UPCOMING EVENT: Rayovac FLW Series - 2015 - Lake Erie

FLW announces January ‘FLW Member Giveaway’ promotion

FLW Member Giveaway

How would you like to win a Minn Kota 12-foot Talon mechanical shallow water anchor valued between $1,850 and $2,000? What about a $100 gift card from Castrol, a personalized Keystone Light fishing jersey valued at $100, or a one-year subscription to a personalized mapping tool from Lowrance Insight Genesis valued at $99? For the country music fans out there, any interest in a cd and t-shirt from artist Chris Janson or an autographed album and hat from artist Rodney Adkins? What about a Strike King bait-and-tackle package valued at $100, a Plano Guide Series tackle bag, a $100 gift pack from Typhoon sunglass or an $85 fishing package from Z-Man baits? How about some infant apparel from Evinrude, a Jif and Smuckers Natural Fruit Spreads prize pack, some Boat Bling cleaning products or a Folgers travel mug and coffee sampler pack? If the aforementioned prize packages have piqued your interest, and you're a member of FLW, you're in luck. Because starting Jan. 1, all FLW members will be able to participate in the latest monthly "FLW Member Giveaway" promotion - a free monthly drawing which will award thousands of dollars in valuable sponsor prizes exclusively to FLW members throughout the 2014 season. Taking advantage of the new and improved "FLW Member Giveaway" program is easy. Simply go to the "FLW Member Giveaway" page during each month's promotion, type in your FLW membership number and voila, you're entered to win. FLW members will be permitted to enter the monthly giveaway one time each and every day throughout the duration of the promotion. Then, at the end of the month, multiple FLW members will be randomly selected and awarded one of the promoted prizes. For more information, click here. January `Member Giveaway' highlights The following FLW sponsor prizes will be awarded during the January promotion: Minn Kota • (1) Minn Kota Talon Shallow Water Anchor. The 12-foot Talon shallow water anchor is valued between $1,850 and $2,000. In addition, the color and length of the shallow water anchor can be chosen by the individual winner of the FLW Member Giveaway. Castrol• (1) $100 Castrol gift card. The gift card can be used at the Castrol Store online at www.castrolstore.com. Keystone Light pro Chad Grigsby• (1) Personalized Keystone Light fishing jersey. Win your very own personalized Keystone Light jersey just like the pros wear. Retail value of this item is $100. Insight Genesis - Lowrance• (1) One-year subscription to Insight Genesis. Win a premium subscription to Lowrance's personalized mapping tool. The value of the subscription is $99. Chris Janson• (1) Chris Janson EP and t-shirt. Win a "Cut Me Some Slack" EP and t-shirt from country music artist Chris Janson. Rodney Atkins• (1) Rodney Adkins cd and hat. Win an autographed "Doing It Right" album and hat from country music artist Rodney Adkins. Strike King Lure Company• (1) Strike King bait-and-tackle package. The $100 gift package includes: (3) Strike King Jerkbaits 41/2-inch, 3/8-ounce (silver Tennessee shad; (3) Strike King Jerkbaits 41/2-inch, 3/8-ounce (sexy ghost minnow); (3) Strike King Jerkbaits 4¾-inch, 1/2-ounce (silver Tennessee shad); and (3) Strike King Jerkbaits 4 3/4 inch, 1/2-ounce (sexy ghost minnow). Plano• (1) Plano Guide Series tackle bag. Win a Plano 3700 Guide Series tackle bag with molded impact resistance, waterproof base and five utilities. Typhoon member giveaway package.• (1) Typhoon sunglasses - $100 gift package includes a pair of Typhoon sunglasses, sunglasses case, cap and t-shirt. Z-Man baits• (1) Z-Man fishing package. Gift pack includes: Z-Man t-shirt, hat, ChatterBait Elite, QuadZilla 4-arm spinnerbait, (2) packs of Scented LeechZ, (2) packs of Turbo C rawZ and (2) packs of DieZel MinnowZ. Evinrude• (1) Evinrude infant apparel package. Clothing package include "I'm a Keeper" baby girl infant onesie and baby bucket hat. Smucker• (3) Jif and Smucker's prize pack include one package of "Jif Whips," "Jif Hazelnut Spread," and "Smucker's Natural Fruit spread." Boat Bling• (1) Boat Bling gift pack. Win three individual quarts of Boat Bling cleaning products including "Hot Sauce," "Vinyl Sauce," and "Condition Sauce," as well as a Boat Bling t-shirt. Folgers• (2) Folgers prize packages include Folgers Traveling Mug and coffee sampler pack. If you're already an FLW member and would like to sign up for this month's promotion, click here. If you're not an FLW member but would like to join and gain immediate access to the promotion, click here. For more information on the benefits that come with an FLW membership, click here.

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