2: Breaking Rules and Getting the Belt

Episode 2 · June 14th, 2020 · 34 mins 36 secs

About this Episode

This podcast is now available on YouTube, the locksport rules, a locksporter breaks them, the Lockpicking karate belt system, a new black belt picker and more giveaways.  

Please help me make this podcast a resource for the community by sending me any news or information you would like to share.

Contact Information

Email: charles@charlesbuildscrap.com

Reddit: currentc57 on r/locksport

Discord:  Lockpickers United as Current, Extraordinary League of Pickers as Current,  CBC as Current 

There is now a YouTube channel “The Lock Sportscast” hosting the podcast.  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYmcilCD4aR0wWTISIXOgKg


The locksport rules:  

     Rule 1: never pick a lock that you don’t own or do not have permission to pick.  

     Rule 2: do not pick locks that you rely on or that are in use



Paris' unlikely ‘superhero’ is saving people from confinement by picking the locks on parks.  http://www.rfi.fr/en/france/20200527-paris-unlikely-superhero-is-saving-people-from-confinement-by-picking-the-locks-on-parks

2 arrested, police searching for victims after stolen items, meth, book on lock picking found in car in Happy Valley



Feds charge Washington state man for smashing Wilmington police car during Floyd protest




Karate Belts:

An explanation of the lockpicking karate belt system.


A new black belt picker. Mogzy on YouTube



Discord Stuff:

UK discord server called “UK locksport”

-You can get an invite to the Lockpickers United discord on the r/lockpicking

Subreddit. https://www.reddit.com/r/lockpicking/

-You can find an invite to the Extraordinary league by checking out the Dark Arts Lock Picking YouTube channel.  The invite is in the description of his videos.  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_PyPUk9mBRmDAicJI-03Eg

- You are invited to join the CBC Discord server https://discord.gg/6r4hCp8



-Lockmania on YouTube is getting close to 750 subs which is his next giveaway milestone. https://www.youtube.com/user/major0163

-Starrylock on YouTube is having 2 giveaways https://www.youtube.com/user/DrSteveSick

-  #IWantStarrysDimples giveaway running until the end of the day on the 18th. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3oNrjuqx1xk

-  a weekly feature #shoutoutMonday where he highlights a channel with fewer than 100 subscribers and incentivizes people to subscribe to that channel by having a monthly giveaway of a 20GBP gift certificate from Law Lock Tools. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpYQe1518-g

-  2020 Paclock A Month giveaway on my YouTube channel, Charles Builds Crap  https://www.youtube.com/user/MrCharlesCurrent


Content for this episode provided by:

HeavyMetalBadger via Discord

Lockmania on YouTube  https://www.youtube.com/user/major0163

Starrylock on YouTube  https://www.youtube.com/user/DrSteveSick

r/lockpicking on Reddit  https://www.reddit.com/r/lockpicking/


Special Thanks to:

Southampton Lock Picking Club on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIBDaPaoP3nbaT8UsoQ3rIQ

Dark Arts Lock Picking on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_PyPUk9mBRmDAicJI-03Eg