10-12 HOURS, 15-20 MILES. THE ORIGINAL CHALLENGE. AVERAGE COMPLETION RATE: 94%

Tough Patch
We challenge you to put your team before yourself. We teach you how to lead, how to follow, and how to overcome adversity together. And you get to keep these lessons with you for the rest of your life. This is the original GORUCK Event, the one where we prove to you that you are capable of so much more than you ever thought possible when you work as a team. Earn the GORUCK Tough patch and you’ll find out that it’s a way of life and a community with some of the best people you could ever hope to meet.

 

 

 

WHY GORUCK TOUGH?

 

Time

10-12 Hours

The perfect amount of time to turn your group of individuals into a team, and then some.

 

Time

15-20 Miles

There’s no better guided tour of any city in the world, but it’s meant to be a challenge.

 

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Weight Requirement

The weight in your rucksack makes it rucking. If you are under 150 lbs., carry a 20 LB weight and if you are over 150 lbs. carry 30.

 

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Service Action

As a team, you are expected to organize yourselves prior and pick something in your community that makes it a better place. This is service, nothing more nothing less.