About Us

Behind The Brand

Grit is defined as: firmness of character, unyielding courage in the face of hardship or danger.
At Grit Gear Apparel® we honor all military, police, fire, public service, and patriotic Americans, both men and women regardless of color, creed or religion. 
Our brand represents the love and freedom for our country the heroism of all our men and women and the principles of what this wonderful country was built on. 
Our goal is to regenerate the sense of patriotism and to spark the American Pride with-in us. To "STAND TOGETHER" in the toughest times and become victorious.  To preserve all our freedoms, to honor our flag, and to respect the men and women who have fought and died for us to have these freedoms. 
Wear our brand with pride with a sense of patriotism and as a statement for the LOVE of our country.
Whether you're military, public official, or civilian, our brand is for you. Together We Stand as Americans.
Personal Note: (Rich) Unable to serve in the military due to a medical condition, I have always had a passion to serve my country in some capacity. Over the years I've done little things around the area in which I lived but I still was longing for something more. Well, with more than 40 years experience in the graphic and silk-screening business and running a business doing things for businesses around the area, one day it hit me, make a Patriotic Apparel brand that honors both our Military and Constitution, so I founded Grit Gear Apparel, with one objective in mind, to regenerate patriotism. Our designs are a brain storm of my thoughts and ideas that are both to the point and family safe. I also wanted to make sure that I used as much as USA made products that I could find to put my designs on. Right now ALL our apparel (textile) is USA made and printed in the the great state of Ohio. My wife and I spent months going through different apparel companies to find the best quality tees to print on and being American Made. At Grit Gear Apparel you can be assured that you are getting a quality item when ordering from us. We never settle for anything but the best, and we'll go out of our way to make sure you are satisfied with your purchase and become a happy customer.
When purchasing a Grit Gear Apparel® item a portion of the profits will be donated to help our Vets through different reputable charities.
You truly will see and feel the difference of our apparel.
We ship Monday thru Friday; (we're with our families on the weekends and all national holidays) to ensure you receive your order fast and efficiently. We process all orders promptly and get them shipped out in a timely matter.
We are constantly adding new items, so make sure to check back often.
Rich & Sharen Gunther - Founders/Owners ~ Grit Gear Apparel®


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