From Smith & Wesson - Smith & Wesson® Now Shipping M&P® Shield™ Pistols to California
New 9mm and .40 S&W Pistols Grandfathered Prior to California Microstamping
Non-Microstamped, Compliant and Approved for Sale in California
Springfield, Massachusetts - Smith & Wesson Corp. announced that it has
commenced shipping non-microstamped, California-compliant versions of its popular M&P®
Shield™ pistols. Approved and added to the California Roster of Handguns Certified for Sale prior
to the microstamping requirement, the new M&P Shield pistols offer customers in California a
slim, concealable, lightweight, striker-fired polymer pistol specifically engineered for personal
Built to professional standards and designed to serve as a dependable carry gun for private
citizens, the California-compliant M&P Shield pistol is available in both 9mm and .40 S&W. In
accordance with state regulations, the new M&P Shield pistols feature a tactile loaded chamber
indicator and a magazine safety ... more on the Smith & Wesson's shipment of California Compliant Shield pistols ...
From Discovery Channel - New Series Boss Hog premiers on Discovery Friday, April 11
Groesbeck, Texas - BOSS HOG, premiering on Discovery Friday April 11 at 10PM ET/PT, follows
Brian “Pigman” Quaca and his crew as they take on Texas’ wild hog problem,
building his own “pig empire.” In
recent years, wild hogs have ravaged Texas, causing an estimated 1.5 billion
dollars in agricultural damage annually. Where most see this as a nuisance,
Pigman sees it as an opportunity, making money off every aspect of the pig – from booking clients on high-end
hog hunts and customizing hog hunting bows, to stuffing and mounting trophy
More on the premier of Boss Hog on Discovery Channel ...
From Howard Communications - Browning's New Desert Tan 1911-22 Pistols
Morgan, Utah - Browning's popular 1911-22 pistol line grows in 2014 with the the new A1 Desert Tan and Compact Desert Tan models.
These pistols feature a new composite frame in desert tan color and are even lighter than the aluminum frame 1911-22 models with the composite A1 version weighing only 14 oz. with its 4½" barrel length, and the Compact version weighing a mere 13½ oz. with its 3 5/8" barrel length.
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From Gamo Outdoor USA - GAMO® Squirrel Master Classic ... an instant classic
Fort Lauderdale, Florida -
The gates of the Southern Sportsman Lodge in Montgomery, Alabama closed at the end of the 1st annual Squirrel Master Classic, the action has come to an end at the competition and everyone was returning home, everyone was really happy with the experience…everyone except the hunted squirrels.
The 1st Annual Squirrel Master Classic was
held on Feb. 19th and 20th 2014 hosted by Gamo®
Outdoor USA (www.gamooutdoorusa.com), world renowned manufacturer of
high-end adult air guns partnering
with Buckmasters organization.
More on the GAMO® Squirrel Master Classic ...
From Sportsman Channel - Outdoor TV Funny Man Benny Spies Joins Sportsman Channel Original Series
“Amazing America with Sarah Palin”
South Dakotan and National TV Host of “Gun It with Benny Spies” Joins Super Power Team
New Berlin, Wisconsin -
Outdoor TV reality host on Sportsman Channel,
Benny Spies, joins former U.S. vice presidential candidate, governor,
best-selling author and original “Mama Grizzly” Sarah Palin as a field host for her new show, Amazing America with Sarah Palin exclusively
on Sportsman Channel. Spies is a field host for the weekly, original series
that will highlight some of the most uncommon, interesting – and sometimes inspiring – people, places and pastimes connected to
America’s outdoors lifestyle. Amazing America with Sarah Palin
premieres on Thursday, April 3 at 8:30
More on Outdoor TV Funny Man Benny Spies joining Amazing America with Sarah Palin...
Professional Outdoor Media Association names All Star team in Tennessee
Knoxville, Tennessee - Everyone appreciates a pat on the back. A 'well done' or 'atta boy' from friends, family and coworkers is usually enough for more. But for some, those driven few who can't help but shine, whose work exceeds expectations at every glance, a pat on the back only goes so far. It is their work, and not their ego, that demands recognition. In the Outdoor Industry, those individuals receive such recognition in the form of the Pinnacle Awards.
More on winners of the 2014 Pinnacle Awards...
From Smith & Wesson Corp. - National Rifle Association Executive Vice President and CEO Wayne LaPierre Visits Smith & Wesson® Headquarters
Springfield, Massachusetts - Smith & Wesson Corp. announced that Wayne
LaPierre, Executive Vice President and CEO of the National Rifle Association (NRA), visited the
company’s Springfield, Massachusetts, headquarters today to meet employees and to tour the
company’s manufacturing operations. During his visit to the 162-year old firearms manufacturer,
LaPierre was presented with a $600,000 company donation by President and CEO, James
Debney. Debney also announced that Smith & Wesson will expand its support of the NRA by
adding a company-paid annual NRA membership to its Employee Benefit Program for all fulltime
employees beginning in 2015.
More on Smith & Wesson's donation to the NRA ...
From Crosman Corp. - Crosman Opens Registration for 2014 Field Target Championship
Rochester, New York – Now in its fifth year, the Northeast Regional Field Target Championship (NRFTC) is the country’s largest regional championship with nearly 100
shooters participating in nine shooting disciplines. Open to professionals,
amateurs and families, the NRFTC offers a challenging yet forgiving shooting course in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York State. The event will be held on the campus of Crosman Corporation in Bloomfield, New York from July 11-13 and is now open
More on the 2014 Field Target Championship ...
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