Scuttlebutt Ep 38: Benjie Manibog, Making it Happen with Thrash-N-Raid and Six Feet Above

GySgt Benjie Manibog, USMC (Ret), was an anti-authoritarian youth turned MARSOC Raider and is the CEO of Thrash-N-Raid, a Southern California skateboard company and Operations Officer of Six Feet Above, a veteran outreach foundation that uses skateboarding to build veteran community. From the fateful day he met a Marine Recruiter who helped him clean up and get in shape to join the Marines, Benjie has been making it happen, through deployments, to getting into MARSOC, being their for his family and now running a skateboard company and a charitable foundation with the expressed goal to “Shred the Trend” of veteran suicide.

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Produced by Nick Wilson, Vic Ruble, William Treuting, and Nancy Lichtman.