The Modern Samurai Project Podcast
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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The MSP Podcast #24: Adam Garnier - Cali LE on Gun Laws and the Future of RDS Pistols for Police

The MSP Podcast #24: Adam Garnier - Cali LE on Gun Laws and the Future of RDS Pistols for Police

April 11, 2019

Today's discussion is with my friend Adam Garnier. Adam is a California LEO with 15 years on the job. We discuss the recent back and forth regarding Cali gun/magazine laws and why he thinks RDS Pistols are the inevitable future for the police.

 

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The MSP Podcast #23: Michael Green - The Complete Warrior

The MSP Podcast #23: Michael Green - The Complete Warrior

March 27, 2019

So stoked to talk to my friend Michael Green of Green Ops. SF Veteran, Master Class USPSA Competitor, BJJ Blue belt, and Crossfit enthusiast. He talks why being a complete warrior is the best path.

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The MSP Podcast #22: Chuck Pressburg - Been There, Done That, But Still Trying to Get Better

The MSP Podcast #22: Chuck Pressburg - Been There, Done That, But Still Trying to Get Better

March 16, 2019

We talk with Chuck Pressburg of Presscheck Consulting. A 20+ year veteran of Army SOF units, he explains why and how he still wants to get better.

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The MSP Podcast #21: Matt Landfair – Help People on the Internet? Good God Why Would You Do That?

The MSP Podcast #21: Matt Landfair – Help People on the Internet? Good God Why Would You Do That?

March 11, 2019

Today we talk to my good friend Matt Landfair. An LEO for 20+ years, he took on the daunting task of starting Primary and Secondary. We discuss why he did it, the community’s growth over the years and how it has made people better.

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