Minn Kota Extends Sponsorship With FLW Outdoors

Jan 28, 2010, 16:05 ET from FLW Outdoors

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- FLW Outdoors, the world's leading tournament fishing organization, announced Thursday that Minn Kota has extended their sponsorship as the official trolling motor of FLW Outdoors. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

Trisha Blake, Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice-President stated, "We're proud of our long-term partnership with Minn Kota and their decision to continue their alignment with FLW Outdoors."

As part of the sponsorship, Minn Kota will receive exposure across all platforms of FLW Outdoors, including its 189 tournaments, FLW Outdoors' multiple websites, FLW Outdoors Magazine and various FLW Outdoors events.

"Minn Kota is proud to continue its long-standing relationship with FLW Outdoors," said Judy Douglas, Business Director of Minn Kota.  "We are committed to supporting tournament anglers by offering leading-edge trolling motor technology and partnering with FLW Outdoors, one of the most respected tournament organizations in the industry."   

Minn Kota, which marked its 75th anniversary in 2009, has led the way in product innovation and cutting-edge technology since being founded in 1934. Minn Kota's legacy in the fishing world speaks for itself and their products continue to be at the forefront. For more information regarding Minn Kota, visit MinnKotaMotors.com.


FLW Outdoors, named after Forrest L. Wood, the legendary founder of Ranger Boats, is the largest fishing tournament organization in the world and is offering anglers worldwide the opportunity to compete for millions over the course of 189  tournaments in 2010. FLW Outdoors has also taken fishing mainstream with the world's richest fantasy sports game, FLW Fantasy Fishing. Sign up for an FLW Outdoors Membership featuring Player's Advantage to get your edge and win. For more information about FLW Outdoors and its tournaments, visit FLWOutdoors.com or call (270) 252-1000. For more information about FLW Fantasy Fishing, visit FantasyFishing.com.