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2018 Tennessee Elk Tag And Rifle Raffle


The 2018 Tennessee Elk Conservation Tag was awarded to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Foundation (TWRF), a 501(c)3 nonprofit. This coveted tag will be raffled off on August 16, 2018, and the proceeds will benefit elk habitat restoration efforts in Tennessee. Continue reading 2018 Tennessee Elk Tag And Rifle Raffle

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Memories Of Abercrombie & Fitch – And Beyond


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By 1935, the A&F catalog had shrunk to 138 pages, but even with the country still suffering from The Great Depression, the company continued to offer top-of-the-line sporting equipment, including rifles made by Griffin & Howe, which had become a part of Abercrombie & Fitch.

Does anyone remember the old Abercrombie & Fitch Company, back when it reflected the original 1892 vision of David T. Abercrombie and later, Ezra Fitch? When, as an upscale sporting goods store throughout the 20th century, Abercrombie & Fitch sold things like plaid shirts, leather boots, fishing creels, hunting knives and guns? Well, not to date myself, but I do. Therefore, I had a bit of a culture shock about twenty years ago when I innocently stepped inside a “new” Abercrombie & Fitch store that had just opened in my nearby mall, expecting to find something that I did not. Continue reading Memories Of Abercrombie & Fitch – And Beyond

Bass Pro Shops Renews Corporate Sponsorship


For Immediate Release:

SCI-Large-registered-logoTucson Arizona — Safari Club International is pleased to announce Bass Pro Shops has renewed their Corporate Sponsorship. “We are fortunate to have corporate partners such as Bass Pro Shops in our Continue reading Bass Pro Shops Renews Corporate Sponsorship

SCI Welcomes Bass Pro Shops


Safari Club International is proud to welcome Bass Pro Shops to our corporate sponsor family. “Bass Pro Shops’ reputation for quality prlogobasspro and commitment to the unencumbered access to enjoy the great outdoors is a perfect match to the SCI philosophy,” stated Phil DeLone, CEO of Safari Club International. “Like SCI, Bass Pro Shops is dedicated to preserving and expanding our hunting heritage.”

“We’re grateful for SCI’s commitment to protecting hunters’ rights and promoting wildlife conservation and are extremely proud to team up with them on behalf of this mission,” said Bass Pro Shops Founder Johnny Morris. “This partnership is important because upholding our hunting heritage is directly tied to supporting conservation. Hunters are the primary source of funds for managing wildlife and their habitats through license fees, excise taxes on equipment, and donations to conservation organizations. Yet everyone who enjoys wildlife and the great outdoors benefits from the support of hunters.”

Bass Pro Shops is recognized as a retail mecca for sportsmen and women. With a focus on involving more youth and families in the enjoyment of the outdoors, they have become well known as the outdoor industry’s corporate conservation leader.