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David MacDonald Afganistan
Episode 117 | Nov 21, 2023
Heading out on a routine patrol in Afghanistan was the last thing David Macdonald remembered prior to waking up in a hospital, three weeks later and half a world away. His first question, "do I still have my legs”? In this deeply moving episode of the Silvercore Podcast, David shares his harrowing experience that landed him in the hospital and his subsequent remarkable journey towards physical and mental healing. As a passionate advocate for soldiers facing similar struggles, David sheds light on the importance of mental health support within the military community. David is an avid sport shooter and hunter and he delves into his work with Stoeger Canada and Beretta Defense Technologies, bringing next-generation weapons and technology to our soldiers. Don't miss this powerful episode of the Silvercore Podcast that showcases the indomitable spirit of a true hero.
JTF2 Jeff Depatie Silvercore Podcast
Episode 116 | Nov 7, 2023
Join us on the Silvercore Podcast as we dive into the inspiring journey of Jeff Depatie, a Canadian sniper and advocate for post-traumatic growth. From his idyllic upbringing in nature to his experiences in Canada's elite special forces Joint Task Force 2 (JTF2), Jeff shares his wisdom on self-discovery, overcoming adversity, and the power of connecting with the outdoors.
Episode 115 | Oct 24, 2023
Join host Travis Bader in an exhilarating episode of the Silvercore podcast featuring the dynamic and passionate Jeff Senger. Jeff answers Silvercore Club members questions relating to processing game meat and his responses will likely surprise even some of the most seasoned hunters. This is a captivating discussion about the art of meat processing, the thrilling dance of slaughter, and the untapped potential of waste meat. Discover how Jeff and his team, lovingly known as the 'Slaughter Daughters,' are revolutionizing the industry by maximizing the use of every part of the animal. From tantalizing delicacies like braised beef tendon to surprising culinary adventures, this episode will leave you hungry for more. Don't miss out on this eye-opening conversation that will forever change the way you think about meat production and conservation.
Ian McIntosh Skier and Silvercore Podcast guest
Episode 114 | Oct 10, 2023
In this captivating episode of the Silvercore Podcast, we sit down with professional skier and stuntman Ian McIntosh. From his awe-inspiring skiing adventures to surviving a harrowing 1,600-foot fall off a mountain in Alaska, Ian shares his remarkable journey and the lessons he's learned along the way. Join us as we delve into Ian's passion for the outdoors, his upbringing in the mountains, and how he's redefining what it means to be an outdoorsman. Get ready for an inspiring conversation filled with resilience, adventure, and the unyielding spirit of pushing boundaries.
Episode 113 | Sep 26, 2023
Sachin, an accomplished athlete and adventurer, shares his incredible journey of running 22 marathons in 22 days and his ambitious goal of running across Canada. Discover the power of setting goals, finding like-minded supporters, and the true value of personal fulfillment beyond monetary rewards. Tune in to this engaging conversation that will leave you motivated to pursue your own dreams and support others in their endeavors. Don't miss out on the positive and educational content of the Silvercore Podcast.
Ron Leblanc CO boat
Episode 112 | Sep 12, 2023
This is the historic first time a BC Conservation Officer has spoken on a podcast. Ron is a 26 year veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, having served twice in Afghanistan. Fittingly, Ron belongs to the Ojibwe Bear Clan which is known for being protectors of the people, community and the environment. Ron uses the opportunity to provide a unique perspective on the benefits and challenges faced by BC Conservation Service. Ron answers Silvercore Club members questions and provides a roadmap for those who wish to better understand how they can do their part to assist in the protection and conservation of our natural resources and insight into how you can become a C.O.