July 19, 2012 Posted by Editor in blog

Team Caracal’s “JJ” Racaza in the Winner's Circle at 12th Demetrio 'Bolo' Tuason Cup

Marikina, Philippines (gunsandtactics.com) – Team Caracal’s “JJ” Racaza claimed a first place win in the International Production class at the 12th Demetrio ‘Bolo’ Tuason Cup. Racaza also claimed a third place overall win shooting his Caracal F pistol.

The 12th Annual Demetrio ‘Bolo’ Tuason Cup was held in Marikina, Philippines this past July 12 – 15. The shooting tournament features standard, open, classic, production and revolver standard divisions.

To view photos and videos of Team Caracal and “JJ” Racaza visit http://www.facebook.com/teamcaracal

About Caracal Pistols

The Caracal semi-automatic model “F” and model “C” pistols are now available at select retailers in the United States. Caracal pistols feature:

  • Smooth, quick trigger break with no over travel, and short reset
  • Low profile slide, which results in very little felt recoil
  • Lower bore (4mm), which allows for fast, accurate “instinctive” shooting for professional users
  • Optional quick sight acquisition system
  • 18 round magazine on the F model

About Caracal

Caracal is a small arms manufacturer, launched in Abu Dhabi in 2007. Working closely with the UAE Armed Forces, the company has developed a range of modern pistols in association with leading European weapon designers and international users. The Caracal range includes full and compact sized pistols, which have been sold in the Middle East region, Europe and South Africa. Caracal products are manufactured in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates. Caracal International LLC recently launched Caracal USA, LLC, located in Trussville, Alabama, which serves as the importer, distributor, and service center for the US markets.

Caracal is also the parent company for the world-renowned German rifle and shotgun manufacturer, Merkel.

Caracal is a fully owned subsidiary of Tawazun, a strategic investment firm focused on the development of Abu Dhabi’s industrial manufacturing and technology capabilities and knowledge transfer, with a specific focus on the defense sector.

For more information visit www.caracal-usa.com.

About the United Arab Emirates

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a source of stability, tolerance, innovation and growth in the Arabian Gulf and around the globe. With one of the most open and innovative economies in the world, the UAE is a dependable and substantial economic partner with the United States, and is currently the largest export market for US goods in the Middle East.

The UAE and US are reliable allies, with shared security interests. The two countries work together to enhance stability and security in the Arabian Gulf and the broader Middle East.

For more information visit www.uae-embassy.org.