The Pope and Young Club Announces Gearhead Archery as Club’s Newest Corporate Partner

Chatfield, MN – The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the support of Gearhead Archery through the Club’s Corporate Partner Program. Made in America, Gearhead Archery is a Wisconsin based archery equipment company committed to designing and building the most rugged compound bows with innovative features for extreme hunting and shooting conditions. The Pope and Young Club would like to thank Gearhead Archery for stepping up to show their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and Fair-Chase ethics.

The Club’s Corporate Partner Program allows manufacturers the opportunity to help P&Y, “protect the future of our bowhunting heritage, promote conservation and welfare of habitat and wildlife.” We have given more than 1 million dollars to conservation and education programs across North America. Our conservation programs include Wild Harvest Initiative, Isle Royal Moose Study, Farmers, and Hunters Feeding the Hungry, National Wildlife Federation Howe Peak/Deadman Sheep Endowment Fund, Jack Creek Preserve Foundation, the Bitterroot Elk Project, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation, American Wildlife Conservation Partners, Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Orion – The Hunters Institute, National Conservation Leadership Institute, National Bowhunter Education Foundation, U.S. Sportsmans Alliance, National Archery in the Schools program, Scholastic 3-D Archery. Mule Deer Foundation, Wyoming Male Mule Deer Study and Winter Range Study, and many others.

“Thank you for the opportunity to partner with such a great organization, said Skip Petersen, Director of Operations for Gearhead Archery. “Pope and Young has the future of archery at its forefront. I have been a Pope and Young member for almost twenty years and a measurer for fourteen. As a founding member of Gearhead Archery, I am so proud that we were able to partner with the Pope and Young Club. Here’s to the future of archery!”

“We are extremely proud to have Gearhead Archery join the ranks of the conservation-minded, pro-bowhunting companies that make up our Corporate Partner program,” said Rick Mowery, Communication/Marketing Manager for the Pope and Young Club. “Their willingness to support our bowhunting heritage, bowhunters, and the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation speaks volumes about their corporate character.”

For more information on Gearhead Archery, go towww.gearheadarchery.com

The Pope and Young Club is a non-profit North American conservation and bowhunting organization dedicated to the promotion and protection of bowhunting by striving to increase awareness and appreciation of bowhunting foundations, principles, and values. The Pope and Young Club is focused on Fair Chase hunting ethics that support the ethical pursuit of free-ranging, wild game animals without unfair advantage while promoting the conservation of both habitat and wildlife. The Club also maintains the universally recognized repository of records and statistics on North American big game animals harvested with a bow and arrow.

For more information on the Pope and Young Club, go to www.pope-young.org. Media contact Rick Mowery at rick@pope-young.org, Ph: 989.884.3800