The Lock Sportscast

News and information on the hobby of legal lock picking.

About the show

Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews. Locksport is the sport or recreation of legal lock picking and other methods of defeating locking systems.

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Episodes

  • 16: Bogota Trademark Shenanigans

    September 21st, 2020  |  25 mins 21 secs

    Full show notes, including links, can be found at
    http://www.thelocksportscast.com 
     
    In this week’s episode:
    -Squire Locks new bluetooth bike lock
    -The Squire SS100 gets shot at again
    -Lockpicking can save lives
    -Bogota Trademark Shenanigans
     
    Contact I...

  • 15: Slow Week in Locksport

    September 14th, 2020  |  21 mins 55 secs

    Full show notes, including links, can be found at
    http://www.thelocksportscast.com 
     
    In this week’s episode:
    -Update on Brummie Lock Pickers Corbin
    -Community Challenge Lock update
    -Latest Reddit Karate belt counts
    -A few new belt announcements
    -Intervi...

  • 14: Alex Hoo's #MadAussieChallenge

    September 7th, 2020  |  24 mins 31 secs

    Full show notes, including links, can be found at
    http://www.thelocksportscast.com 
     
    In this week’s episode:
    -Bowley is working on a new lock cylinder
    -A new book on picking for Emergency Service Professionals
    -More lock picking criminals
    -A few labor d...

  • 13: Women in Locksport - part 2

    August 31st, 2020  |  23 mins 41 secs

    Episode 13: Women in Locksport - part 2
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at
    http://www.thelocksportscast.com
     
    In this week’s episode:
      -Can you take picks on a plane?
      -More about Richard Feynman’s safe cracking techniques
      -Google data...

  • 12: Women in Locksport

    August 24th, 2020  |  29 mins

    Episode 12: Women in Locksport
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    In this week’s episode:
      -Criminals pick locks, but how common is it?
      -PACLOCK working with the community again
      -Women in locksport
     
    Thank you to everyone that contributed to this episod...

  • 11: Just the News

    August 17th, 2020  |  25 mins 28 secs

    Episode 11: Just the News
    http://thelocksportscast.com
     
    In this week’s episode:
      -More lockpicking criminals
      -A Video game lockpicking online museum
      -An important new Paclock military contract
      -An update from Sparrows on the DD pick
      -And, of co...

  • 10: Conference Videos on YouTube

    August 10th, 2020  |  30 mins 25 secs

    Episode 10: Conference Videos on YouTube
    By Charles Current
    http://thelocksportscast.com
     
    In this week’s episode:
      -Some new Locksport conference presentations on YT
      -2 new black belt pickers
      -Several more giveaways
      -And I contemplate doing a vid...

  • 9: Carrying Lock Picks

    August 3rd, 2020  |  26 mins 51 secs

    Episode 9: Carrying Lock Picks
    http://thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
      -A special Black Belt announcement
      -Cnet published a great article on locksport
      -How common is it to carry picks daily
     
    Thank you to everyone that contributed to t...

  • 8: Just the News

    July 27th, 2020  |  16 mins 10 secs

    Episode 8: Just the News
    Full show notes available at http://thelocksportscast.com
     
    In this week’s episode:
      -A couple corrections
      -Updates on previous stories
      -Another new black belt
      -Exclusive Giveaway Updates
     
    Thank you to everyone that contr...

  • 7: Children and Teens in Locksport

    July 20th, 2020  |  27 mins 27 secs

    Episode 7: Children and Teens in Locksport
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    In this week’s episode:
      -Update on Starrylock
      -TOOOL looking for DefCon Presenters
      -Children and teens in locksport
      -Another Blackbelt
      -And some exclusive giveaway inform...

  • 6: Listening to Locksport

    July 13th, 2020  |  34 mins 53 secs

    Episode 6: Listening to Locksport
    http://thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
      -Another lock picking criminal arrested
      -Other podcasts that cover locksport, sometimes
      -And more giveaways!
     
    Thank you to everyone that contributed to this epi...

  • 5: Potluck

    July 6th, 2020  |  24 mins 51 secs

    Episode 5: Potluck
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    In this week’s episode:
      -More evidence of community generosity
      -More chances to win one of my Paclocks
      -Locksport may help with PTSD
      -A few famous lock pickers
     
    Thank you to everyone that contrib...