Rio Ammunition Announces Give Ducks the Blues Sweepstakes

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MARSHALL, TEXAS -( Rio Ammunition, a global leader in the development, manufacturing, and distribution of shotgun ammunition for the hunting and sport shooting markets, is excited to announce the launch of their Give Ducks the Blues Sweepstakes to celebrate the opening of waterfowl seasons across the country.

Beginning October 27 and running through January 31, 2017, Rio Ammo is giving waterfowl enthusiasts the opportunity to win five (5) cases of Royal BlueSteel shotshells.

Designed specifically for the avid waterfowler, Rio’s Royal BlueSteel combines high velocity and hard-hitting power with an affordable price.

“Many of our customers look forward to the fall to share their experience of eager dogs, sea smoke, and crisp mornings with hunting comrades and family.  With waterfowl season beginning across the country we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate than offering the chance to win a season’s worth of shells,” said Adam Reese, marketing manager for Rio.

Rio Ammo "Give Ducks The Blues"
Rio Ammo “Give Ducks The Blues” contest

How to Enter the Sweepstakes:


Please visit now through January 31, 2017, and follow the instructions to submit the sweepstakes entry form.

No purchase necessary to enter to win. A purchase will not improve the odds of winning the Grand Prize.

Participants are limited to one (1) sweepstakes entry during the sweepstakes period.


Prize Details:

One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected on or about February 3, 2017, to receive five (5) cases of Royal BlueSteel for a total of 1,250 rounds of ammunition.

Prize will be awarded in winner’s choice of RBSM32, RBSM36, RBSM40, RBSSM40, and RBSSM44 Royal BlueSteel products.

To learn more about the Rio family of products please visit or the official Rio Ammunition Facebook and Twitter accounts.


 About Rio Ammunition:

Rio Ammunition, Inc., founded in 2001 as a subsidiary of Madrid-based MAXAM Outdoors with its manufacturing facility in Marshall, Texas, is the worldwide leader in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of sporting and hunting cartridges. Rio’s success is based on proprietary technological developments – as a result of ongoing investment in R&D – and a totally integrated production chain ranging from the manufacturing of the raw materials to the production of all the cartridge components, including cases, primers, powder, wads, and lead shot.