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Introducing Stew Smith – Our U.S. Correspondent

Hello, I am Stew Smith and I am very excited to be working with Raptor Weight Vest as a trainer and blogger / video blogger to create new content using the Raptor Weight Vest.

Stew Smith

Here is a little history about me for those of you who are unfamiliar. I am a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, a former Navy SEAL Lieutenant, and author of several fitness books such as Tactical Fitness, The Complete Guide to Navy SEAL Fitness, Maximum Fitness, The Special Ops Workouts, and SWAT Fitness.

I have also written more than 700 articles and sell over 40 eBooks for and  I also consult and present with the government in the area of troop physical development through my non-profit training program called – Heroes of Tomorrow.

I have worked professionally in the tactical fitness (military, police, fire fighter, rescue, and special ops) arena for nearly 20 years focusing on a specialty of helping people become a member of any unit that requires a rigorous selection phase and physical fitness test.

Of course, many of my readers just want to lose weight and keep it off.  I have trained athletes in College, Olympians, and Professional Sports (Hockey and Baseball.) and certified by the National Strength and Conditioning Association as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS).  I speak often at fitness conferences that focus on the Tactical Athlete.

You may have seen me in this fun TV segment I did for The National Geographic Channels – “Fight Science” and have appeared in several newspaper and magazine features to include Washington Post, Men’s Fitness, Men’s Health, and Sports Illustrated to name a few.