Do You Wear a Holster or Deathtrap?

This week Professor Paul considers the holster you wear. Is it a deathtrap? Tune in to find out.

During our Beyond the Bandaid segment, Professor Paul talks about some of the consequences of being in the field and how to treat them. You don’t want to miss this information packed segment.

Jarrad “Lil Fedor” Markel joins us again for part 2 of The Well-Rounded Tactical Athlete. This time he addresses the topics of strength and endurance. Which is more important? Tune in to find out.

A beginner once and a student for life, naturally Professor Paul loves being on the rifle range. During our Rifleman 101 segment he will talk about one of the most important parts of shooting. You may be surprised that it varies by distance!

Our mystery segment will remain just that. Here’s a HINT: Are you armed at the zoo? is your 24/7 source for all manner of gun related topics.

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Paul G. Markel has worn many hats during his lifetime. He has been a U.S. Marine, Police Officer, Professional Bodyguard, and Small Arms and Tactics Instructor. Mr. Markel has been writing professionally for law enforcement and firearms periodicals for nearly twenty years with hundreds and hundreds of articles in print. Paul is a regular guest on nationally syndicated radio talk shows and subject matter expert in firearms training and use of force. Mr. Markel has been teaching safe and effective firearms handling to students young and old for decades and has worked actively with the 4-H Shooting Sports program. Paul holds numerous instructor certifications in multiple disciplines and a Bachelor’s degree in conflict resolution; nonetheless, he is and will remain a dedicated Student of the Gun.

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