Pro Kayak Angler Drew Gregory to Unveil Two New Kayak Prototypes at the Outdoor Retailer Expo

WHAT:     Professional Kayak Angler Pioneer Drew Gregory will be appearing at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City presented by Outdoor Industry Association. Gregory will be promoting his River Bassin Tournament Trail, the largest paddle-powered fishing tournament trail in the world, as well as showcasing his signature series kayak the Coosa, the increasingly popular kayak fishing boat he helped design.  Gregory, who will be appearing on behalf of his sponsor Jackson Kayak, can be found at booth number 38127 throughout the show.            

Gregory will be unveiling his two new kayak prototypes the ‘Cuda and Big Tuna for the first time since their recent completion. He will also be hosting two seminars where he will demonstrate the versatility and practicality of these two new fishing kayaks that are scheduled to be released next year.

Gregory’s seminars will be held Friday, Aug. 5 at 2-2:30 PM and Sunday, Aug. 7 at 1-1:30 PM.

WHERE:     Salt Palace Convention Center, 100 South West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101.

WHEN:     Thursday, Aug. 4 – Saturday, Aug. 6, 9 AM – 6 PM.  Sunday, Aug. 7, 9 AM – 3 PM.

WHO:     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.  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.  Gregory has logged more than 700 river kayak fishing trips and is the co-founder of and the River Bassin Tournament Trail (  Visit for more.

CONTACT:     Jason Brown       770-402-5791                                    

                    Heather Thompson          404-604-2190