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The Pope and Young Club Supports The Boone & Crockett Club Conservation Education Program | 9/15/2017
Getting our youth involved in bowhunting and educated about the role bowhunters play in conservation is one of the highest priorities of the Pope and Young Club's Conservation Program. - Merritt Compton... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Continues Support For The National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI) | 9/8/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce their continued support for the National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI) through the Club's Conservation, Education and Outreach fund.... »
 

KUIU Continues Support For the Pope and Young Club | 9/7/2017
KUIU continues to show their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair-chase ethics. ... »
 

Lumenok Continues Support For the Pope and Young Club | 9/1/2017
Lumenok continues to show their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair-chase ethics. ... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Provides Support For U of W Mountain Sheep Research Project | 8/31/2017
The goal of this project is to validate the relevancy of trophy records as indicators of biological trends and provide valuable information to managers and state biologists that will help promote healthy North American sheep populations.... »
 

Hoyt Archery Continues Support For the Pope and Young Club | 8/22/2017
Hoyt continues their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair-chase ethics. ... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Supports the | 8/17/2017
This essential program aims to deliver the message of bear avoidance, wildlife safety and bear spray educational training to hunters, fishermen, hunter education classes, youth groups, schools and local communities.... »
 

Wilderness Athlete Renews Support For The Pope and Young Club | 8/10/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of Wilderness Athlete through our Corporate Partner Program.... »
 

The Pope & Young Club Announces Conservation Hunt Winners | 7/31/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 Pope and Young Club Conservation Hunt-Drawing. Funds raised go to the Pope and Young Club’s Conservation, Education and Outreach programs.... »
 

Sitka Gear Continues Support For The Pope and Young Club | 7/27/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of Sitka Gear. Sitka has continued their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair chase ethics.... »
 

Lancaster Archery Supply Renews Support For The Pope and Young Club | 7/18/2017
The Pope & Young Club is proud to announce that Lancaster Archery Supply has renewed their support through our Corporate Partner Program. Lancaster has continued their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection and defense of...... »
 

Dirk Dieterich wins "Limited Edition P&Y" take-down recurve bow from Bear Archery | 7/13/2017
Dirk Dieterich of Colorado Springs, Colorado, won this incredible, 1 of 2, limited edition Bear recurve bow during the Pope and Young Club's 30th Biennial convention held in St. Louis, Missouri this past April.... »
 

Bear Archery Renews Support For The Pope and Young Club | 7/12/2017
The Pope and Young Club is very proud to announce that Bear Archery has renewed support for the Club through our Corporate Partner Program.... »
 

FeraDyne Outdoors Renews Support For The Pope and Young Club | 6/27/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of FeraDyne Outdoors through the Club's Corporate Partners Program.... »
 

Zeiss Sports Optics Continues Support For The Pope and Young Club | 6/13/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of Zeiss Sports Optics through their Corporate Partner Program.... »
 

3Rivers Archery Renews Support For The Pope and Young Club | 6/6/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of 3Rivers Archery through their Corporate Partner Program.... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Appoints Dallas Smith To Board Of Directors | 5/30/2017
Dallas, a 20 year member and measurer for 15 years, will be filling the seat vacated by Jay St. Charles who recently resigned to attend to family health concerns.... »
 

Win The Hunt Of A Lifetime in the Pope And Young Club 2017 Conservation Hunt-Drawing | 5/19/2017
The Pope and Young Club is offering two exciting hunting adventures as part of the 2017 Pope and Young Club Conservation Hunt-Drawing. You could win the hunt of a lifetime while supporting the sport of bowhunting and our wonderful wildlife resources.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Releases 8th Edition Of The All-Time Record Book | 5/18/2017
Bowhunting Big Game Records of North America is a book of bowhunting's history and remarkable success story. The 8th Edition of the All-Time Record Book is a "must-have" for any bowhunter's personal library.... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Presents The 2017 Lee Gladfelter Award To Missouri Conservation Officer, Kevin Eulinger | 5/16/2017
The Pope and Young Club proudly announces the presentation of the Lee Gladfelter Memorial Award for exceptional wildlife professional to Kevin Eulinger, a Conservation Agent from the State of Missouri. ... »
 

The Pope And Young Club presents the 2017 Stewardship Award to the Christian Hunters Of America | 5/12/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce Christian Hunters of America as the recipient of the 2017 Stewardship Award. The Stewardship Award is given to a bowhunter or bowhunting organization that, by their actions, has conveyed...... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Names Eli Randall As New Director Of Records | 5/5/2017
The Pope and Young Club has named Eli Randall of Chicago, Illinois as the new Director Of Records. Eli's responsibilities will be to ensure the accuracy and integrity of the Club's national record-scoring system.... »
 

Jennie Richardson and Scholastic 3-D Archery Program Receives 2017 Pope And Young Club Conservation Award | 4/30/2017
By bringing the target archery, bowhunting and conservation communities together, Scholastic 3-D Archery is bridging the gap to create a new future for archery.... »
 

Steve Felix's Newly Crowned World Record Typical American Elk Receives Coveted Ishi Award | 4/25/2017
Steve Felix of Seeley Lake, Montana has been awarded the coveted Pope and Young Club’s Ishi' Award. This is the highest honor the Pope and Young Club can bestow upon a bowhunter. ... »
 

New World Record Animals And Historic Moments Highlighted The Pope And Young Club 30th Biennial Convention | 4/18/2017
A stunning location, informative seminars, breath-taking mounts, new World Records and historic moments were the hallmarks for this P&Y gathering.... »
 

Pope And Young Club Names New World Record Typical Mule Deer During First-Ever Special Panel | 4/13/2017
Pope and Young Club Records Chairman, Ed Fanchin, called for the Special Panel to measure a potential World Record typical mule deer taken by Frank Cheeney of Pioche, Nevada in August of 2016. ... »
 

Public-Land Transfer Spells Trouble For Sportsmen | 2/21/2017
Most sportsmen are aware of it by now — our federally protected public lands are in serious jeopardy as politicians push for legislation to transfer these lands into the hands of individual states.... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Announces A Potential New World's Record Desert Bighorn | 2/14/2017
On November 21, 2016, Tony Loop of Appling, Georgia closed within 30 yards above the largest ram he had ever seen. The time seemed to stand still. Finally, the arrow found its mark... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Announces A Potential New World's Record American Elk | 2/10/2017
This American elk has an initial entry score that could surpass the existing World's Record by over 17 inches.... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Announces A Potential New World's Record Non-Typical Coues Deer | 1/27/2017
Terry Edwards' Coues deer has an initial entry score that could shatter the existing Non-Typical Coues deer World's Record. Its initial entry score of 141 5/8 is still subject to Panel Judging verification.... »
 

Pope and Young Club Appoints Merritt Compton as New Conservation Chair | 12/1/2016
Merritt Compton of Trumansburg, New York, has been named Conservation Chairman of the Pope and Young Club. Merritt succeeds Denny Ballard as the Pope and Young Club’s Conservation Chairman.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Offers Free Outdoor Edge Outfitter Pack With New Lifetime Memberships | 10/25/2016
The Pope and Young Club offers a free Outfitter Pack from Outdoor Edge with every new Lifetime Membership.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Offers Sitka Jetstream Vest With Donation To The Pope And Young Club Trust Fund | 9/16/2016
The Pope and Young Club offers a free customized Sitka Jetstream Vest with a tax deductible donation of $250 or more to the Pope and Young Club Trust Fund.... »
 

Glenn Hisey Retires From The Pope and Young Club After 35 Years | 8/3/2016
On April 4, 2016, Glenn Hisey retired from his positions of Executive Secretary and Director of Records for the Pope and Young Club. Glenn has served the Pope and Young Club in various capacities since he became an Official Measurer in 1981.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club To Offer FREE Outdoor Edge Razor-Lite Knife For All 4-year General And Supporting Memberships | 8/3/2016
The $150, 4-year Membership with the Pope and Young Club is a fundamental demonstration of support for the protection of our bowhunting heritage and the promotion of ethical, fair-chase bowhunting.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Continues Support for National Bowhunter Education Foundation (NBEF) projects | 5/6/2016
The Pope and Young Club Conservation, Education and Outreach fund recently awarded a grant to the National Bowhunter Education Foundation (NBEF). The grant will be used to develop Field Day Signage Kits that assist with instructor training and... »
 

The Pope and Young Club continues support of the Jack Creek Preserve Foundation | 5/6/2016
The Pope and Young Club was instrumental in funding the construction of The Jack Creek Preserve Outdoor Education Center, which now serves as the educational nucleus of the preserve’s activities. More recently, the Pope and Young Club helped fund... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Approves Gross Score as Supplemental Data | 3/25/2016
Earlier this year, a group of Pope and Young members filed a petition to add gross score to the Club's Records Program as supplemental data. The petition had the required 10-percent membership support, which forced an official vote on the rule.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Helps Fund the National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI) | 3/25/2016
The Pope and Young Club Conservation, Education and Outreach fund has awarded a grant to the National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI). The grant will help support the mission and continued success of NCLI. ... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Renews Support For The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation | 2/23/2016
For over a decade the Pope and Young Club has supported the mission and legislative efforts of The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation on behalf of bowhunters and Pope and Young Club members. ... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Helps Fund New Chapters of Farmers And Hunters Feeding the Hungry (FHFH) | 2/22/2016
The Pope and Young Club Conservation, Education and Outreach fund has awarded a grant to Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry (FHFH). The grant will fund the startup of 5 new FHFH chapters with materials and processing.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Announces Potential New World's Record Shiras Moose | 2/15/2016
In the early afternoon of October 8th, 2015, Bobby Hebert of Golden, Colorado, found himself a mere 9 yards away from an incredible Shiras bull moose.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club helps protect bighorn sheep | 1/27/2016
The Pope and Young Club Conservation, Education and Outreach Fund awarded a grant to National Wildlife Federations Howe Peak and Deadman Domestic Sheep Allotment Retirements.... »
 

Discount for active-duty members of the U.S. armed services | 11/10/2015
To show our support for the brave servicemen and women serving our nation, the Pope & Young Club proudly announces a discounted membership for all active-duty and National Guard members of the U.S. armed services.... »
 

One of the most influential bowhunters of our time passes into legend. | 10/6/2015
There will be a memorial service for Jim Dougherty at 10am on October 16th at the LDS chapel at 12142 E. 7th, Tulsa, Ok.... »
 

Legandary bowhunter, Jim Dougherty passes away | 10/2/2015
It is with heavy hearts, that we say goodbye to a bowhunting legend. Pope & Young Clubs Past President, Jim Dougherty, passed away on September 21, 2015. Our deepest sympathies to his wife, Sue, all of his family, and friends.... »
 

Pope & Young introduces the First Edition of Bowhunting Records of Velvet North American Big Game | 9/2/2015
The Pope & Young Club has published the very first Bowhunting Records of Velvet North American Big Game. Published in 2015, this book contains all velvet entered animals prior to January 1, 2015.... »
 

The Pope & Young Club provides whitetail statistical summary to all state Fish & Game departments | 8/28/2015
The Pope & Young Club recently sent a complimentary copy of the Bowhunting Records of North American Whitetail Deer, 4th Edition and the 29th Recording Period Statistical Summary to all state Fish & Game departments across the United States.... »
 

The Pope & Young Club announces S3DA/P&Y Clear Path initiative | 8/13/2015
The S3DA/P&Y Clear Path Initiative is a combined effort between Scholastic 3D Archery and The Pope & Young Club to help students and their family members transition from introductory archery to a lifetime of ethical, Fair Chase bowhunting.... »
 

Pope & Young Club Position Statement on Captive Cervids | 10/10/2014
In April of 2014, the Pope & Young Club released their position statement on captive cervids in response to a story written by Ryan Sabalow and published by the Indianapolis Star.... »
 

Lighted Nocks will be Acceptable | 5/23/2014
Lighted Nocks will be Acceptable... »
 

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POPE & YOUNG CLUB NEWS | View All

 The Pope and Young Club Supports The Boone & Crockett Club Conservation Education Program
Getting our youth involved in bowhunting and educated about the role bowhunters play in conservation is one of the highest priorities of the Pope and Young Club's Conservation Program. - Merritt Compton
9/15/2017... »

 The Pope and Young Club Continues Support For The National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI)
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce their continued support for the National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI) through the Club's Conservation, Education and Outreach fund.
9/8/2017... »

 KUIU Continues Support For the Pope and Young Club
KUIU continues to show their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair-chase ethics.
9/7/2017... »

 Lumenok Continues Support For the Pope and Young Club
Lumenok continues to show their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair-chase ethics.
9/1/2017... »
PHOTO-OF-THE-WEEK | View All
Hillary K. Kigar
Bass Lake, ONT
8/31/2017 - 9/6/2017



Testimonials | View All
"Sportsman's Guide is proud to partner with The Pope & Young Club in its ongoing efforts to ensure the future of archery and bowhunting, we are strong advocates of their conservation mission, which helps promote wildlife conservation and secure the heritage of bowhunting for future generations."
Matt Sullivan, VP of Marketing for Sportsmans Guide
"Conservation and preserving the tradition of bowhunting is so important to Mathews and those who choose Mathews on their fair chase hunts. Weve always supported the Pope and Young Clubs effort to ensure our heritage continues for future generations and we are excited to formally recognize this support. We applaud the Pope and Young Club for standing up as advocates for the sport we all love so much."
Joel Maxfield, V.P. of Marketing at Mathews Archery

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