Overcoming Obstacles

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Backblasts

10 faithful PAX in the gloom. YHC kicks it off with disclaimer and a gut check. There are lots of obstacles in life. It’s just that simple. If you want to achieve your dreams you have to put in the work. Nothing worth having comes easy. 10 lifelong lessons to overcome obstacles, to succeed and […]

Salute Our Troops

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Backblasts

  15 Strong Pax fought their way out of the fartsack to come honor the troops, get dirty, and support the VQ. It was a perfect gloom, 66 degrees and breezy.  Some veterans were understandably absent, nursing wounds from the recent Spartan battle, yet several Spartan soldiers burst through the gloom to continue the fight this […]

Anniversary Block Party

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Backblasts

When special days fall on a Wednesday, some of us tend to celebrate the entire week instead of just the day. 13 HIM posted in the NE Florida Spring gloom for this anniversary block party. It has been said if you don’t know your history, you are doomed to repeat it. Well, it has become […]

Mindful Movement

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Backblasts

10 HIM’s of the Badlands assembled on a breezy and cool April morning to sharpen iron, enjoy some Broga and Fellowship. As the appointed hour drew near YHC was particularly glad to see that 9 other PAX were as excited as me to post this morning. Today was about mindfulness…mindful thinking, mindful actions and mindful […]

Dynamic Duo / Judgement Day

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Backblasts

Eleven PAX were NOT scared of “melting” and arrived at Badland’s ready to accept the Q’s challenge of “not being THAT GUY!” (THAT GUY who fartsacks, later reads the Backblast and Slack comments and wishes he had went to F3!) Unfortunately, there were several THAT GUYS on this wet Monday morning. Although the forecast indicated […]

Obstacles

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Backblasts

After many a night of Spartan obstacle nightmares and lost sleep due to the anxiety of climbing up a darn rope, YHC decided (albeit late in the process) to help himself and everyone with the obstacles in their life. Warm Up PAX was requested to YELL “Halt” at the end of each warm up exercise […]

The Transformed Life

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Backblasts

This week was an eye opening one for YHC and other brothers who are doing the Spartan Race. We train hard but we don’t spend enough time in recovery. Many PAX are nursing shoulder, back and hamstring injuries including YHC. Sometimes YHC needs to throw the pride and expectations out the window to realize what […]

Better Bring A Hard Hat

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Backblasts

After a quickly moving storm blew through yesterday the morning air was crisp with a slightly noticeable breeze.  Your Q in charge got to the AO early to determine if our construction site would be suitable for the planned beatdown. Yes, indeed it would be a beautiful morning for what Osteen would refer to as […]