One Boot, One Step at a Time, Together - U.S. Elite and Warriors Heart Foundation

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There’s an old proverb "a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step". The journey, unique to each and every one of us, starts beneath one's feet. That journey requires feet on the ground. Solid footing. One foot, one boot. One step at a time. Forward.

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U.S. Elite's Discovery of our Higher Purpose

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U.S. Elite's Owner, Steve Keefer, talks about what else but the meaning of life. Spurred on by a response given to him by his son many years ago, he writes about this quest through U.S. Elite; helping us all achieve a higher purpose. We can all strive for a greater purpose and sometimes the instrument for success is right in front of us. Leave it to kids to come up with great answers to some of life's most difficult questions.

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Stay On The Move With Salomon Forces Footwear

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Salomon has been a huge force in the outdoor sports industry for decades, becoming a top brand for skiers, hikers and mountaineers. Over the past 15 years, their shoes also began to gain a foothold within military and law enforcement special operations units throughout the world.

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Quick Step-Guide for Quicklace Replacement

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In this video, Ed Castellanos and Hugh Rickenbacker give step-by-step directions on how to replace the laces on your Salomon boots.

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Warrior's Way with "Mad Max" Mullen

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The idea of a warrior is defined by those who embody the Warrior Spirit.  He may be retired, but "Mad Max" is still an active member of the tactical community.  Find out more about him in this interview with US Elite's CEO Steve Keefer.

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Mad Max Pays Tribute to Major Thomas Greer

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Howard "Mad Max" Mullen shares a story about a pair of Salomons that remind him of something so much more.

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Bone Induction Headphones [WHAT!!]

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Time to remove the earbuds and take in all that motivates you. The Aftershockz Treckz Air are designed to stay in place and keep up with you during the most rigorous activities.

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Baldy – a True Role Model Fighting the Ultimate Fight

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Too often we memorialize someone when he/she passes. Well I want to turn that upside down and give a shout out to an incredibly special person who I’m proud to call friend and fellow American/human. Stage 4 cancer has a death grip on him but he keeps hanging on (and he’ll kick my ass for outing him!). He lives the ‘Quiet Professional’ ethos through and through but Baldy, may you inspire others as you’ve inspired me and so many! 

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Toolin Around with Sex, Drugs & Rock n’ Roll! A Spiritual Journey with Veterans

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This is a story about a bunch of Veterans, an RV, a U-Haul with a stripper pole, free love, and an education in American history. And on top of all that, we got to see Tool play at The Gorge. What a deeply spiritual experience – a truly epic weekend!

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When Hell Freezes Over

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Tired of the summer heat yet? Take refuge with Steve's memoir as they brave -2 degree temperatures.

Hell yes! I’m talking about the National Toboggan Championship. Camden, Maine. February 9-11, 2017. That was one for the ages. And I’m finally ready to share some of that fateful occasion with you.

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