Unload and Show Clear

Unload and Show Clear

www.unloadpodcast.com
Countering the media’s negative image of gun culture by introducing you to the amazing men and women who are involved in IDPA - International Defensive Pistol Association. Focusing on people, not politics.


USC152 - Kimiko Donahue from Tucson, AZ
Jun 11 • 36 min
USC151 - Cody Hudson from Knoxville, TN
Jun 4 • 41 min
Today we meet Cody Hudson (A109900) from Knoxville, Tennessee. Cody is a 13-year veteran of law-enforcement, now serving as an investigator for a Federal Agency. He is also a black belt in Brazilian Jiujitsu and is co-host of the Gunjitsu Podcast. He…
USC150 - Lynn Webb from Oxford, MS
May 21 • 36 min
Today we meet Lynn Webb (A50754) from Oxford, Mississippi. Lynn is a now firearms instructor after retiring from a 25-year law enforcement career. Better known to her friends as “Cornbread,” Lynn joined IDPA in 2012 and is a Sharpshooter in Compact…
USC149 - It’s the People
May 14 • 25 min
As the national Coronavirus lockdowns wreck the 2020 shooting season, shooters are missing the things they love most about the sport: the people. Listen for voices of former guests in today’s show. This Season of Unload and Show Clear is powered by: …
USC148 - Kevin Martinez from Santa Fe, NM
May 7 • 35 min
Today we meet Kevin Martinez (A47540) from Santa Fe, New Mexico. Kevin has been a UPS driver for over 17 years and now serves as IDPA State Coordinator for New Mexico. He joined IDPA in 2011 and is a Sharpshooter in seven divisions. This Season of…
USC147 - Bob Slabaugh from Mather, CA
Apr 30 • 42 min
Today we meet Bob Slabaugh (A110420) from Mather, California. Bob is a retired police officer, the son of a police officer, and the eighth member of his family to serve in the same department. His brothers introduced him to IDPA in 2014 and he’s been…
USC 146 - Clint Bowen from Winston, GA
Apr 23 • 42 min
Today we sit down for a chat with Distinguished Master Clint Bowen from Winston, Georgia (A52731). Clint is a small-business owner who got started shooting and reloading at a young age. As a teenager he mowed lawns to raise money for reloading…
USC145 - Wes Jones from Midland, TX
Apr 16 • 39 min
On today’s episode we meet Wes Jones (A357305) from Midland, Texas. Wes is the Energy Manager for the Midland Independent School District. He joined IDPA in 2017 and is now the match director for the Permian Basin IDPA Club and is a Sharpshooter in…
USC144 - Naomi Moss from Bakersfield, CA
Apr 9 • 39 min
On today’s episode we meet Naomi Moss (A42859) from Bakersfield, California. Naomi joined IDPA after attending a match by herself when her husband could not go with her and now she is a firearms instructor, hunters education instructor, and leader for…
USC143 - Brian Buller from Puyallup, WA
Apr 2 • 37 min
On today’s episode we meet Brian Buller (A27103) from Puyallup, Washington. Brian is an agent with US Customs and Border Protection who came to IDPA from USPSA to prove a point and got hooked. He is a Master in Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP) and…
USC142 - Evan Prater from Mineola, TX
Mar 26 • 28 min
On today’s episode we meet 14-year-old Evan Prater (A124725) from Mineola, Texas. Evan has been following his dad to matches since he was 10 and he started his IDPA career at the 2017 Fall Brawl at age 12. He has no idea what dry fire is but he’s now…
USC141 - Jason Miyashiro from Culver City, CA
Mar 19 • 43 min
On today’s episode we meet Jason Miyashiro (A507261) from Culver City, California. Jason is a strength and conditioning coach who decided, in his late 30s, to take up a completely new hobby and picked up a gun for the first time in his life. Within a…
USC140 - Joey Russo from Federal Way, WA
Mar 12 • 40 min
On today’s episode we meet Joey Russo (A507261) from Federal Way, Washington. Joey is 20-year veteran of the Port of Seattle Police Department and a firearms instructor. He joined IDPA in 2013 and is and Master in Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP) and an…
USC139 - Mary-Grace McMahon from Middletown, CA
Mar 5 • 36 min
On today’s episode we meet Mary-Grace McMahon (A751850) from Middletown, California. Mary-Grace is a stay-at-home mom who discovered her love of shooting later in life. Today she is a sponsored shooter and a Sharpshooter in Enhanced Service Pistol…
Episode 138 - Steve Prater from Mineola, TX
Feb 27 • 35 min
On today’s episode we meet Steve Prater (A10411) from Mineola, Texas. Steve is a stay-at-home father of four who joined IDPA in 2000 and is a Sharpshooter in five divisions. He also helped found the Armed Texans Competitive Shooters IDPA club in 2010….
2020 Texas State Championship Preview
Feb 20 • 31 min
Today we are joined by Bora Angel, episode 11 guest and Match Director of the 2020 Tru-Glo Texas State IDPA Championship coming up on Memorial Day weekend.
USC137 - Samuel Chambers from Chandler, TX
Feb 13 • 34 min
On today’s episode we meet Samuel Chambers (A963388) from Chandler, Texas. Samuel works in the parts department for a local auto dealership and is an evangelist and preacher. He joined IDPA in 2015 and founded the Rose City IDPA club in Tyler, Texas,…
USC136 - Sam Moore from Fort Worth, TX
Feb 6 • 37 min
On today’s episode we meet Sam Moore (A56349) from Fort Worth, Texas. Sam is a firearms instructor and competitive sporting clays shooter who works for a local gun shop. He joined IDPA in 2013 and is now a Expert in Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP) and…
USC135 - Brandon Jackson from Lexington, KY
Jan 30 • 30 min
On today’s episode we meet Brandon Jackson (A399808) from Lexington, Kentucky. Brandon is a United States postal carrier who joined IDPA in 2017 and is now a Master in four divisions and an expert in two more. This Season of Unload and Show Clear is…
USC134 - Shawn Stallard from Detroit, MI
Jan 23 • 28 min
On today’s episode we meet Shawn Stallard (A51257) from Detroit, Michigan. Shawn is a 19-year veteran of the Detroit PD. He joined IDPA in 2012 and is now a Safety Officer and a Master in Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP), Stock Service Pistol (SSP), and…
2020 Illinois State Championship Preview
Jan 16 • 23 min
Today we visit with Aaron Ragusa, the Match Director of the 2020 Illinois State IDPA Championship which is coming up in June. Match Director: Aaron Ragusa Match Date: June 27, 2020 Location: World Shooting and Recreation Complex, Sparta, IL Entry…
USC133 - Lee Turner from Valdosta, GA
Jan 9 • 37 min
In our first episode of 2020 we meet Lee “TR” Turner (A53828) from Valdosta, Georgia. Phoenix, Arizona. Lee is a retired Air Force F-15 crew chief and air traffic controller and is now a retired small business owner. He is a Master in Custom Duty…
USC132 - Jess Christensen (Part 2)
Dec 19, 2019 • 41 min
In our final show of 2019 we present part 2 of my interview with Jess Christensen (A00003). Jess is from Berryville, Arkansas by way of Copenhagen, Denmark. He is a Distinguished Master in Revolver (REV) and was one of the original six invited by Bill…
USC131 - Jess Christensen from Berryville, AR
Dec 16, 2019 • 35 min
In our penultimate episode of 2019 we meet Jess Christensen (A00003) from Berryville, Arkansas. Jess is a Distinguished Master in Revolver (REV) and was one of the original six invited by Bill Wilson to join his brand-new new action-shooting sport. A…
USC130 - Todd Barber from Wilmington, NC
Dec 12, 2019 • 37 min
On today’s episode we meet small business owner Todd Barber (A44710) from Wilmington, NC. Todd joined IDPA in 2011 and despite a horrible accident and a two-year hiatus from the shooting sports, he is now a Master in Compact Carry Pistol (CCP) and an…
USC129 - Ryan Harrigan from Elk Grove, CA
Dec 9, 2019 • 41 min
Today we meet Ryan Harrigan (A734273) from Elk Grove, California. Ryan is a network engineer and co-owner of On Point Shooting. He is an Expert in Stock Service Pistol (SSP) and the Assistant Match Director of the 2020 Western Regional IDPA…
USC128 - Erick VanHaaster from Phoenix, AZ
Dec 5, 2019 • 39 min
On today’s episode of Unload and Show Clear we meet Erick VanHaaster (A41619) from Phoenix, Arizona. Erick is an IT professional and Match Director of the 2020 South Mountain Showdown. He is a Master Custom Duty Pistol (CDP), Enhanced Service Pistol…
USC127 - Mark Hergott from Leander, TX
Dec 2, 2019 • 34 min
On today’s episode of Unload and Show Clear we meet Mark Hergott (A43843) from Leander, Texas. Mark works in the oilfield services industry and joined IDPA in 2011. He is a Master in Custom Duty Pistol (CDP), Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP), Stock…
USC126- Happy Thanksgiving
Nov 28, 2019 • 12 min
On today’s special Thanksgiving show, Lloyd shares plans for the future of the show and what he’s thankful for on this Thanksgiving Day. This Episode is brought to you by: Use the Promo code “BBUNC” to save 5% Use these Links to Support Unload and…
USC125 - Adam Crockett from Jacksonville, FL
Nov 25, 2019 • 35 min
Today we meet Adam Crockett (A55110) from Jacksonville, Florida. Adam is an automotive technician for Carmax who joined IDPA in 2012. Since then he has become a safety officer and most recently worked the two weeks at the 2019 IDPA World Championship…
USC124 - Asa Durham from Rock Hill, SC
Nov 21, 2019 • 34 min
Today we meet Asa Durham (A393655) from Rock Hill, South Carolina. Asa works in logistics for a chemical company in addition to several part-time gigs. Despite all the work he makes time to shoot local IDPA matches twice a week and earned his Safety…
USC123 - Greg Martin from Green Forest, AR
Nov 18, 2019 • 33 min
Today we meet Greg Martin (A01976) from Green Forest, Arkansas. Greg works for Wilson Combat and is one of their sponsored shooters.He joined IDPA in 1998, just a year after the sport was founded, when a chance encounter at a local gun shop led him to…
USC122 - Jake Holst from St. Joseph, MI
Nov 14, 2019 • 34 min
Today we meet Jake Holst (A262112) from St. Joseph, Michigan. Jake is a furnace and HVAC salesman and Michigan native. He joined IDPA in 2016 hoping to beat his dad and translated the frustration of that first match into practice and a desire to…
USC121 - Razmik Carapetian from North Highlands, CA
Nov 11, 2019 • 36 min
Today we meet Razmik Carapetian (A729029) from North Highlands, California. Razmik emigrated from Armenia in the late 1990s. He is a machinist by training and now owns his own jewelry business. He joined IDPA in 2015 and is now a safety officer, match…
USC120 - Joyce Wilson and John Sayle at Worlds
Nov 7, 2019 • 14 min
At the 2019 IDPA World Championship Lloyd got a chance to meet and interview Joyce Wilson the Executive Director of IDPA and John Sayle, one of IDPA’s six original founding fathers. These interviews took place on the range so apologies for the…
USC119 - World Champion Robert Vogel (Part 2)
Nov 4, 2019 • 35 min
Back in episode 26 we had the honor of speaking to world champion Robert Vogel from Saint Marys, OH (A14080). Robert is a reserve law enforcement officer and firearms instructor. And since joining IDPA in 2002 he has won two World Championships and…
USC118 - Beth Alcazar from Chelsea, AL
Nov 1, 2019 • 39 min
Today we meet Beth Alcazar (A876712) from Chelsea, Alabama. Beth is the creator of the “Pacifiers & Peacemakers” blog and author of “Women’s Handgun & Self-Defense Fundamentals.” She is a certified instructor and associate editor for…
USC117 - Brad Huebner from Newburgh, IN
Oct 30, 2019 • 34 min
Today we meet Brad Huebner (A427330) from Newburgh, Indiana. Brad owns a handyman service in Newburgh and is a Master in Stock Service Pistol (SSP) and Compact Carry Pistol (CCP). Brad is also the inventor of the “Paster Pal.” He joined IDPA in 2015. …
USC116 - Stuart Gepp from Glen Gardner, NJ
Oct 24, 2019 • 33 min
Today we meet a very special guest, Stuart Gepp (A52651) from Glen Gardner, New Jersey. Stuart is an IT professional and native of Great Britain where a total handgun ban ended his pistol shooting career for 10 years. He got the opportunity to come to…
USC115 - Jake Wedge from Richland, MI
Oct 21, 2019 • 34 min
In today’s episode we meet Jake Wedge (A32233) from Richland, Michigan. Jake is a fire safety officer for the State of Michigan and is a Master in Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP), Stock Service Pistol (SSP), and Compact Carry Pistol (CCP) and has been a…
USC114 - Jon Villing from Batavia, OH
Oct 19, 2019 • 37 min
In today’s episode we meet Jon Villing from Batavia, Ohio. Jon is a sales manager for Target World in Cincinnati and is a safety officer and Sharpshooter in Custom Defensive Pistol (CDP), Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP), Stock Service Pistol (SSP),…
USC113 - Gene Talarico Simmons from Panama City, Panama
Oct 16, 2019 • 35 min
In today’s episode we meet Gene Talarico Simmons from Panama City, Panama and Tyler, Texas. Gene is originally from Tupelo, Mississippi and retired from the American Red Cross where he travelled the world. He joined IDPA in 1997 after the Red Cross…
USC112 - Joel Rader from Augusta, KS
Oct 10, 2019 • 33 min
In today’s episode we meet Joel Rader (A670155) from Augusta, Kansas. Joel is an airplane mechanic for Learjet and is an Expert in Custom Duty Pistol (CDP), Compact Carry Pistol (CCP), Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP), and Stock Service Pistol (SSP). He…
USC111 - Jasen Slattery from Neenah, WI
Oct 7, 2019 • 33 min
In today’s episode we meet Jasen Slattery (A291349) from Neenah, Wisconsin. Jasen is the Director of Security of Fox River Mall but did not pick up a handgun until his mid-30s. Since then he has become an Expert in Stock Service Pistol (SSP), Compact…
Our Goals for 2020
Oct 5, 2019 • 9 min
In this special episode Lloyd lays out goals for the show in 2020. My goal for 2020 is to do more. AND less. At the same time. All the time I spend on sales and collections and copy writing, and paperwork is time I’m not spending on creating…
USC110 - Heath Moore from Amarillo, TX
Oct 3, 2019 • 32 min
In today’s episode we meet Heath Moore (A525602) from Amarillo, Texas. Heath is a disabled veteran and stay-at-home dad who bumped to Master in Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP) at the 2019 Silver Dollar IDPA Championship. He is also an Expert in Custom…
USC109 - Alecia Russell from Epping, NH
Sep 30, 2019 • 36 min
In today’s episode we meet Alecia Russell (A459974) from Epping, New Hampshire. Alecia has been a quality assurance manager for over 20 years and has used her accumulate vacation to become a Master in Custom Duty Pistol (CDP), Enhanced Service Pistol…
USC108 - Jay Koller from Phoenix, AZ
Sep 26, 2019 • 34 min
In today’s episode we meet Jay Koller (A36483) from Phoenix, Arizona. Jay is a small business owners and a Master in Custom Duty Pistol (CCP), Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP), and Stock Service Pistol (SSP). He is also the Match Director of the New…
USC107 - Chris Jamison from Bartlett, TN
Sep 23, 2019 • 37 min
In today’s episode we meet Chris Jamison (A354566) from Bartlett, Tennessee. Chris is a manufacturing sales rep and former Memphis law enforcement officer whose competitive shooting career started with bullseye pistol shooting. He is now a Master in…
USC106 - 100th Interview Special
Sep 19, 2019 • 29 min
How do you get the most important people in your life involved in the sport you love? To celebrate our 100th Interview, Lloyd is joined by his wife and 9-year-old daughter to talk about their first IDPA match experience at the 2019 Walking in Memphis…
2019 New Mexico Blue Line Pro-Am Preview
Sep 16, 2019 • 25 min
Today we visit with Jay Koller, the Match Director of the 2019 New Mexico Blue Line Pro Am which is coming up in November. Match Director: Jay Koller Match Date: November 2, 2019 Location: Del Norte Gun Club, Rio Rancho, NM Entry Fee: $100 Meal…
USC105 – Bill Duda from Magnolia, DE
Sep 12, 2019 • 40 min
In today’s episode we meet Bill Duda (A469775) from Magnolia, Delaware. Bill is a field service engineer and creator of GoFastDontSuck.net. He is a Master in Custom Defensive Pistol (CDP), Enhanced Service Pistol (ESP), Stock Service Pistol (SSP),…
USC104 - Mark Compton from Savannah, GA
Sep 9, 2019 • 39 min
Today we introduce you to Mark Compton (A47964) from Savannah, Georgia. Mark is an IT Technician and serves as the Match Director for the annual Sand Gnat Challenge and the 2020 Georgia State Championship. He is a Marksman in Enhanced Service Pistol…
USC103 - Mike Plato from Benton, AR
Sep 5, 2019 • 30 min
In today’s episode we meet Mike Plato (A03833) from Benton, Arkanasas. Mike is a police officer and Navy veteran, and for over 10 years served as the Match Director for the Central Arkansas Shooters Association (CASA), host of the annual Razorback…
USC102 - Brandon Green from Little Rock, AR
Sep 2, 2019 • 30 min
Today we meet Brandon Green (A453743) from Little Rock, Arkansas. Brandon is a supply chain manager who joined IDPA in 2016 and is now a Master in the Stock Service Pistol (SSP) division and an expert in Compact Carry Pistol (CCP), Custom Defensive…
USC101 - Jeff Herbert from Minden, NV
Aug 29, 2019 • 32 min
Today we meet Jeff Herbert (A852629) from Minden, Nevada. Jeff is the General Manager of High Desert Guns, a firearms instructor and the owner of Battleborn Holsters. He joined IDPA in 2013 and is a Sharpshooter in the Stock Service Pistol (SSP),…
2019 Holiday Havoc Preview
Aug 26, 2019 • 17 min
Today we visit with Jay Hile, the Match Director of the 2019 Holiday Havoc IDPA Championship which is coming up in Indiana in October. Match Director: Registration Opens: Open Now Registration Closes: n/a Match Date: October 12, 2019 Location: West…
USC100 - Jay Hile from Evansville, IN
Aug 22, 2019 • 34 min
Today we meet Jay Hile (A52010) from Evansville, Indiana. Jay is a mechanical designer for a consulting engineering firm. He is a Match Director for the West Side Sportsman Club in Evansville which will host the 2019 Holiday Havoc in October. He is a…
USC99 - Kendall Perkins from West Haven, CT
Aug 19, 2019 • 32 min
Today we meet Kendall Perkins (A410541) from West Haven, Connecticut. Kendall is an electrical engineer and former Navy aviation engineer. He is a Sharpshooter in SSP and he joined IDPA in 2018. This Episode is brought to you by: Use these Links to…
USC98 - Manny Atilano from Shelbyville, KY
Aug 15, 2019 • 31 min
Today we meet Manny Atilano (A1000642) from Shelbyville, Kentucky. Manny is a Coast Guard recruiter and former Marine, and 4H shooting coach. He is also owner of Atilano Handmade, a maker of custom smoking pipes. He joined IDPA in 2018 and is today an…
USC97 - Kentrell Strong from Florissant, MO
Aug 12, 2019 • 31 min
Today we meet Kentrell Strong (A611375) from Florissant, Missouri. Kentrell is an aspiring artist whose works grace the walls of local St. Louis area restaurants and the logo for the 2019 Illinois State IDPA Championship. He joined IDPA in 2014 and is…
2019 Sheepdog CCP Championship Preview
Aug 8, 2019 • 29 min
Today we visit with Rick Denny, the Match Director of the 2019 Sheepdog CCP Championship which is coming up in Georgia in December. Match Director: Registration Opens: Open Now Registration Closes: n/a Match Date: December 6-8, 2019 Location: xxxx…
USC96 - Francisco Balcazar from Kenosha, WI
Aug 5, 2019 • 33 min
Today we meet Francisco Balacazar (A816470) from Kenosha, Wisconsin. Francisco is an electrical engineer who grew up in Mexico, Los Angeles and Chicago, three of the most restrictive places in North America for gun rights. He joined IDPA in 2018 and…
USC95 - Doug Klueh from Evansville, IN
Aug 1, 2019 • 31 min
Today we meet Doug Klueh (A161051) from Evansville, Indiana. Doug is a tooling engineer and is a Sharpshooter in SSP, ESP, CCP and CDP. He has been involved in IDPA asa competitor, local match director and safety officer since 2015. This Episode is…
USC94 - Jeff Nelson from Chrisman, IL
Jul 29, 2019 • 38 min
Today we meet Jeff Nelson (A865251) from Chrisman, Illinois. Jeff is a music teacher and is a Master in SSP. He served as Assistant Match Director at the 2019 Illinois State Championship and has been shooting IDPA since 2013. This Episode is brought…
USC93 - Andrew Aguinaldo from Chicago, IL
Jul 25, 2019 • 31 min
Today we meet Andrew Aguinaldo (A579377) from Chicago, Illinois. Andrew is an IT professional and made Master in SSP within a year of picking up a gun for the first time and joining IDPA in May of 2018. This Episode is brought to you by: Use these…
USC92 - Chad Cheung from Northridge, CA
Jul 22, 2019 • 33 min
Today we meet Chad Cheung (A56541) from Northridge, California. Chad is an IT Project Manager and serves as the IDPA State Coordinator for California. He is an Expert in ESP, SSP, CCP, BUG and PCC and has been an IDPA member since 2013. This Episode…
USC91 - Paul Hamers from Napoleon, ND
Jul 18, 2019 • 33 min
Today we meet Paul Hamers (A01927) from Napoleon, North Dakota. Paul is a municipal court judge and has been involved in IDPA since the early days, when he worked with Pete Peterson and Frank Glover at the Range at Oxford at what would eventually…
USC90 - Frank Scalise from Powdersville, SC
Jul 15, 2019 • 26 min
Today we meet Frank Scalise (A972819) from Powdersville, South Carolina. Frank is a retiree and serves as the Match Director of the Belton Gun Club. He is an Expert in ESP/SSP, CDP and CCP and has been a member of IDPA since 2014. This Episode is…
USC89 - Patrick Flores from Helotes, TX
Jul 11, 2019 • 33 min
Today we meet Patrick Flores (A409278) from Helotes, Texas. Patrick is a veterinary technician and is a Marksman in multiple divisions. He works regularly as a CSO and has been involved in IDPA since 2015. This Episode is brought to you by: Use these…
2019 Battle of Belton Preview
Jul 8, 2019 • 13 min
Today we visit with Frank Scalise, the Match Director of the 2019 Battle of Belton South Carolina State IDPA Championship which is coming up in October. Match Director: Frank Scalise Registration Opens: Open Now Registration Closes: September 1,…
USC88 - Matthew Peninger from Nashville, TN
Jul 4, 2019 • 34 min
In this episode we meet Matthew Peninger (A757621) from Nashville, Tennessee. Matthew is a self-employed general contractor and is a Master in ESP/SSP and CCP and has been involved in IDPA since 2014. This Episode is brought to you by: Use these…
USC87 - Ben Hardt from Folsom, CA
Jul 1, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode we meet Ben Hardt (A902624) from Folsom, California. Ben is a small business owner and a Master in CDP. He is a member of the One on One Shooting Team and has been involved in IDPA since 2015. This Episode is brought to you by: Use…
USC86 - April Strong from Cheyenne, WY
Jun 27, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode we meet April Strong (A188957) from Cheyenne, Wyoming. April is a self-described “tech nerd” and an NRA certified firearms instructor. She is a Marksman in multiple divisions and she and her husband, Frank, founded the High Plains IDPA…
Wisconsin Lo-Cap Showdown Preview
Jun 24, 2019 • 13 min
Today we visit with John Bordeau, the Match Director of the First Wisconsin Lo-Cap Showdown to preview the match coming up in August of 2019. Match Director: Registration Opens: Open Now Registration Closes: N/A Match Date: August 31, 2019…
5th Annual Hoosier Daddy Classic Preview
Jun 20, 2019 • 18 min
Today we visit with Mike Philley, the Match Director of the 5th Annual Hoosier Daddy Classic IDPA Championship to preview the match coming up in July 2019. Match Director: Registration Opens: Waitlisted Match Date: July 27, 2019 Location: St….
USC85 - Josh Bresett from Halfmoon, NY
Jun 17, 2019 • 35 min
In this episode we meet Josh Bresett (A55236) from Halfmoon, New York. Josh works in finance and insurance and is an ESP/SSP and PCC Master. He is also the Co-Match Director for the . This Episode is brought to you by: Use the Promo code…
USC84 - Mike Philley from Goshen, IN
Jun 13, 2019 • 32 min
In this episode we meet Mike Philley (A45517) from Goshen, Indiana. Mike works in the RV industry as a purchaser and is an Expert in ESP, SSP, CDP and CCP and has won a title in the old ESR division. He is also the match director for the 5th annual…
2019 Battle of Saratoga Preview
Jun 10, 2019 • 23 min
Today we visit with Josh Bresett, Co-Match Director of the 2nd Battle of Saratoga IDPA Championship to preview the upcoming match. Match Directors: Josh Bresett, Matthew Goss, and Registration Opens: Open Now Match Date: June 29-30, 2019 Location:…
USC83 - Ben Gutierrez from Las Lunas, NM
Jun 6, 2019 • 33 min
In this episode we meet Ben Gutierrez (A539205) from Las Lunas, New Mexico. Ben is a bank manager, a safety officer, and an SSP Expert and he’s been shooting IDPA since 2013. This Episode is brought to you by: Use the Promo code “ArmedPodcast” to…
USC82 - Jeffrey Yerger from Las Vegas, NV
Jun 3, 2019 • 33 min
In this episode we meet Jeffrey Yerger (A10325). Jeffrey is an executive protection agent and firearms instructor for Tactical Perfomance Center. He is a Master in SSP and has been an IDPA member since 2000. This Episode is brought to you by: Use…
USC81 - Scott Martin from Grand Junction, CO
May 30, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode we meet Scott Martin from Grand Junction, CO (A41832). Scott is a retired B-52 pilot and flight instructor and now serves as the President of the Action Pistol Group in Grand Junction. He is ESP/SSP/CDP/CCP Sharpshooter and has been an…
USC80 - Chris Tessier from Dunbarton, NH
May 27, 2019 • 35 min
In this special Memorial Day episode we meet Chris Tessier from Dunbarton, New Hampshire. Chris is financial analyst and ESP Expert and he is the Assistant Match Director for the annual Live Free or Die New Hampshire IDPA Championship. He is also the…
USC79 - Bill Ragan from Flagstaff, AZ
May 23, 2019 • 32 min
Today we meet Bill Ragan from Flagstaff, Arizona (A41464). Bill is a network administrator for a government agency and is a Master in CDP, ESP, SSP, CCP, and Carry Optics. He has been an IDPA member since 2010. This Episode is brought to you by: Use…
2019 Wisconsin State IDPA Championship Preview
May 20, 2019 • 14 min
Today we visit with John Bordeau, the Match Director of the 2019 Wisconsin State IDPA Championship to preview the match coming up in June 2019. Match Director: Registration Opens: Open Now Registration Closes: June 10, 2019 Match Date: June 15,…
USC78 – Angela Swenson from Greenbrier, AR
May 16, 2019 • 33 min
Today we meet Angela Swenson (A31510) from Greenbrier, Arkansas. Angela is a trust operations manager for a local bank and an ESP Sharpshooter and CDP Marksman. She is a safety officer and has been an IDPA member since 2008. This Episode is brought…
USC77 - Chuck Lucas from Frederick, CO
May 13, 2019 • 30 min
Today we meet Chuck Lucas (A22120) from Frederick, Colorado. Chuck is a pharmacist and former police officer and is a member of one of the oldest IDPA clubs in the country, Front Range IDPA. He is a marksman is ESP, SSP and CDP and has been an IDPA…
USC76 - Frank DeCastro from Tigard, OR
May 9, 2019 • 32 min
In this episode we meet Frank DeCastro (A292032) from Tigard, Oregon. Frank is a salesman and a Master in SSP and Carry Optics, and has been an IDPA member since 2013. This Episode is brought to you by: Use the Promo code USC20 to save 20% off your…
USC75 - National Champion Mike Seeklander
May 6, 2019 • 32 min
Today we meet 2018 ESP National Champion Mike Seeklander (A31187). Mike is a firearms instructor, a former Marine Marksmanship instructor, Federal LEO, a member of Team Wilson Combat and the host of the American Warrior Podcast. He is an IDPA ESP…
USC74 - Brad Louis from Oro Valley, AZ
May 2, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode we meet Brad Louis from Oro Valley, AZ (A43337). Brad is a retiree currently serving as President of the Pima Pistol Club. He is an ESP Master, and has been an IDPA member since 2010. Use these Links to Support Unload and Show…
USC73 - Walt Proulx from Fruita, CO
Apr 29, 2019 • 35 min
In this episode we meet Walt Proulx from Fruita, CO (A39531). Walt is the manager of the Cameo Shooting and Education Complex and a CDP/CCP/ESP/SSP Master, and has been an IDPA member since 2010. He and his son, Austin, are also members of the…
USC72 - Lynn Pozehl from Bellevue, NE
Apr 25, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode we meet Lynn Pozehl from Bellevue, NE (A998859). Lynn is a corrections officer and firearms instructor and a ESP/SSP and CCP/CDP Sharpshooter, and has been an IDPA member since 2014. This Episode is brought to you by: Use…
USC71 - Brad Poland from Monroe, IA
Apr 22, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode we meet Brad Poland from Monroe, IA (A45330). Brad is a research scientist and a CDP/CCP/ESP/SSP Master, and has been an IDPA member since 2011. Brad is also the match director for the annual Iowa State IDPA Championship. …
USC70 - Aaron Brulc from Lexington, KY
Apr 18, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode we meet Aaron Brulc from Lexington, KY (A270383). Aaron is a network infrastructure project manager and a ESP/SSP and CCP Master, and has been an IDPA member since 2014. Aaron also serves as the State Coordinator for…
USC69 - Dave Draper from Bedford, MA
Apr 15, 2019 • 32 min
In this episode we meet Dave Draper from Bedford, MA (A776068). Dave is a software engineer and a ESP/SSP and Revolver Sharpshooter and an IDPA member since 2015. He also serves as the Match Director of the Massachusetts State IDPA…
USC68 - Wolf Laughlin from San Antonio, TX
Apr 11, 2019 • 28 min
In this episode we meet Wolf Laughlin from San Antonio, TX (A12499). Wolf is a gun store manager and a SSP Expert, and has been an IDPA member since 2001. This Episode is brought to you by: Use the Promo code USC20 to save 20% off your…
USC67 - Eric Daniels from Chillicothe, OH
Apr 8, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode we meet Eric Daniels from Chillicothe, OH (A29031). Eric is a systems administrator, police officer and rangemaster for a local municipality and a ESP/SSP, CCP, CDP and PCC Master, and has been an IDPA member since 2007. He…
USC66 - Dylan Bissman from Snow Hill, MD
Apr 4, 2019 • 26 min
In this episode we meet Dylan Bissman from Snow Hill, MD (A282377). Dylan is a high school sophomore and a CDP, ESP/SSP, and CCP Master, and has been an IDPA member since 2015. He is now sponsored by Nighthawk Custom. This Episode…
USC65 - Nicky Carter from Saltillo, MS
Apr 1, 2019 • 28 min
In this episode we meet Nicky Carter from Saltillo, MS (A27655). Nicky is a Retired state employee and a SSP and CCP Expert, and has been an IDPA member since 2007. He also serves as the Match Director for Ridge Crossing Shooting Sports…
USC64 - Jodee Kulp from Brooklyn Park, MN
Mar 28, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode we meet Jodee Kulp from Brooklyn Park, MN (A44731). Jodee is a dog trainer and youth counselor and an SSP/ESP Marksman, and has been an IDPA member since 2011. She and her husband travel the country working sanctioned matches as…