• How Would I Live Knowing I Was About To Die?

    Greg Hasberry’s kidneys failed when he was in his forties. At the time, he was a healthy athlete, had no vices, and lived a responsible and productive life. He became dependent on dialysis to stay alive, but dialysis is not something a body is meant to do for the...
  • Shooting Kayleen Fines

    In my very best estimation, it was May of 1997 when I strolled through the door of the shoemaker in Kelowna, British Columbia, to claim ownership of my brand-new custom-made cowboy boots. I proudly wore them home. They were black and shiny and I stared at them as I...
  • Reuniting With Miss Gia Macool

    It’s been a few years since our first photoshoot together. Even then, Gia worked like a seasoned professional despite being new to fitness modeling. A few years and 2.2 million Instagram followers later, she is still the same hard-working, kind, and non-self-absorbed Gia she was when she started. She...
  • Elaine Goodlad Reflects On Two Decades In The Fitness Industry

    Her unlikely journey to stardom on stage and notoriety as a globally recognized fitness model began after a discussion in the gym between us about her following in the footsteps of then Ms. Olympia Cory Everson. I assured her we could get her there, and she, equally as naive...
  • Being Old Is A Choice

    Well, I suppose that’s not an entirely true statement because, as the Olde English saying goes, “Time and tide wait for no man.” But, how a man invests his time, be he young and spry with the dream of endless horizons or longer in the tooth and comfortably waiting...
  • Facing Demons with Brian Tangi – 2022 Episode 1

    The seasoned warrior never hopes for someone untested at his side as he rides into battle. The new guy may look like a physical specimen, his freshly painted walls littered with certificates and diplomas, and his latest-greatest gear shiny and new. Yet, despite the promise of greatness, the full...
  • Work Tools – The Glock 45 9MM

    If you’re a gun person, you have an opinion on caliber choice between the 9MM, 40, and 45 calibre. I’ve been a die-hard 40 cal guy for many years for reasons that will remain my own simply because these are arguments, like all arguments based solely on preference, that...
  • Earning The Coin

    In my opinion, and that of countless others, ASP provides the gold standard in collapsable batons, handcuffs, and flashlights for the law enforcement community. Along with it, they provide some very comprehensive and challenging training to ensure their line of equipment is deployed correctly, effectively and safely. And that’s...
  • The Last Goodbye

    Since the day I got the call from his son, the one he named after me, I have been thinking about the last few seconds of his life. He was sitting in his vehicle, the muzzle of the gun pressed against his flesh, and somewhere deep inside, he found...
  • Off To Boot Camp

    Dillon Hughes will serve his country in the US Coast Guard. He leaves for boot camp tomorrow and when he does, he will leave behind the idealistic dreams and plans of his youth. When he returns home a couple months from now, he will have changed. His well-trained body...
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