Byron became infatuated with the bow and arrow at the age of 12 and began working as a bricklayer's helper to earn money to purchase his first recurve. Now famous for his coin trick, Byron once shot eight dimes in a row out of the air.
Since 2004 the music and comedy from Kevin Blake Weldon's Funny Hunting Songs comedy project has brought millions of laughs to fans all over the country. What started out as a joke at a hunting camp in Illinois in 2003 has grown into a successful company with three hilarious hunting comedy CD volumes.
Brodie Swisher is a world champion game caller having won the NRA’S Great American Game Calling Challenge World Championship, known as the Super Bowl of game calling contests. Brodie is an outdoor writer with articles appearing in magazine and Internet columns across the country.
Outdoor television and radio personality Ray Eye is America's most recognized turkey hunter and premier national seminar speaker. Ray's endless adventures have appeared in countless magazines, newspapers, radio, and television shows, including our own KFNS 590 The Fan in St. Louis.
"I have now been carving for about 6 years. I am still completely fascinated with this art form. I think thateveryone has been given a talent of some kind or other. I consider this a God given gift and I thank the Lord for it. If you are lucky enough to find something that you truly enjoy doing and you can make a living at it then I think that you are truly blessed."
He was introduced to fishing at a very young age by his father and has been fishing for over 30 years. His fishing strength is power fishing shallow water cover but he is a very diverse angler that is capable of locating fish anywhere from shallow flats to deep water structure.
Dr. Eric “Rick” Mansfield is a retired educator who, along with his wife Judy and hunting dogs Dharma and Daisy, resides on a small organic farm near the Current River in south central Missouri. Rick uses storytelling, in both written articles and oral presentations, to help connect to the bounty and beauty of His outdoors and the life available through His love. Rick’s tales will inform, entertain and inspire.