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Formal Challenge – ‘Survival Island Face-Off’

TO: Mr. Bear Grylls  @beargrylls  /  Mr. Les Stroud  @reallesstroud

FROM: Capt. William E. Simpson  @nauticalprepper

RE: A Formal Challenge To A Test Of Endurance & Survival Skills – The ‘Survival Island Face-Off’  (Note: This will be unlike any other)

Dear Gentlemen:

Last year, I was asked to appear on National Geographic’s hit series Doomsday Preppers, which is a competition of sorts, where each Prepper is scored based upon their perceived skills in surviving a potential disaster.  I came away from that series Continue reading

And the Best Prepper Is…

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And the Best Prepper Is…

With the second season of Doomsday Preppers officially wrapped, we have met nearly 50 different kinds of preppers getting ready for a variety of disasters. The Practical Preppers have scored almost every prepper and the leaderboard is finally complete! Where does your favorite prepper fall on the leaderboard and who is taking home top honors?

With the highest score of 83, Capt. William E. Simpson is the most prepped with a estimated survival of 18 months! Coming in at a very close second are Alaskan prepping partners Craig Compeau and Don Kubley, with a score of 82 and projected survival time of 17 months.

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Rounding out the top three is John Adrain, with a score of 80 and estimated survival time of 16 months. Who could forget his massive compound and elaborate security measures?