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Outdoor Channel At SHOT Show 2013

Temecula, Calif. – January 11, 2013 – Outdoor Channel, America’s Leader In Outdoor TV, is kicking off the New Year as the pinnacle sponsor of the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s (NSSF) annual Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show and Conference (SHOT Show), taking place in Las Vegas from January 15th through the 18th. SHOT Show is one of the largest and most comprehensive trade shows for the shooting, hunting, military and law enforcement industries. Headlining the premiere expo this year and debuting the tagline, “True to the Core,” Outdoor Channel will be the source of SHOT Show’s best entertainment, which will underscore the network’s core devotion to the great outdoors.

As the pinnacle sponsor, Outdoor Channel will be ever-present on the show floor, showcasing its top talent and highlighting the network’s programming lineup. From meet-and-greets to the signature annual Golden Moose Awards to producing SHOT Show TV, Outdoor Channel will be providing attendees with all of the entertainment they need. The network will also host a special interactive booth with branded giveaways throughout the show.

And the Golden Moose Goes to…

Thursday, January 17 | 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. | The Venetian Hotel & Casino | Invite Only

Outdoor Channel honors the network’s most notable talent and production teams that help make the network America’s Leader In Outdoor TV at the invite-only 13th Annual Golden Moose Awards. The annual signature event will be hosted by Michael Waddell of Outdoor Channel’s “Realtree Road Trips with Michael Waddell” and “Bone Collector,” and will include special performances by country music duo, Big & Rich, artists of the smash hit single, “Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy).”

More than 20 accolades will be presented at this year’s ceremony, including five Fan-Favorite Awards voted by loyal viewers of the network. A special Humanitarian Award will be presented to Craig Morgan for his work with the Folds of Honor Foundation, and the network plans to give a distinctive Golden Moose Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award to a surprise recipient.

Outdoor Channel will broadcast the Golden Moose Awards on the network as a special in the first quarter of 2013.

Get the Elite Tactical Unit Experience

During Convention Hours | Sands Expo & Convention Center | Booth 14205

Get a feel for what it’s like to take down the bad guys at Outdoor Channel’s “Elite Tactical Unit: S.W.A.T.” (ETU) booth. Host Mykel Hawke and six ETU competitors will be present while attendees participate in a simulated S.W.A.T. scenario. Attendees will experience for themselves what it’s like to be among the elite with Hawke, a former special forces operator, in addition to Samuel Scott McDonnold, Tony Caspers, John Chancey Pogue, Michael Mark Kotowski, Jeremy Charles Borchardt and Karen Bartuch, all active-duty S.W.A.T. officers and ETU competitors, on hand.

Daily Outdoor Channel Giveaways

During Convention Hours | Sands Expo & Convention Center

Make sure to lookout for Outdoor Channel’s street teams on the SHOT Show floor. Dressed in S.W.A.T. gear to promote the ETU original series, the street teams will be handing out various branded items, including hats and pins.

Outdoor Channel Talent Meet & Greets

During Convention Hours | Sands Expo & Convention Center | Booth L215

Swing by Booth L215 to meet Outdoor Channel’s roster of notable talent. See full schedule below:




Wednesday, January 16 | L215

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Rick and Julie Kreuter,
Matt Duff and Jesse Harrison
& Jon and Gina Brunson

“Beyond the Hunt,” “Friends of the NRA”
& “Addicted to the Outdoors”

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Laramy Miller &
Steve West

“Sasquatch” &
“Steve’s Outdoor Adventures TV”

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Shawn Michaels & Keith Mark

“Shawn Michaels’ MacMillan River Adventures”

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Mykel Hawke &
ETU Competitors

“Elite Tactical Unit: S.W.A.T.”

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Ted Nugent

“Ted Nugent Spirit of the Wild”

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Craig Morgan

“Craig Morgan All Access Outdoors” & “Field & Stream Total Outdoorsman Challenge”

Thursday, January 17 | L215

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Lee and Tiffany Lakosky
& Gregg Ritz

“The Crush with Lee & Tiffany” &
“Hunt Masters with Gregg Ritz”

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Jim and Eva Shockey

“Jim Shockey’s Hunting Adventures” &
“Jim Shockey’s The Professionals”

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Terry and Mark Drury &
Pat Reeve and Nicole Jones

“King of the Spring presented by RAM,” “Bow Madness,” “BioLogic and Drury’s Wildlife Obsession,” “Dream Season: The Journey” & “Driven with Pat and Nicole”

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Michael Waddell, Travis ‘T-Bone’ Turner & Nick Mundt

“Bone Collector”

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Joe Mantegna &
Larry Potterfield

“MidwayUSA’s Gun Stories” & CEO & Founder of MidwayUSA

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Michael Bane, Iain Harrison, Mike Seeklander &
Michael Janich

“MidwayUSA’s the Best Defense,”
“Shooting Gallery presented by Crimson Trace” & “MidwayUSA’s Rapid Fire”

Friday, January 18 | L215

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Ivan Carter, Trevor Baucom, Jim Scoutten & Jim Zumbo

“Dallas Safari Club’s Tracks Across Africa,” “Shooting USA” &
“The Best of Jim Zumbo Outdoors”

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Ralph and Vicki Cianciarulo, Don and Kandi Kisky &
Mike and Bonnie McFerrin

“Archer’s Choice with Ralph & Vicki,” “The Choice with Ralph & Vicki,” “Whitetail Freaks,” & “Legends of the Fall”

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Jim Burnworth, Chris Brackett & Chris Hanes

“MidwayUSA’s Choose Your Weapon,”
“Western Extreme presented by BowTech,”
“Fear No Evil” & “Arrow Affliction”


Tuesday, January 15 – Friday, January 18 | Appearing in Various Las Vegas Hotels

As the official cable network of this year’s SHOT Show, Outdoor Channel will once again produce SHOT Show TV. The broadcast will be hosted by Michael Bane, star of Outdoor Channel’s “Shooting Gallery presented by Crimson Trace,” “MidwayUSA’s The Best Defense” and “MidwayUSA’s The Best Defense: Survival!” Bane will provide daily updates from the show floor, including interviews with some of the network’s leading talent.

This year’s SHOT Show TV is sponsored by Aimpoint, Daniel Defense, Double Star, EO Tech, Gamo, Ram, Stag Arms, Swarovski Optic, Taurus, Trijicon, Vanguard and Wildgame Innovations. SHOT Show TV will air in suites at more than forty Las Vegas hotels, including the Bellagio, the Hard Rock Hotel, The Venetian® and The Palazzo®.

SHOT Show Nuts & Bolts

The 2013 SHOT Show runs from January 15-18 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. For complete information, visit http://www.shotshow.org/. Attendees can also download the SHOT Show mobile app to get all of the event details on-the-go. To download the app, visit http://www.shotmobile.com.