PRO KAYAK ANGLER DREW GREGORY RETURNS HOME AS A FEATURED SPEAKER AT ATLANTA BOAT SHOW THIS WEEKEND

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PRO KAYAK ANGLER DREW GREGORY RETURNS HOME AS A FEATURED SPEAKER AT ATLANTA BOAT SHOW THIS WEEKEND

ATLANTA: January 5, 2012 – Professional kayak angler pioneer and Atlanta native Drew Gregory will be returning home to deliver a seminar at the Atlanta Boat Show, held Jan. 12-15 at the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta. Gregory will be attending Saturday, Jan. 14 and Sunday Jan. 15. Additionally, Gregory will showcase his signature series kayak the Coosa, the increasingly popular kayak fishing boat he helped design.  Gregory will be appearing on behalf of his sponsor Jackson Kayak and Outside World and can be found at booth numbers F 68 and F 68A.

On Saturday, Jan. 14 at 2:30 p.m., Gregory will lead a seminar titled “Introduction to Kayak Fishing” and share his expertise and insight on how to get into the sport safely and effectively.  The tips he’ll share will be useful to those who fish for any species of fish, in any location and in any environment.

Gregory will also be displaying his two newest kayaks – ‘Cuda and Big Tuna (Jackson Kayak) for the first time since their recent completion, demonstrating the versatility and practicality of the two fishing boats scheduled to be released this year.  More information on the Atlanta Boat Show can be found at http://www.atlantaboatshow.com/.

About Drew Gregory: Drew Gregory, known as “BasserDrew” to many, is a professional kayak angler and an expert in bass fishing America’s rivers and creeks, and has logged more than 750 trips worldwide.  Drew hails from Atlanta, Ga., and currently resides in Charlotte, N.C.  He has been river fishing since he could handle a rod and reel, but for the past nine years has been pioneering the sport of kayak fishing in freshwater rivers. Standing up and fishing out of his signature series kayak, The Jackson Kayak Coosa, for smallmouth, largemouth and shoal bass is his passion. Visit www.DrewGregory.com for more information.

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