Outdoor Sportsman Group at the 2016 Great American Outdoor Show

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2016 Great American Outdoor Show

MEDIA ADVISORY

Outdoor Sportsman Group at the 2016 Great American Outdoor Show

American Marksman Registration, Talent Autograph Signings and Giveaways at Booths #463 and #6604

DENVER (February 3, 2016) – Outdoor Sportsman Group – Networks (OSG) – comprised of the premier outdoor lifestyle cable networks, Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network, serving the needs of more than 80 million hunting, shooting, fishing and outdoor enthusiasts in the U.S. – will again have a presence at the National Rifle Association’s (NRA) 2016 Great American Outdoor Show. The nine-day event takes place in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania from Saturday, February 6 through Sunday, February 14 and celebrates the hunting, fishing and outdoor traditions that are treasured by American families today.


Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network feature an action-packed roster of adventure, hunting, fishing, archery, shooting sports and conservation programming. For the third consecutive year, Outdoor Channel will serve as the Great American Outdoor Show presenting sponsor. All three networks will provide attendees exclusive access to their media and entertainment brands at booths #463 and #6604, where a variety of the networks’ high-profile industry talent will be present to greet fans and sign autographs. Attendees also are invited to drop by the booths to register for a new national shooting competition, American Marksman, and win daily giveaways.

Moreover, the three networks have teamed up with valued partner Xfinity by Comcast for the event, allowing event-goers the opportunity to learn about the compelling service offerings from the area cable provider.

Take Aim: American Marksman Registration Now Open
February 6-14 | Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex | Booth #463


Outdoor Sportsman Group is launching a groundbreaking new target shooting competition called American Marksman, which gives amateur shooters the chance to compete and earn their way to a national championship. Throughout the year, competitors in four categories – Men’s Open, Women’s Open, Junior (ages 12-17) and Military/Law Enforcement – will participate in local and regional events and a national championship that will be filmed for a network television series.

Attendees are asked to stop by booth #463 to sign up for a local qualifying event near them. For more information about the nationwide shooting competition, go to www.ammarksman.com, or join the conversation on Twitter and Facebook by using: #AmericanMarksman.

Talent Meet & Greets
See Dates/Times Below | Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex | Booths #463 and #6604

Visit Booths #463 and #6604 to meet exciting talent from the OSG networks. Full schedule below, subject to change:

TIME NETWORK + BOOTH TALENT SHOW
Saturday, February 6

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Lee and Tiffany Lakosky

CRUSH with Lee & Tiffany

Sunday, February 7

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Chris Brackett

Fear No Evil Presented By Mossy Oak

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Lee and Tiffany Lakosky

CRUSH with Lee & Tiffany

Monday, February 8

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Melissa Bachman

Winchester Deadly Passion

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Benny Spies

Gun It with Benny Spies

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Chris Brackett

Fear No Evil Presented By Mossy Oak

Tuesday, February 9

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Melissa Bachman

Winchester Deadly Passion

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Benny Spies

Gun It with Benny Spies

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Chris Brackett

Fear No Evil Presented By Mossy Oak

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Brian "Pigman" Quaca and
Junie Pack

Pigman: The Series and Just Junie Show

Wednesday, February 10

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Brian " Pigman " Quaca and
Junie Pack

Pigman: The Series and Just Junie Show

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Kristy Lee Cook, Jess Hull and Jessi Jo Stanfill

The Most Wanted List

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Joe Thomas

Stihl's Reel in the Outdoors with Joe Thomas and Ultimate Match Fishing

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Matt Hughes

Uncaged with Matt Hughes

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Michael Waddell

Michael Waddell's Bone Collector and Realtree Road Trips with Michael Waddell

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Nate Hosie

Headhunters TV

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Chris and Casey Keefer

Dropped: Project Be Alive

Thursday, February 11

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Chris and Casey Keefer

Dropped: Project Be Alive

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Scott Leysath

The Sporting Chef

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Kristy Lee Cook, Jess Hull and Jessi Jo Stanfill

The Most Wanted List

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Matt Hughes

Uncaged with Matt Hughes

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Nate Hosie

Headhunters TV

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Joe Thomas

Stihl's Reel in the Outdoors with Joe Thomas and Ultimate Match Fishing

Friday, February 12

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Chris and Casey Keefer

Dropped: Project Be Alive

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Scott Leysath

The Sporting Chef

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Brittany Boddington

GSN’s The Boddington Experience

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Joe Thomas

Stihl's Reel in the Outdoors with Joe Thomas and Ultimate Match Fishing

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Louie and Theresa Tuminaro

The Gunfather

Saturday, February 13

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Scott Leysath

The Sporting Chef

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Gregg Ritz

Hunt Masters

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Theresa Vail

NRA All Access

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Brittany Boddington

GSN’s The Boddington Experience

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Louie and Theresa Tuminaro

The Gunfather

Sunday, February 14

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sportsman Channel
Booth #6604

Scott Leysath

The Sporting Chef

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Gregg Ritz

Hunt Masters

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Outdoor Channel
Booth #463

Theresa Vail

NRA All Access


Jase Robertson, Duck Dynasty on Outdoor Channel; Michael Hunsucker and Shawn Luchtel, Heartland Bowhunter on Outdoor Channel; Al Morris and Abner Druckenmiller, FOXPRO Furtakers on Outdoor Channel; Mike Stroff, Savage Outdoors on Sportsman Channel; John Crews and James Niggemeyer, The Bassmasters on Outdoor Channel; and Mike Iaconelli, Ish Monroe, Jeff Kriet and Ott Defoe, Jack Link’s Major League Fishing and Major League Fishing's GEICO Selects on Outdoor Channel are all scheduled to make appearances at the show as well. Check the show seminar schedule for details.

Daily Giveaways
February 6-14 | Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex | Booths #463 and #6603

Visit both OSG booths for daily giveaways, such as branded t-shirts, hand warmers, buffs and much more.

Great American Outdoor Show Nuts and Bolts
The 2016 Great American Outdoor Show runs from February 6-14 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Attendees also can download the Great American Outdoor Show mobile app to get information on exhibitors, conference sessions and special events. For complete show information and to download the app, visit //www.greatamericanoutdoorshow.org/.

About Outdoor Sportsman Group
Outdoor Sportsman Group is comprised of the world’s foremost media and entertainment brands for outdoor adventure enthusiasts. It includes three leading multichannel networks: Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network. The Group also consists of a number of established integrated media assets: 15 outdoor magazines, such as Guns & Ammo, Petersen’s Bowhunting and Florida Sportsman, and 17 top websites, including BassFan.com. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group includes television production operations, Winnercomm, as well as aerial camera businesses, SkyCam and CableCam.

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Media Contacts:
Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212-852-6646 | tcaraccioli@thesportsmanchannel.com
Nancy Zakhary | Outdoor Channel | 212-986-6667 | nancy@braincomm.com
Kathleen Hopkins | Outdoor Channel | 212-986-6667 | hopkins@braincomm.com

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