Paul Markel

Mr. Markel is a former United States Marine, Police Officer, and has worked as a professional bodyguard both in the U.S. and overseas. A Subject Matter Expert on Small Arms and Tactics, Markel has provided instruction to law enforcement and U.S. Military troops.

As a recognized author and writer, Paul has penned several hundred articles published in numerous professional journals and trade periodicals.  Topics include firearms training, use of force, marksmanship, less-than-lethal force options, product reviews and evaluations, emergency medical care, and much more.  Sought after as a public speaker, Mr. Markel is at home in front of an audience large or small.

Follow Mr. Markel's instructional show: http://www.studentofthegun.com

Blue on Blue Shootings

Blue on Blue Shootings

SIRT pistol from Next Level Training

SIRT pistol from Next Level Training

Springfield XD(M) .45 ACP - A Review

Springfield XD(M) .45 ACP - A Review

Reflexive Trigger Snapping: Stop It!

Reflexive Trigger Snapping: Stop It!

First Responder: Taking Lives and Saving Lives

First Responder: Taking Lives and Saving Lives

Check Your Ammo; Save Your Life

Check Your Ammo; Save Your Life

Off-Duty Lights to go with your Off-Duty Gun

Off-Duty Lights to go with your Off-Duty Gun

Ammo Shortage Solutions: One Box Workout™

Ammo Shortage Solutions: One Box Workout™

Carbine Training: 9mm vs. .223 Rem

Carbine Training: 9mm vs. .223 Rem

The S.T.A.R.: Fitting the Rifle to the Shooter

The S.T.A.R.: Fitting the Rifle to the Shooter

Dry Fire: The Practice for Pros, Not Just Beginners

Dry Fire: The Practice for Pros, Not Just Beginners

Red Dot Optics: Tools or Toys?

Red Dot Optics: Tools or Toys?

Check your Fire! Operating in a 360 Degree World

Check your Fire! Operating in a 360 Degree World

One-Man Go Bag: Kit up now

One-Man Go Bag: Kit up now

The Quiet Continues: Suppressed Pistols

The Quiet Continues: Suppressed Pistols

Does Mediocrity Feel Good?

Does Mediocrity Feel Good?

CCI Quiet-22™: Get Back to Basics

CCI Quiet-22™: Get Back to Basics

We Can All Use Some Inspiration

We Can All Use Some Inspiration

Negligent Discharges: Preventable or Inevitable?

Negligent Discharges: Preventable or Inevitable?

21st Century 12 Gauge

21st Century 12 Gauge

Beyond the Band-Aid: Making Holes, Plugging Holes

Beyond the Band-Aid: Making Holes, Plugging Holes

SHOT Round Up Off-Duty Pistols

SHOT Round Up Off-Duty Pistols

The AAC Micro 7 Rifle

The AAC Micro 7 Rifle

Fighting Shotguns: Alive or Dead?

Fighting Shotguns: Alive or Dead?

Will is more important than Skill

Will is more important than Skill

 

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