SOTG Book Signing/Radio at Red Jacket Firearms on July 13th

Jarrad Markel, Paul Markel, and Will Hayden at the Sons of Guns Premiere Party 2013
Jarrad Markel, Paul Markel, and Will Hayden at the Sons of Guns Premiere Party 2013
Student of the Gun
Student of the Gun

Biloxi, Mississippi — ( –  Student of the Gun will be making a live appearance at Red Jacket Firearms (9683 Mammoth Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70814) on Saturday, July 13 2013 from 11am-1pm CST. Stop by and pick up an autographed copy of Paul’s book, “Student of the Gun: A beginner once, a student for life.”

Paul, host of Student of the Gun, will be recording Student of the Gun Radio on site with Rebecca Ramsey. Rebecca has an interesting trauma care story to discuss with us. Be sure to tune in on Monday, July 15th to hear her story. is your 24/7 source for all manner of gun related topics. SOTG offers education, entertainment, and enlightenment of firearms through on-demand video material, online articles, books, DVD’s and live-training events. Student of the Gun; a beginner once, a student for life.

Being a Student of the Gun is not about being a novice or beginner. Student of the Gun represents a life’s journey of education, enlightenment and the enjoyment of firearms. Each episode will introduce the viewer to new and interesting firearms as well as the latest gear to go with them.

Student of the Gun's Paul Markel
Student of the Gun’s Paul Markel

We will travel throughout the United States seeking the advice and expertise of the best firearms trainers available. Sometimes deadly serious, sometimes just for fun, Student of the Gun will always strive to educate and entertain their viewers while offering them an insiders’ look at the worlds of firearms.

About the Host


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 4H Shooting Sports program. Paul holds numerous instructor certifications in multiple disciplines; nonetheless, he is and will remain a dedicated Student of the Gun.