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Fishing Enthusiasts Can Access Real-Time Information from Fishidy at Walmart

May 9, 2013

Maps, tips, fishing reports and more available in 2,600 Walmart stores nationwide

MADISON, Wis., May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Fishidy, a leader in the delivery of superior fishing and on-the-water fishing information based in Madison, Wis., today announced its fishing resources will be available in approximately 2,600 Walmart stores to help anglers of all kinds maximize their upcoming fishing outing.

“Our mission, quite simply, is to help anglers learn and determine where, when and how to fish – and ultimately to help them have more fun,” said Brian Jensen, CEO of Fishidy. “Since the launch of Fishidy last year, our catalog of information and our user base have grown exponentially. We look forward to continuing to make Fishidy even more valuable and fun for our user base.”

Through signage and a display interface found in the Outdoors section, Walmart customers can use Fishidy to access maps, tips and fishing reports by zip code, as well as browse a checklist of recommended items to bring on their fishing outing.

Linked by common waterways and a love of fishing, Fishidy is a network of anglers and fishing resources, including professional and serious anglers, fishing groups, guides and businesses. Through both an interactive website and a mobile app, Fishidy users have full access to accurate fishing maps for thousands of freshwater and saltwater waterways – the kind of information unavailable anywhere else online today. In addition, users have the ability to track, record and catalog their catches and hot spots. They also can join the rapidly growing Fishidy community and share their tallest fishing tales, upload photos and videos of their catches, make new friends and more.

There is no cost to use Fishidy, however premium memberships are available to those who desire access to additional fishing insights such as marked maps with fishing hot spots, details on underwater composition and structures, real-time sea surface temperature charts and more.

About Fishidy
Fishidy, which is owned and operated by Outdoor InSite, LLC, creates and delivers a one-of-a-kind fishing resource to help anglers of all ages and skill levels catch more fish. Fishidy delivers interactive fishing maps, social connections and a wealth of proven, valuable information on thousands of waterways across the country, including freshwater, saltwater and Great Lakes maps. Fishidy also works to enhance other outdoor sports experiences through innovation, intelligence and technology. For more information, visit www.fishidy.com.

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