22 episodes

The Silvercore Podcast discusses matters related to hunting, firearms, hiking, outdoor adventure and the people and businesses that comprise the community all from a uniquely Canadian perspective.

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The Silvercore Podcast discusses matters related to hunting, firearms, hiking, outdoor adventure and the people and businesses that comprise the community all from a uniquely Canadian perspective.

    Ep. 22: Ineffective Gun Control & the Canadian Gun Ban

    Ep. 22: Ineffective Gun Control & the Canadian Gun Ban

    In this episode of The Silvercore Podcast, Travis Bader sits down with Shane Mathieson of Reliable Gun in Vancouver BC. Listen in as they discuss how Reliable Gun got it’s start, the recent OIC firearms ban and how it’s affecting business as well as how COVID has impacted gun sales and more! If you have a story that would be of value to the Silvercore audience, or know someone who does, email us at podcast@silvercore.ca.  We would love to hear from you!Topics discussed in this episode:Introduction [00:00:00 - 00:01:25]Reliable Gun’s start [00:01:26 - 00:06:23]Pheasant Hunting [00:06:24 - 00:09:20]Reliable Gun & Tackle [00:09:21 - 00:11:54]COVID affects on business [00:11:55 - 00:14:02]OIC firearms ban [00:14:03 - 00:20:49]Picking apart the firearms ban legislation [00:20:49 - 00:23:31]Firearms ban affects & banding together [00:23:32 - 00:28:56]Ban of 12 gauge shotguns & politics [00:28:57 - 00:31:09]Shooters are normal people [00:31:09 - 00:34:04]Online consumerism vs. in person purchases [00:34:05 - 00:36:16]Prohibited rifle [00:36:17 - 00:37:35]Insights on the firearm ban & the stigma around firearms owners [00:37:35 - 00:46:58]Statistics & Firearms in the media [00:46:59 - 00:49:36]Interpretations, buyback & grandfathering of firearms banned [00:49:37 - 00:50:43]Hunting as an essential service [00:50:45 - 00:52:06]Raising awareness [00:52:06 - 00:54:27]Reliable Sales [00:54:27 - 00:55:35] Outro [00:55:36 - 00:56:03] Explore these ResourcesIn this episode, we mentioned the following resources which may be beneficial to you: Silvercore [00:00:00 - 00:01:06]Reliable Gun [00:01:09] [00:01:31] [00:01:47] [00:02:31] [00:03:28] [00:05:51] [00:05:56]  [00:06:32] [00:09:25] [00:17:35] [00:22:57] [00:23:32][00:54:28] [00:55:38]Poldi Bentley [00:02:03] [00:02:11] [00:02:20] [00:02:29]Taka Kuwata, team White Rice [00:05:43]Boy Scouts of Canada [00:06:07]ALS Society of BC [00:06:12]Big Bar Guest Ranch [00:06:45]Lee Enfield [00:09:37]M1 Garand [00:09:38]Section 117.15, criminal code [00:20:55] Walther OSP [00:21:39]Walther GSP [00:21:39]International shooting union (now ISSF) [00:22:01] [00:22:04][00:22:13] [00:22:40]3gun [00:22:09]DCRA, Dominion of Canada Rifle Association [00:22:22] CSSA [00:24:53] [00:25:07] [00:37:35]NFA [00:24:54] [00:25:05]CCFR [00:24:55] [00:25:04] [00:37:48]Marty Hayes [00:27:09]Firearms Academy of Seattle [00:27:10]Meat Eater, Steve Rinella [00:31:47]Accuracy International [00:36:19] [00:36:38]Follow us:PodcastYouTubeNewsletterInstagramFacebookFollow our HostInstagram: @ Bader.Trav Learn More about SilvercoreSilvercore ClubOnline Training Other Training & Services MerchandiseCORE Training Management Resources (TMR) Blog PageJoin the ConversationWe love and encourage audience participation and feedback.   Be sure to join in the conversation by commenting, liking and subscribing.  If you know others who would enjoy our content, we sure would appreciate it if you considered sharing it with them.  This is the best way for our community will grow and improve.  

    • 56 min
    Ep. 21: New Rules Regarding Hunting During COVID & AMA Questions Answered

    Ep. 21: New Rules Regarding Hunting During COVID & AMA Questions Answered

    In this episode of The Silvercore Podcast, Travis Bader sits down with Paul Ballard and they answer questions from our listeners in our first ever AMA, Ask Me Anything Podcast. Listen in as they discuss hunting and fishing during COVID, answer questions submitted for our AMA including advise on GPS vs maps, how much to spend on optics, how to promote more youth getting into shooting sports and hunting, and more! Topics discussed in this episode: Introduction [00:00:00 - 00:01:43]Hunting and Fishing during COVID [00:01:43 - 16:16] AMA, Ask Me Anything [00:16:16] Best way for more youth to get into shooting sports or hunting [00:16:50 - 00:29:40] The possible delay of the Silvercore National Pistol Shoot due to COVID [00:29:40 - 00:31:52]Advise/Recommendations on GPS versus maps [00:31:53 - 00:37:38]How much is too much for optics? [00:37:39 - 00:42:24]Where and when to find the Hunting & Trapping Regulations Synopsis [00:42:25 - 00:45:40]Bridging the gap in the firearms community and those who have no appreciation for hunting or target sports. [00:45:41 - 00:56:24]How to get firearm owners to stand up and say or do something [00:56:25 - 00:58:32]How can I get into hunting? [00:58:33 - 01:07:41]Questions for future podcast & outro [01:07:42 - 01:08:07] Explore these ResourcesIn this episode, we mentioned the following resources which may be beneficial to you: Silvercore [00:00:00 - 00:01:06]Chilliwack Fish and Game Protective Association [00:06:55], [00:19:22]BC Wildlife Federation [00:08:32] [00:08:45] [00:19:45] [00:43:14] [00:46:21]DS Tactical [00:14:52]Maple Seed Project [00:17:29] [00:18:14]DCRA [00:18:56]BCRA [00:18:57]Hank Shaw [00:24:18]Silvercore National Pistol Shoot [00:29:44] [00:31:22]Drummond Shooting Supplies [00:30:32]Dlask Arms [00:30:37]Kent Outdoors [00:30:40] Poco Military [00:30:41] Reliable Gun [00:30:47]Garmin [000:34:09] [00:35:23]iHunter [00:36:26] [00:45:32]Vortex Optics [0:38:04] [00:38:28] [00:39:36]Hunting & Trapping Regulations Synopsis [00:36:16] [00:42:38] [00:42:58]Ministry of Forest Lands, Natural Resources, Operations, and Rural Development [00:43:54]Limited Entry Hunting Synopsis [00:43:37] [00:44:07] [00:44:23]Limited Entry Hunting [00:44:18]Canadian Firearms Safety Course [00:46:27]Master Hunter Program in Washington State [01:00:52] [01:01:02] [01:01:49] [01:01:55]Waterfowl Heritage Days [01:02:50]Jenny Ly Podcast [01:05:39]Follow us:PodcastYouTubeNewsletterInstagramFacebookFollow our HostInstagram: @ Bader.Trav Learn More about SilvercoreSilvercore ClubOnline Training Other Training & Services MerchandiseCORE Training Management Resources (TMR) Blog PageJoin the ConversationWe love and encourage audience participation and feedback.   Be sure to join in the conversation by commenting, liking and subscribing.  If you know others who would enjoy our content, we sure would appreciate it if you considered sharing it with them.  This is the best way for our community will grow and improve.  Want to be a Guest / Speaker on The Silvercore Podcast?Email us at podcast@silvercore.ca with the following information and we’ll be sure to followup as soon as we can.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Ep. 20: Hunting stories from the Mázawakȟaŋ

    Ep. 20: Hunting stories from the Mázawakȟaŋ

    In this episode of The Silvercore Podcast Travis Bader sits down with Marshall Lowen, a master firearms instructor, Canadian military veteran, master of the hunt and elder in the Metis community. Marshall's Lakota name is Mázawakȟaŋ, which means "many guns".Marhsall shares with us some interesting hunting stories as well as his unique perspective on teaching firearms and hunting to indigenous groups and insight into fostering respect and understanding between indigenous and non-indigenous communities in Canada. Topics discussed in this episode: Introduction [00:00:00 - 00:01:09] Indigenous vs. non-indigenous communities [00:01:10 - 00:14:49]Indigenous community group training & respect [00:14:50 - 00:21:54]Teaching non-indigenous people about the indigenous & possible gaps in understanding [00:21:55 - 00:33:36]Indigenous group hunting & becoming squinted with the indigenous communities to better understand [00:33:37 - 00:37:46 ]Being humble & learning their language [00:37:47 - 00:41:24]Native names, records & dwellings [00:41:25 -00:48:03]Removing pre-conceptions & making culture adjustments [00:48:04 - 00:53:06]Looking after the band & Hunters giving away their first animal [00:53:07 - 00:57:24]Re-gifting, Ton & cleansing [00:57:25 - 01:04:05]Outro [01:04:06 - 01:04:36] Explore these ResourcesIn this episode, we mentioned the following resources which may be beneficial to you: Silvercore [00:00:08 - 00:00:42]Chilcotin [00:02:38], [00:12:09], [00:23:47], [00:35:23], [00:39:41], [00:40:02]Musqueam [003:33], [00:17:41], [00:21:45]Squamish [00:03:36]Stradivarius [00:05:26]Bill Reed [00:06:58], [00:21:26]Susan Point [00:06:59]Tsilhqot'in National Government [00:12:15]Gitxsan [00:21:02]The Sparrow decision [00:21:45]The Guerin decision [00:21:48]Wet’suwet’en [00:36:07] Follow us:PodcastYouTubeNewsletterInstagramFacebookFollow our HostInstagram: @ Bader.Trav Learn More about SilvercoreSilvercore ClubOnline Training Other Training & Services MerchandiseCORE Training Management Resources (TMR) Blog PageJoin the ConversationWe love and encourage audience participation and feedback.   Be sure to join in the conversation by commenting, liking and subscribing.  If you know others who would enjoy our content, we sure would appreciate it if you considered sharing it with them.  This is the best way for our community will grow and improve. 

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Ep. 19: The Chasing Food Club

    Ep. 19: The Chasing Food Club

    Brief Summary of Show: In this episode of The Silvercore Podcast Travis Bader sits down with Backcountry Hunter and Anglers Regional Leader, Jenny Ly about how she got into hunting, ego involved in hunting, her role as a regional leader for BHA and her direction moving forward with Chasing Food Club. If you have a story that would be of value to the Silvercore audience, or know someone who does, email us at podcast@silvercore.ca.  We would love to hear from you!Topics discussed in this episode: Introduction [00:00:00 - 00:01:13] Jenny’s start & interest in hunting [00:01:14 - 00:08:06]First Hunt [00:08:07 - 00:12:24]Dunning-Kruger effect, Ego in Hunting & the term Huntress [00:12:25 - 00:22:10]Monetizing a passion for hunting [00:22:11 - 00:24:42]Goat Balls [00:24:42 - 00:26:57]Chasing Food Club’s future and direction [00:26:57 - 00:29:03]Living in an urban area vs. remote area [00:29:03 - 00:31:00]Jenny’s favourite game dish [00:31:00 - 00:32:49]Biggest challenges facing Hunters [00:32:52 - 00:34:47]Backcountry Hunters and Anglers  [00:34:47 - 00:37:03]Travis’ experience with ego, Jenny’s advise in removing ego in situations & seeing the other perspective [00:37:03 - 00:44:50]Outro [00:44:50 - 00:45:50] Explore these ResourcesIn this episode, we mentioned the following resources which may be beneficial to you: Silvercore [00:00:21 - 00:01:54], [00:45:18]Chasing Food Club [00:01:34], [00:05:51], [00:22:39], [00:26:57], [00:27:41]Eat Wild [00:05:25]Limited Entry / LEH [00:08:49], [00:08:57]The Rookie Hunter Podcast [00:10:10]Dunning-Kruger effect [00:10:13], [00:12:25]Backcountry Hunters and Anglers [00:21:13], [00:32:54], [00:34:57] [00:35:57], [00:36:54]April Vokey [00:39:41] Follow us:PodcastYouTubeNewsletterInstagramFacebookFollow our HostInstagram: @ Bader.Trav Learn More about SilvercoreSilvercore ClubOnline Training Other Training & Services MerchandiseCORE Training Management Resources (TMR) Blog Page

    • 45 min
    Ep. 18: The Science of Violence with Dr. Geoffrey Thor Desmoulin

    Ep. 18: The Science of Violence with Dr. Geoffrey Thor Desmoulin

    Brief Summary of Show: In this episode of The Silvercore Podcast Travis Bader sits down with Spike TV's, Deadliest Warrior host, Geoffrey Desmoulin and they talk about how he became interested in firearms, his role as a court expert in a multitude of bio-mechanic and weapons related matters and his training program program, the Science of Violence. Topics discussed in this episode: Introduction & announcements [00:00:00 - 00:02:29] COVID, Preparedness & Government Assistance [00:02:29 - 00:06:18]Demand for Firearms Training & Self Sufficiency [00:06:18 - 00:09:11]Geoffrey’s interest in Firearms [00:09:12 - 00:12:55] Geoffrey’s background in Kinesiology, Mechanical Engineering & Biomechanics [00:12:56 - 00:14:38]The birth of Bio-mechanical Engineering [00:14:39 - 00:16:04]Deadliest Warrior [00:16:05 - 00:18:40]Use of Force expert testimonies, Officer involved shootings & Biomechanics [00:18:41 - 00:20:55]Pennsylvania Homicide file & Scientific representations for investigating [00:20:56 - 00:27:44]Sherlock Holmes science style [00:27:45 - 00:28:40]Public Perception & GTD Scientific  [00:28:41 - 00:31:54]Research in Perception Time, Research & Reaction Time, & Force Science [00:31:55 - 00:34:45]Effect of Weapons, Combative Measures, Injury Causation [00:34:46 - 00:36:01]Bio-mechanical Modeling [00:36:02 - 00:39:54]Science of Violence Course [00:39:55 - 00:44:16]Continuing Professional Development (CPD) & other recognitions [00:44:16 - 00:45:55]Outro [00:45:55 - 00:46:12] Explore these ResourcesIn this episode, we mentioned the following resources which may be beneficial to you: Silvercore [00:00:21 -00:01:54], [00:02:27 - 00:02:29], [00:40:05-00:40:10]Deadliest Warrior [00:01:57], [00:02:22 - 00:02:26], [00:14:39 - 00:14:49]Geoffrey Desmoulin [00:01:57 - 00:02:31], Science of Violence [00:2:09],[;00:02:26], [00:33:43-00:33:55], [00:39:55 - 00:40:27]GTD Scientific [00:2:19 - 00:2:21], [00:29:04 - 00:29:49]Chief Firearms Officers [00:06:38 - 00:06:50]Firearms Program [00:06:51 - 00:06:56]The Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps [00:09:24 - 00:09:32], [00:10:32 - 00:10:37], [00:12:27 - 00:12:39]Biathalon [00:10:01 - 00:10:08]2812 Seaforth Highlanders [00:11:01 - 00:11:10], [00:11:56 - 00:12:14]Major George Clapshew [00:11:57]Wayne Sate University [00:14:50 - 00:15:59]Colonel Stapp [00:15:08 - 00:15:12] Pennsylvania Castle Doctrine ([00:22:13 - 00:22:41]Force Science Institute [00:32:15 - 00:32:48]Lewinski (William J. Lewinski, Ph.D. Force Science Institute) [00:34:01- 00:34:27]Biomechanical Model [00:36:02 - 00:39:30]Newtons laws [00:39:01 - 00:39:10]Force Science News [00:39:34]Computer Simulations and Use of Force Investigations Article in Force Science News [00:39:32 - 00:39:44]Continuing Professional Development (CPD) [00:44:16 - 00:44:45]BC Law Society [00:44:22 - 00:44:45] Follow us:PodcastYouTubeNewsletterInstagramFacebookFollow our HostInstagram: @ Bader.Trav Learn More about SilvercoreSilvercore ClubOnline Training Other Training & Services MerchandiseCORE Training Management Resources (TMR) Blog Page

    • 46 min
    Ep. 17: Is Hunting and Fishing Considered Essential During the COVID Pandemic

    Ep. 17: Is Hunting and Fishing Considered Essential During the COVID Pandemic

    In this episode of The Silvercore Podcast Travis Bader sits down with Eat Wild founder and BC Parks employee, Dylan Eyers. Join us while we discuss the current COVID-19 Pandemic and its affects on business and our planned hunting trips.We also recount misadventures and lessons learned on river hunts and white water rafting trips in a way that we hope you may learn from our experiences. Topics discussed in this episode: Introduction [00:00:00 - 00:01:34] Social Distancing during COVID-19 [00:01:34 -  00:02:30] The affects of COVID-19 on business & parks [00:02:31 - 00:07:58] Isolation in other parts of the world [00:07:59 - 00:08:56] Hunting considerations [00:08:56 - 00:10:27] Social responsibilities[00:10:28 - 00:12:38] Hunting plans [00:12:39 - 00:13:42] Adventures & mental health [00:13:42 - 00:14:52]Kayak adventures & the dangers of rapids [00:14:53 - 00:34:04]Jet boats, Pitt River / Pitt Lake & Bear hunting [00:34:04 - 00:39:34]Possible COVID affects on hunting opportunities [00:39:35 - 00:45:21]Preparedness & a different way of living [00:39:35 - 00:51:41]  Explore these ResourcesIn this episode, we mentioned the following resources which may be beneficial to you: Silvercore [00:00:12 - 00:01:05], [00:23:16]Vortex Optics Apparel Package [00:00:43]Eat Wild Podcast [00:02:41]Chasing Food Club [00:16:11]Chilliwack River (Vedder River) [00:17:55], [00:19:56], [00:24:40] Tamihi Creek [00:18:42], [00:19:27], [00:19:56] Hypalon Achilles raft [00:22:48] Elaho River [00:24:40] Thompson River [00:24:40] Pitt River [00:34:30]Pitt Lake [00:37:36], [00:37:49], [00:38:25], [00:39:08], [00:39:35] Thumbnail photo taken by Seth Schulte @setherson29 Fort Assiniboine Canada 

    • 51 min

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20 Ratings

20 Ratings

Insult2Ignorance ,

Interesting & educational!

I’ve really enjoyed listening to these podcasts from Silvercore and have found great value and content within each one. looking forward to episodes to come!!

Where's my export ,

Great Show

Really dig all the experience that is being shared here. Really gets me excited to get out shooting and to get more people out sport shooting and hunting.

dolly pardon ,

Great hunting and outdoors podcast

Great podcast with a diverse group of guests. Interesting and motivational stories that are fun to listen to, plus I always seem to learn something new.

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