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Offers Ideal Mix of Fishability Features For Anglers
(10/05/2001 - Kilgore, TX) Skeeter Boats' SX Tournament Series offers Skeeter's legendary fishability in a line of boats priced to get anglers on the water fast. For those anglers, the SX200, SX190, SX180 and SX170 offer a full complement of fishing amenities to appeal to tournament fisherman.


(10/02/2001 - Flippin, AR) Ranger Boats is announcing a new "partners in fishing" program with Chevy Trucks, which has produced a matching rig comprised of a Limited Series Chevy Silverado pickup, Ranger Comanche 520DVX boat (or Multi Species 620 model) and RangerTrail trailer.


Designed To Handle Rugged Bay Waters
(10/01/2001 - Kilgore, TX) When fishing in bay waters, anglers experience both smooth, calm water and waves rough enough to abuse less capable craft. Skeeter Boats' ZX Saltwater Series boats - the ZX2400, ZX2200, ZX2200T and ZX2000 - are designed to withstand the abuse of most water conditions and to make the most of any day spent in the nation's bay waters.

(09/28/2001 - Olathe, KS.) Garmin International, the leading name in GPS, sonar and communications products, announced today that it will provide anglers who reach the finals of the Wal-Mart RCL Walleye Circuit and EverStart Series tournament championships with some of the most powerful electronic tools on the market. Each finalist boat will be outfitted with a GARMIN GPSMAP 168 Sounder, which displays high-detail Fishing Hot Spots map data, and a Fishfinder 240.

The Luxury Liner Of Family Pontoon Boats
(09/19/2001 - LEBANON, MO.) Whether taking the family out or entertaining guests, the Sun Catcher PB25C from G3 Boats is the complete package with plush interiors and comfortable features. It's a craft the Carnival Cruise Line would be proud to call their own.


(09/19/2001 - Kilgore, TX) Skeeter Boats packs its top-of-the-line ZX Performance Series of tournament-quality bass boats - the ZX250, ZX225, ZX200 and ZX190 - with all the features serious anglers need. With boats ranging from 18'5" to 21', the ZX Performance Series has a boat that is just right for any bass angler.


Sun Catcher Pontoon Series Boats
(09/15/2001 - LEBANON, MO.) G3s Sun Catcher PB22C creates family fun and adventure on a pontoon built for comfort and convenience. The mid-sized pontoon is just the right size to hold a dozen fun seekers for an evening sunset cruise or a hearty jaunt around the lake.


Sun Catcher Pontoon Series Boats
(09/16/2001 - LEBANON, MO.) The four deluxe fishing chairs give the angler a sense of control as the new Sun Catcher PB22F/C from G3 creates the ultimate fishing and cruising pontoon boat. The mid-sized pontoon has enough deck space to hold up to 12 angling enthusiasts, with each having ample room to play and land the catch of the day.


(09/19/2001 - KILGORE, TX) Skeeter Boats knows many anglers looking to buy a boat may shy away from the larger boats. For those anglers, the new 15'7"-long ST15 offers a full complement of fishing amenities to appeal to first-time buyers and anglers who are ready to move off the bank to fish new waters.

New, Stronger Horsepower Ratings Set
(09/12/2001 - LEBANON, MO.) G3's Deep-V hull fishing boats already had a reputation of one of the most fishable boats on the water. And the durability built in to the welded .80 and .100-gauge hulls with double plated bows and riveted ribs classified the series as one of the toughest. After all, these boats were designed for the rigors of the north country. Three models have stronger horsepower ratings for 2002, power to handle any fishing environment.

Each Model Sees Increase In Horsepower Ratings
(09/06/2001 - LEBANON, MO.) The HP Series of bass boats introduced just last year were sleek looking and fast running, popular attributes in today's bass boat marketplace. But for 2002, these same boats will perform at a higher standard, thanks to upgraded and increased horsepower ratings on each model.

Four Gator Tough Models Available
(09/06/2001 - LEBANON, MO.) "Gator Tough." That's how the new jon boat packages are built by G3 Boats of Lebanon, Missouri. These four new models of multi-purpose jon boats start with an all welded .100-gauge hull with high strength one-piece extruded ribs, reinforced corner and transom braces and stamped-in keels and bow eyes. Gator tough -- for years of durability no matter what the conditions.


Two New Square Bows Join List of 14 Offerings
(11/21/2001 - Lebanon, MO.) Rugged marine-grade aluminum, high-strength extruded ribs, reinforced corner and transom braces, textured non-skid floors, stamped-in keels and reinforced front and rear seats. Just a few of the basic features that make G3 jon boats the best value on the water. Ask any hunter or angler and they'll agree.


With Welded All Aluminum Hull, Floor and Deck Construction
(09/06/2001 - LEBANON, MO.) The new HP190 Special Edition high performance bass boat from G3 gives aluminum bass boats a bold and distinctive look other manufacturers only dream about. Two-tone black and platinum paint, Special Edition graphics, bonus features and a 175 horsepower rating make the HP190 Special Edition feel like a family member.


(09/06/2001 - ) Saltwater gamefish beware -- Penn has unveiled a new addition to its powerful International® V Series of two speed lever drag reels. The new International® 50VSW is the most advanced International® reel ever, combining a new look and feel with improved fish-fighting performance.


Smallest of G3 Sun Catcher Pontoons Introduced
(09/06/2001 - LEBANON, MO.) G3 Boats has expanded its popular pontoon boat series. The three models introduced just last year are joined by four new crafts including the PB18F, a fishing model that's compact and carries the new G3 pontoon Sun Catcher logo.


(09/02/2001 - ) No matter what you're fishing for, no matter where you're fishing, Remington Express gives you the durability and versatility that you need. Whether you're using light or heavy tackle, this flexible line exhibits superb shock strength with exceptional recovery from strain.


(09/01/2001 - KENNESAW, GA.) Although the summer boating season is winding down, the marine industry is seeing a new wave of technology that will forever change the way Americans go boating. Yamaha Marine recently introduced the world's first and only V6 four-stroke outboards in 225 and 200 hp models. These new models are clean running, quieter and more fuel-efficient than traditional two-stroke outboards. The marine industry has been anticipating Yamaha's new outboard and V6 technology ever since Yamaha first unveiled the outboard at an industry trade show last fall where it won the marine industry's prestigious Innovation Award. Judged and presented by Boating Writers International (BWI), the Innovation awards are regarded by many as the highest recognition in the marine industry and competition is fierce.

(08/30/2001 - Madison, NC) Stren Fishing Lines offers its favorite monofilament in a range of colors and pound tests to meet virtually every angler’s needs. Original Stren has all the attributes that anglers want in a fishing line with its super limpness, low memory, controlled stretch, high-tensile strength, super knot strength and high-abrasion resistance. And Original Stren is offered in a variety of colors for virtually every fishing application.

(08/21/2001 - Madison, NC) Stren Sensor is a unique monofilament line made with a copolymer formulation. It delivers the sensitivity of a "superline" with the superior knot strength and abrasion resistance of a monofilament. At the same time, Stren Sensor is highly castable and offers low memory. The result is a fishing line with the preferred handling and casting characteristics of monofilament combined with the performance benefits of superlines.

(08/18/2001 - Madison, NC) The Stren High Impact family includes a tournament IGFA-rated line, a popularly priced nylon monofilament, fluorocarbon and monofilament leader materials as well as a line of sleeves.

(08/17/2001 - Madison, NC) If you were to ask anglers what the most important characteristic of a fishing line is, odds are they would answer with one word - strength. After all, if your line breaks when fighting a fish, you lose. In response, Stren has created its strongest fishing line ever - Stren Extra Strength.


(08/15/2001 - Alexandria, VA) For those anglers that are in the market for a new lightweight rain suit (Spring, Summer & Fall seasons), ProFishing Network announces the availability of new-bibbed style rain pant and jacket straight from Japan. ProFishing Network has teamed with Decoon of Japan in their newest design for extreme wet weather protection


(08/13/2001 - Madison, NC) Last year, Remington Ultra brought new meaning to the term "premium monofilament" fishing line. The result of extensive research and engineering, Ultra is a copolymer monofilament line that blends individual nylon resins with an infused silicone coating.

Meet the 8" Lake Fork Worm, 5" Fork Creature, the Craw-Tube and Fork Craw plus the Mega-Weight Drop Shots
(08/06/2001 - Emory, TX) Lake Fork Trophy Bait & Tackle has introduced five new products, the Mega-Weight™ Drop Shots, 8" Lake Fork Worm™, 5" Fork Creature™, the 4" Craw Tube™ and the 4" Fork Craw™.

(08/04/2001 - ) Bass Stalker Jigs is proud to announce their new line of jig trailers. Bass Stalker Jigs has teamed up with Snakebite Custom Fishing Tackle to develop a line of super-soft, crawfish-scented, hand-poured jig trailers in 12 colors that perfectly complement our jigs. The 3" Claw Chunk for Flippin' and the 2" Claw Chunk Jr. for Finesse.


(07/21/2001 - ) Penn's new-for-2002 Formula™ 10LD and 15LD models provide Penn's tough graphite lever drag performance in a single-speed reel. These 20- and 30-lb. class reels can handle a variety of saltwater angling assignments, from tarpon and amberjack to tuna and sailfish.


(07/07/2001 - ) Envision Lures is proud to introduce it's new line up of spinnerbaits. The Envision Spinnerbait is designed for a higher level of performance and are built to withstand the pressures of tournament fishing. Utilizing a head design that channels water to the side, the envision spinnerbait eliminates roll over. This provides for a full day of snagless fishing. Another feature of the Envision spinnerbait is they are built with .32 wire and jewelry finished blades to combine increased vibration with the brightest flash.

(07/02/2001 - LINDALE, TX) The all-new vDealer System provides marine dealers with the power and tools to take their marketing and customer follow-through way beyond just having an on-line presence that focuses only on selling their inventory.


New Invention Gives Anglers More Rod and Net Lifting Power. Device Helps Prevent Repetitive Stress Injuries
(05/16/2001 - Whitestone, N. Y.) A fisherman from New York's Long Island has invented a device for fishing rods and nets that lets the angler apply more muscle power and helps prevent repetitive stress injuries to the wrist and elbow. Called Leverage King, and weighing only 6-ounces, the unit screws firmly to the handle of spinning, casting, and surf rods and provides a curved, foam cradle for the forearm near the elbow. With his arm secure in its new position, the angler will find it easier to put more pressure on fish in salt water or fresh water.


Football Isn't The Only Sport The Flutie Name Is Famous For
(05/12/2001 - Florida Keys) Glenn Flutie, cousin to NFL quarterback Doug Flutie and CFL wide receiver Darin Flutie, is a world class champion in his own right. Raised in the Florida Keys, Glenn's prowess with a fly rod is known throughout world wide circles of expert fly fishers. His reputation dates back to 1972 when he caught over 252 bonefish during the month of September, guided by Capt. Gary Ellis, founder of the RedBone Celebrity Tournament Series, and by 1976 had caught and released an additional 1,000 bonefish on fly

(05/11/2001 - ) Jigs have become the number one lure for winning tournaments and catching big bass in heavy cover. Many jigs on the market today have hooks that are too small and inadequate weed guards. Falcon lures has developed a jig with several unique features to solve your jig fishing problems.

(04/27/2001 - Rhinelander, WI) Fishing Hot Spots, Inc., the nation's largest publisher of fishing maps introduces the latest addition to its Canadian Series with two new maps for Rainy Lake.


(04/14/2001 - CHATTANOOGA, TN) Killer Kam Lures introduces its new line of Super Sonic Spinners, which enables fishermen to fish with Different Sounds. That's right! Now fishermen can choose between a variety of 4 different sounds to fish with.


(04/10/2001 - Page, AZ) Gary Yamamoto has released the new Senko Lite in two sizes and four strike-provoking colors. Made from a special blend of buoyant soft plastic, the Senko Lite doesn't actually float but it sinks incredibly slowly with a hook in it, and it triggers intense action as it suspends and hovers enticingly above shallow cover.


Bottom Line's Tournament 4300
(04/02/2001 - Meridian, ID) No matter how you look at it, Bottom Line fish finder technology keeps a clearly defined edge up on all competitors. One glance at the new Bottom Line Tournament 4300 tells all. This unit offers amazing sharpness and a wide-ranging field of view. Plus a price that's truly Bottom Line affordable.

(03/13/2001 - Portland, OR) Portland, OR. based HannaNRyan Inc. has completed the acquisition and move of the Zipper Worm Co. from Arizona. In addition to Zipper the HannaNRyan brands include Big Poly, Seducer, CRO, Crackle, and In-Line Jigs. The move to Portland includes opening a new distribution center as well as additional corporate offices. The new distribution center is open and shipping orders as this is being written.


(02/23/2001 - Scottsdale, AZ) Nemire Lures of Scottsdale, Arizona, recently announced its sponsorship of the 2001 Professional Red Fish Tour as well as its new "Go For The Gold" award program designed to reward anglers in the Red Fish Tour who use specific Nemire Lures products during the tournament.

(02/16/2001 - ) Hot new fishing item coming on the market. The Line Bugz holds your fishing line & hook without tieing a knot, it performs well. It holds hook sizes from 2.0 to 4.0 and line size from 16 to 40 lb line. The line bugz was tested in a big aquarium, both salt and fresh water. The fish struck the Line Bugz with and without bait.

(02/16/2001 - Bologna, Italy) BassMania an exciting new fishing publication dedicated totally to European bass fishing has been introduced and published by two well known Italian fishermen, Stefano Sammarchi and Paolo Vannini.

(02/14/2001 - ) Circle Hook advocate Capt. Ron Hamlin is no stranger to the dangerous sport of big game fishing. He knows firsthand the danger of entanglement and the possibility of going overboard while wiring or angling big fish.

(02/07/2001 - Helena, MT) Want to know how the pros land the fat fish and snag the big winnings checks? The new edition of CATCHING BASS LIKE A PRO by Steve Price and Guy Eaker (The Globe Pequot Press, Guilford, CT 06437) takes you inside the minds of seasoned pros to help improve your chances for fishing success -- whether you seek the trophy bass of a lifetime or just want to fill a stringer on the weekend.


(02/03/2001 - Fairview, TN) AMPRON introduces the DuraCharge Tournament Series charger means it works no matter how wet the conditions. Even fully submerged, these chargers are watertight.

(01/31/2001 - Shelton, CT) Doug Antuna, President of Catch-All Lures launches a new program that will benefit kid's fishing programs across the country as well as improve the environment and give our youth the chance to enjoy this wonderful sport. Catch-All Kids is the program to do it all.

(01/31/2001 - Madison,NC) When the fish become finicky and the bite gets tough, anglers must reach into their bag of tricks for a solution to pull out those few precious strikes. Stren Magnathin is a low diameter, durable line that enables anglers to reduce thickness without sacrificing strength.


(01/23/2001 - Mount Laurel, NJ) TACKLE-RACK™ is an open, two-sectioned box, which is used "while" fishing. Instead of storing 50 to 70 routinely used lures. TACKLE-RACK™ LMS, with its patented "Hook-Nook" beveled notches, allows an angler to hang each lure separately around the perimeter of the RACK. Lures hang safely without exposed hooks outside of the box.

(01/11/2001 - Rhinelander, WI) Fishing Hot Spots, Inc., the nation's largest publisher of fishing maps and Garmin Inc., a leading manufacturer of navigation, communication and information electronics, jointly announce a new CD-ROM giving anglers what it takes to find fish - introducing MapSource(tm) Fishing Hot Spots®.


Two New Models Designed For Simplicity, Durability
(01/07/2001 - Philadelphia, PA) In response to anglers from around the globe, Penn has announced two new electric Fathom-Master® downriggers for 2001. Model 805 features a 24" boom and a fixed base, while Model 835 features a 48" boom with a Swivel-Matic® base.

Information, Answers Come Easy At G3
(01/05/2001 - Lebanon, MO.) Call toll free, e-mail, conventional mail or cruise the internet, there are a variety of quick, easy and efficient ways to get answers or information from G3 Boats, where customer service is the number one priority.


SL-Fish & Ski Series
(01/05/2001 - Kilgore, Texas,) Looking for stripers or largemouth at dawn. Taking the girls out tubing and skiing in the afternoon. Do it all from the same boat with Skeeter's Fish and Ski SL190, designed to accommodate however you chose to have fun on the water. Skeeter's SL190 offers the best of both worlds, with the most popular features of Skeeter's legendary bass boats together with those of stylish ski crafts.


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