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Dress For Survival: Base Layers

Dress For Survival: Base Layers

The number one reason to layer correctly for the outdoors is safety.  Hypothermia and Hyperthermia occur when either heat loss, or heat gain occur at a faster rate than your body’s natural ability to self regulate.  Modern technical clothing and layering techniques allow you to help regulate your body’s core temperature and survive in extreme climates.

Woodland Camo is Back

Woodland Camo is Back

Woodland is making a massive comeback thanks to HSGIB5 Systemsand Tactical Distributors who have teamed up to introduce several new products to the market. Although woodland camouflage has been all but abandoned by the US military it continues to remain popular due to its effectiveness in the environments it was designed for. Even the US Army Jungle School continues to issue woodland hot weather BDUs to its students and MARSOC CSOs use it for certain applications.

Teens Mauled in Shark Attacks at NC Beach

Teens Mauled in Shark Attacks at NC Beach

Two teenagers were mauled in separate shark attacks on the same stretch of North Carolina beach Sunday, both suffering life-threatening injuries, local officials said.

A 13-year-old girl lost a part of her arm when she was bitten by a shark in an attack that occurred around 4:40 p.m. in Oak Island, a town about 30 miles south of Wilmington, according to Brunswick County officials.

Mind and Body Workout 1

Mind and Body Workout 1

Mind and Body Workout 1

PISTOL (50 RDS) (ALL DRILLS WILL BE FROM THE HOLSTER)

This week kicks off the beginning of Mind and Body Month for Survival Tactical Systems. Create a connection between mental and physical focus with this workout.

SURVIVAL AND TACTICAL SYSTEMS (STS) TACTICAL CARBINE COURSE

SURVIVAL AND TACTICAL SYSTEMS (STS) TACTICAL CARBINE COURSE

I’m always up for a chance to train. At the end of November the gents from Survival and Tactical Systems headed back to Austin, TX and I was fortunate enough to have been invited back to take part in a two-day tactical carbine course.