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Arik

Full time law enforcement officer and firearms instructor. Also a competitive shooter. Avid gear, guns and tactics aficionado. Bringing value to the shooting world...

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FirearmsGearInterviewLivePodcast

This is a “Part II” episode from a previous session I did with Jon “MochaBear” Dufresne where he talked about low light shooting. We didn’t get to cover using Night Vision goggles, so I finally was able to sit down and record it with him. If you haven’t heard it,

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FirearmsInterviewLivePodcastTacticsTraining

William Petty is a rising star in the tactical training arena. Petty, who is a law enforcement officer, has developed a highly popular vehicle tactics class that is now being taught by certified instructors around the country. We operate with and within vehicles all day long so it is necessary

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FirearmsInterviewPodcastTacticsTraining

I wanted to replay an earlier episode (number 64) of the podcast on the 12 year anniversary of when Officer Jared Reston was shot multiple times in a shooting. Jared is a true warrior who overcame the odds and won the gunfight. Lots of lessons to learn… Have you ever

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CompetitionFirearmsGearHollywoodInterviewPodcast

Michael Bane is one of the top producers in the gun entertainment business. For over 20 years, he has created and sometimes hosted several of the top gun centric television shows on the Outdoor Channel including, “Shooting Gallery”, “Gun Stories with Joe Mantegna”, and “Best Defense”. Michael also has over

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FirearmsInterviewPodcast

This is a replay of episode 110 from back in May 2019. After the horrible attack at the church in White Settlement, Texas I felt compelled to re-release this episode specifically since it deals with how to protect your church and synagogues. Two institutions under attack. Wayne Black is a

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CompetitionFirearmsInterviewPodcastUncategorized

So long 2019 and hello 2020. In this final episode of the year, I look back at the top three episodes (in terms of downloads) in the past three months. JJ Racazza, Ron Avery and Yong Lee. All top competitive shooters and all were involved in law enforcement (interesting…) JJ

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CompetitionFirearmsInterviewPodcastTacticsTraining

This episode comes from the 2016 Shooter’s Summit. I was asked about releasing this episode into the wild from a fan of the show. Bennie Cooley has been a legend in the 3 Gun community with some of the top stars of both 3 Gun and modern warriors all learning

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CompetitionFirearmsGearInterviewLivePodcast

This is the audio replay of the Live Q&A I did with Frank Proctor. Frank is a former special operations soldier and firearms instructor. Frank also competes in USPSA at the grandmaster level. We discuss shooting, firearms as well as take questions from the live session on YouTube. Here is

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CompetitionFirearmsGearInterviewLive

This is the video of the live session I did with Frank Proctor talking about shooting and taking your questions.

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