Newington, NH (November 28, 2017) – SIG SAUER, Inc., congratulates Max Michel, captain of Staff SIG, on an distinctive yr of accomplishment and efficiency throughout 2017. Michel led Staff USA to a Gold Medal on the Worldwide Sensible Taking pictures Confederation (IPSC) Handgun World Shoot held on the Nationwide Taking pictures Middle in Chateauroux, France on August 28 – September 2. Along with his excellent efficiency on the world stage, Michel scored excellent wins on the nationwide stage as effectively, incomes three nationwide champion titles. Michel earned the Carry Optics Nationwide Champion title at 2017 USPSA SIG SAUER® Optics Nationwide Championship held on the Common Taking pictures Academy in Frostproof, Florida from March 23 – 26. Michel went on to earn the Total Champion title on the US Metal Taking pictures Nationals held on the South River Gun Membership in Covington, Georgia from March 30 – April 1. On the Professional-Am Taking pictures Nationwide Championship held on the Volusia County Gun and Hunt Membership in New Smyrna Seashore, Florida he completed first total within the Optics Division.
On high of his nationwide championship titles, Michel earned quite a few titles at state and sectional championships throughout the nation.
- World Pace Taking pictures Championship – 2nd Place Open Division
- USPSA Space three – Total Champion
- USPSA Space 6 – Carry Optics Champio
- USPSA Double Faucet Championship – Total Champion
- USPSA LA Gator Traditional – Total Champion
- USPSA AL Sectional Championship – Total Champion
- USPSA OK Sectional Championship – Total Champion
- USPSA MS State Championship – Total Champion
- USPSA NM Sectional Championship – Total Champion
- Aiming For Zero Charity Match – Total Champion
Not content material to relaxation on his laurels, Max Michel wrote his identify into the Guinness Ebook of World Data for his action-pistol taking pictures. He knocked down 6 metal plates in 2.05 seconds from the draw along with his 9mm SIG SAUER P320® Pistol. He then unofficially broke his personal world report on October 21 posting an incredible 1.91 second time on his first run. This was documented whereas doing an indication, with TV digicam’s rolling and in entrance of over 400 spectators at an Honored American Veterans Afield (HAVA) disabled veteran vary occasion on the San Antonio Police Coaching Academy.
“Whereas Max’s ability and proficiency with a pistol is well-known within the taking pictures sports activities world, his newest efficiency transcends the aggressive enviornment and locations it squarely within the public area.” Mentioned Tom Taylor, Chief Advertising and marketing Officer & Government Vice President, Industrial Gross sales. There are various nice shooters on the market, however a Guinness World File title provides documented validity and notoriety, elevating Max’s credentials to an excellent increased stage of distinction. And he topped off his yr by unofficially setting the bar even increased, shattering his personal world report at a disabled veterans occasion. The truth that Max offers his time to attend occasions reminiscent of this simply solidifies that he’s not solely a world class shooter, however a world class good man.”
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