SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Oct. 13, 2011 – Fishhound.com, the world’s leading provider of real-time fishing reports, announced today a multi-year partnership with ArmyBassAnglers (ABA), a task force comprised of active duty and retired U.S. Military from all branches of service. The new partnership aims to arm our nation’s active & retired U.S. service men and woman with the most informative fishing reports and locations in and around military installations throughout the world.
ABA consists of 12 Pro Staff anglers, 208 Coalition Pro Staff anglers and hundreds of Task Force members, all of whom are active-duty or retired U.S. military from various branches of service. The group, which currently fishes Bass Champs, Oakley Big Bass Tour on the World Fishing Network, and numerous grass roots events, gained national prominence by piloting the ceremonial “launch boats” for the past three Bassmaster Classics. ABA members will also man the ceremonial “launch boats” for the upcoming PAA 2011 Toyota Texas Bass Classic on Lake Conroe. The organization focuses its efforts on helping other service members and raising national awareness for Returning Heroes Home, Heroes on the Water and Veteran Outdoors.
“Fishhound.com is honored to join forces with ArmyBassAnglers,” said Richard Marks, Fishhound’s CEO. “We are excited to be able to express our gratitude to those who serve in our nation’s Armed Forces and put themselves in harm’s way to protect our freedom and liberties. We believe our objectives align with those of ABA, and through our partnership, we hope to strengthen our commitment to this great organization and the brave men and women that devote so much to our country.”
“ArmyBassAnglers and the Coalition are extremely excited to join forces with Fishhound.com,” stated Cody Roberson, President & Founder of ArmyBassAnglers.
“Fishhound, with its vast collection of detailed fishing reports and unique information, is going to equip our staff and members with the latest and greatest G2 [Intelligence Reports] on the battlefield of fishing,” added Roberson. “The site will truly be a combat multiplier and a game changer as we prepare for upcoming tournaments. ArmyBassAnglers can’t wait to get this intelligence gathering information into the hands of every service member to be used in their respective AO [Area of Operations] as quickly as possible.”
As a special “Thank You” to the members of our Armed Forces for their sacrifice and service, Fishhound.com is offering any ABA Member a large discount on a “premium” site membership. By clicking on the following link and entering the promotion code: Army20, ABA members can register to receive a full year of the following Fishhound.com premium services and benefits for just $9.95 – a savings of $60:
- Free Fishhound T-Shirt
- Free fishing gear to test & keep
- Real-Time Fishing Reports
- Water Flow, Clarity and Temp
- Species Database
- Fly, Lure and Bait Database
- Free Mobile Apps
- Search for the Best Fishing
- Personal Dashboard
- HOT Fishing Reports
- Daily Catch Reports
- Premium Fishing Product/Service Discounts
Fishhound is the world’s leading provider of real-time fishing reports delivered directly to anglers by a pro staff of professional anglers, licensed guides and boat captains who are on the water every single day. Fishhound provides coverage on thousands of waters across North America and supplies reports that equip anglers with the decision-making tools necessary to help them determine where to go, when to go and what to throw, when they go fishing. A free Fishhound membership comes loaded with interactive maps, GPS coordinates, mobile apps, your own personal dashboard, catch log and more. Sign up for free at http://www.fishhound.com/registration. For more information on ArmyBassAnglers and the Coalition visit www.armybassanglers.com.