"The Goruck Heavy is 24hrs+ of teamwork based on special forces training. This particular "class" was extra special in that all participants were over 40 (we let a couple of youngsters in at the last minute). It included 2 finishers in their 60s
The photo here was taken after 24.5 hrs of constant movement. Everyone carried a ruck weighing upwards of 40lbs, we covered 45 miles on foot including 13hrs carrying am additional 60lb sandbag each. The event was emotional including visits to Arlington Nafional Cemetary, and the Vietnam War Memorial in DC
Custom Ink rushed through an order of over 40 tees of outstanding quality. The front shows an ancient spearhead with the words "VETUS BELLATOR" or "Old Warrior".
The back simply says "Growing Old is Mandatory. Growing Up is Optional"
A variation of this design has also been sold to raise money for the Green Beret Foundation raising over $500"
- Webb (May 21, 2013)