PRESS: GORUCK’s MACV-1 Was Inspired by Vietnam-Era Jungle Boots


From Tactical-Life:

“GORUCK is best known for its rucksacks, apparel and rucking events, but the Florida-based company is now stepping—see what we did there?—into the footwear world with its new MACV-1 jungle rucking boot.

The shoe is a collaboration between three people: GORUCK founder and 10th Special Forces Group veteran Jason McCarthy; Paul Litchfield, creator of the Reebok Pump and senior director of GORUCK footwear; and Richard Rice, a 5th Special Forces Group veteran who spent 30 years in the Army, including as part of MACV-SOG. Together, they spent four years developing the MACV-1.”

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