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What Industry Leaders Are Saying About The Pope & Young Club
Curt Wells, Editor Bowhunter Magazine - "The Pope & Young Club is the premiere, no, the only bowhunting organization that is working tirelessly to protect and preserve bowhunting. There are no longer any excuses for not supporting Pope & Young. If you aren't a member, you should seriously consider signing on."

Jon Syverson, Executive Vice President of FeraDyne Outdoors - “We are extremely proud to partner with an organization that has always focused on conservation as well as establishing and maintaining the highest standards for ethical bowhunting.  Our commitment to Pope & Young echoes our commitment to the sport of bowhunting and the conservation efforts that keep bowhunting traditions alive, strong and available for many future generations."

Rob Kaufhold, President of Lancaster Archery Supply - Lancaster Archery Supply is proud to continue our partnership with the Pope and Young Club as they increase their impact on the positive image of fair chase bow hunting and the future of our sport.  We are happy to have LAS’s very own Chris Scott working to become an official Pope and Young Club measurer to assist bow hunters in our area.  We are grateful for all the great things that the Pope and Young Club has done in the past and are looking forward to working with them in future initiatives.”

Scott Sterling, Vice President of Wild TV - We are pleased to continue our relationship with the Pope & Young Club.  It has proven to be a very successful union for both parties with the commitment to prioritizing conservation. I'm looking forward to many more years of working together protecting our bowhunting heritage and educating the next generation."

Johnathan Karch, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for 3Rivers Archery - The values of the Pope & Young Club tie in very closely with the values of 3Rivers Archery.  We strongly support the promotion of bowhunting and the ethics of fair chase.  Partnering with the Pope & Young Club to protect & defend bowhunting is something all of us here at 3Rivers Archery are very happy to be a part of.”

Keith Dvoroznak, President, RipCord Technologies– “At Ripcord we are honored to become a Corporate Partner to support the continued growth of this prestigious organization.”

Jason Hairston, KUIU Founder - "The Pope and Young Club’s commitment to ensure bowhunting’s existence for future generations is exactly why this relationship is a natural fit for KUIU.  We are excited to be a part of such a great organization that has done so much to protect our rich bowhunting heritage and values.  As a company committed to integrity in all aspects of our business, KUIU is thrilled to continue our affiliation with The Pope & Young Club.  Their commitment to ethical hunting, conservation, and accuracy of reporting is a perfect match for KUIU's philosophy of transparency-driven product development."

Brendan Burns, KUIU Director of Conservation - “We are pleased to continue our support and relationship with the Pope and Young Club and its incredible members. As the longest standing archery hunting organization in existence, the Pope and Young Club has set the bar for conservation, ethical hunting practices, and the historical documentation of the rich history of Bowhunting.” 

Randy Walk, Hoyt President - “At Hoyt, bowhunting is a way of life. Since 1931 we have been engineering and building archery equipment for passionate bowhunters across the globe. This equipment has been used by old and young alike to forge some of life’s fondest memories and most impactful lessons in the great outdoors. You would be hard-pressed to find a more passionate and connected group of individuals than that of bowhunters. Since 1961, the Pope & Young Club has worked tirelessly to ensure the future of ethical, fair chase bowhunting for all bowhunters. This dedicated mission has benefited past, present and future bowhunters. Hoyt is proud to support the Pope & Young Club and their mission, and look forward to working with them together ensuring that the traditions, heritage and priceless memories and lessons forged with a bow and arrow in hand are protected and passed down for generations to come.”

The Burt Coyote Co.  - “The Burt Coyote Co., manufacturer of the “Lumenok” is pleased to continue our partnership with a club that has always put fair-chase first, and honored the animals gracing the pages of its record books since 1961. As the Pope and Young Club embraces the future of bowhunting, we hope that each member will embrace our often-used tag line, “Always Know Where Your Arrow Goes with Lumenok.” Make the Future Bright, Light ‘Em UP!”

Jonathan Hart, Founder of SITKA Gear "As bowhunters, we seek a simpler way, a way that embraces tradition, heritage, adventure, and conservation. It’s these values that SITKA Gear appreciates and the reason we support the Pope and Young Club. Thank you to everyone at the Pope and Young Club for protecting the legacy and encouraging fair chase and ethical bowhunting."

Scott Bakken, Director of Sales and Marketing at HHA Sports - “HHA Sports is privileged to be partnering with Pope & Young Club.  As stewards of the land, it is our responsibility as outdoors people to increase awareness and promote hunting in a positive manner.  Pope and Young Club’s reputation of promoting fair chase hunting and preserving the heritage of bowhunting will ensure there are opportunities for generations to come.  HHA is proud of what Pope and Young has accomplished and is honored to be partnering with such a great organization.”

Rocco Verelli, Owner of Sayersbrook Bison Ranch - "Sayersbrook Bison is pleased to announce our support of the Pope & Young Club. As an ethical and responsible bowhunter, lifetime P&Y member and owner of Sayersbrook Bison, I have a strong commitment to wildlife conservation and I greatly value the work that the Pope and Young Club does to promote and protect the heritage of bowhunting in North America. They have worked tirelessly to defend and protect North America's rich bowhunting heritage and values," added Verelli. "I Greatly value the work they do to promote and protect fair chase and ethical bowhunting for future generations, and I am thrilled to be a part of such a great organization."

Jim Winjum, President and founder of Kenetrek Boots - "Kenetrek is happy to partner with the prestigious Pope and Young club – the primary bowhunting organization dedicated to protecting and preserving the bowhunting sport we all love so much.  We look forward to working with Pope and Young for many years to come.”

David Bloch, President and Founder of Outdoor Edge Cutlery Corp. - “Outdoor Edge is proud to join the elite group of companies that support the conservation efforts of the Pope and Young Club. We commend P&Y for all that they do to ensure a promising future for our sport and for our hunting heritage for all the generations to come.”

Jeff Sposito, Stone Glacier President/CEO - "Stone Glacier is proud to add the Pope & Young Club to the portfolio of conservation organizations we support.  It has long been a goal of ours to leverage our business to make a deeper impact on wildlife conservation and the hunting community.  As a certified member of 2% for Conservation, it is important for us to expand our reach within the conservation community as our business grows and the Pope & Young Club’s long distinguished history of protecting bowhunting is an easy fit."

Phillip Kirsch, Kirsch Hunting Founder & President - “Through the years of getting to know the Pope and Young Club, we witnessed the importance of being part of this organization. Through fair chase and ethical bowhunting, this dedicated organization of genuine individuals is sustaining wilderness opportunities for future generations.  Living the outdoor adventures, and preserving our valuable natural resources, the same values pushing the KIRSCH team to go to work every day, make our partnership
with the Pope and Young Club very rewarding.”

Skip Petersen, Director of Operations for Gearhead Archery - "Pope and Young has the future of archery at its forefront. I have been a Pope and Young member for almost twenty years and a measurer for fourteen. As a founding member of Gearhead Archery, I am so proud that we were able to partner with the Pope and Young Club. Here's to the future of archery!"

Bryan Laurel, Owner of State Wraps - “Connecting with like-minded companies and individual members of the Pope and Young Club is an honor and privilege that strengthens our whole community. As a new company, State Wraps is excited to learn how we can better serve the industry and add value to the important work being done by bowhunting organizations across the United States.”
 
Brandon Waddell, Owner of Mountain Archery Festival - "I've always had a place for Pope & Young in my heart, and now I'm able to give back to the Club that has instilled strong hunting values into my life. Now it’s time to pass these on to the future of Archery. I’m grateful for the partnership!”

Bill Neff, YETI® V.P. of Global Consumer Marketing - "The Pope and Young Club is on the forefront of the movement to support bowhunters in their pursuits. As our brand strives to protect habitat, provide access to hunters, and educate the public on hunting ethics and stewardship, we couldn't think of a better partner than the Pope and Young Club."

Curt HeadingtonV.P. Xpedition Archery - “Xpedition Archery is excited to continue our partnership with the P&Y Club.  The tradition of fair chase, ethical bow hunting is at their core and ours.  We believe strong partnerships with conservation-based organizations, like Pope & Young, will protect and enhance our bow hunting heritage.  We applaud the efforts put forth by the P&Y club and look forward to continuing our partnership for years to come.”

"I've always had a place for Pope & Young in my heart, and now I'm able to give back to the Club that has instilled strong hunting values into my life. Now it’s time to pass these on to the future of Archery. I’m grateful for the partnership!"
Brandon Waddell, Owner of Mountain Archery Festival
"Connecting with like-minded companies and individual members of the Pope and Young Club is an honor and privilege that strengthens our whole community. As a new company, State Wraps is excited to learn how we can better serve the industry and add value to the important work being done by bowhunting organizations across the United States."
Bryan Laurel, Owner of State Wraps
"Pope and Young has the future of archery at its forefront. I have been a Pope and Young member for almost twenty years and a measurer for fourteen. As a founding member of Gearhead Archery, I am so proud that we were able to partner with the Pope and Young Club. Here's to the future of archery!"
Skip Petersen, Director of Operations for Gearhead Archery
"Through the years of getting to know the Pope and Young Club, we witnessed the importance of being part of this organization. Through fair chase and ethical bowhunting, this dedicated organization of genuine individuals is sustaining wilderness opportunities for future generations. Living the outdoor adventures, and preserving our valuable natural resources, the same values pushing the KIRSCH team to go to work every day, make our partnership with the Pope and Young Club very rewarding."
Phillip Kirsch, Kirsch Hunting Founder & President
"Stone Glacier is proud to add the Pope & Young Club to the portfolio of conservation organizations we support. It has long been a goal of ours to leverage our business to make a deeper impact on wildlife conservation and the hunting community. As a certified member of 2% for Conservation, it is important for us to expand our reach within the conservation community as our business grows and the Pope & Young Club’s long distinguished history of protecting bowhunting is an easy fit."
Jeff Sposito, Stone Glacier President/CEO
"Outdoor Edge is proud to join the elite group of companies that support the conservation efforts of the Pope and Young Club. We commend P&Y for all that they do to ensure a promising future for our sport and for our hunting heritage for all the generations to come."
David Bloch, President and Founder of Outdoor Edge Cutlery Corp.
"Sayersbrook Bison is pleased to announce our support of the Pope & Young Club. As an ethical and responsible bowhunter, lifetime P&Y member and owner of Sayersbrook Bison, I have a strong commitment to wildlife conservation and I greatly value the work that the Pope and Young Club does to promote and protect the heritage of bowhunting in North America. They have worked tirelessly to defend and protect North America's rich bowhunting heritage and values. I Greatly value the work they do to promote and protect fair chase and ethical bowhunting for future generations, and I am thrilled to be a part of such a great organization."
Rocco Verelli, Owner of Sayersbrook Bison Ranc
""Kenetrek is happy to partner with the prestigious Pope and Young club – the primary bowhunting organization dedicated to protecting and preserving the bowhunting sport we all love so much. We look forward to working with Pope and Young for many years to come.”"
Jim Winjum, President and founder of Kenetrek Boots
"HHA Sports is proud and honored to be continuing and growing our partnership with the Pope & Young Club. After attending the Biennial Convention, we witnessed first-hand the efforts put forth by the Club to promote conservation and ethical hunting practices as well as preserve the heritage of bowhunting. The Pope & Young Club is the history of bowhunting, and the money they raise through their Corporate Partner Program and other initiatives help protect and grow the sport of archery and bowhunting. HHA Sports could not be happier to align themselves with such a great organization. "
Scott Bakken, Director of Sales and Marketing for HHA Sports, Inc.
"The Pope and Young Club is on the forefront of the movement to support bowhunters in their pursuits. As our brand strives to protect habitat, provide access to hunters and educate the public on hunting ethics and stewardship, we couldn't think of a better partner than the Pope and Young Club."
Bill Neff, YETI® V.P. of Global Consumer Marketing
"3Rivers Archery is thrilled to continue our support of the Pope & Young Club. P&Y is a great organization working to bring bowhunters together, while taking great strides in support of conservation efforts. P&Y is also the leading force in promoting fair-chase bowhunting."
Johnathan Karch, Vice-President of Sales and Marketing for 3Rivers Archery
"At Hoyt, bowhunting is a way of life. Since 1931 we have been engineering and building archery equipment for passionate bowhunters across the globe. This equipment has been used by old and young alike to forge some of life’s fondest memories and most impactful lessons in the great outdoors. You would be hard-pressed to find a more passionate and connected group of individuals than that of bowhunters. Since 1961, the Pope & Young Club has worked tirelessly to ensure the future of ethical, fair chase bowhunting for all bowhunters. This dedicated mission has benefited past, present and future bowhunters. Hoyt is proud to support the Pope & Young Club and their mission, and look forward to working with them together ensuring that the traditions, heritage and priceless memories and lessons forged with a bow and arrow in hand are protected and passed down for generations to come. "
Randy Walk, Hoyt Archery, President
"Lumenok is thrilled to be partnered with the Pope and Young Club. Their commitment to protecting the future of bowhunting and promoting the conservation of habitat and wildlife is unparalleled and we, at Lumenok, are proud to be a part of that."
Curtis Price, President of the Burt Coyote Co., Inc.
"Xpedition Archery is excited to continue our partnership with the P&Y Club. The tradition of fair chase, ethical bow hunting is at their core and ours. We believe strong partnerships with conservation-based organizations, like Pope & Young, will protect and enhance our bow hunting heritage. We applaud the efforts put forth by the P&Y club and look forward to continuing our partnership for years to come."
Curt Headington, V.P. Xpedition Archery
"The Pope and Young Club’s commitment to ensuring bowhunting’s existence for future generations is exactly why this relationship is a natural fit for KUIU. We are excited to be a part of such a great organization that has done so much to protect our rich bowhunting heritage and values. As a company, KUIU is thrilled to continue our affiliation with The Pope & Young Club. Their commitment to ethical hunting, conservation, and accuracy of reporting is a perfect match for KUIU's philosophy of transparency-driven product development."
KUIU Founder Jason Hairston.
"We are pleased to continue our relationship with the Pope & Young Club. It has proven to be a very successful union for both parties with the commitment to prioritizing conservation. I'm looking forward too many more years of working together protecting our bowhunting heritage and educating the next generation. "
Scott Sterling, Vice President of Wild TV
"Lancaster Archery Supply is proud to continue our partnership with the Pope and Young Club as they increase their impact on the positive image of fair chase bow hunting and the future of our sport. We are happy to have LAS’s very own Chris Scott working to become an official Pope and Young Club measurer to assist bow hunters in our area. We are grateful for all the great things that the Pope and Young Club has done in the past and are looking forward to working with them in future initiatives."
Rob Kaufhold, President of Lancaster Archery Supply
"We are extremely proud to partner with an organization that has always focused on conservation as well as establishing and maintaining the highest standards for ethical bowhunting. Our commitment to Pope & Young echoes our commitment to the sport of bowhunting and the conservation efforts that keep bowhunting traditions alive, strong and available for many future generations."
Jon Syverson, Chief Commercial Officer of FeraDyne Outdoors
"The Pope & Young Club is the premiere, no, the only bowhunting organization that is working tirelessly to protect and preserve bowhunting. There are no longer any excuses for not supporting Pope & Young. If you aren't a member, you should seriously consider signing on."
Curt Wells, Editor Bowhunter Magazine
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"The Pope & Young Club is the premiere, no, the only bowhunting organization that is working tirelessly to protect and preserve bowhunting. There are no longer any excuses for not supporting Pope & Young. If you aren't a member, you should seriously consider signing on."
Curt Wells, Editor Bowhunter Magazine
"The Pope and Young Club is on the forefront of the movement to support bowhunters in their pursuits. As our brand strives to protect habitat, provide access to hunters and educate the public on hunting ethics and stewardship, we couldn't think of a better partner than the Pope and Young Club."
Bill Neff, YETI® V.P. of Global Consumer Marketing
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