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AWARDS

BLADE Magazine’s “Knife of the Year Awards®” are barometers of the most successful companies in the knife industry, and signify one of production cutlery’s greatest achievements. Outdoor Edge is honored to be the recipient of the BLADE Magazine’s “Accessory of the Year Award” for their ParaSpark survival knife bracelet.

CONSERVATION

The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) recently welcomed two new interns for the fall semester. Leah Bell and Jaden Bjorklund join the Conservation Department under Director Kip Adams.

The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the support of Kenetrek Boots through the Club’s Corporate Partner Program.

Whitetails Unlimited’s event Annual is back from the printer and is ready to ship. Everyone attending a WTU event in fiscal year 2019-20 will received the new, expanded, WTU 2019-2020 Annual publication. This year it is 68 pages (up four pages from last year), and includes information about Whitetails Unlimited, our mission, and program services.

EVENTS

YETI has added their name to the list of sponsors for the Boone and Crockett Club’s 30th Big Game Awards, scheduled for August 1-3, 2019, in Springfield, Missouri

Hosted at Bambi Lake Conference Center in Roscommon, Michigan, this event is open to the public for one or both days. Check-in begins at 12pm on Friday, July 26. Please pre-register at bambilake.camp/events or visit our Facebook Event Page for additional information.

On Monday, July 15, 2019, Buck Knives will participate in the third annual Made in America Product Showcase at the White House.

Can-Am Off-Road vehicles will be on display in booth #529 at the upcoming Ag in Motion Farm Expo near Langham, Saskatchewan. On display will be a variety of Can-Am Off-Road Vehicles for both work and play.

Remington Arms and Ammunition has joined the list of sponsors for the Boone and Crockett Club’s 30th Big Game Awards, scheduled for August 1-3, 2019, in Springfield, Missouri.

Check out Kickingbear.org to find an event near you. Don’t miss out on action-packed activities like archery, tug-of-war, marshmallow and water balloon fights, relay races, and much more.

GEAR

Few broadheads excel in all the areas a hunting point should perform at peak proficiency. That is why the SEVR™ Titanium 2.1 is the choice broadhead for experienced and discerning big-game bowhunters. This advanced two-blade mechanical broadhead was developed to solve the needs of bowhunters demanding reliable and predictable performance both in the field and on the practice range.

INDUSTRY

Houston Safari Club (HSC) was proud to be present on July 8th, 2019, as President Trump provided updates on the administration’s policies to advance environmental protection while promoting economic growth.

The Boone and Crockett Club released a position statement today in light of California’s statewide ban on lead ammunition for hunters, which took effect on July 1, 2019. Triggered by concerns for the endangered California condor, which inhabit some regions of the state, a bill was signed into law in October 2013 banning all lead ammunition for the taking of game anywhere in the state.

Houston, TX – Houston Safari Club (HSC) HSC is excited to announce its support for the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act introduced in the U.S. House by Representatives Dingell (D-MI-12) and Fortenberry (R-NE-01).

MEDIA

Monster Bucks XXVII can be watched for FREE exclusively on the new Realtree 365 App.

The President’s Outdoor Scholars Program at the University of Montevallo is sharing its special hunting and fishing trips with the rest of the world via its YouTube series, “Outdoor Scholars TV.”

This week on The Revolution with Jim & Trav, the countdown is on to early season whitetail hunting. Listen in as the boys and their panel of industry experts talk scouting, trail cameras, food sources, early season tactics and more. Joining the boys will be Terry Drury of Drury Outdoors, Steve Nessl of Yamaha and CatDaddy of CatDaddy’s Catfishing Adventures.

In conjunction with Lancaster Archery Supply, one of the world’s leaders in archery equipment sales, and one of The Outdoor Group’s leading product distributors, the video showcases the hard work that goes into every product that finds its way into archery shops around the world, and highlights the individuals who make it all happen.

Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Radio host Rob Keck explores RV and family travel with husband and wife team Jeremy and Stephanie Puglisi. The Puglisis are co-hosts of the "RV Family Travel Atlas" podcast and authors of the "Idiots Guide to RV Vacations".

NEW HIRES

The Outtech team continues to grow and expand and is proud to announce the addition of CJ Staton to our Outdoor team. CJ will be working with accounts in South Carolina and Georgia

NEW PRODUCTS

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today introduced the Xero™ S1 Trapshooting Trainer, the first near real-time shotgun trainer that provides immediate feedback and detailed analytics for every shot taken.

TRUGLO, Inc. introduces a new family of tactical red dot sights; the IGNiTE™ series satisfies shooters’ needs for a robust and reliable red dot optic for close-quarter, fast sight acquisition scenarios.

Back by popular demand, Wildlife Research Center®, the leader in Scent and Scent Elimination, is proud to reintroduce its innovative new Golden Estrus® Gel now with Break-Through Scent Reflex® Technology in a 2 OZ flip-cap squeeze bottle.

Easton, the premier archery arrow brand since 1922 has introduced NEW BULLY VANES. Bully Vanes feature a new ultra-stiff material in a compact design for superior broadhead control with exceptional durability and easy tuning. Bully Vanes use a unique combination stiff construction and profile to stabilize all types of broadheads for improved accuracy. The specifically engineered profiles provide greater aerodynamics and more arrow control than regular vanes.

Wilderness Athlete®, The Authority on Outdoor Performance Nutrition™ is changing people’s lives with the launch of its new line of nootropic supplements specifically formulated to enhance the pillars of health, mental acuity, sleep, and memory.

PARTNERSHIPS

Nose Jammer® selects RubLine Marketing as Agency of Record to assist them with marketing and strategy.

Outdoor Sportsman Group and Realtree are pleased to announce an extension of the existing partnership between their two industry-leading brands.

Competition Archery Media (CAM) has entered into a contract agreement with Eleven Sports – a worldwide provider of broadcast sporting events – to broadcast live archery competitions.

Federal Ammunition has renewed its commitment to conservation as Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever’s Official Ammunition partner. The national partnership extends a collaboration that has been ongoing since the mid-1980s between one of the world’s leading ammunition manufacturers and the nation’s leading upland conservation organization. The partnership also includes presenting sponsorship of the organization’s National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic returning to the Minneapolis Convention Center on February 14-16, 2020.

Can-Am Off-Road is pleased to support the 2019-2020 APAS Youth Leadership and Mentorship program. Open to all Saskatchewan producers between the ages of 18 and 40 was established in 2014 to connect young producers with an industry mentor.

RETAIL

In observance of National Hot Dog, Wednesday, July 17, Hi Mountain Seasonings is offering super savings on its 13 Sausage Kits (including the Original Hot Dog kit), seven Breakfast sausage kits and its two jerky guns. For one day only, customers can purchase any of the Sausage Kits for only $15.99 (a savings of more than 25 percent), Breakfast sausage Kits for $5.09 (a savings of more than 40 percent with a limit of six) and 40-percent off of the Big Shot Jerky Gun and the Link Master, priced at $29.99 and $23.40, respectively.

Summit Outdoors, LLC is proud to now offer financing on www.shadowhunterblinds.com. Shoppers get the flexibility to purchase hunting blinds and accessories now and make easy monthly payments for their purchases without compounding interest and unexpected costs.

SCHOLARSHIPS

The North American Gamebird Foundation (NAGF) is offering two scholarship opportunities in 2019: The John Mullin Memorial Scholarship and the Jeannine Kuhl Memorial Scholarship, both supporting career opportunities in the gamebird industry. Application deadlines for both are quickly approaching!

SWEEPSTAKES

Can-Am Off-Road is pleased to announce the Texas Waterfowl Hunt Giveaway. One lucky winner and a guest will win an all-expense paid 2-day Texas waterfowl hunting trip December 19-21, 2019.

TOURNAMENTS

Team Mathews dominated the third and final leg of the IBO National Triple Crown, sweeping both Pro Male and Pro Female podiums in Bloomington, Indiana. The victories propelled Team Shooters Levi Morgan and Sharron Wallace to the top spots as 2019 National Triple Crown Champions.

Mission Crossbow shooters swept the third and final leg of the IBO National Triple Crown in Franklin, Pennsylvania and secured the National Championship.

WASHINGTON

The Recovering America's Wildlife Act (RAWA), a bill to fund state-based conservation efforts for more than 12,000 species of fish, wildlife, and plants, was introduced by Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus (CSC) Vice-Chair Representative Debbie Dingell (MI) and CSC Member Representative Jeff Fortenberry (NE).

The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council), along with many of its partners, applauds the bipartisan reintroduction of the S. 2092: Modernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow’s Needs Act (Pittman-Robertson Modernization Act) in the Senate by Senators James Risch (R-ID), Tom Cotton (R-AR), Doug Jones (D-AL), Martin Heinrich (D-NM), Joe Manchin (D-WV), Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Deb Fischer (R-NE), Angus King (ME-I), and John Boozman (R-AR).

State-level conservation efforts would be eligible for $1.4 billion in annual funding under the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act, legislation introduced today in the House of Representatives by Reps. Debbie Dingell (D-MI), Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) and 54 original sponsors. Public lands sportsmen and women commended the bipartisan bill, which would fund critical conservation work by state and tribal agencies, enhancing fish and wildlife habitat and boosting America’s outdoor recreation economy.

Aug. 1 - Aug. 4
McKenzie ASA Classic
Metropolis, Ill.
Aug. 8 - Aug. 11
IBO 2019 World Championship
Snowshoe, W. Va.
Aug. 14 - Aug. 17
USA Archery Outdoor National Target Championship
Dublin, Ohio
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