Maybe you’re still not sure about GORUCK yet (what exactly is this, again?) but you want to do something because everyone tells you how great the people are and that it’s worth it. They’re right by the way and welcome to GORUCK Light. It means lighter vibe, lighter loads and less time commitment, which means more time to party with your class after you’re done.
Fun fact: never sign up and you’ll never know. But the average completion rate of those who show up is 100%. If you can do a 5K, you can earn the GORUCK Light patch.
The weight in your rucksack aka backpack makes it rucking. The amount you carry is based on your weight:
Under 150 lbs.
150 lbs. and Over
There are a few things you absolutely need for your Light:
As a team, you will also need one 15 lb. team weight and one American Flag.