Episode 80- Honoring Pat Rogers with Wayne Dobbs, Justin Dyal and Darryl Bolke

From 1946 to 2016 planet earth was fortunate enough to be graced by a giant among men. The gunfighters’ gunfighter, the riflemans’ rifleman, the Marine’s Marine, the cops’ cop and the firearms instructor’s instructor one Patrick Rogers. Today I hosted a roundtable with three guy’s who spent a large amount of time with Pat. DB from the west coast, Wayne from Texas and Justin Dyal from the east coast. Their locations alone speak to the broad spanning legacy Pat left on the shooting community. Caution there is some ‘Colorful Language’ in this episode. Thanks for letting me host this episode to pay tribute to such great man.

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Episode 73-How to Mingle with Shelley Hill

Today my guest is Shelley Hill one half of The Complete Combatant. Shelley host a women’s only event every year known as ‘The Mingle’. The event brings in ladies from around the country to network and take various shooting and continuing education classes. If you’re interested in sponsoring the event or attending this episode is all about ‘How To Mingle’!

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Episode 72-All The HiTS with Wayne and DB

DB and Wayne join me for this episode to talk about the Hard Wired Tactical Shooting two second standards. We discuss how two LEO’s from very different departments were studying operational shootings and how the two second standards were formed. We also apply the concept to the armed citizen perspective and how employing these standards as part of your training can keep you safe during the encounter and the legal aftermath.

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Episode 63-Carrying While Injured w Steve Moses

Steve Moses is back and this time he is in the studio! I managed to get Steve on a day he was in OKC and wearing a cast. I have had a number of injuries over the years, hazards of the profession I guess, that have prevented me from being able to deploy into the public with my favorite carry rig. Steve and I discuss several factors you the armed citizen absolutely must consider if you’re the ‘wounded baby gazelle at the watering hole’ one of my favorite a DB’ism’s.

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Episode 62-Pat Rogers Revolver Round-up w DB

Hope ya missed us we’re back!!! I just returned from the longest solo road trip of my life and visited the one and only Gunsite Academy to fellowship and pay tribute to the late Pat Rogers. Darryl joins this week and we recap the weekend and all the awesome things that took place in Paulden AZ. If you have ever wanted to learn the art of the revolver this event is a great place to do it and to pay tribute to one of the most influential instructors of the last 100yrs.

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Episode 55-Mentor’s 1 Year of the Podcast

Who are your mentor’s? Are you a mentor….well if you are a member of the greater gun toting community I will answer that for you, YES you are. I recap some of the guest of the podcast and their particular impact on me. Today we celebrate the 1 year anniversary of the Podcast thank YOU for your support.

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Episode 54- LEARN TO ADAPT!!

DB is back again. Weaver, Iso stance whats better? Well the short answer is neither and both! Learn to adapt is the best answer. DB and I take a pretty deep dive into WHY its good to have all the tools at your disposal.

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Episode 48- Knowledge Vs. Learning with DB

DB is back from a sabbatical and mentoring journey through the history of some modern day southern California gun fighters. Today we talk the difference in Knowledge and Learning. There seems to be a trend of ignoring knowledge from the past about the realities of armed defense. DB is a not only a historian but also possess a great deal of knowledge on the subject and from time to time needs to send the rest of us for a Reality Check!

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Episode 42- “Know Thy Self” Becoming An Effective Gunfighter Part 2.

Darryl Bolke is back again for a follow on to the S Dave episode. As an LEO we are often in the “Prisoner Taking” role or the “People Management” role in our daily duties. DB and I unpack several differences between “Gunfighting” and “Fighting when a gun is involved”. As a defensive carrier it is important to make the distinction between fighting with a gun and gunfighting.

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Episode 40- To Wound or not to wound……A Reality Check with DB

This podcast topic quite possibly takes the Darwin Training Award for this century. An agency has decided that training shooting to “wound” is now somewhere on the scale of reasonably necessary…..I do believe I have seen and heard it all at this point. For those armed citizens out there, just don’t. Darryl Bolke joins me again and after the steam stopped coming out of our ears from the abject recklessness of this concept we put our heads together for a Podcast. We called on our combined years of actual knowledge on the subject to tell you the listener SHOOTING TO WOUND IS A TERRIBLE IDEA.

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