Columbus, Ga., May 15, 2018 — Bear Archery announced today two bows in Bear’s Legend Series™, an exclusive dealer-only line of four ultra-competitive compound bows, will be clad in Realtree EDGE™ camouflage and available now for purchase. The Bear Kuma and the Approach HC will each be finished in the exclusive camo from Realtree®.

“W are proud to introduce the Realtree EDGE finish on two of our Legend Series bows this year,” says Dave Parker, Archery General Manager. “Launching earlier this year, Realtree EDGE is extremely popular with our customers and we are happy we are able to offer it now on the Kuma and Approach HC.”

Bear Kuma

The highly praised Kuma offers the best of both worlds bringing together speed and shootability. This hybrid cam bow launches arrows at 345 feet per second and features a smooth draw and a high-level of forgiveness. The Kuma is offered at a retail price of $899.

The Approach HC offers a high-performance hybrid cam (HC) system with speeds of 340 feet per second and features of a bow that should cost hundreds more. The Approach HC is a premium bow with a retail price of $450.

Bear Approach HC

In addition to the Kuma and Approach HC, Bear Archery also offers six compound bows in the Realtree EDGE™ finish including the Moment, Approach, Prowess, Species, Cruzer G2, and the Cruzer Lite.

About Bear Archery®

Founded by the iconic father of modern archery, Fred Bear in 1933 with the intention of bringing archery to the masses, Bear Archery® continues to produce legendary bows with the same focus on reliability and technology while maintaining its rich heritage of innovative leadership, quality products, and family values. Bear Archery is a division of Escalade Sports. For information on Bear Archery, its products, brands, instruction manuals, retailers, warranty, replacement parts, or customer service, please call 1-800-694-9494 or visit


Headquartered in Evansville, IN, Escalade Sports is a global manufacturer and distributor of sports and outdoor recreational equipment. Leaders in their respective categories, Escalade Sports’ brands include Bear® Archery and Trophy Ridge® archery accessories; STIGA® and Ping-Pong® table tennis, Accudart® and Unicorn® darting, Onix® pickleball equipment; Triumph SportsTM indoor and outdoor games, GoalrillaTM and Goalsetter® residential in-ground basketball systems, Goaliath® and Silverback® residential in-ground and portable basketball goals; the STEP® fitness products, LifelineTM personal fitness, Woodplay® premium playsets, VulyTM

Trampolines, and Cue & Case® specialty billiard accessories. Escalade Sports’ products are available at sporting goods dealers and independent retailers nationwide. For more information on Escalade Sports, its brands, instruction manuals, retailers, warranty, replacement parts or customer service, please call 1-888-784-4288 or visit

About Realtree

Realtree is the world’s leading camouflage designer, marketer, and licensor with over 2,000 licensees utilizing the Realtree camouflage brand. Thousands of outdoor and lifestyle products are available in Realtree camouflage patterns. In addition, Realtree is committed to supporting individuals and groups that work to ensure our outdoor heritage, the conservation of natural places, and the wildlife that resides there. Find Realtree on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and at