John Fannin

John Fannin

John spent four years as an 0351, Infantry Assaulltman in the United States Marine Corps. He deployed twice to the city of Ramadi, Iraq with 3rd Battalion 7th Marines. After leaving the Marine Corps in 2008 John pursued a degree in Kinesiology from Texas Lutheran University. During his time at TLU, John was fortunate enough to play football for a year and serve the local community as a volunteer firefighter. After graduating John worked as a personal trainer for a few years before coming to work at American Grit. John is also the proud owner of a great beard.

War Zone Hong Kong


We all knew there’d be a point of no return when it came to Hong Kong…in the eyes of many, … continue reading

Iraq Not Takin It…Lion Down


Anti-governmental protestors in Iraq were not playing earlier this week when one dude showed up with a lion. Yeah. A … continue reading

BREAKING: Shots Fired At Los Angeles Area High School


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Shots have been fired at an LA County high school. There aren’t a ton of details coming out of LA … continue reading

War Is Weird


So this is sort of a…”This one time in Iraq…” story, but also just some rambling on how weird war … continue reading

Another Red Flag Law Gaff


Man, let us tell you this. Gun grabbers are literally the worst. They will literally stop at nothing to ensure … continue reading

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