MINNEAPOLIS – FLW announced today that Typhoon® Polarized Optics will return as an associate sponsor of the world’s premier tournament-fishing organization for the 2013 season. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Typhoon Optics are a mainstay on the FLW Tour with top names such as J.T. Kenney, Scott Suggs, Ron Shuffield, Scott Canterbury and Chad Grigsby sporting the eyewear. As part of the sponsorship agreement, Typhoon Optics will receive exposure across all of FLW’s platforms, including its tournaments and Expos, multiple websites and FLW Bass Fishing magazine.
In 2013 all FLW Tour anglers will have yet another way to dramatically increase their tournament winnings, thanks to Typhoon’s “Wear It to Win It” pro program. The top three finishers (pros and co-anglers) of each tournament will be eligible to win. First-place pros can win the program’s top cash prize of $2,000. First-place co-anglers can win the program’s top cash prize of $1,000
The California-based optics manufacturer offers a selection of 20 different styles of polarized sunglasses that filter out 99.9% of reflected glare and enhance your vision while driving, fishing or boating. Each style is backed by a full lifetime warranty that ensures that Typhoon polarized sunglasses will be the last pair that you ever have to purchase.
FLW is the industry’s premier tournament-fishing organization, providing anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to compete for millions in prize money nationwide in 2013 over the course of 220 tournaments across five tournament circuits, four of which provide an avenue to the sport’s richest payday and most coveted championship trophy – the Forrest Wood Cup. FLW tournament fishing can be seen on the Emmy-nominated “FLW” television show and is broadcast to more than 559 million households worldwide, making it the most widely distributed weekly outdoors-sports television show in the world. FLW is committed to providing a lifestyle experience that is the “Best in Fishing, On and Off the Water.” For more information about FLW visit FLWOutdoors.com and look for FLW on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and YouTube.
About Typhoon® Polarized Optics
Typhoon® Polarized Optics sunglasses are available in three different Aquaview® lens transmissions: Copper Rose, Horizon Grey and Sunset Brown. Typhoon® sunglasses are currently available in 20 different styles and are all backed by a full lifetime warranty. Typhoon® also has several sunglass models that are available to use with prescription lenses. Typhoons® retail between $59.99 and $69.99 and include a floating optical case and protective microfiber bag that doubles as a cleaning cloth. For more information on the complete line of Typhoon® Polarized Optics and to find your local authorized dealer, visit typhoon.com.