BackBlast Honoring Jacob “Hightower” Hancher

Honoring Jacob “Hightower” Hancher

This will be simple, and not a normal backblast.  We came together as a community.  F3.  FiA.  Friends.  Family.  Young and old.  From near and far.  Various backgrounds and hometowns.  Veterans, rookies, and newcomers.  We came together as ONE group to honor Jacob.  Work was done.  The specifics are unimportant.  We honored Jacob.  His age.  …

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BackBlast “Hightower” Jacob Hancher – Badge # 374; EOW 10/03/20

“Hightower” Jacob Hancher – Badge # 374; EOW 10/03/20

Conditions Nice.  Cool.  Mid 60’s F3Nation is a BROTHERHOOD.  When one is lost, we ALL grieve.  This past weekend, we lost one of our local PAX who was serving the community he loved as a Myrtle Beach Police Officer.  Private First Class Jacob Hancher.  Hightower.  So young.  We all grieve and the Nation grieves over …

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BackBlast 19 years later – 9/11 – #NeverForget

19 years later – 9/11 – #NeverForget

YHC always tries to take the Q for 9/11 to honor those that lost their lives and those that sacrificed everything, as well as to make sure that we all #NeverForget this incident.  And my basic Backblast information is the same, but with new PAX and all, it needs to be said!  And it never …

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BackBlast Day Umteen Thousand of World Shutdown

Day Umteen Thousand of World Shutdown

70ish   Modified Virtual Disclaimer recited in plank position.    Crankbait noticed that we were Three-Quarters of our Lock’d & Loaded Shieldlock, where’s Humpback?   10 Merkins SC 20 SSH IC 20 TTT IC 20 IW IC 20 HillBillies IC   COUPON WORK   15 OHP w/ Coupon OYO 15 Bent Over Rows w/ Coupon …

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BackBlast Judeechop – S3 – #7

Judeechop – S3 – #7

Conditions: 70s with now bearable SC humidity. Goose crap everywhere…unbeknownst to us at the time because it was dark…good thing or we would have bailed. This season of #JudeeChop (JC) was a bit disjointed with YHC having to go out of town twice for weeks at a time. So, YHC/QIC wanted to wrap up the …

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BackBlast Judeechop – S3 – #6

Judeechop – S3 – #6

Conditions: High 80s – SC humidity in full force! With 2 recent active shooter (with mass casualty) events rocking the nation, YHC/QIC thought it would be timely to begin wrapping up the #Judeechop (#JC) season (only 2 more sessions) with a weapon defense & disarm (WDD) focus along with informal active shooter Q&A. Quick disclaimer with extra emphasis on …

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BackBlast Judeechop – S3 – #5

Judeechop – S3 – #5

Conditions: 70s – cloudy w/ threatening rain, but the humidity was low! Today, the plan for #Judeechop/JC based on the weather and the fact that YHC/QIC was still recovering from his Super Spartan OCR last Saturday was Arnis (Philippino stick and knife).  So, no grappling in wet and muddy grass and limited high impact movement. YHC …

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BackBlast Judeechop – S3 – #3

Judeechop – S3 – #3

Conditions: 70s — the SC humidity had backed off a little from during the week — going from ridiculous to just thick. Today, the plan was to do 1/2 half of a normal #Judeechop (#JC) workout and then go meet up with the regular bootcampers to play ultimate Frisbee F3 style.  ERC was on Q with that …

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BackBlast Judeechop – S3 – #2

Judeechop – S3 – #2

Conditions: 70s with middle of July SC humidity. Today the original plan was to turn the infinity gauntlet over for the morning to our veteran Brazilian Jiu-jitsu player (and AOQ of #BeachBells) all around nice guy – Hamburglar. Hamburglar was going to give the #Judeechop (JC) Pax an introductory lesson on the Guillotine Choke (aka …

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BackBlast JudeeChop – Season 3 – Re-Launch!

JudeeChop – Season 3 – Re-Launch!

Conditions: 70s with moderate SC humidity and 1,000 gnats. YHC/QIC was DR for over 2 weeks that postponed the seasonal re-launch of #JudeeChop a few weeks. YHC was glad to be back with his brothers to #getbetter!  And today was the day to start the ignition on #JC 2019 – our 3rd season!  #JC is …

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