FLW, 3M Sign Deal For 2013 Season
MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 5, 2012
MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --FLW announced today that 3M, a
long-term sponsor of the world's largest tournament-fishing organization, will
return as a sponsor in 2013. Financial terms of the deal were not released.
The 3M Scotch Blue Tape and Peltor will receive exposure across all of FLW's
platforms, including its tournaments and Expos, multiple websites, FLW Bass
Fishing magazine and the "FLW" television show on NBC Sports Network. "FLW" is
broadcast Sundays in high-definition (HD) to more than 559 million households
worldwide, making it the most widely distributed weekly outdoors-sports
television show in the world.
3M Scotch Tape and Peltor Brands pro Ray Scheide of Dover, Ark., will again
represent 3M throughout the season. Scheide is a five-time Forrest Wood Cup
qualifier and has accumulated more than $760,000 in winnings throughout his
10-year FLW career.
FLW is the industry's premier tournament-fishing organization, providing
unparalleled fishing resources and entertainment to our sponsors, fans and
host communities. FLW is offering anglers of all skill levels the opportunity
to compete for millions in prize money nationwide in 2013 over the course of
231 tournaments across five tournament circuits, four of which provide an
avenue to the sport's richest payday and most coveted championship trophy –
the Forrest Wood Cup. FLW is committed to providing a lifestyle experience
that is the "Best in Fishing, On and Off the Water," through a variety of
platforms including tournaments, outdoor expos and FLW Fantasy Fishing. For
more information about FLW and FLW Fantasy Fishing, visit FLWOutdoors.com or
FantasyFishing.com and look for FLW on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and
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Opager, Communications Specialist, +1-612-337-1989 (w), +1-218-434-0748 (m),
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