Cabela’s to Host 2014 Archery Classic July 26-27

Cabela’s to Host 2014 Archery Classic July 26-27

It might be the middle of summer, but there is no time like the present to start getting ready for your fall hunting.  Cabela's knows this and is putting on a great event for all ages to come and enjoy.  Take a look and see what they had to say:

Cabela’s to Host 2014 Archery Classic July 26-27

Hoffman Estates, IL
Cabela’s Pro Staff Don Pickell, as well as pro staffer Jeremy Wood will be in Hoffman Estates to Share Knowledge with Customers During Free Educational Seminars

Hoffman Estates, IL  (July 15, 2014) – Cabela’s Chicagoland location will host its 2014 Archery Classic Saturday and Sunday, July 26-27 with several free educational opportunities and activities for families to enjoy.

Special guest Don Pickell (left) will be at the store both days from 10-3 p.m. and will also host a “Harvesting a Heart Stopper” seminar each day at 12 p.m. A successful approach to deer hunting for the archery season and provide attendees with many great tips to use this deer season. The seminar is completely free and serves as a great way for customers of any experience level to learn from a pro.

Meanwhile, a newcomer to Cabela’s, but veteran seminar speaker and on behalf of Ozonics and Bear Archery Jeremy Woods (right) will be in attendance Saturday and Sunday to present two seminars on both “Ozonics” scent control and the “Skills and Drills for Bowhunting”. Having very well-received seminars at Cabela’s Hoffman Estates events, Woods’ sessions are great for those just starting out, or any experienced hunter looking to further their knowledge.

In addition, the Archery Academy will be set up outside the front of the store with a beginner’s archery range on Saturday and Sunday, July 26 and 27, at 11am (weather permitting). All ages are welcome to take a shot with a bow and arrow at a target with a parent or legal guardian’s consent and completion of liability waiver.

An annual event at Cabela’s stores across the country, the Archery Classic event kicks off a two-week ad that runs from July 24-August 3. Free seminars are featured all weekend (schedule below), while vendor representatives and experts from many of the brands Cabela’s offers will be on hand to share knowledge and tips with bowhunting enthusiasts.

Customers are also invited to enter for a chance to win a deer hunt for two with included $2,000 shopping spree, courtesy of Cabela’s Outdoor Adventures. The entry box will be stationed at the optics counter across from the Archery department for the duration of the Archery Classic ad.

Weekend Activity Schedule

 

Saturday, July 26

11a.m.             Beginners Archery Range (weather permitting)

11 a.m.            Eliminating Scent in the Woods with Jeremy Woods

12 p.m.            Harvesting a Heart Stopper with Don Pickell

1 p.m.              Crossbows

1 p.m.              Skills and Drills for Bowhunting with Jeremy Woods            (weather permitting)

2 p.m.              Trail Cameras 101

 

Sunday, July 27

11a.m.             Beginners Archery Range (weather permitting)

12 p.m.           Harvesting a Heart Stopper with Don Pickell

1 p.m.              Deer Calling

1 p.m.              Skills and Drills for Bowhunting with Jeremy Woods            (weather permitting)

2 p.m.             Accessories, Arrows, Broad Heads and more!

 

Cory Yarmuth
Legend Outdoors

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