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2010-01-28 15:05:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- FLW Outdoors, the world's leading tournament fishing organization, announced Thursday that Minn Kota has extended their sponsorship as the official trolling motor of FLW Outdoors. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Trisha Blake, Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice-President stated, "We're proud of our long-term partnership with Minn Kota and their decision to continue their alignment with FLW Outdoors." As part of the sponsorship, Minn Kota...

2010-01-26 07:00:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- It's time to start the countdown to a new boating and fishing season. And even with snow blanketing much of the country, sunny days and thawing temperatures are right around the corner. To encourage boating and fishing in 2010, the Take Me Fishing(TM) campaign is kicking off the "Catch A Boat" online fishing tournament, with a chance to win a new boat, motor and trailer. Every cast gets players closer to winning the grand prize - a new Sylvan boat...

2010-01-11 11:58:00

DENVER, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, North America's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle network and Bass Champs, Inc., today announced a two-year marketing partnership which will provide WFN with extensive visibility at more than 30 Skeeter Bass Champs fishing tournaments annually and, in turn, make WFN and WFN HD the new home for the popular Skeeter Bass Champs television show. WFN will become the presenting sponsor of more than 60 Skeeter Bass Champs events during the...

2009-12-01 10:58:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FLW Outdoors announced Tuesday that Ranger Boats has renewed their sponsorship with FLW Outdoors, highlighting a lengthy relationship that continues to emphasize the rewards of fishing while opening doors of opportunity for all anglers. "We're proud to have such a strong partnership with Ranger Boats," said Trisha Blake, Chief Marketing Officer & Executive Vice President of FLW Outdoors. "Ranger is the ultimate standard on the water. Their...

2009-11-07 18:11:00

FLORENCE, Ala., Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Rose of Marion, Ark., never gave away the lead at the Stren Series Championship on Pickwick Lake and weighed five fish Saturday for 17 pounds, 6 ounces to win the title and $115,000. Rose finished with a three-day total of 15 fish weighing 55-1. "It's been a special week," said Rose, who has won more than $902,000 in FLW Outdoors competition. "Fishing is a big mental game. You have to ride the highs. "I caught them real quick today and that let...

2009-08-01 18:53:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- With only a 41 point margin, Terry Moberly, an auto production worker from Berea (pop. 14,430), a small town in central Kentucky, claimed first place in the 2009 FLW Fantasy Fishing season and its $1 million grand prize. Moberly was awarded his $1 million grand prize at Pittsburgh's Mellon Arena during the weigh-in ceremonies on Saturday of the Forrest Wood Cup presented by BP and Castrol, the world championship of bass fishing, at which tens of...

2009-07-31 19:53:00

PITTSBURGH, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Greg Hackney of Gonzales, La., caught a five-bass limit weighing 11 pounds, 12 ounces Friday to capture the lead after weighing only 3 pounds, 1 ounce the first day of competition in the $2 million 2009 Forrest Wood Cup presented by BP and Castrol - the World Championship of Bass Fishing - with a two-day catch of eight bass weighing 14-13. He now holds a 5-ounce lead in the tournament featuring the best pros and co-anglers in the world. The Forrest Wood...

2009-07-30 19:44:00

PITTSBURGH, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Kellogg's pro Dave Lefebre of Union City, Pa., weighed in a five-bass limit that weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces during the first day of competition at the $2 million Forrest Wood Cup presented by BP and Castrol -- the World Championship of Bass Fishing -- on the Three Rivers in Pittsburgh and ended the day with a slim one-ounce lead. The Forrest Wood Cup presented is the richest bass fishing tournament in the world and features a $1 million first-place...

2009-07-22 11:52:00

MINNEAPOLIS, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Who will be the next fantasy sports millionaire? Will it be the auto production worker from Kentucky, the utility maintenance worker from Oklahoma or the UPS manager from Tennessee? Poised to make history again, FLW Fantasy Fishing (FantasyFishing.com), an international, online fantasy fishing game, will award $1 million to the player who has accumulated the most points over the course of its 2009 season. Founded in Minneapolis by FLW Outdoors, the...

2009-07-16 12:42:00

MINNEAPOLIS, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- A little more than a year from now, Georgia will host the world's richest professional bass fishing tournament, the $2.5 million Forrest Wood Cup presented by BP and Castrol, Aug. 5-8, 2010 on Lake Lanier near Atlanta, in which the world's best professional bass anglers will square off in the final tournament of the Walmart FLW Tour and compete in the world championship of bass fishing, and its $1 million grand prize. For bass fishing junkies like Ryan...


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