Joe Rogan, stand-up comedian and legendary color commentator for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) also hosts a wildly popular podcast series. Millions of viewers around the world tune in to The Joe Rogan Experience to see his high-spirited, in-depth, no-bullshit interviews. On any given episode, his guests are the world’s premier mixed martial artists, fellow comedians, and quite frankly some of the most interesting people in the world. Former guests include the likes of celebrity astrophysicist, Neil DeGrasse Tyson; UFC legend, Georges St. Pierre; Space-X CEO, Elon Musk; and one of boxing’s greatest, Mike Tyson. It was only a matter of time before we saw someone like the incomparable Pat McNamara sitting across from Joe.

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Pat is a 22 year veteran of the U.S. Army and has served in numerous assignments in Special Operations, most notably the Army’s premier unit, Delta Force. Once the Unit’s Marksmanship NCO, he now trains professionals and civilians alike in tactical marksmanship and physical training. The wisdom and knowledge gained from his experiences are unrivaled compared to mere mortals. When Pat McNamara speaks, people listen.

On this episode of the podcast, Pat talks with Joe about topics such as his habitual lifestyle, approach to training, and his life after the military, including his moments of depression.

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