The Modern Samurai Project Podcast
The MSP Podcast #34: Hilton Yam of 10-8 Performance – Competition, the FBI, 1911s, and Red Dot Pistols

The MSP Podcast #34: Hilton Yam of 10-8 Performance – Competition, the FBI, 1911s, and Red Dot Pistols

August 12, 2019

In today’s episode we speak to retired FBI Agent and owner of 10-8 Performance Hilton Yam. We talk about how his competition background helped him when he joined the FBI, trends in the industry from 1911s to red dot pistols and what the future holds for him.

 

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The MSP Podcast #33: Matt and EJ of X-Ray Alpha – Experienced Warfighters’ on Getting Better

The MSP Podcast #33: Matt and EJ of X-Ray Alpha – Experienced Warfighters’ on Getting Better

July 14, 2019

Today we have SOF Veterans Matt and EJ. Together they run X-Ray Alpha Training Company. In this episode they give their views on speed, accuracy, and how to get better. Listen with an open mind, their views may surprise you.

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The MSP Podcast #32: BJ Norris – How a World Champion Balances Speed and Accuracy

The MSP Podcast #32: BJ Norris – How a World Champion Balances Speed and Accuracy

July 7, 2019

Today we have World Champion competitive shooter BJ Norris. We discuss his 20 year career in the shooting sports. How he switches between different shooting disciplines. And why speed and accuracy are not mutually exclusive.

                 

 

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The MSP Podcast #31: Bryan Veliz  of Slytac Training

The MSP Podcast #31: Bryan Veliz of Slytac Training

June 25, 2019

In this episode, we talk to Bryan Veliz of Slytac Training. 8 year LE, SWAT team member and part of the Centrifuge Training instructor cadre.

We talk about he overcame the limitations of a small department, his philosophy on the how and why you need to get better, and his take on how to get officers who aren't "gun guys" to train.

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The MSP Podcast #30: Gabriel Rivera - Instructor Expectations From A Guy Whose Job Is To Train

The MSP Podcast #30: Gabriel Rivera - Instructor Expectations From A Guy Whose Job Is To Train

June 10, 2019

On the show today is my buddy Gabe Rivera from Orange County, California SWAT. Besides his normal duties as a SWAT Officer, he is charged with finding, taking, and bringing training to his department. We discuss his experiences and what he looks for in a quality instructor.

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The MSP Podcast #29: Kerry Davis – Shooter Ready? Stand by! Get Your Tourniquet On!

The MSP Podcast #29: Kerry Davis – Shooter Ready? Stand by! Get Your Tourniquet On!

May 27, 2019

In this episode my friend Kerry Davis of Dark Angel Medical and I talk about his background as a combat medic. Why he started Dark Angel Medical. How his classes will get your heart rate up. And why you aren’t really a complete badass if you don’t how to stop the bleed.

 

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The MSP Podcast #28: Brian Hill - The Complete Combatant

The MSP Podcast #28: Brian Hill - The Complete Combatant

May 20, 2019

In this episode, my friend Brian Hill and I talk about growing up in the Martial Arts culture. Getting our glass ceilings shattered by UFC 1. How pistol shooting mirrors the progression of the martial arts. And what instructors and students should do to get better.

 

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The MSP Podcast #27: John Murphy - A Gateway to the Self-Reliant Lifestyle

The MSP Podcast #27: John Murphy - A Gateway to the Self-Reliant Lifestyle

May 12, 2019

Joining me today is my friend John Murphy of FPF Training. John is a former Marine whose life goal is to learn and help others face the challenges of the self-reliant armed citizen lifestyle. We discuss who he has learned from and his plans to take his classes nationwide.

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The MSP Podcast #26: Tim Gramins - Lessons Learned from the Fight

The MSP Podcast #26: Tim Gramins - Lessons Learned from the Fight

April 29, 2019

In Today’s episode we dive into Skokie, IL Police Sgt Tim Gramins’ gunfight with a lone bank robber. We talk about the fight and the lessons he learned from it, but more importantly, why you also need to be a student.

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The MSP Podcast #25: Zee Durham - Finding Value in Yourself and Others

The MSP Podcast #25: Zee Durham - Finding Value in Yourself and Others

April 24, 2019

Zee Durham  is a Green Beret, BJJ Black Belt, and Owner of Instructor Zee Training discusses how he developed his philosophy of finding value in yourself, others, and how you train.

 

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