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  • National Walleye Tour ventures into unknown territory

    DATE:April 24th, 2017
    National Walleye Tour ventures into unknown territory by Brett Carlson GARRISON, N.D. - After opening the 2017 season with a traditional stop at Lake Erie, the Cabela's National Walleye Tour is set to embark on new territory at an intriguing time. Lake Sakakawea, the third largest man-made reservoir in the United States, is set to host the world's best walleye anglers May 11-12, right after the fish complete their annual spawn. While Sakakawea boasts a healthy population of walleyes, few anglers...
  • Last Call for Raymarine Super Gear Up® Sales Event 2017

    DATE:April 21st, 2017
        Last Call for Raymarine Super Gear Up® Sales Event 2017 Outfit your boat with Raymarine/FLIR electronics and save big before April 28, 2017!  WILSONVILLE, OR (April 20, 2017) - Besides warmer weather and great spring fishing, here’s more good news for boaters and anglers! Raymarine is extending its Super Gear Up Sales Event 2017 through April 28, 2017! Outfit your boat with a complete Raymarine system and enjoy big rebate savings! Even...
  • Phantom Lures Appoints JRC Sales

    DATE:April 20th, 2017
    Phantom Lures Appoints JRC Sales Ramsey, MN (April 20, 2017) – Phantom Lures has recently named Jack Rosenswie Company (JRC) as the company’s professional sales representative group for the Northeast region of the U.S. For Phantom, this announcement is a great step in the continued growth of the company. “We look forward to seeing the Phantom brand expand throughout the country with the help of JRC.” stated Phantom Lures Co-Owner, Roger Neilson, Jr. “Being able to introduce our baits...
  • Yamaha Marine Group announces personnel moves

    DATE:April 19th, 2017
    Yamaha Marine Group announces personnel moves Yamaha Marine Group announced several employee promotions and organizational changes in the marine marketing division, including the promotion of Martin Peters to senior manager of marine communications and government relations. “One of our top priorities at Yamaha is to continue to strengthen our brand, and I believe these structural changes will help us in that regard,” Yamaha Marine Group president Ben Speciale said in a statement. “I am...
  • EVINRUDE ANNOUNCES RUN FEARLESS SALES EVENT WITH EIGHT YEAR COVERAGE ON EVINRUDE E-TEC ENGINES

    DATE:April 18th, 2017
    EVINRUDE ANNOUNCES RUN FEARLESS SALES EVENT WITH EIGHT YEAR COVERAGE ON EVINRUDE E-TEC ENGINES STURTEVANT, Wis., April 18, 2017 – BRP, a world leader in powersports, announced today an industry-leading, eight year, factory-backed extended service coverage on all Evinrude E-TEC and Evinrude E-TEC G2 engines. This exciting new, unparalleled offer runs from April 17, 2017 through June 30, 2017. “Evinrude engines are not only the most thrilling ride on the water, but our engineering team has...
  • Defibaugh, Mochan Win Cabela’s National Walleye Tour Event on Lake Erie

    DATE:April 18th, 2017
    Defibaugh, Mochan Win Cabela's National Walleye Tour Event on Lake Erie Pro-angler donates cash winnings to local Make-A-Wish chapter  NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (April 18, 2017) - Pro-angler Mike Defibaugh, of Bellefontaine, Ohio, brought in a two-day total of 64.65 pounds of walleye to win the pro-angler category of the Cabela's National Walleye Tour (NWT) season-opening event at Huron, Ohio, on April 13. The angler won $15,000 and a new fully rigged Ranger 1880 with an Evinrude outboard...
  • Go Beyond The Bay

    DATE:April 18th, 2017
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  • Classic Bass Champions Tour Announces Site Sponsor, Quarterdeck Resort for Gull Lake Event

    DATE:April 17th, 2017
      Classic Bass Champions Tour Announces Site Sponsor, Quarterdeck Resort for Gull Lake Event Quarterdeck Resort Opens Its Doors to Champions Tour Anglers Zimmerman, MN – Classic Bass (ClassicBass.com), a leader in providing bass tournament anglers informative current information, and presenter of the Champions Tour, has announced that Quarterdeck Resort, located in Nisswa, MN, will be the host for the Champions Tour event taking place on Gull Lake August 5th. The Classic Bass Champions...
  • Ranger Pro Scott Martin Wins FLW Tour Event

    DATE:April 14th, 2017
    Ranger Pro Scott Martin Wins FLW Tour Event on Lake Cumberland Ranger Boats Pro Scott Martin brought in a total of 60 pounds, 1 ounce to win the FLW Tour event on Lake Cumberland on April 9. The angler set a new FLW record with his eighth FLW Tour win. Martin took home the $100,000 first-place prize along with $25,000 in Ranger Cup bonus money. MORE >>...
  • ST. CROIX ROD: “Twice” is a Charm

    DATE:April 14th, 2017
      "Twice" is a Charm McKendree University Gets a Second Chance; fish bit twice, seals the win Park Falls, WI (April 14, 2017) – In terms of competitive bass fishing, you can’t force a win; when it’s meant to happen, it will. Such was the case for the accomplished college bass team at McKendree University. Through a competitive career spanning four years, numerous members of the Bearcat crew had scored high finishes at major college events. Yet none had pulled off a Bassmaster...
  • Ranger Pro Allen Boyd Wins

    DATE:April 14th, 2017
    Ranger Pro Allen Boyd Wins TBF 2017 National Championship Ranger Boats Pro Allen Boyd beat a field of 253 anglers to win The Bass Federation 2017 National Championship at Table Rock Lake on April 7. The angler fought through a tough bite for five days to win the "Living the Dream" package. The angler also participated in the Ranger Cup program and took home a brand new Ranger Z518. MORE >>...
  • Defibaugh defies stubborn Erie

    DATE:April 14th, 2017
    Defibaugh defies stubborn Erie by Brett Carlson HURON, Ohio - After Mother Nature's relentless winds churned Lake Erie into chocolate milk, everyone knew the 2017 Cabela's National Walleye Tour season opener would be a grind. Instead of sorting through 7- and 8-pounders, most anglers struggled just to put a five-fish limit in the boat, proof that water clarity is essential, even on the most prolific fisheries. A handful of anglers located fishable water, including Ohio pro...
  • Navionics To Improve Lake Mapping with SonarChartTM Events at AIM Weekend Walleye Series Tournaments Better Fishing & Safer Boating with better mapping

    DATE:April 13th, 2017
    — Navionics SonarChartTM Events — This summer at the AIM Weekend Walleye Series events in Minnesota, Wisconsin and North Dakota Navionics announces they will be hosting a series of SonarChartTM events held in conjunction with the AIM Weekend Walleye Series tournaments to improve lake cartography. This will enable owners of Navionics Charts in mobile and plug n play to update their Navionics SonarChartTM layer with an active subscription to the Freshest Data program. “Anglers and boaters...
  • Ranger Pro John Murray Wins Bassmaster Elite Series Event on Toledo Bend

    DATE:April 13th, 2017
    Ranger Pro John Murray Wins Bassmaster Elite Series Event on Toledo Bend Ranger Boats Pro John Murray brought in a total of 77 pounds, 10 ounces to win the Bassmaster Elite Series event at Toledo Bend on April 9. The victory marks Murray's first Elite Series win along with the $100,000 first-place prize money. MORE >>...
  • RARE UNDERWATER VIDEO: Uncut Angling’s Aaron Wiebe Captures Epic Live Strike on an Aqua-Vu HD Camera

    DATE:April 12th, 2017
      RARE UNDERWATER VIDEO: Uncut Angling’s Aaron Wiebe Captures Epic Live Strike on an Aqua-Vu HD Camera Cross Lake, MN (April 12, 2017) – Each and every day, while we fight fires, pound nails or jab computer keys, our minds never venture far from fishing. And yet most of us have no earthly way to imagine the kind of radical, electrifying stuff that happens below the surface, even as we earn our keep. Mostly, it’s just fish being fish—swimming, spawning,...
  • ST. CROIX ROD: Big Risk in a Small Town

    DATE:April 10th, 2017
    Big Risk in a Small Town Gordon Schluter inducted into the 2017 Class of the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame Park Falls, WI (March 7, 2017) – One of the many programs of the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame, based in Hayward, Wisconsin, is recognizing individuals, organizations and institutions who have made significant and lasting contributions to the sport and heritage of freshwater fishing. That criteria certainly applies to St. Croix’s Gordon Schluter. “Gordon Schluter’s impact...
  • Whitson, Campeau Win Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Detroit River Tournament

    DATE:April 10th, 2017
    Whitson, Campeau Win Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Detroit River Tournament   Presented by Ranger Boats Trenton, Mich.—April 8, 2017—Ontario’s Greg Whitson and Mark Campeau rallied to score an exciting come-from-behind win at the Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit’s Detroit River regular season qualifier April 7-8 out of scenic Elizabeth Park in Trenton, Michigan. “This is great,” said Whitson, of Windsor. “This is our seventh time fishing the MWC at Detroit. Mark...
  • U.S. Coast Guard Selects FLIR and Raymarine

    DATE:April 4th, 2017
      U.S. Coast Guard Selects FLIR and Raymarine FLIR Systems Awarded Contract Totaling $50 Million from U.S. Coast Guard for Integrated Navigation Electronics ​WILSONVILLE, OR (April 3, 2017) - FLIR Maritime announced recently that it has been awarded a $50 million indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract to provide marine electronics systems under the U.S. Coast Guard’s Scalable Integrated Navigation Systems 2 (SINS-2) program over a five-year period providing the purchaser a...
  • Partnering with the “Proving Grounds” Legendary names – St. Croix Rod and Angler’s Inn – unite to offer the pinnacle in bass fishing

    DATE:April 2nd, 2017
    Partnering with the "Proving Grounds" Legendary names – St. Croix Rod and Angler’s Inn – unite to offer the pinnacle in bass fishing Park Falls, WI (March 26, 2017) – Proving grounds. It’s where companies go to push the envelope in product development, punishing and testing gear to the nth-degree. Say, for example, you wanted to produce the most cold-tolerant car battery on earth. You’d be packing for International Falls, MN (“Ice Box of the Nation”) and The Cold Weather Testing...
  • Fishing The WildSide Unveils New Content-Rich Website

    DATE:April 2nd, 2017
    Fishing The WildSide Unveils New Content-Rich Website WALKER, MN—March 21, 2017—Fishing the WildSide is proud to announce the launch of a new website that combines cutting edge fishing information aimed at serious anglers with the latest updates on the company’s consulting, marketing and product development services. “To create a portal more in tune with what today’s anglers want, we blended our two existing sites into FishingTheWildSide.net,” reports company founder Chip Leer, explaining...