The Sportsman Channel Heading to the Philadelphia Sportsmen’s Show
New Berlin, Wisconsin – -(TheOutdoorWire.com)- The Sportsman Channel (TSC), the only national network showing 100 percent hunting, fishing and shooting programming, and the network with the most original outdoor programming, will be attending Philadelphia Sportsmen’s Show in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania at the Valley Forge Convention Center from January 15-18, 2009. Hunting and angling enthusiasts from TSC will be on hand to discuss fishing, hunting, muzzle loading and the popular network. TSC is currently broadcasting in Harrisburg, Pa. and other parts of the state on Comcast channel 278, and will begin broadcasting throughout Philadelphia and Pennsylvania on DirecTV’s CHOICE XTRA package on channel 605 on Jan. 21.
The exposition will also feature tactics for fishing on the Delaware River, strategies on hunting and scoring a buck and devices and approaches for Muskie fishing. On Jan. 15 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. country music sensation Rodney Atkins will perform his smash hits “Watching You”, “Cleaning My Gun” and “These are My People”.
“We know that sportsmen wish they could be hunting, fishing or shooting all the time, and TSC provides them with the next best thing to being out on the water or out in the woods,” says TSC’s Director of Communications, Michelle Scheuermann. “TSC wants to provide Philadelphia’s hunting and angling enthusiasts with the best hunting, fishing and shooting programming and with your help we can bring TSC to your area.”
TSC’s cutting-edge fishing programming includes School of Saltwater Fishing, Hunt.Fish.Cook. and NSSP Outdoors. Join the enchanting Whitney March as she travels the eastern seaboard with a different saltwater angler pro each week and tries to become an expert angler on School of Saltwater Fishing. HuntFishCook features celebrity chef Scott Leysath and Southern Outdoors Star Donny McElvoy as McElvoy harvests fish and other game and Leysath cooks creative meals with the harvest. The second season of National Scholastic Sportsman Program is underway. This season’s episodes will include a Dove Hunt in Mo., a Squirrel Hunt in Ky., a Deer Hunt in Ill., and a Bass Tournament in Ky.
About the Sportsman Channel
Launched in 2003, The Sportsman Channel is the only network fully devoted to the more than 82 million sportsmen participants in the United States, delivering 100 percent hunting, fishing and shooting programming 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Acquired by InterMedia Outdoors Holdings in 2007, TSC is now a part of the nation’s largest multimedia company targeted exclusively to serving the information and entertainment needs of outdoors enthusiasts. Check out TSC’s new, interactive website and sign up for a free program guide/magazine at www.thesportsmanchannel.com.