The Homework Project
Episode 1: War Machine

May 1, 2020

The North Face | The Homework Project with Johnny Collinson - War Machine

The North Face athlete and big mountain skier Johnny Collinson kicks off The Homework Project and shows us how to make our very own strength training device, the War Machine.

Class is in session with our new series, The Homework Project, which gives you a front-row seat as our team athletes share their best tips, tricks, creative quests, and more—all from their own homes.

In our first episode, we get a little homeschooling in strength training with big mountain skier, Johnny Collinson. The first assignment? Build your own War Machine.

What you'll need:

  • 7-mm cordelette
  • 1 pulley
  • 1 120-cm sling
  • 2 60-cm sling
  • 3 carabiners
  • 2 PVC pipes
  • Saw
  • Drill
  • 1/4-in. drill bit
  • Climbing tape
  • Paracord


Gear Crafted for any workout