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  • Skeeter Hosts Annual Southern Dealer Meeting in Longview, TX

    DATE:July 22nd, 2018
    Skeeter Hosts Annual Southern Dealer Meeting in Longview, TX Presented All 2019 Skeeter FX Apex Addition Showcased New Models Equipped with Humminbird® Electronics Revealed the Family Package available on their SX2250 Recaps current “Fall into Savings” sales promotion   KILGORE, TEX., July 20, 2018 - Skeeter Products, Inc. recently hosted its annual Southern Dealer Meeting, in Longview, TX, at the Maude Cobb Convention Center, where Skeeter built momentum for what is expected...
  • Anderson and Mathews Best the Field at Sanford Lake (July 14, 2018

    DATE:July 19th, 2018
    NPAA Anderson and Mathews Best the Field at Sanford Lake (July 14, 2018) The third stop the College Bass Tour sponsored by DNR Sports and Kevin VanDam visited Sanford Lake in Midland County. A day that saw teams scrap their game plans in light of the rain, clouds and sun that visited throughout the day, rewarded teams that adjusted to the conditions and mood of the fish. Teams placing in the Top 5 weighed in largemouth but the trophy 5-pound bass known to inhabit the lake remained elusive. More impressive,...
  • Lashuay and Mueller win Nail Biter at Wixom Lake (July 15, 2018)

    DATE:July 19th, 2018
    NPAA Lashuay and Mueller win Nail Biter at Wixom Lake (July 15, 2018) The final tournament of the season had all the makings of a country and western shoot-out and the final weigh-in did not disappoint with the Top 5 teams being separated by less than ¾ of a pound. The final stop of the College Bass Tour, sponsored by DNR Sports and Kevin VanDam, visited Wixom Lake in Gladwin County, Michigan. A lake spanning almost 2 000 acres, posed both opportunities and challenges. The last tournament of the season...
  • Phantom Lures Expands Crankbait Lineup to Include Additional Lure Sizes

    DATE:July 19th, 2018
    Phantom Lures Expands Crankbait Lineup to Include Additional Lure Sizes  The Abyss and Banshee Crankbaits from Phantom will each offer additional size options   Ramsey, MN (July 11, 2018) – Phantom Lures, widely known for its design and manufacture of high quality, proven baits will be expanding their existing Hard Baits lineup through the introduction of several additional sizes across multiple models. “We’re excited to see the continued growth of our walleye, bass, salmon,...
  • Phantom Lures Releases Underwater Video Footage

    DATE:July 19th, 2018
    Phantom Lures Releases Underwater Video Footage Several of Phantom’s walleye, bass and trout/salmon cranks can now be viewed via underwater video   Ramsey, MN (July 12, 2018) – Phantom Lures, widely known for its design and manufacture of high quality, proven baits is pleased to announce the completion of several new underwater videos that are available for viewing, which capture Phantom’s walleye, bass and trout/salmon crankbaits in action. With the update to Phantom’s...
  • Phantom Lures Announces Boogey Series Crankbaits

    DATE:July 19th, 2018
    Phantom Lures Announces Boogey Series Crankbaits   A new deep-diving crank from Phantom being released at the 2018 ICAST Show   Ramsey, MN (July 9, 2018) – Phantom Lures, widely known for its design and manufacture of high quality, proven baits is pleased to introduce the Boogey Crankbait, a deep diving lure that catches a wide variety of fish species. The Boogey’s main purpose is to contact fish in deep water.  The bait is ideal for trolling and has produced excellent results...
  • New “Razorback” Design from Phantom Lures Drives Fish Crazy

    DATE:July 19th, 2018
    New “Razorback” Design from Phantom Lures Drives Fish Crazy Precision design detail that separates Phantom from the competition   Ramsey, MN (July  10, 2018) – Phantom Lures, widely known for its design and manufacture of high quality, proven baits is pleased to introduce a new design called “Razorback” which will be incorporated into the company’s Hard Baits in the near future. Razorback refers to the topside of Phantom crankbaits that will now include high definition...
  • The Freak from Phantom Lures to Include Pro-Troll E-Chip

    DATE:July 19th, 2018
    The Freak from Phantom Lures to Include Pro-Troll E-Chip Following last year’s partnership with Pro-Troll, Phantom announces that The Freak will now include E-Chip Technology  Visit booths #4513 (Phantom Lures) and #3817 (Pro-Troll) at ICAST 2018 in Orlando, Florida Ramsey, MN (July 29, 2018) – Phantom Lures, widely known for its design and manufacture of tournament-winning muskie lures and innovative walleye crankbaits, is excited to announce that “The Freak,” one of the company’s...
  • OPTIMA® PowerPack Nation July 2018 e-Newsletter

    DATE:July 18th, 2018
    OPTIMA® PowerPack Nation July 2018 e-Newsletter Register for the August DriveAutoX Event There is still space available at the DriveAutoX event at Gateway Motorsports Park on August 18-19! Click here to register.  How to Maintain Your Battery in the Summer Heat Summer is officially here and temperatures are rising by the day. While great for outdoor...
  • NEW STUDY: 2 MILLION MORE AMERICANS LURED BY FISHING

    DATE:July 18th, 2018
    CATEGORIES: Industry News
    NPAA NEW STUDY: 2 MILLION MORE AMERICANS LURED BY FISHING   Comprehensive report provides key insight into nation’s no. 2 adult outdoor activity ALEXANDRIA, VA (July 13, 2018) – While Americans are collectively checking their phones more than 8 billion times a day, a new industry report shows that they are increasingly disconnecting and getting out on the water to catch fish. More than 49 million Americans cast a line in 2017, demonstrating a year-over-year increase of nearly 2 million...