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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 23rd Aug 2012

WEIGHT VEST FOR THE MILITARY

Weight Vests Part of Military Training The first word that comes to mind when military training is the topic of conversation, is the versatility of those in the military. Military men train …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 17th Aug 2012

FULLY PREPARE FOR YOUR PACK TEST

FULLY PREPARE FOR YOUR PACK TEST Importance of the Pack Test Three miles, a 45 lb pack, and only 45 minutes to finish. The Pack Test is an important test required of all firefighters, to ass …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 14th Aug 2012

ASCEND TO HIGHER ROCK CLIMBING HEIGHTS

Grow Stronger, Climb Higher For those who are interested to expand their rock climbing experiences, to climb higher and to increase individual capabilities, a weight vest is a great tool to …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 8th Aug 2012

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

We recently were asked a good question about our line of products. The question was meant to discover the differences between our V-Max, V-Force and Box weight vests. To best answer that question w …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 6th Aug 2012

CALLING ALL WALKERS, RUNNERS, AND HIKERS!

Improve Your Workouts The goal of a runner, hiker, and walker is apparent, they want to go run, walk, and hike. These types of activities are meant to work more of a person’s back and legs. W …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 28th Jun 2012

NEW WEIGHT VEST CHOOSER TOOL

You would never wear bowling shoes to run a 5k, why would you use just any weight vest for your specific training? This is exactly why we offer over 51 weight vest designs with over 25 variations, so …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 26th Mar 2012

WEIGHT VEST PULLUPS

Wearing the 40 lb V-MAX, see how Mike does these pull ups without breaking a sweat as his cool down. …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 9th Nov 2011

WHICH VEST FOR ME? PART TWO

Long Vests vs. Short Vests As I said in the previous post, I recommend long vests for walking and running. If you plan to do any activity that requires overhead arm movements, you may …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 9th Nov 2011

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARINE CORPS!

Weightvest.com, Inc. salutes the men and women serving the United States of America as members of the U.S. Marine Corps. We are extremely proud of all those who fight to protect this great nation. We …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 9th Nov 2011

ALL AROUND BEST WEIGHT VEST?

If asked which weight vest would I choose if I had one choice it would be the 45 lb short narrow and here’s why. First, the 45 short does not ride on my stomach, I like that because I do sit ups and l …

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Posted by Jeff Egbert on 8th Nov 2011

WHICH VEST IS RIGHT FOR ME? PART ONE

This is a common question when considering weight vest training for the first time. The answer can vary depending on your fitness goals. I will address this question in series of blogs over the next f …

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