Fishing & Boating News
The multimedia coverage will still highlight six world-class, stand-alone events and the first rescheduled event, the Key West S.L.A.M., is set for Oct. 17-19 after its initial cancellation due to Hurricane Ike in early September. Also, added to the slate of events this season is the Oct. 23-25 Lowcountry Celebrity Classic out of Charleston, S.C. The event will take the place of the F.C.A. Montauk SLAM Redbone @ Large, which was also cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.
Participants will include world-renowned professional anglers and renowned guides from the sportfishing industry as well as celebrities from the sports world. The ESPN Outdoors Saltwater Series will focus on several different types of sportfish including redfish, striped bass, tarpon, bonefish, sailfish, sea trout and permit.
A full schedule of events including the featured sportfish can be found below. The ESPNOutdoors website will be the home for daily event coverage and will provide photo galleries, game stories and analysis from each event.
For more information, contact ESPN Outdoors Communications at (407) 566-2208.
ESPN OUTDOORS SALTWATER SERIES SCHEDULE
About ESPN Outdoors:
Each year, ESPN Outdoors stages more than 30 marquee events, including the Bassmaster Classic. ESPN Outdoors is comprised of BASS, the worldwide authority on bass fishing, and a growing array of multimedia platforms, including the Bassmaster and ESPNOutdoors websites and programming on ESPN2, in addition to promotions and activities that deliver a clear message of conservation and ethical sportsmanship.
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