Jason McCarthy: Rucking, Embracing the Suck, and Community Building Through Fitness
Jason McCarthy is the founder and CEO of GORUCK. While serving in Special Forces, GORUCK was born and the goal was simple: build a rucksack with life or death quality standards that would thrive from Baghdad to NYC. Jason is also the co-founder and CEO of Sandlot, an organization that empowers everyone into fitness with the tools they need to workout with real people in the real world.We get into Jason’s background and the origin story of GORUCK, the extensive benefits of rucking, and building community through fitness.•This episode of The Ready State Podcast is brought to you by Sleepme. Kelly and Juliet love a weighted blanket but most weighted blankets make you way too hot. They believe that Sleepme has created the greatest weighted blanket of all time. You get all the benefits of sleeping under something heavy, but none of the night sweats. If you want a weighted blanket with thermoregulation, head over to sleep.me/trs to learn more and save on the purchase of any new Cube or Dock Pro Sleep System. Take advantage of our exclusive discount and wake up feeling refreshed, everyday!•This episode of The Ready State Podcast is brought to you by LMNT, a tasty electrolyte drink mix with everything you need and nothing you don’t. That means lots of salt -- with no sugar. LMNT is formulated to help anyone with their electrolyte needs and is perfectly suited to folks following a keto, low-carb, or paleo diet. As you may have heard, the TRS office and studio is cold, like really cold. One thing that has made a huge difference is sipping on hot LMNT. Replacing electrolytes and staying toasty - Yes, please! And right now, order through our link and you receive a free sample pack with all of LMNT’s flavors. Go to DrinkLMNT.com/TRS and check it out!
Joyce Shulman is Co-Founder and CEO of 99 Walks and Jetti Fitness, two wellness and walking lifestyle brands on a mission to forge connection and inspire millions to walk their way to better.Throughout her personal and professional life, Joyce’s regular walking practice has been her key for...
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