During the annual “Hunters Gala” of the largest Spanish hunting magazine, Caza y Safaris, in Madrid, end of October of 2012, the President of the Royal Spanish Hunters Federation ( RFEC ), Andrés Gutierrez Lara, right, honoured SCI Regional Representative Europe Norbert Ullmann, left, for “his leadership role” in matters involving the future of hunting.
During past years, there were two competing hunt shows in Madrid, Spain: Venatoria and FICAAR/SCI. Upon initiative by SCI’s Regional Representative, Norbert Ullmann, and the President of the Royal Spanish Hunters Federation, Andrés Gutierrez Lara, the two competitors formed a single company and will organize the one, and only, international hunt show on the Iberian Peninsula: CINEGETICA.
The first edition of CINEGETICA/SCI will be from February 28th through March 3rd, 2013 at the IFEMA Show Grounds in Madrid.
The signature ceremony of the Cooperation Agreement between SCI and CINEGETICA was held end of October 2012 and the photo shows the signatories of the Agreement, from left to right: Marcos Quintas Melero, CEO Cega Multimedia and Expo-Cinegetica; Fernando Saiz, partner of Expo-Cinegetica; Marquis de Laserna, partner of Expo-Cinegetica; Raul Alfonso, Executive Vice President of the Royal Spanish Hunters Federation; Alberto Nuñez de Seoane, junior partner of Cega Multimedia and Chairman of the Board of Expo-Cinegetica; Dr. Marciál Francisco Gómez Sequeira, majority owner of Cega Multimedia and SCI Honourary International Director; Andrés Gutierrez Lára, President of the Royal Spanish Hunters Federation; and Norbert Ullmann, SCI Regional Representative Europe.
LaserMax is excited to announce the introduction of a highly visible green CenterFire laser sight for Ruger LC9 and the newly introduced LC380 pistols. This sight joins LaserMax’s previously-released red laser, now offering customers the choice between red and green.
Custom designed around the firearm, the CenterFire offers seamless integration with the front portion of the pistol frame, placing the emission point of the laser beam immediately under the bore for the highest accuracy. User installed in minutes–without the need for parts change or gunsmith–the CenterFire offers the most compact and robust laser solution available.
Carl Zeiss Sports Optics and Safari Club International (SCI) have renewed their partnership. With 55,000 members and more than 190 membership chapters around the globe, SCI is the worldwide leader in protecting our freedom to hunt and promoting wildlife conservation.
“Carl Zeiss Sports Optics has been a leader in providing premium riflescopes, binoculars, spotting scopes and rangefinders for hunters dedicated to the finest in accuracy,” said SCI President John Whipple. “SCI hopes to continue building our corporate relationship with Carl Zeiss for many years to come.”
“We’re extremely proud to support SCI’s mission to protect the freedom to hunt and wildlife conservation,” said Mike Jensen, President of Carl Zeiss Optics. “Partnering with SCI gives us the unique opportunity to develop product lines with and for some of the most demanding hunters from around the world. We look forward to getting to know the members of SCI on a deeper level and maintaining our long-lasting relationship with this outstanding organization.”
ZEISS showed its new and innovative products at the 2013 SCI Convention in Reno, Nev., including the new Victory HT Non-Illuminated Riflescope, Conquest HD5 Riflescopes, Conquest HD Binoculars along with the all new TERRA premium entry line of Binoculars and Riflescopes. In addition to these state-of-the-art new products, the full line of ZEISS riflescopes, binoculars and spotting scopes were on display. Attending was the Carl Zeiss Sport Optics professional staff who helped guide members and attendees through the broad portfolio of award-winning optics that fit their specific needs.
SCI’s Annual Convention is the ultimate hunters’ market where 1,100 vendors and more than 22,000 SCI members are able to come together Throughout the year, ZEISS optics will have an increased presence in SCI chapter fundraising catalogs and on the SCI website as a result of this new partnership.