Travis Pike is a former Marine Machine gunner, NRA firearm instructor, and survival expert. Who served with 2nd Bn 2nd Marines for 5 years. He deployed in 2009 to Afghanistan and again in 2011 with the 22nd MEU(SOC) during a record-setting 11 months at sea.
He is an experienced combat veteran and has had the opportunity to travel the world on two separate deployments.
He’s trained with the Romanian Army, the Spanish Marines, the Emirate Marines, and the Afghan National Army. He serves as an NRA certified pistol instructor and teaches concealed carry classes.
He is cross-trained in military intelligence, infantry tactics, and small arms. This allows him to write on a wide variety of subjects.