Give Thanks (and Racks) During Sportsman Channel’s ‘Racksgiving presented by Mossberg Firearms’

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Hunting Marathon Airs During Thanksgiving Week, Beginning November 20

DENVER (November 17, 2017) – A family tradition as much as sitting down around a turkey, Sportsman Channel continues with its annual hunting pilgrimage with Racksgiving presented by Mossberg Firearms. The event showcases five nights of unmatched big game hunting shows celebrating hunters’ success – and misses – beginning November 20-22 and again November 24-25. The excitement begins at 8 p.m. ET during the week and at 5 p.m. ET on Saturday, November 25.

With 15 hours of programming during Thanksgiving week, the best rattling, grunting and decoying will take place in hope of providing a bountiful harvest. For more details and show schedule, visit TheSportsmanChannel.com.

Racksgiving has become an annual event we all look forward to as much as turkey and the fixings,” Outdoor Sportsman Group Networks Vice President of Programming, Mitch Petrie said. “We hope our viewers enjoy sitting down in front of the television leading up to and after their Thanksgiving meal – and leftovers – and enjoy watching our dedicated holiday programming as much as we do.”

Racksgiving Special Programming:

Monday, November 20

MeatEater (8 p.m. ET) – Helen Cho and Brittany Brothers, integral parts of the MeatEater production team, are back hunting whitetail deer in Wisconsin on the famed Duren farm with Doug Duren and Steve as their guides.

The Western Hunter (8:30 p.m.  ET) – Nate’s dad, Dennis, hunts for big public-land bulls during Arizona’s late rifle season.

Pure Hunting (9 p.m. ET) – Willi Schmidt hunts for mule deer in his home state of Colorado.  He takes advantage of a landowner tag to hunt with friends who have a lease in central Colorado.

Into High Country (9:30 p.m. ET) – Jason Matzinger hunts his familiar Montana hunting grounds in November for rutting mule deer.

Sheep Shape (10 p.m. ET) – Look back into the Sheep Shape archives in celebration of the crew’s most memorable hunts.

Long Range Pursuit (10:30 p.m.  ET) – The long-range revolution is alive and well in Africa. Aaron Davidson takes his twin boys, Derec and Danner, to experience the wonders of hunting South Africa with Carl van Zyl and John X Safaris.

Tuesday, November 21

Realtree’s Monster Bucks (8 p.m. ET) – David Blanton relives some of his favorite hunts.

Major League Bowhunter (8:30 p.m. ET) – Matt Duff and Brandon Adams hunt MLB's new lease in northwest Oklahoma.

MCMILLAN (9 p.m. ET) – Tom McMillan ventures to southeastern Colorado to one of the most game rich areas he’s ever hunted in.

Whitetail Properties (9:30 p.m. ET) – Prescribed burning is the best way to achieve dense ground level cover. Perez proves the worthiness of controlled burns.

Savage Outdoors (10 p.m. ET/PT) – Mike and Jamie were able to already fill their tags on Grigsby Farm giants, but Uncle Randy still has his tag to fill.

Whitetail Fix (10:30 p.m. ET/PT) – Chuck Weldon isn't playing games this time around, as he chases a buck called "Pokemon" on his home turf.

Wednesday, November 22

North American Whitetail TV (8 p.m. ET) – Haynes Shelton hunts the Alabama rut; Dr. James Kroll explores the definition of a "management buck" and Pat Hogan discusses scent control at home.

Rival Wild (8:30 p.m. ET) – Chris Keefer gets a change of scenery when he leaves Fort Rival to see what bucks are moving in Missouri. Back in Kansas, Casey Keefer is hot on the trail of “Sundown.”

Mathews Dominant Bucks (9 p.m. ET) – Learn the Dominant Buck tactics of Missouri buck hunter Mitchell Green.

BuckVentures: The Woodsman (9:30 p.m. ET) – Jeff Danker attempts to persevere through a tough Oklahoma deer season and shares cherished time in camp with his father, Eldon.

Bowhunter (10 p.m. ET)Bowhunter Editor Curt Wells heads for his favorite Kansas deer haunt and runs smack into lockdown…but he's got a plan to beat it!

Adrenaline (10:30 p.m. ET) – It’s sweet November and the Midwest rut is lighting up as rookie bowhunter Linda Sanchez gets a taste of adrenaline in her home state of Illinois.

Friday, November 24

Relentless Pursuit (8 p.m.  ET) – Sydnie Wells takes you deep into the flooded timber for monster grassies.

Fulldraw Adventures (8:30 p.m.  ET) – Jamie Hayes and friend travel to western Kansas where they intend to unleash an arrow on a few Midwestern brutes.

PSE’s The Wild Outdoors (9 p.m.  ET) – It's all about getting the youth out and trying to harvest a deer.

Hardcore Pursuit (9:30 p.m.  ET) – Travel North with Mike and Ryan as they head up to Saskatchewan to battle the bone-chilling elements of hunting the rut with Lucky Man Outfitters.

Outback Outdoors (10 p.m.  ET) – Adam Wells sets off on a two-state adventure in search of harvesting two elusive and mature whitetail bucks.

Whitetail SLAM (10:30 p.m.  ET) – Join Dr. James Kroll to the Gulf Coast to chase the toughest bucks in North America. The bucks rut here from July to February and live in a hot, overgrown, swamp habitat.

Saturday, November 25

Outback Outdoors (5 p.m. ET) – Adam Wells sets off on a two-state adventure in search of harvesting two elusive and mature whitetail bucks.

Respect the Game (5:30 p.m. ET) – Larry McCoy joins Philip Vanderpool at Powder River Outfitters to hunt Montana whitetails.

ConQuest 200 (6 p.m. ET) – Head to south Texas with "The Deer Professor," Doug Roberts, as he crossbow hunts with TV show host Mike Stroff from Savage Outdoors.

Whitetail SLAM (6:30 p.m. ET) – Dr. James Kroll heads to the grasslands of the high plains for whitetails.

Rival Wild (7 p.m. ET) – Chris and Casey Keefer continue to cross paths with familiar bucks on the Kansas 4K.

Outfitters Built by Ford F-Series (7:30 p.m. ET) – Fred Eichler faces new challenges as he tracks giant mule deer in the rugged mountains of southern Utah with Red Creek Outfitters.

About Sportsman Channel: Launched in 2003, Sportsman Channel/Sportsman HD is a television and digital media company fully devoted to honoring a lifestyle that is celebrated by millions of Americans. A division of Outdoor Sportsman Group, Sportsman Channel delivers entertaining and informative programming that showcases outdoor adventure, hunting and fishing, and illustrates it through unique and authentic storytelling. Sportsman Channel embraces the attitude of “Red, Wild & Blue America” – where the American Spirit and Great Outdoors are celebrated in equal measure. Stay connected to Sportsman Channel online at thesportsmanchannel.com, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. #MyOutdoorTV

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Outdoor Sportsman Group’s MyOutdoorTV Reels in Extensive Fishing Library Programming for Subscription VOD Service

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Programming from “Strike King’s Fish Hard,” “Strike King’s Pro Team,” “Timmy Horton Outdoors,” “Big Bass Battle” and “Crappie Time” Provide a Honey Hole of Content

DENVER (November 16, 2017) – Outdoor Sportsman Group (OSG) has reeled in the best outdoor lifestyle, fishing television content for its outdoor global, subscription-based, video on-demand service MyOutdoorTV (MOTV) with the acquisition of vast freshwater programming from Strike King’s Fish Hard, Timmy Horton Outdoors, Big Bass Battle and Crappie Time.

Outdoor Sportsman Group has obtained the entire libraries of each of the listed shows. The honey hole of fishing content will continue to grow with the addition of new content each year from the above-mentioned series.

“No matter what kind of fishing you do, the extensive libraries of each of these shows is a prized addition to MOTV,” Outdoor Sportsman Group President and CEO, Jim Liberatore said.

The growing list of MOTV content acquisition continues to impress as other MOTV best-in-class programming includes the libraries from: Jim Shockey, Brian “Pigman” Quaca, Heartland Bowhunter, the late Jose Wejebe’s Spanish Fly, Bill Jordan’s Realtree Outdoors, Ralph and Vicki Cianciarulo’s Archer’s Choice and The Choice; three programs from Drury’s Outdoors, a trio of elk hunting programs – Into the High Country with Jason Matzinger, Pure Hunting and Western Hunter, Jana Waller’s Skull Bound TV, Mark Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show; and waterfowl programming: RNT-V, MOJO Outdoors, The Fowl Life and Waterfowl Obsession. The OSG initiative is designed to partner with its best producers, talent and hosts to acquire content for linear, digital, print and mobile platforms with one click.

"We are constantly asked how to view our shows,” host Timmy Horton acknowledged. “We are pleased to have our entire library on MyOutdoorTV. We will continue to bring the latest techniques to our fans to make them better anglers."

MyOutdoorTV is the global, paid-subscription, video on-demand service from Outdoor Sportsman Group created just for outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts. The subscriber-based service can be found in Apple iTunes and Google Play App stores for users across the globe and at MyOutdoorTV.com. The retail price of MOTV is (US) $9.99 per month or (US) $99.99 annually and includes a seven-day free trial period.

For more on MyOutdoorTV please visit: www.motv.com. #MYOUTDOORTV

About MOTV: The global, subscription-based, video-on-demand service provides the best outdoor programming, lifestyle content and access to favorite Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network television shows and is the pre-eminent voice for all outdoor enthusiasts. MOTV – powered by the three networks – accomplishes this with an expansive acquired library of the best hunting, fishing and shooting programming in long and short form, recipes, tips and tricks, how-to instructional videos, as well as educational and exclusive content focusing on improving success in the field and waterways. Along with the three networks, content is available from Outdoor Sportsman Group’s established integrated media arm that includes 15 outdoor magazines, such as: Guns & Ammo, Game & Fish, In-Fisherman, Florida Sportsman and Wheels Afield and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Exclusive episodes, as well as live event coverage and behind-the-scenes footage will be added in the future.

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, as well as MOTV, the world’s leading subscription outdoor television content platform. The Group also consists of a number of established integrated media assets: 15 outdoor magazines including: Guns & Ammo, Petersen’s Bowhunting and Florida Sportsman, and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group includes television production operations, Winnercomm.

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Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212.852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com

‘Game & Fish’ Hit The Road Issue Takes Readers Across the U.S.A. to Highlight Best Hunting and Fishing

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DENVER (November 13, 2017) Winter is the ideal time to begin planning 2018 hunting and fishing trips, and Game & Fish Magazine is bringing its readers the perfect tool.

In its upcoming Hit The Road Issue, Game & Fish has covered the country to highlight the best lodges and resorts for sportsmen and women. Each of its 28 state or regional editions will feature top in-state options, plus great regional lodges for hunters and anglers.

Readers will discover which state-run accommodations offer the best base camps for exploring local hunting or fishing. Each magazine will identify state park cabins, lodges, resorts or campgrounds that put sportsmen and women close to prime locations, and tell them everything they need to know to plan their trip.

In the same issue, Game & Fish readers will have the chance to discover great hunting and fishing lodges in their region, grouped into budget, moderate and luxury choices. Depending on the region of the country, the coverage will include lodges that cater to waterfowl hunters, saltwater anglers, ice-fishermen and trout anglers.

“We’re showing sportsmen and women new opportunities that they may not have tried before,” Game & Fish Editor-in-Chief, John Geiger said. “No matter where our readers live, they’ll find some great in-state ideas, along with some terrific lodge destinations that match their budget.”

This special issue of Game & Fish magazine will help readers select the right outfitter, offer useful tips from veteran guides, and reveal the best gear for adventure. There also will be state-by-state coverage of late-season deer hunting and bonus waterfowl coverage in partnership with sister publication Wildfowl Magazine.

The Game & Fish Hit The Road Issue will be on newsstands beginning November 21.

About Outdoor Sportsman Group Publishing: As a premier destination for the most avid outdoors enthusiasts, Outdoor Sportsman Group’s Integrated Media division is widely recognized for its strong special-interest multichannel brands, including Petersen’s Hunting, Guns & Ammo, In-Fisherman, North American Whitetail, Game & Fish/Sportsman and 10 other leading magazines that reach more than 30 million readers. Outdoor Sportsman Group’s network of websites, including BassFan.com, OutdoorChannel.com, SportsmanChannel.com and WorldFishingNetwork.com, attracts more than 78 million annual unique visitors, and OSG TV produces hundreds of TV episodes of original branded hunting, sport shooting and fishing programming that airs on Outdoor Sportsman Group’s broadcast entities. Visit http://outdoorsg.com for more information. #MyOutdoorTV

About Outdoor Channel: Outdoor Channel has been taking viewers across America and around the world on unparalleled adventures since 1993. Dedicated to the outdoor lifestyle and conservation, the independent cable network is a division of Outdoor Sportsman Group and provides a complete spectrum of riveting hunting, fishing, shooting and adventure entertainment. Outdoor Channel is the largest outdoor TV footprint in the country and is available in more than 50 countries internationally. Outdoor Channel can be viewed in HD and is accessible by broadband and mobile platforms. For program times and other information, visit www.outdoorchannel.com. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube. #WhatGetsYouOutdoors #MyOutdoorTV

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Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212.852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com

Outdoor Sportsman Group’s MyOutdoorTV Takes Flight with First-Rate Waterfowl Programming

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Programming from “RNT-V,” “MOJO Outdoors,” “The Fowl Life” and
“Waterfowl Obsession” Lands on Global, Subscription-based VOD Service

NEW YORK (November 7, 2017) – Outdoor Sportsman Group (OSG) global, subscription-based, video on-demand service MyOutdoorTV (MOTV) takes flight with the recent acquisition of top waterfowl programming. Waterfowl programming including: RNT-V, MOJO Outdoors, The Fowl Life and Waterfowl Obsession add even more depth to the growing roster of MOTV programming with the best outdoor lifestyle television content in the industry.

Outdoor Sportsman Group has obtained the libraries of four popular waterfowl programs and will continue to build with the addition of new content each year from the above-mentioned series. MOTV and producers will work together to promote MOTV as the exclusive and pre-eminent destination for outdoor lifestyle programming anywhere, any time on any device.

“Great waterfowl programming is hard to come by, but Outdoor Sportsman Group has developed key relationships with these four shows to acquire their libraries for MOTV,” Outdoor Sportsman Group President and CEO, Jim Liberatore said. “It’s a great opportunity for us to showcase all four shows for those hunters interested in duck, goose and upland bird hunting.”

Exclusive content for MOTV of best-in-class programming includes the libraries from: Jim Shockey and Shockey Productions, Brian “Pigman” Quaca, Heartland Bowhunter, the late Jose Wejebe’s Spanish Fly, Bill Jordan’s Realtree Outdoors, Ralph and Vicki Cianciarulo’s Archer’s Choice and The Choice; three programs from Drury’s Outdoors, a trio of elk hunting programs – Into the High Country with Jason Matzinger, Pure Hunting and Western Hunter, Jana Waller’s Skull Bound TV and Mark Zona’s “Awesome Fishing Show.” The OSG initiative is designed to partner with its best producers, talent and hosts to acquire content for linear, digital, print and mobile platforms with one click.

“For anyone who has asked where they can watch past episodes of RNT-V, here is the answer – MOTV,” Producer/Co-Host RNT-V, Jim Ronquest said. “MyOutdoorTV will allow viewers to catch past episodes of RNT-V wherever, whenever.”

“The last 10 years have been a wild ride and it is hard to put into words what we have been fortunate enough to experience in the great outdoors,” The Fowl Life host Chad Belding said. “Because of MOTV, we can now bring our stories to the masses once again. The Fowl Life and Dead Dog Walkin’ are excited to partner with such an innovative offering as MOTV. We look forward to creating more memories to share with viewers. So, get in the truck and take a ride with us through MOTV.”

MyOutdoorTV is the global, paid-subscription, video on-demand service from Outdoor Sportsman Group created just for outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts. The subscription-based service can be found in Apple iTunes and Google Play App stores for users across the globe. The retail price of MOTV is (US) $9.99 per month or (US) $99.99 annually and includes a seven-day free trial period.

For more on MyOutdoorTV please visit: www.motv.com. #MYOUTDOORTV

About MOTV: The global, subscription-based, video-on-demand service provides the best outdoor programming, lifestyle content and access to favorite Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network television shows and is the pre-eminent voice for all outdoor enthusiasts. MOTV – powered by the three networks – accomplishes this with an expansive acquired library of the best hunting, fishing and shooting programming in long and short form, recipes, tips and tricks, how-to instructional videos, as well as educational and exclusive content focusing on improving success in the field and waterways. Along with the three networks, content is available from Outdoor Sportsman Group’s established integrated media arm that includes 15 outdoor magazines, such as: Guns & Ammo, Game & Fish, In-Fisherman, Florida Sportsman and Wheels Afield and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Exclusive episodes, as well as live event coverage and behind-the-scenes footage will be added in the future.

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, as well as MOTV, the world’s leading subscription outdoor television content platform. The Group also consists of a number of established integrated media assets: 15 outdoor magazines including: Guns & Ammo, Petersen’s Bowhunting and Florida Sportsman, and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group includes television production operations, Winnercomm.

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Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212.852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com

Outdoor Sportsman Group’s MyOutdoorTV Acquires Programming from ‘Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show’

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NEW YORK (October 31, 2017) – Outdoor Sportsman Group’s (OSG) global, subscription-based, video on-demand service MyOutdoorTV (MOTV) has acquired legendary fisherman and host, Mark Zona’s program – Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show.

Outdoor Sportsman Group has obtained seven full seasons of Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show – more than 40 hours of fishing content. MOTV and Mark Zona will partner to promote MOTV as the exclusive destination for his programming.

“As a host, Mark Zona is fun, entertaining and educational,” Outdoor Sportsman Group President and CEO, Jim Liberatore said. “We’re proud to have him and his series, Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show, in our ever-expanding MOTV lineup.”

The acquisition of exclusive content from Zona’s fishing program library follows other MOTV acquisitions of best-in-class programming including the libraries from: Jim Shockey and Shockey Productions, Brian “Pigman” Quaca, Heartland Bowhunter, the late Jose Wejebe’s Spanish Fly, Bill Jordan’s Realtree Outdoors, Ralph and Vicki Cianciarulo’s Archer’s Choice and The Choice; three programs from Drury’s Outdoors, a trio of elk hunting programs – Into the High Country with Jason Matzinger, Pure Hunting and Western Hunter and Jana Waller’s Skull Bound TV. The OSG initiative is designed to partner with its best producers, talent and hosts to acquire content for linear, digital, print and mobile platforms with one click.

“From our first season – many years ago – until now, Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show has detailed the highs, lows, touchdowns and interceptions through hundreds of lakes in the United States,” host Mark Zona said. “Along the way, viewers have seen some huge catches and several train wrecks. But in the end, it's been one heck of a ride.”

MyOutdoorTV is the global, paid-subscription, video on-demand service from Outdoor Sportsman Group created just for outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts. The subscriber-based service can be found in Apple iTunes and Google Play App stores for users across the globe. The retail price of MOTV is (US) $9.99 per month or (US) $99.99 annually and includes a seven-day free trial period.

For more on MyOutdoorTV please visit: www.motv.com. #MYOUTDOORTV

About MOTV: The global, subscription-based, video-on-demand service provides the best outdoor programming, lifestyle content and access to favorite Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network television shows and is the pre-eminent voice for all outdoor enthusiasts. MOTV – powered by the three networks – accomplishes this with an expansive acquired library of the best hunting, fishing and shooting programming in long and short form, recipes, tips and tricks, how-to instructional videos, as well as educational and exclusive content focusing on improving success in the field and waterways. Along with the three networks, content is available from Outdoor Sportsman Group’s established integrated media arm that includes 15 outdoor magazines, such as: Guns & Ammo, Game & Fish, In-Fisherman, Florida Sportsman and Wheels Afield and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Exclusive episodes, as well as live event coverage and behind-the-scenes footage will be added in the future.

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, as well as MOTV, the world’s leading subscription outdoor television content platform. The Group also consists of a number of established integrated media assets: 15 outdoor magazines including: Guns & Ammo, Petersen’s Bowhunting and Florida Sportsman, and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group includes television production operations, Winnercomm.

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MEDIA CONTACT:

Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212.852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com

Outdoor Sportsman Group’s MyOutdoorTV Continues Content Acquisition with ‘Skull Bound TV’ with Jana Waller

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NEW YORK (October 30, 2017) – Outdoor Sportsman Group (OSG) continues to obtain the best in outdoor lifestyle television content for its outdoor global, subscription-based, video on-demand service MyOutdoorTV (MOTV) with the acquisition of programming from Skull Bound TV with host Jana Waller.

Outdoor Sportsman Group has obtained the entire Skull Bound TV library with a trove of content that will continue to grow with the addition of new content each year from the above-mentioned series. MOTV and Jana Waller will work together to promote MOTV as the exclusive destination for her programming.

“Acquiring Jana Waller’s Skull Bound TV for our subscription-based, video-on-demand service – MOTV – is another great example of our commitment to collect the very best-in-class content for our unique showcase of outdoor lifestyle programming,” Outdoor Sportsman Group CEO and President, Jim Liberatore said.

The acquisition of exclusive content from Waller’s library follows other MOTV acquisitions of best-in-class programming including the libraries from: Jim Shockey and Shockey Productions, Brian “Pigman” Quaca, Heartland Bowhunter, the late Jose Wejebe’s Spanish Fly, Bill Jordan’s Realtree Outdoors, Ralph and Vicki Cianciarulo’s Archer’s Choice and The Choice; three programs from Drury’s Outdoors and a trio of elk hunting programs – Into the High Country with Jason Matzinger, Pure Hunting and Western Hunter. The OSG initiative is designed to partner with its best producers, talent and hosts to acquire content for linear, digital, print and mobile platforms with one click.

“I am very proud to have 78 episodes from all across North America available on MOTV,” Waller said. “We also have some very special episodes where we take combat veterans into the mountains in pursuit of their first bull elk. Also, conservation messages continue to be an important part of Skull Bound TV and many episodes include valuable information regarding the management of our herds and habitat through hunting.”

MyOutdoorTV is the global, paid-subscription, video-on-demand service from Outdoor Sportsman Group created just for outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts. The subscriber-based service can be found in Apple iTunes and Google Play App stores for users across the globe. The retail price of MOTV is (US) $9.99 per month or (US) $99.99 annually and includes a seven-day free trial period.

For more on MyOutdoorTV please visit: www.motv.com. #MYOUTDOORTV

About MOTV: The global, subscription-based, video-on-demand service provides the best outdoor programming, lifestyle content and access to favorite Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network television shows and is the pre-eminent voice for all outdoor enthusiasts. MOTV – powered by the three networks – accomplishes this with an expansive acquired library of the best hunting, fishing and shooting programming in long and short form, recipes, tips and tricks, how-to instructional videos, as well as educational and exclusive content focusing on improving success in the field and waterways. Along with the three networks, content is available from Outdoor Sportsman Group’s established integrated media arm that includes 15 outdoor magazines, such as: Guns & Ammo, Game & Fish, In-Fisherman, Florida Sportsman and Wheels Afield and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Exclusive episodes, as well as live event coverage and behind-the-scenes footage will be added in the future.

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, as well as MOTV, the world’s leading subscription outdoor television content platform. The Group also consists of a number of established integrated media assets: 15 outdoor magazines including: Guns & Ammo, Petersen’s Bowhunting and Florida Sportsman, and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group includes television production operations, Winnercomm.

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MEDIA CONTACT:

Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212.852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com

Outdoor Sportsman Group’s MyOutdoorTV Acquires Extensive Elk Hunting Programming

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Featuring Programming from “Into the High Country with Jason Matzinger,”
“Pure Hunting” and “Western Hunter” Included

NEW YORK (October 25, 2017) – Outdoor Sportsman Group (OSG) continues to add to its cache of the best outdoor lifestyle television content in the industry for its outdoor global, subscription-based, video on-demand service MyOutdoorTV (MOTV). OSG has acquired extensive elk hunting programming from Into the High Country with Jason Matzinger, Pure Hunting and Western Hunter to complement its growing roster of programming.

Outdoor Sportsman Group has obtained the libraries of three popular elk hunting programs the will continue to build with the addition of new content each year from the above-mentioned series. MOTV and producers will work together to promote MOTV as the exclusive and pre-eminent destination for outdoor lifestyle programming anywhere, any time on any device.

“Elk hunting and western hunting is an often-searched program selection on our networks,” Outdoor Sportsman Group President and CEO, Jim Liberatore said. “We are proud to include all three shows for public land hunting enthusiast. This is a triple win for MOTV and outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts that have been clamoring for more elk hunt content.”

Exclusive content for MOTV of best-in-class programming includes the libraries from: Jim Shockey and Shockey Productions; Brian “Pigman” Quaca; Heartland Bowhunter; the late Jose Wejebe’s Spanish Fly; Bill Jordan’s Realtree Outdoors; Ralph and Vicki Cianciarulo’s Archer’s Choice and The Choice; and Drury Outdoors trio of shows. The OSG initiative is designed to partner with its best producers, talent and hosts to acquire content for linear, digital, print and mobile platforms with one click.

“Whether you are an avid elk hunter living in the West or just aspire to one day go out on your first elk hunting adventure, MOTV has the best line-up of elk hunting content out there,” host Willi Schmidt said. “The great thing is that all of this content is available 24/7 and is downloadable to watch whenever a viewer wants.”

MyOutdoorTV is the global, paid-subscription, video on-demand service from Outdoor Sportsman Group created just for outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts. The subscription-based service can be found in Apple iTunes and Google Play App stores for users across the globe. The retail price of MOTV is (US) $9.99 per month or (US) $99.99 annually and includes a seven-day free trial period.

For more on MyOutdoorTV please visit: www.motv.com. #MYOUTDOORTV

About MOTV: The global, subscription-based, video-on-demand service provides the best outdoor programming, lifestyle content and access to favorite Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network television shows and is the pre-eminent voice for all outdoor enthusiasts. MOTV – powered by the three networks – accomplishes this with an expansive acquired library of the best hunting, fishing and shooting programming in long and short form, recipes, tips and tricks, how-to instructional videos, as well as educational and exclusive content focusing on improving success in the field and waterways. Along with the three networks, content is available from Outdoor Sportsman Group’s established integrated media arm that includes 15 outdoor magazines, such as: Guns & Ammo, Game & Fish, In-Fisherman, Florida Sportsman and Wheels Afield and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Exclusive episodes, as well as live event coverage and behind-the-scenes footage will be added in the future.

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, as well as MOTV, the world’s leading subscription outdoor television content platform. The Group also consists of a number of established integrated media assets: 15 outdoor magazines including: Guns & Ammo, Petersen’s Bowhunting and Florida Sportsman, and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group includes television production operations, Winnercomm.

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MEDIA CONTACT:

Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212.852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com

Outdoor Sportsman Group’s MyOutdoorTV Acquires Rights to Award-winning ‘Drury Outdoors’ Library

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Featuring “Bow Madness,” “Drury’s THIRTEEN,”
“Drury & Biologic’s Wildlife Obsession” and “Dream Season”

NEW YORK (October 20, 2017) – Outdoor Sportsman Group (OSG) continues to obtain the best in outdoor lifestyle television content for its outdoor global, subscription-based, video on-demand service MyOutdoorTV (MOTV) with the acquisition of programming from Drury Outdoors.

Outdoor Sportsman Group has obtained the entire OSG-related Drury Outdoors library of programming which will continue to grow with the addition of new content each year. MOTV, along with the Drury family, will work together to promote MOTV as the exclusive home of their impressive library of outdoor content: Bow Madness, Drury’s THIRTEEN, Drury & Biologic’s Wildlife Obsession and Dream Season.

“The acquisition of Drury Outdoors programming library is another partnership with one of the most recognizable family names in the outdoor industry,” Outdoor Sportsman Group CEO and President, Jim Liberatore said. “By coalescing content in one group – OSG and our producers – we will be able to utilize that content in many ways to support our producers and the industry. We are very excited to continue to work with and have the support of such talented producers like the Drury family.”

The acquisition of exclusive content from the Drury’s library follows other MOTV acquisitions of best-in-class programming including the libraries from: Jim Shockey and Shockey Productions; Brian “Pigman” Quaca; Heartland Bowhunter; the late Jose Wejebe’s Spanish Fly; Bill Jordan’s Realtree Outdoors and Ralph and Vicki CIanciarulo’s Archer’s Choice and The Choice programming libraries. The OSG initiative is designed to partner with its best producers, talent and hosts to acquire content for linear, digital, print and mobile platforms with one click.

“We have been partnering with the Outdoor Sportsman Group Networks, especially Outdoor Channel, for many years and we view this development as an extension of that partnership,” Mark Drury said. “We strive to continue to be the best in the industry and we want to partner with the best. We continue to do that with Outdoor Sportsman Group and MyOutdoorTV.”

MyOutdoorTV is the global, paid-subscription, video on-demand service from Outdoor Sportsman Group created just for outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts. The subscriber-based service can be found in Apple iTunes and Google Play App stores for users across the globe. The retail price of MOTV is (US) $9.99 per month or (US) $99.99 annually and includes a seven-day free trial period.

For more on MyOutdoorTV please visit: www.motv.com. #MYOUTDOORTV

About MOTV: The global, subscription-based, video-on-demand service provides the best outdoor programming, lifestyle content and access to favorite Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network television shows and is the pre-eminent voice for all outdoor enthusiasts. MOTV – powered by the three networks – accomplishes this with an expansive acquired library of the best hunting, fishing and shooting programming in long and short form, recipes, tips and tricks, how-to instructional videos, as well as educational and exclusive content focusing on improving success in the field and waterways. Along with the three networks, content is available from Outdoor Sportsman Group’s established integrated media arm that includes 15 outdoor magazines, such as: Guns & Ammo, Game & Fish, In-Fisherman, Florida Sportsman and Wheels Afield and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Exclusive episodes, as well as live event coverage and behind-the-scenes footage will be added in
the future.

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, as well as MOTV, the world’s leading subscription outdoor television content platform. The group also consists of a number of established integrated media assets: 15 outdoor magazines including: Guns & Ammo, Petersen’s Bowhunting and Florida Sportsman, and 19 top websites, including: BassFan.com. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group includes television production operations, Winnercomm.

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MEDIA CONTACT:

Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212.852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com

GRAMMY-Award Winning Country Music Artist Featured on Outdoor Channel’s ‘The Fowl Life with Chad Belding’

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Zac Brown Gives Viewers an Inside Peek at
Camp Southern Ground, October 21 at 5:30 p.m. ET

DENVER (October 18, 2017) – Zac Brown needs no introduction as a country-music mega star. His fans also know Zac is a foodie who loves to hunt and explore the outdoors. This week on The Fowl Life with Chad Belding, viewers will get a behind-the-scenes look at Zac Brown’s Camp Southern Ground. The episode, Mr. Billy, airs exclusively on Outdoor Channel on Saturday, October 21 at 5:30 p.m. ET.

The mission of Camp Southern Ground is to provide extraordinary experiences for children to recognize and magnify their unique inner gifts and recognize others in order to profoundly impact
the world.

In the episode Zac explains: “I like to build things, and I like to build things knowing there’s a higher purpose for them.” The camp aims to transform the lives of kids providing a traditional summer camp experience for kids in need. “In one week you can completely change a kid’s perspective on the world.”

Joining Zac and host Chad Belding is Nashville recording artist Drake White. The episode features campfire performances by both Zac and Drake, in addition to world-class duck hunting in Prairie Wings, Arkansas.

“Guys like Zac and Drake have huge demands on their time so to be able to spend a couple days in camp with them is priceless,” Belding explained. “Walking around Camp Southern Ground with Zac and listenting to him speak so passionately about his vision for the camp and how his entire business is structured to support it is very humbling. I think fans will be blown away when they see this side of Zac Brown.”

Join Chad Belding on Saturday, October 21 at 5 p.m. ET on the Outdoor Channel Facebook page for a Facebook LIVE event at: www.facebook.com/OutdoorChannel/.

Follow Zac Brown @ZacBrownBand and Drake White @DrakeWhite for updates on their music and outdoor adventures.

For morning information on Camp Southern Ground please visit: https://www.campsouthernground.org/

About Camp Southern Ground: Nestled on over 400 acres of rolling pastureland in Fayetteville, Georgia, Camp Southern Ground, a 501c3 non-profit organization, is the passion-project of GRAMMY Award winning artist Zac Brown. Inspired by his own experience as a camp counselor, Zac’s vision is to create a state-of-the-art facility that will serve children ages 7-17, from all socioeconomic backgrounds, races and religions, with programs of purpose involving superior nutrition, nature, music, arts, patriotism, and leadership. The mission of Camp Southern Ground to provide extraordinary experiences for children to recognize and magnify the unique gifts within themselves and others in order to profoundly impact the world. More than the typical camp experience, at Camp Southern Ground children and families will Live and Love What They Learn. During the nine weeks of summer, Camp Southern Ground hosts campers for week-long residential camps. An inclusive camp, we will bring together typically developing children, children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), learning and attention issues such as ADHD, and Dyslexia, and social or emotional challenges. We also support and include children of military families as a vital part of the
camper population.

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, as well as MOTV, the world’s leading outdoor television content platform. The Group also consists of a number of established integrated media assets: 15 outdoor magazines including Guns & Ammo, Petersen’s Bowhunting and Florida Sportsman, and 19 top websites, including BassFan.com. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group includes television production operations, Winnercomm. For more information, visit www.outdoorsg.com. #MyOutdoorTV

About Outdoor Channel: Outdoor Channel has been taking viewers across America and around the world on unparalleled adventures since 1993. Dedicated to the outdoor lifestyle and conservation, the independent cable network is a division of Outdoor Sportsman Group and provides a complete spectrum of riveting hunting, fishing, shooting and adventure entertainment. Outdoor Channel is the largest outdoor TV footprint in the country and is available in more than 50 countries internationally. Outdoor Channel can be viewed in HD and is accessible by broadband and mobile platforms. For program times and other information, visit www.outdoorchannel.com. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube. #WhatGetsYouOutdoors #MyOutdoorTV

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MEDIA CONTACT:

Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212.852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com

Outdoor Sportsman Group Publishing’s Game & Fish Promotes John Geiger to Editor-in-Chief

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John Geiger, Editor-in-Chief of Game & Fish Magazine

DENVER (October 16, 2017) – Outdoor Sportsman Group Publishing’s Game & Fish Magazine has named John Geiger its new Editor-in-Chief. The announcement was made today by Outdoor Sportsman Group Publishing and Branded Media Chief Operating Officer, Michael Carney.

Geiger, formerly associate publisher, replaces long-standing Editorial Director Ken Dunwoody who, after 31 years of service and contributions, retired October 13. Geiger’s knowledge of Outdoor Sportsman Group’s systems, customers and internal constituents combined with his knowledge and background in gear coverage and editorial direction contributed to his selection

“This is a great opportunity to promote someone who has intimate knowledge of our business and the outdoor industry,” Carney said. “Replacing an authority of Ken’s magnitude and experience at our largest subscriber brand isn’t easy, but John has performed great work under Ken over the last 11 years and knows the wants, needs and motivations of our legion of loyal Game & Fish readers. He is uniquely qualified to drive the evolving multimedia coverage for our enthusiastic customers.”

About Outdoor Sportsman Group – Integrated Media: As a premier destination for the most avid outdoors enthusiasts, Outdoor Sportsman Group’s Integrated Media division is widely recognized for its strong special-interest multichannel brands, including Petersen’s HuntingGuns & AmmoIn-FishermanNorth American WhitetailGame & Fish/Sportsman and 10 other leading magazines that reach more than 28 million readers. Outdoor Sportsman Group’s network of websites, including BassFan.com, Outdoorchannel.com, Sportsmanchannel.com and WFN.com, attracts more than 78 million annual unique visitors, and OSG TV produces hundreds of TV episodes of original branded hunting, sport shooting and fishing programming that airs on Outdoor Sportsman Group’s broadcast entities. Visit http://outdoorsg.com for more information. #MyOutdoorTV

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MEDIA CONTACTS:

Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group| 212.852.6646 | tom.caraccioli@outdoorsg.com