Tim Burke - Creator & Co-Founder of The Tactical Games
Our 41st episode is here and it’s a good one! Our guest this week is Tim Burke, the creator/co-founder of The Tactical Games, an athletic event that combines functional fitness and military training. Tim spent just shy of 24 years in the US Army. Starting off in the 82ndAirborne Division, Tim quickly made the transition to Special Forces. After serving a number of years in 7th Special Forces Group, Tim spent time as an instructor at the USAJFKSWCS teaching Green Berets.
Host Mark Zinno and Tim chat about the creation of The Tactical Games, Tim’s gymnastics background, how joining his friend for a meeting with a recruiter changed his life, how mowing his church’s grass gave him a new perspective, details of his incredibly difficult Green Beret training, multiple stories from his 24-year military career, and more.