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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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Patrick Kelley has been shooting for a long time. He is an avid competitor, mostly known his shooting on the TV show “3 Gun Nation”. Patrick starting shooting bowling pins and bullseyes and quick moved on to practical shooting. Patrick has an active YouTube channel and still competes at various

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Andrew Branca is a lawyer who specializes in self-defense cases. Andrew has been a guest before on both the podcast as well as the Shooter’s Summit. On this show, we get into some updates in the legal system and then talk about defending your castle and the legalities around it.

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Hilton Yam is a retired FBI Agent who spent a career putting away violent criminals and teaching firearms. He got started in shooting by competing in IPSC and learning about firearms from Bruce Gray. Along the way, Hilton began his work on 1911 guns and eventually formed his company, 10-8

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Christian Sailer just won the USPSA Area 6 Championship and is only 18 years old. He’s on his way to becoming a National Champion and from there he hope to win at the upcoming World Shoot. Christian only started shooting a couple of years ago but he comes from a

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Wayne Black is a security expert. His company, Wayne Black and Associates handles executive protection, security and investigations for a lot of high profile clients. Some of those clients also include churches and synagogues who now face threats every day. With the recent attacks on our religious institutions, I reached

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Kita Busse is a movement coach for shooting who mostly teaches competitive shooters how to move better. Kita’s company 180 Firearms Training teaches all over the world and Kita has an extremely busy schedule. Kita also competes in USPSA and provides feedback on videos sent to her where she can

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CompetitionFirearmsGearInterviewLivePodcast

Keith Garcia is a champion 3 Gun competitor with mad skills when it comes to shooting. I’ve been fortunate to have Keith on as a guest for several of the Shooting Summits as well as live YouTube events. This recording is the audio from my last live show this past

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Dave Spaulding was a part of law enforcement for 36 years. During that time he was on his agency’s SWAT team, worked narcotics and was a trainer. Dave has gone to multiple schools and taught at law enforcement conferences and seminars. When Dave retired, he went on to become a

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Mike Greene worked as detective for the NYPD for many years. During that time he handled a lot of cases as well as developed a skill set when dealing with the criminal element. Mike used those skills to write a book on surviving travel to New York City. In my

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Keith Tyler is a law enforcement officer out West and a competitive shooter in USPSA. He’s reached the rank of Grandmaster and is also a firearms instructor. Keith has designed a unique program for his training academy that lasts seven months long. One of the nice things about Keith is

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