Trade Show attendees have reported this week of organizations other than the Archery Trade Association pedaling hotel offers for the 2014 ATA Trade Show. These organizations have not been endorsed by the ATA nor are they partners of the ATA or its Trade Show. If you choose to book your hotel outside of the official ATA hotel block and/or if you choose to book your room through an organization other than the Nashville Housing Bureau, you will do this at your own risk.
Paralympic gold medalist and California native Jeff Fabry has been nominated for an ESPY Award in the "Best Male Athlete With a Disability" category. The ESPY's will be broadcast live on ESPN July 17 at 9 p.m. ET. Fabry, who shoots a compound bow and had a breathtaking rise to the podium in London after an equipment failure that nearly eliminated him from competition, is one of 11 Paralympians nominated for an ESPY this year.
Several premium sponsorships are still available for the 2014 ATA Trade Show in Nashville. Contact Kurt Weber, ATA director of marketing, to discuss available marketing opportunities, from providing your custom message or image on the key cards distributed at all of the hotels in the ATA Hotel Block to having your graphics and promotions front and center in all lounges both on the show floor and in the main hallway.
Oklahoma archery shop welcomes archers inspired by “The Hunger Games." Growing interest in archery has prompted Bill's Outdoor Sports to add a second store location featuring an archery range to accommodate youth programming after school.
Did You Know?
The ATA’s Archery and Bowhunting Summit attracts representatives from conservation organizations, the archery manufacturing and retailing industry, state and federal wildlife agencies, and school- and community-based youth archery programs.