For Love of the Game

For Love of the Game

A colleague once asked me when I returned from war, “How did you manage the fear of death?” The answer is fairly simple. We know life has pain and ends with death. The real question is, “What are you going to do about it?” You see the secret is to stare that reality...
True Commitment

True Commitment

Prior to training starting, if you would have asked all of the 135 BUD/S students who began our class if they were committed to graduating and becoming a SEAL, every single one of them would have said “yes”. However, at the end of Hell Week, only 20...
The Correlation between Performance and Confidence

The Correlation between Performance and Confidence

“We were all rooting for you, but none of us thought you were going to make it”. That’s a quote from my wife when someone from my hometown expressed they were shocked that I have become a Navy SEAL – and their opinion wasn’t completely unfair....
A Confidence Journey

A Confidence Journey

“We were all rooting for you, but none of us thought you were actually going to make it.” That’s a quote from my wife about how people from my hometown reacted to me becoming a Navy SEAL. We weren’t married when she felt that way, and this was revealed to me many...
The Tire Flip Challenge

The Tire Flip Challenge

Compete across the nation for the best time! Think your program has what it takes to earn the title? Check out the current leaderboard and contact us to discuss this as part of your application drills at your next Stonewall event. One Team. One Fight. Current College...