Revision Shooter Max Michel Concludes 2011 Season by Setting New Stage World Records and Welcoming New Daughter


Essex Junction, VT, USA  – Max Michel, champion shooter for Revision Military, concludes his successful and eventful 2011 season by setting new Steel Challenge World Speed Shooting Championship records and welcoming a daughter – his third child with wife Jennifer –  into the world. Michel set the new World Record during the Roundabout  (Stage 2) at the Steel Challenge with four runs totaling 7.96 seconds,  during which Michel drew his pistol four times and hit 20 total targets.  His daughter Makenzie was born at the conclusion of the USPSA Handgun Nationals held in September, where Michel won one of his two National Championship titles.

In total, Michel rounded out the 2011 season with five individual  1st place finishes, including two National Championship titles, one  Team Gold in Open Division, six 2nd place finishes and one 4th place  finish. This past year marks Michel’s second year representing Revision  Military.

"As the 2011 shooting season comes to an end, I reflect back on a  very successful year and am extremely grateful for the support Revision  Military has given me,” commented Michel. “It's truly great companies  like Revision and my other amazing sponsors that make my accomplishments  possible. It brings me great honor to give them two 2011 National  Championship titles."

In 2010, world champion  shooter Max Michel joined forces with Revision in a partnership founded  on mutual performance excellence. At age 29 Max Michel is a legend in  the world of competitive shooting. A three-time World Speed Shooting  Champion, five-time USPSA National Champion, three-time US National Steel Champion and 2010 US  IPSC National Champion, Max is a dominant force in the pistol shooting  sports. Born and raised in New Orleans, Max joined the famed U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit (USAMU)  Action Pistol Team in 1999 where he served for 10 years as an Army  shooter and trainer. Today, Max is recognized worldwide as a top tier  athlete in the practical shooting sports and Revision is proud to be  Max’s eyepro brand of choice – both on and off the range.

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Revision develops and delivers  purpose-built protective equipment for military use worldwide. The  company, which began with eyewear, has expanded to face and head  protection and continues to develop their capabilities for integrated,  performance-enhancing soldier systems. To that end, Revision brings the  most advanced expertise, state-of-the-art facilities and finest  technical minds. Clients include the U.S. Department of Defense, the  Canadian Department of National Defence, the Netherlands Defence  Materiel Organization, the Swiss Federal Department of Defence and the  UK Ministry of Defence. Privately owned and ISO 9001:2008 certified,  Revision’s operational headquarters is located in Essex Junction,  Vermont, USA, with additional offices in the Netherlands and Canada. For  more information, visit, write, or call +1 252-288-5805.

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