The Sumo Survival Bushcraft Podcast
About This Show
Sumo Survival is the brainchild of brothers Sean and Sy Makin. After decades of outdoor adventures and buying and using more kit than a small Scandinavian army, they decided it was time to make use of the knowledge they had gained and share it with other bushcrafters.
Most Recent Episode
Sumo Survival Bushcraft - Episode 97 - Rucksacks, Boots and Hidden Gems
6 days ago
In episode 97 of the Sumo Survival Bushcraft Podcast Sy is struggling with a lethal case of the dreaded Man-flu and is getting very little sympathy from Sean.
Mike from Cumbernauld asks the guys if water boots are worth investing in or are they just a gimmick used by firms to hike up sales. The guys talk about their experience and what to look for if you are buying boots for winter.
Liverpool listener Shaun if the recent air gun law extends to people visiting Scotland from England to shoot? After 1st January 2017 you will need to apply for a visitors permit for your air rifle. Sean has looked into the air rifle law and the guys talk about various aspects of the rollout and how it can affect a large amount of people who enjoy shooting.
Henrik from Stonehaven is looking to buy a rucksack to on weekend camping trips and also to use while walking in the hills. He asks the fellas what he should be looking for in a rucksack. The guys talk about some of the things you have to consider and their personal experiences of buying packs.
Newcastle based Mark asks the guys why lock picking equipment has found its way on to so many bushcraft related websites, forums and high street shops. The brother steak about the recent rise of lock picking kits appearing for sale and why this has happened.
Rated 5 out of
Real life bushcrafters with real life solutions!
I really enjoy the Sumo Survival brothers. They laugh and joke and talk about real life situations. Episode 36 was really good and helped me to decide which knife I should buy my kids and how I should teach them how to use it safely. Thanks guys!
Date published: 2014-12-09