Friday, September 5, 2014

Tomasie Wins USPSA® Area 4 Limited Division Championship

Madison, NC - Para USA, LLC ("Para") is proud to announce that Team Para USA member Travis Tomasie won the United States Practical Shooting Association (USPSA) Area 4 Limited Division Championship.

"A tremendous thank you to all who volunteer as match staff, and continue to give their time and effort in hosting these great events," said Travis Tomasie, Pro Shooter/Assistant Product Manager of Para USA. "The competitive shooting circuit is truly an indispensable resource when it comes to the development and validation of our handgun and ammo products. Before a component ever makes it to the production line, it must first prove itself capable of winning matches against the very best competitors in the world."

Tomasie competed in the match using a Para Tomasie Custom pistol.

Tomasie Custom Specifications:
Caliber: 40 S&W
Magazine: Two, 16-Round
Barrel: 5" Stainless Match-Grade Ramped Bull Barrel
Sights: Adjustable Rear Target, Fiber Optic Front
Slide: Forged Stainless Steel with Tri-Top and Lightening Cuts
Frame: Double Stack Stainless Steel
Finish: IonBond® PVD Finish
Safety: Beavertail Grip, Ambidextrous Thumb Safety
Trigger: Adjustable Skeletonized Trigger
Grip: VZ® OperatorTM G10 grip Grips
Extra: HD extractor, EGW® fire control, Competition Magwell, Checkered Front Strap & Mainspring Housing.

MSRP: $1,999.00

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The USPSA Area 4 Championship was held at the Old Fort Gun Club in Ft. Smith, Arkansas on August 28-31, 2014.

About Travis Tomasie
Grand Master. Owner of countless USPSA and IPSC titles. World and National Champion. And a better shooter than most can even fantasize being. No wonder he chooses Para.

Travis Tomasie began wearing our colors after a career as an instructor and competitor for the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit. There he taught close-quarters shooting to thousands of deploying soldiers, while also helping to develop and enhance weapons systems. Today, he represents Para across the globe and plays a crucial role in product development and testing.

To Travis, the 1911 is a way of life. Same here. And every day he's helping us make a better product, serving those who share his passion for the shooting sports.

About Para USA, LLC.
Para USA, LLC ("Para") is headquartered in Pineville, N.C. Founded in 1985, Para has built a solid and enviable reputation for innovation, performance and reliability. Firearms enthusiasts, serious shooting competitors and law enforcement agencies choose with confidence from a wide and growing variety of Para pistols. Para's revolutionary high capacity frame and light double action (LDA™) trigger systems are part of the innovation that Para has brought to the world-famous 1911 design.

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