Chris Brackett, World Renowned Archer and Bowhunter, Signs with Martin Archery
Walla Walla, WA – January 31, 2014: Martin Archery announced today the signing of Chris Brackett to a multi-year contract. Effective immediately, Chris will exclusively shoot Martin Archery bows, including on his Outdoor Channel television shows “Fear No Evil” and “Arrow Affliction.” In addition, Chris will be licensing his Fear No Evil brand to Martin for use on their products.
“I was a free agent and vowed to take a hard look at all the bow companies out there and really understand who was behind them, what products they had in their line-up and most importantly, who had the most potential,” said Chris. “Martin was founded over 60 years ago by one of the greatest archers in history and they are an amazing and storied brand that we all know, our parents all know and our grandparents all know. When I heard they were looking for a new brand ambassador and wanted input from a blue collar, hard-working man who knows bows and how to make arrows dance, I knew that Martin was the company for me.”
“I couldn’t be more excited to announce the signing of Chris Brackett to the Martin Family,” said Rich Weatherford, Chief Executive Officer of Martin Archery. “Chris embodies the same values and direction that Martin Archery does. As an established brand known for quality, passion and innovation, we are excited to be able partner with Chris. It truly is a partnership as Chris values our ability to produce quality products and we value Chris’ ability to bring excitement and fun to the archery industry. Booyah!”
Chris Brackett is the creator, executive producer and host of the award-nominated “Fear No Evil” and award-winning “Arrow Affliction” shows on Outdoor Channel, America’s Leader in Outdoor TV. He is not only an ambassador within the archery community, but also in the broader public arena as he has been featured in media outlets, including CBS with Katie Couric, MSN, CNN, The New York Times, The Chicago Tribune and Spike TV, among others.
“In addition to being one of the best bowhunters and most accurate archers in the world, Chris represents what the Martin brand has become known for over the years,” said Martin Archery Director of Marketing Joseph Lok. “Martin is known for designing and manufacturing high quality bows that the everyman can shoot and grow with.”
“Martin definitely makes some top-of-the-line shooting machines that you or I can count on day in and day out, whether out in the hunting fields or on the competition line,” added Chris. “I urge you to go and shoot one of these bows and you will not be disappointed. I am proud to say I FEAR NO EVIL and I shoot MARTIN!”
In addition to shooting Martin Archery bows, Chris works with other sponsors including Mossy Oak, Scent-Lok, Muddy Outdoors, Lumenok, and Rage Broadheads.
ABOUT MARTIN ARCHERY
Founded in 1951 by half of fame archer, Gail Martin, Martin Archery is a manufacturer of compound and traditional bows as well as bow accessories based in Walla Walla, Washington. Martin’s line of compound bows is a mix of technology and value that allow everyone from a tournament archer to a weekend warrior to have the best equipment on the market. Damon Howatt bows (Martin’s traditional bow line) are carefully hand-crafted one at a time by our veteran bowyers in Walla Walla. For more information, visit www.martinarchery.com, like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MartinArchery or follow us on Instagram at www.instagram.com/Martin_Archery.