John's love of adventure and gregarious nature are a conduit for making new friends, getting outdoors and trying out the latest in outdoor gear. Check out what's new.
John has joined forces with Mike Vellekamp of V Nives to develop an everyday carry blade, the Trailblazer. The Trailblazer is a folding blade with a partially serrated and full drop point blade option for all end user needs.
30 years of hunting, fishing, outdoor adventuring and special ops enforcement experience are the backbone for the design of this well-conceived new knife. The Trailblazer encompasses V Nives trademark ergonomics, styling and high quality materials to meet John’s dream blade requirements. It's sure to become the go-to blade for every outdoor enthusiast.
The Trailblazer will be available fall 2019 and stay tuned for price point and ordering information.
American owned and operated, V Nives prides itself on extraordinary craftsmanship and unparalleled quality. Founder and President Mike Vellekamp has 25 years production knife-making and design experience and brings his knowledge and expertise to this exciting new brand.
John is a member of the Triumph Pro Staff.
Triumph Systems is a St. Louis, MO based target and training manufacturer. Founded in 2015 by former Navy SEAL Jared Ogden, Triumph Systems is redefining cognitive & discretionary training amongst law enforcement agencies nationwide, academies, federal agencies, international agencies, CCW holders, and defenders of our country.