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We all have things we are good at, but there are few of us that have been so good at something that you broke a world record. Michael Eckert has mastered the pull-up and formerly broke the Guinness World Record with 50 pull-ups in one minute. Not only is Eckert a pull-up extraordinaire, but he...

Team USA weightlifter Kate Vibert has already made a name for herself in international competition. The 20-year old had a dominant 2018 that included her taking home first place at 2018 USAW Junior National Championships (63 kg) and 2018 USAW National Championships (69 kg). She set two world...

Marissa Ierna was two weeks away from graduating high school, enjoying her summer, and preparing for college. Her world stopped when she was informed that she had stage 4 alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare form of soft tissue cancer that had wrapped itself around the bones and nerves of her right...

Hunter Woodhall beat that odds. As a double amputee at a young age, he was told he wouldn't be able to walk. Hunter didn't let that hold him back from having a childhood centered around sports. His drive and relentlessness has led him to podiums across the world and now competing in the most...

Tim Crockett has plenty of experience out on the water, as he served in the Royal Marines Special Boat Service, but there's not much he could do to prepare for the challenge he's currently attempting. Crockett is currently rowing across the Atlantic Ocean, also known as the Talisker Whisky...

On the track, Chari Hawkins pretty much does it all. As a heptathlete, she competes in seven events, including 100-meter hurdles, high jump, shot put, 200-meter dash, long jump, javelin, and 800-meter run.

Jesse Iwuji isn't your typical NASCAR driver. It seems that most drivers have been racing from very young ages and have been dedicating their lives to racing. Jesse had two major commitments that occupied his focus before professional driving even became a reality: football and the Navy. 

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Freddy Rodriguez lives in the same town as fallen Navy SEAL Lt. Michael Murphy. Murphy won the Medal of Honor for his courageous and brave act of exposing his body to a storm of gunfire in order to contact his headquarters to request assistance in a dire situation.  Though Rodriguez never served...

Harrison Maurus is just 18-years old and is dominating the weightlifting world. His clean & jerk at the World Weightlifting Championships in November 2018 set a new senior American record. The young record-setter is preparing himself for a 2020 Olympic run with Team USA. 

Megan Henry went from a collegiate field hockey player, to enlisting in the Army, to being a 2014 Winter Olympics hopeful in Skeleton within a few years. Her dedication to fitness and athletics makes this no shock. Her dedication to her athletic career was tested when she suffered a...

At a young age, David Taylor envisioned himself at the top of podiums. Dreams have become  reality as Taylor has asserted himself as one of the best wrestlers in the world. His first-place finish at the 2018 World Championship's proved that to be true. 

We talked with David about his childhood...

Jeremy Smith was born with Dwarfism, but he hasn't let that slow him down from dominating life, especially in the weight room. One peep at his Instagram (@jsmith_fitness) and you'll not only be wowed by his talents, but you'll also be inspired how he's overcoming the hand he's been dealt. 

Blaine McConnell spent his youth and college years focused football and on dominating the gridiron. After he hung up the cleats, he switched his focus to actual iron with CrossFit. McConnell has now found another sport to focus on. 

Epic Charity Challenge, founded by retired Navy SEAL Lance Cummings, has raised over $330,000.00 for select charities. Epic Charity Challenge is a self-funded yearly event that focuses our fundraising efforts on select Non Profits that match our goals and values.

Former Navy SEAL John Allen was once in the shoes of many of the special operators he helps today. He was fresh out of the Teams and wasn't really sure what his next step was going to be. How was he going to provide for his family? A few connections and events later, and Elite Meet was...

Clark Impastato went from an 80's military movie lover, to Navy SEAL, to beard-care entrepreneur. With an interesting story like Clark's, we had to feature him as a Warrior.

 Sean Clayton knows as well as anyone that transitioning out of the military is rarely a smooth movement.  With unhealthy vices filling the void left by his military service, he knew he needed to turn his life around. Looking for something else to dedicate his time to, he found obstacle course...

Valhalla's Forge is a company like no other.  Run by retired Navy SEAL Jimmy Hintzke, the business specializes in custom metal and woodwork and has been doing so for over 20 years.  When I say “custom” metal and woodwork, I mean CUSTOM stuff.  This is not some run-of-the-mill plaque shop where...

The transition out of military service is never simple, but Three Points Racing is here to help military veterans transition their skills to the race track. 

Taylor Canfield has taken a different path than most after his departure from the US Navy SEALs. Canfield is currently racing in the K&N Pro Series with aspirations of racing at the highest level of NASCAR. 

Former Navy SEAL Dan Cnossen lost both of his legs while serving our country, but that didn't deter him from getting back into shape. Not only did he just get in shape, he became a Paralympic biathlete and cross-country skier. Cnossen earned a gold medal at the 2018 Winter Paralympics in the...

David Hippensteel is a five-time CrossFit Games Masters athlete and the 3x reigning champion of the Masters 60+ Division. A former triathlete and decathlete, he started CrossFit in 2012 and enjoyed early success at the CrossFit Games before finally winning in 2016. Aside from his CrossFit Games...

Brian Ribera is the founder of Military Mobility, a non-profit that gives military veterans the chance to get back into a team environment after making the transition out of service. Brian, a Navy SEAL officer, discussed with us his childhood aspirations to be a SEAL, how Military Mobility came...

Cory Procter's years of fighting in the trenches for three NFL teams earns him the title of a Kill Cliff Warrior. Procter spent six years in the National Football League as an interior offensive lineman, splitting his time between the Detroit Lions, Dallas Cowboys, and Miami Dolphins. Procter...

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Lex Gillette

by KILL CLIFF / August 15, 2018

Lex Gillette may have lost his eyesight, but once he got a taste of track and field, he never lost his vision. 

From the Air Force Academy to the Navy SEALs to swimming across the English Channel, John Doolittle has always been looking for ways to serve others. These aspirations led him to get involved with the Tampa Bay Frogman Swim, which benefits the Navy SEAL Foundation.  

Alden Mills has held many titles in his lifetime including Navy SEAL, coach, motivational speaker, husband, father, and son, but the one you likely recognize him from is an entrepreneur in his ventures with the Perfect Pushup and Perfect Fitness. 

A regular day on the job forever changed the life of Keith Miner. On May 8th, 2000, Miner was pulled into a wood-chipper due to the mistake of a co-worker. The wood-chipper was able to get a hold of Miner's right arm and he lost his hand as the result. Four days in the hospital and two surgeries...

Former NFL running back Justin Forsett has retired from football, but he hasn't stepped away from the game completely.