Category Archives: Guns & Hunting

Enjoy exciting hunting stories told by SCI members and read about the latest guns and gear they’re using in the bush.


Since its inception a couple of decades ago, CrossFit has progressed from being a new approach to physical fitness, to the best way to keep fit, to the only way to keep fit — at least, according to its devotees. Continue reading CROSSFIT VERSUS MOUNTAIN-FIT



For once, our plan was working to perfection.  The wind drifted gently in our face and the sun setting behind us.  After sneaking through the bush for some time, we positioned ourselves to intercept a herd of seven eland.  Peeking through the bush, I could see the eland strolling slowly our direction.  If they stay on this course, they should be broadside within 100 yards shortly.  Continue reading BENELLI BAWA BASH

How to Get The Most Out Of A Travel Health Consultation

A travel health consult is an important part of any travel plan. Global Rescue explains why. Continue reading How to Get The Most Out Of A Travel Health Consultation

Knives And Other Sharp Things – Easy Sharpening

With either of these two tools from Smith’s Abrasives you can sharpen a knife in seconds, not minutes.

Every knife owner will be faced, sooner or later, with a constantly dulling blade edge. When this presents itself, if steps aren’t taken to resolve the situation, then real personal danger awaits. This is because a dull blade responds to cutting pressure in an abnormal manner. When this occurs, the blade becomes uncontrollable and an accident can happen. Should such an occurrence take place deep in the backcountry, you’ll find yourself in a heap of trouble. Continue reading Knives And Other Sharp Things – Easy Sharpening