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“Vacation Gone South: Collected Works” by Will Brinks

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Vacation Gone South: Collected Works” is parts I (Vacation Gone South), II (Welcome To The Jungle), III (No Quarter) and IV (A Dead Man Walking) of author Will Brink’s novella E-series in a single printed volume for new readers and fans alike. With additional content added for prior readers of the series, it’s a must read for fans of fast paced gritty thrillers.

Go Commando Show – Episode 40: Dr Brett Haake Performing a Stem Cell Procedure on Fred Galvin

Monday, April 9th, 2018

We recently introduced you to the Go Commando Show which featured an interview with SGM Rob Trivino (USA, Ret). If you missed it, go back and listen in.

However, in this latest episode, Dr Brett Haake performs a stem cell procedure on host Fred Galvin’s knees. So many of us have bad knees after our service that I thought this would be some great information. Fred tells me the procedure was six weeks ago and feels the results have been great.

Dr Haake explains the risks and rewards of stem cell and platelet rich plasma therapy. He is an Anesthesiologist, Stem Cell Physician and former Navy Medical officer who deployed to Afghanistan and multiple countries in Asia.

For those of you who just want to listen to the podcast, visit www.gocommandoshow.com.

Larry Vickers Addresses YouTube Policy Changes

Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Larry Vickers addresses recent Youtube policy chamges regarding videos from Firearms Channels and his plans moving forward.

You can subscribe to his channel on both Youtube and Full30.com.

Latest Issue Of Tactical Magazine Frag Out Is Online

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

The latest issue of the Polish tactical magazine Frag Out! is now available.

Featured articles:
SHOT Show 2018
Fabryka Broni “?ucznik” Radom P99AS
MSBS/GROT – bayonet and fire control group
Troy Industries XM177E2 My Service Rifle
AK From Radom – Pioneer Pac Hellpup after few months
Olight World Valkirie PL-2
Fenix Worldwide FD41
Vortex Optics Spitfire 3x Prism Scope
Tasmanian Tiger TAC Modular Pack 30
Clawgear Enforce Flex
Luminox Master SEAL Carbon 3800 series
Edge Eyewear Legends
and more!

Read the English edition at fragout.uberflip.com/i/958224-frag-out-magazine-19 or the Polish version at fragout.uberflip.com/i/949596-frag-out-magazine-19-pl.

YouTube Issues New Rules Regarding Firearms Content

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Regardless of whether you produce or consume content concerning firearms on YouTube, these new rules are worth reviewing.


Reaper Outdoors – Survive The Hunt 2018

Monday, March 12th, 2018

Reaper Outdoors: Survive the Hunt is the first and only Tactical / Hunting / Survival TV show. We live in the field, stay in the field and live off of what we bring in on our backs or find. Our target is our mission and our mission is to Survive. We use Tactical gear / clothes / weapons that make sense for the hunting world. We hunt a targeted animal and are relentless, using our skills as hunters / outdoorsmen and woodsman. We survive the elements, terrain and what Mother Nature throws at us. We show real world survival skills that everyone can use, learn, and practice, believing in being practical. Safety and education is vital to our mission. Every show has an educational and safety pieces that are showcased.

Be sure to catch the new season of Reaper Outdoors “Survive the Hunt” on the Pursuit Channel.



SOFREP TV – Moto Assault

Monday, January 15th, 2018

In this episode we spent several days down at Arena Training Facility (ATF) in Blakely, GA. ATF is a 2,300 acre facility with breach sites, airfield, mobility tracks, multi-purpose ranges, shoothouse, and a 2,100 UKD range. A Spectacular spot where you can do just about anything. It’s managed by CSM(R) Eddie Noland from the 75th, who is just a top notch guy. Coming into this event, we had a lot of seat time with the Christini AWD 450 Dirtbikes, so we were able to add complexity. We incorporated the bikes in multiple ways to approach objectives: all off-road, different obstacles, and steep inclines. Next, we practiced shooting off the bikes and really dialing in transition drills with dumping speed quickly, deploying your weapon, shooting, and then moving again. This took practice but like anything else, once you do it enough you start to get better and more comfortable. This practice was key once we executed our sequence at the breach site conducting exterior and interior breaches. A quick approach on the bike, and right into the shoothouse moving room to room. Lastly, we also used the bikes to conduct vehicle interdiction (VI). This involved emplacing and deploying a timber cutting charge, obstructing the vehicles path and then a rapid approach. At the end of the day, the event showcased the variety of ways you could use these bikes as an asset in some very common modes of conduct CONUS or OCONUS.


Patrick Vuong New Breach-Bang-Clear Consulting Editor

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Greetings, salutations, and felicitations!

We beg your indulgence and a moment of your time to announce that Patrick Vuong has accepted a position as Consulting Editor with BreachBangClear.com. Patrick is a longtime journalist, the only known Asian Saurdaukar, and a writer, editor, photographer, and videographer of no small repute.

Beginning as a newspaper reporter at the tender age of 18, Vuong went on to become variously the Senior, Managing, and Chief Editor for several award-winning international publications. He is also an accomplished instructor in multiple combative arts. You will likely remember him from his yeoman work on The Enthusiast Network’s RECOIL and OFFGRID magazines; you may also recall he recently left TEN’s full-time employ to become an independent, world-conquering littérateur.

Now he is working with us.

Not full time, alas. Despite our every entreaty and supplication, he would not leave his other freelance endeavors and burgeoning script work for the movie and TV industry to work with us full time. Nor was he willing to abandon stunt work in allegedly non-porn indie flicks, or the numerous Baritsu, Pekiti-Tirsia Kali, and other martial arts classes he continues to teach.

Part-time is acceptable for now, and anyway, we haven’t given up on persuading him.

Vuong’s first full-time journalism job was with The Orange County Register in SOCAL. There he worked various beats, including police and fire news, continued his hoplological studies, and continued writing for other, more niche publications. For instance, he’s interviewed celebrities for Wizard Magazine and worked as a contributing editor for Black Belt Magazine for over a decade and a half.

After completing his service to the 81st Padishah Emperor, Vuong was the subject of an award-winning documentary. He was then accepted for an editorial position with The Enthusiast Network.

The trade from intense daily duties to monthly obligations clearly suited him, if the success of the automotive magazines Off-Road and 4 Wheel Drive & Sport Utility is any judge. He was the Managing Editor of both publications until 2012, when he was hired as the Senior Editor for the nascent gun lifestyle publication RECOIL, driving left seat for Iain Harrison when that straight shooting, funny-talking gentleman took over as his editor-in-chief. A year later he took the helm of RECOIL OFFGRID Magazine as Chief Editor – as an additional duty.

In just three years the two grew RECOIL from an unknown brand to the No. 1 firearms magazine in stores across nine continents – no mean feat at a time when the print journalism industry was hemorrhaging from significant contraction. OFFGRID similarly became the best-selling survival magazine on newsstands.

Grunts: nascent.

He didn’t just write, shoot photos, and edit, for those two publications, mind you. He also served as Senior Editor of CONCEALMENT and CARNIVORE, and directed and co-hosted episodes of RECOIL TV.

He’s just as busy now that he’s hurled himself full-Wuxia style feet first into the freelancing world while simultaneously increasing his instruction tempo. See, in addition to all that belletristic badassery, Vuong has an extensive background as a combatives instructor (two decades or more of it, in fact).

A veteran student of Pentjak Silat Serak, he holds a first-degree black belt in Kenpo Karate, a second-degree black belt in Lai Chung Chuan Fa kung fu, and is a 13th level Planar Monk with Axiomatic Soul. Vuong is a certified instructor in Pekiti-Tirsia Kali and a student of Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, boxing, Jeet Kune Do, Déjà-fu, and historical European swordfighting (as you might find in HEMA). These are just some of the reasons he is consistently the most highly paid bodyguard in Hondo City.

PV is still providing content and editorial assistance to RECOIL, OFFGRID, and the others, but now is doing so for other media outlets as well.

We are chuffed beyond measure to announce that he has accepted the position of Consulting Editor for Breach-Bang-Clear.

Can’t wait to see the awesomeness he cannot help but deliver.

You can reach him at patrick@fluidfighting.com, should you be so inclined. You can follow him on Instagram as well, @calmbatives.

Many assorted expressions of gratitude to you.

Now have a fine, nay epic, American day.

The Breach-Bang-Clear Tribe

Think and be dangerous.


Two unmarked photos courtesy of Firelance Media.