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Kris “Tanto” Paronto

Kris “Tanto” Paronto, a United States Veteran and private security contractor, has served the United States for more than 18 years. Kris possesses elite training skills received from the U.S. Army Ranger, 2nd Battalion, 75th Regiment and 5th Battalion, Special Forces Group. Throughout those years Kris joined other security companies including Blackwater Security, the Central Intelligence Agency, OSEN Hunter Group and NEXUS Security Consulting. Read More.

 

 

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The Ranger Way

Purchase your signed copy today or come to a book signing event near you.

Thousands of people have heard Kris "Tanto" Paronto speak about his experiences in Benghazi on September 11, 2012. But before he was a security contractor, Tanto was a US Army Ranger from 2nd Battalion 75th Ranger Regiment. Rangers are trained to lead by being pushed to their physical and mental limits so that they can perform against impossible odds in punishing situations.

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Real Account of What Happened

Get your signed copy today or come to a book signing event near you.

The harrowing, true account from the brave men on the ground who fought back during the Battle of Benghazi. 13 HOURS presents, for the first time ever, the true account of the events of September 11, 2012, when terrorists attacked the US State Department Special Mission Compound and a nearby CIA station called the Annex in Benghazi, Libya.

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Events


  • Battleline Tactical Basic Pistol Course - December 28, 2018

    Friday, December 28, 2018 at 09:00 AM · $337.50 USD

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    ONE DAY BASIC FUNDAMENTALS PISTOL COURSE
    BIG 3 EAST - DELAND, FLORIDA (near Daytona)
    9AM UNTIL 3PM
    This is a perfect starter class.


    Fee: $375 per person - 10% Discount for Battleline Tactical Alumni 

     
    NOTE: This is a PRIVATE EVENT - No Public Viewing

     

    One Day Basic Fundamentals Pistol Course designed for the shooter looking to learn the fundamentals of marksmanship and safe weapon handling with a defensive pistol from the holster.

    The course is taught by Kris “Tanto” Paronto, Dave “Boon” Benton.

     

    Topics Covered:

    - Weapon Safety

    - Cycle Of Pistol Operation

    - Fundamentals Of Defensive Marksmanship 

    - Drawing From The Holster

    - Loading/ Unloading 

    - Stoppages

    - Proper Selection and Placement of Gear 

    - Cleaning and Maintenance 

    - Ammo Selection

    - Live Fire Drills to Increase Safe Weapon Handling and Marksmanship

     

    Suggested Equipment:

    - Serviceable Defensive Pistol of at Least 9mm 

    - 3 Magazines

    - Holster

    - Wrap Around Eye Protection Quality Eye and Hearing Protection 

    - 500 Rounds of Ammo

    - Magazine Pouch Able to Carry At least One Magazine 

    - Cleaning Supplies for Pistol

    - Long Sleeve Shirt, Knee and Elbow Pads, and Hat (highly recommended but not required)

    - Water

    - Bring your Lunch  

     

    Eligibility Requirements:

    - US Government ID Required (Passport or Driver's License- Must be a US Citizen)

    - Must be able to lawfully carry a handgun

     

    CANCELLATION POLICY: Due to a limited number of spots available, refunds are unavailable. Credits for a future class will be given if a 48 hour notice is given.
    Suggested Hotels
    Big 3 has arranged special pricing for our events and its participants during select dates. Be sure to mention Big 3 East to receive discounted rate.

    Fountain Beach Resort
    313 S. Atlantic Ave
    Daytona Beach, FL 32118
    (386) 255-7491

    http://daytonafountainbeach.com/
    Coupon code: big3east (One word)
    *Fountain Beach Resort is where the writers are being housed during the event. 

    If Fountain Beach reaches capacity, we highly recommend the following locations:
     
    Hilton Garden Inn Daytona Beach Airport
    189 Midway Avenue Daytona Beach, FL 32114
    386-944-4000
     
    Hampton Inn-Daytona Beach
    1715 West International Speedway Blvd. Daytona Beach, FL
    386-257-4030
     
    Quality Inn Daytona Speedway
    2250 Intl Speedway Blvd Daytona Beach, FL 32114
    386-255-3661
     
    La Quinta Inn Daytona Beach
    2725 International Speedway Daytona Beach, FL 32114
    386-255-7412
     
    Or at one of the many fine motels/hotels in Daytona Beach FL.

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL TWO DAY ACTIVE SHOOTER COURSE - DECEMBER 29-30, 2018 - FLORIDA

    Saturday, December 29, 2018 at 09:00 AM - December 30, 2018 · $585.00 USD

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    BATTLE LINE TACTICAL ACTIVE SHOOTER RESPONSE COURSE

    BIG 3 EAST - DELAND, FLORIDA (near Daytona)

     

    9am until 5pm

     

     $650 / 10% off for Battleline Tactical Alumni


    The ASR course introduces the student to Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures needed to Escape, Evade, or Intervene Tactically and Medically to Active Killing Situations.


    Topics Covered:


    ⁃ Overview of Active Killing Situations.
    ⁃ Mindset/Awareness/OODA.
    ⁃ EDC set up and lines of gear.
    ⁃ Ballistics.
    ⁃ Concealed Carry Concepts.
    ⁃ Weapons safety and Manipulations.
    ⁃ Accelerated Fundamentals of Marksmanship from Concealment.
    ⁃ Proper Tactical Application of Cover and Concealment.
    ⁃ Negotiating Panic Persons, Crowds, Combatives and Weapons Retention.
    ⁃ Tactically Clearing Structures.
    ⁃ Tactical Trauma Casualty Care.
    ⁃ Interacting with Responding Law Enforcement Agencies.

     

     

    Gear Required:

    • Service Pistol of at least 9mm.
    • 3 magazines min.
    • Ability to carry at least one spare magazine on your person.
    • Quality Concealment holster that stays open after drawing the weapon.
    • Quality magazine Pouch.
    • Cover Garment.
    • 500 rounds of ammo.
    • Wrap around eye protection.
    • Eye protection.
    • Brimmed hat.

     

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT:

    - VALID U.S. GOVERNMENT ID (Driver's License or Passport - Must be a US Citizen)

    - COMPLETION OF A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE THROUGH READY LINE OR SIMILAR TRAINING COMPANY OR GOVERNMENT AGENCY

    - OR PERMISSION FROM THE INSTRUCTORS TO ATTEND COURSE. (DD-214 SHOWING M-9 COMPLETION WILL SUFFICE FOR A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE COMPLETION.)

    PLEASE CONTACT JUDY AT JLWILKINSONCONSULTING@GMAIL.COM IF YOU WANT TO CHECK TO SEE IF THIS COURSE IS RIGHT FOR YOU.

     

    LODGING is the responsibility of the student.

    CANCELLATION POLICY: Due to a limited number of spots available, refunds are unavailable. Credits for a future class will be given if a 48 hour notice is given. 

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