Outdoors

Columbia Sportswear to Sponsor Bubba Wallace and Richard Petty Motorsports Race Team

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 4:00pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200812005216/en/
    Bubba Wallace sporting Columbia PFG gear as he enjoys time on the water.
  • There has always been a strong correlation between NASCAR and Columbia, especially with PFG, said Joe Boyle, Columbia Brand President.
  • We are excited by the opportunity to work with Bubba and Richard Petty Motorsports to engage our shared fans.
  • Columbia Sportswear is a perfect fit for my lifestyle away from the track, said Bubba Wallace.

Polaris Announces 2021 Off-Road Lineup Packed With Rider-Inspired Innovations

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 6:34pm

The 2021 lineup is packed with premium features, including enhanced audio and expanded RIDE COMMAND integration on more models than ever before.

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  • The 2021 lineup is packed with premium features, including enhanced audio and expanded RIDE COMMAND integration on more models than ever before.
  • To find more information about the 2021 model year Polaris Off Road lineup, see below and visit Polaris.com/ORV2021 .
  • The 2021 RANGER lineup is packed with rider-inspired quality upgrades, new premium features and purpose-built limited editions that make it the strongest, most capable and most comfortable RANGER lineup ever.
  • For more information about the 2021 Polaris Off-Road lineup, or to find your local dealer, visit Polaris.com/OffRoad .

Polaris Raises the Bar With All-New Sportsman 450 H.O. and Sportsman 570 ATVs

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 6:00pm

Polaris started with the iconic Sportsman features that riders know and love and advanced them even further, raising the bar yet again.

Key Points: 
  • Polaris started with the iconic Sportsman features that riders know and love and advanced them even further, raising the bar yet again.
  • Polaris listened to rider feedback to make the new Sportsman 450 H.O.
  • EPS - Starting at $7,299 U.S. MSRP
    2021 Sportsman 570 - Starting at $6,999 U.S. MSRP
    2021 Sportsman 570 EPS - Starting at $7,999 U.S. MSRP
    2021 Sportsman 570 Premium - Starting at $8,399 U.S. MSRP
    2021 Sportsman 570 Hunter Edition - Starting at $10,299 U.S. MSRP
    2021 Sportsman 570 Ultimate Trail LE - Starting at $9,499 U.S. MSRP
    2021 Sportsman 570 Utility HD LE - Starting at $8,649 U.S. MSRP
    From the Sportsman 450 H.O.
  • and Sportsman 570 models, pre-order for the new Sportsman 570 limited editions or other 2021 ATV models, visit Polaris.com/ATV .

COVID-19 Impact & Recovery Analysis | Archery Equipment Market in US (2020-2024) | Support from Institutional Bodies to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 9:00pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Key Points: 
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200807005284/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Archery Equipment Market in US 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire).
  • Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied.
  • Support from institutional bodies and the rising popularity of archery are the major factors driving the market.

Dhani Jones Joins Pocket Outdoor Media Board of Directors

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 2:00pm

Pocket Outdoor Media, the leading endurance sports media platform, today announced that Dhani Jones, founder of BowTie Cause and Chairman of Qey Capital, has been elected to its board of directors .

Key Points: 
  • Pocket Outdoor Media, the leading endurance sports media platform, today announced that Dhani Jones, founder of BowTie Cause and Chairman of Qey Capital, has been elected to its board of directors .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200806005312/en/
    Dhani Jones joins Pocket Outdoor Media board of directors (Photo: Business Wire)
    Jones began his career as an NFL linebacker, playing with the New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, and Cincinnati Bengals over 11 years before becoming a TV host, philanthropist and entrepreneur.
  • Health and wellness have been core pillars of my personal and professional success, so I am thrilled to be joining the board of Pocket Outdoor Media, a business focused on being active and getting outside, said Dhani Jones.
  • Jones will join Robin Thurston , John Spinale , Rafael Ortiz , and John Lee on the board of Pocket Outdoor Media, along with board advisors Chris Yu and Melanie Strong .

Pelican Products Names Phil Gyori as Chief Executive Officer

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 4:50pm

Pelican Products, Inc. announces the appointment of Phil Gyori as the companys President and Chief Executive Officer.

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  • Pelican Products, Inc. announces the appointment of Phil Gyori as the companys President and Chief Executive Officer.
  • He succeeds Lyndon Faulkner, who becomes Executive Chairman after serving as Chief Executive Officer since 2006.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200805005774/en/
    Pelican Products, Inc. Executive Chairman and President / CEO (Photo: Business Wire)
    Grant G. Behrman, Managing Partner of Behrman Capital, said: We are delighted that Phil Gyori will serve as the new CEO of Pelican Products.
  • Phil Gyori has over 30 years of executive and management experience and a proven track record of driving rapid business growth.

Garmin® unveils Montana® 700 series, with global connectivity, routable topographic mapping and 8 mega-pixel camera

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 12:00pm

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the Montana 750i , Montana 700i and Montana 700 GPS handheld seriesthe latest versatile and featured-packed additions to its popular lineup of outdoor navigation units.

Key Points: 
  • Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the Montana 750i , Montana 700i and Montana 700 GPS handheld seriesthe latest versatile and featured-packed additions to its popular lineup of outdoor navigation units.
  • The Montana 700i and 750i offer Garmin inReach satellite communication technology which enables two-way messaging, interactive SOS alerts, location tracking and weather updates.1
    This press release features multimedia.
  • To access the Iridium network and communicate with inReach enabled Montana devices, an active satellite subscription is required.
  • Garmin, Montana and inReach are registered trademarks, and Garmin Explore and MapShare, are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.

Global Stand-up Paddleboard Market Analysis Highlights the Impact of COVID-19 2020-2024 | Growing Use of SUP for Yoga and Other Leisure Activities to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 4:30am

The report also provides the market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • The report also provides the market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200804005802/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Stand-up Paddleboard Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire).
  • The growing adoption of SUPs for such activities is hence, expected to boost the market growth during the forecast period.
  • This research report also analyzes other significant trends and market drivers that will influence market growth over 2020-2024.

National Wildlife Refuge, State Park and City Offer Scenic Viewers Adapted for Color Blindness from EnChroma and SeeCoast

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

inventors of eyewear for color blindness and SeeCoast Manufacturing Company , today announced three more organizations will offer specially adapted scenic viewers for those with color blindness.

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  • inventors of eyewear for color blindness and SeeCoast Manufacturing Company , today announced three more organizations will offer specially adapted scenic viewers for those with color blindness.
  • The SeeCoast viewers, powered by EnChromas patented lens technology for color blindness, will enable people with red-green color blindness to experience the colorful beauty of birds and wildlife at the world-renowned J.N.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005197/en/
    Normal Color Vision/Color Blind View of Sunset with Birds, Cindy Ann Jones, Ding Darling Wildlife Society.
  • SeeCoast viewers, powered by EnChroma , help those with red-green color blindness to more fully experience the rich panoply of colors at state parks, scenic overlooks, wildlife refuges and other locations.

Pacific Surf Designs Files Antitrust and RICO Lawsuit Against Whitewater West Industries, Aquatic Development Group, and Specific Executives Regarding Unlawful Monopolistic Conduct and Racketeering in the Sheet Wave Industry

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 10:34pm

The suit contains six causes of action, including unlawful monopolistic conduct, unlawful agreements to restrain trade, illegal racketeering, and conspiracy.

Key Points: 
  • The suit contains six causes of action, including unlawful monopolistic conduct, unlawful agreements to restrain trade, illegal racketeering, and conspiracy.
  • PSD alleges that, since the inception of the sheet wave market, over 91% of the sheet wave machines installed worldwide have been Whitewaters Flowrider machine and that Whitewater acts as an illegal monopoly that controls the sheet wave market through unlawful conduct and illegal agreements.
  • In addition, PSD alleges that Whitewater and ADG together control over 97% of the U.S. municipal market for sheet wave machines.
  • PACIFIC SURF DESIGNS, INC., based in San Diego, manufactures the highest quality custom-designed sheet wave surf simulators serving the waterpark, leisure, entertainment and retail industries.