The SPORT & COMPETITION pistols line is the largest range of sport pistols available on the international market and allows to whom wants to practice sport shooting activities to make the optimal choice, offering different models suitable to the needs of everyone, always ensuring an high quality shooting experience.
From the end of ‘80s Fratelli Tanfoglio company commits its technical resources, in cooperation with the shooters of the Tanfoglio Teams worldwide, to guarantee quality, ergonomics, safety and high performances of its products dedicated to sport and to competition shooting.
Tanfoglio technicians devote themselves with passion and continuity to the study of materials and shapes, attention to details, to the continuous research and design solutions that can improve Tanfoglio models both aesthetically and functionally.
As evidence of this commitment and confirmation of its results Tanfoglio sport models have got and continue to get a lot of excellent achievements in competitions on shooting ranges around the world and the shooter Eric Grauffel won for 7 times in a row since 1998 I.P.S.C. European Champion (in Open, Production and Standard Divisions with Tanfoglio Gold Custom, Stock II and Limited Custom models) and for 6 times in a row I.P.S.C. World Champion title in Open and Production Division (with Tanfoglio Gold Custom Eric and Stock II models): a unique and exceptional record in the history of I.P.S.C..
SPORT & COMPETITION STEEL regroups all Tanfoglio sport pistols that have the frame made in steel, which are the main choice and the landmark of fans and shooters: Domina is the evolution of the well known Gold Custom model, Limited Custom has a new configuration both aesthetic and functional, Stock serie grows with the new basic model Stock I, Xtreme models change look but keep the winning mood with which it was born.
SPORT & COMPETITION POLYMER line enriches and completes the Tanfoglio sport pistol range.
It comprehends semiautomatic sport weapons with handle made in special plastic material, highly resistant to heat and shock, light and ergonomics.
The use of Tanfoglio techno-polymer at the beginning was dedicated to weapons for personal and professional defence that required lightness and comfort for the port, then it has been used on sport pistols, allowing the creation of new and innovative models.
Accuracy, reliability, high level performance, durability merge with versatility, lightness, easy which are typical of polymer: in this way the new polymer versions of Stock III and Limited Custom were born, with plastic frame and interchangeable grips.
The POLYMER serie includes Force 22 L, semiautomatic pistol in ..22LR that is preparatory for sport shooting activity and the Bullpup semiautomatic rifle Appeal.
Tanfoglio family is active in the firearms since the beginning of '900 when it produced and assembled platforms and exploders for local manufacturing companies in Gardone Val Trompia.
In 1948 Giuseppe Tanfoglio founded a company for the production of weapon components, and in 1953 began to produce handguns in cal.6,35mm and in cal.22.
At the end of 1960 he founded Tanfoglio Giuseppe Srl, a company that produced semi-automatic pistols and revolvers for the U.S. market until 1992.
Fratelli Tanfoglio company was born in 1969, specializing its production in designing and manufacturing semi-automatic pistols in different calibers for defence: thus the three brothers Lino, Marilena and Massimo (Giuseppe’s sons and daughter) have carried on the family tradition in the firearms.
In 1986 the company began the construction of models for sport shooting, especially for I.P.S.C. and I.D.P.A. competitions, in their different categories of shooting: this will allow to get during time great and continuous success worldwide, as obtaining the title of I.P.S.C. World and European Champion since 1998 until today.
Nowadays Tanfoglio products are a benchmark of excellence for fans and shooters all over the world, Tanfoglio pistols are also the main choice of many police and security professionals.
High quality is the result of skill, passion and continuous research and development, in constant dynamic balance between tradition and innovation.