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
Episode 103 of the Sumo Survival Podcast - Des Cattys & Jason Sears
Sy is on his own for episode 103 of the sumo Survival Bushcraft Podcast.
Malcolm from Doncaster has been offered a 1980’s era British Army canvas 10 man tent and is tempted to buy it but wants to know what to look out for before parting with his cash. Sy suggests some things that he look for and make sure that the tent is in good condition and worth buying.
Douglas recently attended a winter preppers meet with friends and he noticed that most of the blokes there were in their mid 40’s to late 50’s and he asks of there is reason for this. Sy suggest some possible reasons for the demographic of preppers and how it varies widely across the country.
Scott from Aberdeenshire has been getting out into the hills walking and noticed that sometimes there are fresh deer carcases left out on the land after culling. He asks If he would be able to take the discarded deer or would that be considered poaching? Sean looked into this and let Sy know what the legal situation is and Sy suggests some other things to consider.
Sy recently caught up with Des Cattys and Jason Sears and talk about friction fire techniques and a variety of other bushcraft goodness.
Another packed show.
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