It may seem like good weather is far away, but that does not mean the fish aren’t biting. Kicking off March 24-26 is the 47th Bassmaster Classic at Lake Conroe, a 21,000-acre impoundment of the San Jacinto River in Montgomery, Texas. The Classic is more than just a fishing tournament as there is an outdoor expo at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas.
The expo covers everything going on in the outdoors world including automotive. DiabloSport, Edge Products, and Superchips will showcase a deep lineup of new application coverage, product lines, and apparel to influential bass fishing professionals and VIP retailers.
Looking to see the big one? Be sure to check out the weigh-ins held at Minute Maid Park, home of the Astros, each afternoon on March 24, 25 and 26.
“We’re excited to attend the 2017 GEICO Bassmaster Classic Outdoors Expo,”Jim McGinn, VP of Marketing for Powerteq said. “Our brands align extremely well with the thousands of anglers and consumers that attend this exciting event. DiabloSport, Edge Products, and Superchips offer an extensive line of performance upgrades for both gas and diesel truck owners looking to optimize shift patterns, fuel economy, and towing power.”
“Our employees have a passion for the outdoors and we’re thrilled to support an event that is not only a natural fit for the Powerteq family of brands, but also targets a large community of consumers, from across the country, that use our products daily,” McGinn continued. “The Bassmaster Classic will also be used as a launching pad for some exciting announcements we plan to make in Houston.”
The Expo is one of the main attractions of the Bassmaster Classic, which annually draws attendance in excess of 100,000 to its venues. It has grown into one of the largest fishing consumer shows in the country, and many manufacturers have chosen to introduce their new products for 2017 at the Expo. Fifty-two of the world’s best bass anglers, many of whom use the Powerteq brands as they tow across the country.