NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. – The Lowrance brand of marine electronics has renewed its partnership with the Texas Team Trail (TXTT). The Tulsa, Oklahoma-based company is a world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of high-quality consumer fishfinder and GPS chartplotters, as well as digital mapping systems.
“We’re proud to have the support of Lowrance,” said Mike Hastings, TXTT tournament director. “They’ve been a great partner for us over the years and build products that are relied on by so many TXTT anglers for tournament fishing success. We’re looking forward to the upcoming season and excited to have Lowrance back on board for 2016.”
Widely recognized for introducing the first recreational sonar in 1957, today Lowrance is the largest marine electronics brand on the market and is renowned for its award-winning High Definition Systems (HDS) and add-on performance modules that allow anglers to find, navigate and dominate — making the most of their time on the water. Innovative Lowrance technology offerings include: StructureScan® HD with SideScan and DownScan Imaging™; award-winning Broadband Sounder™; the most mapping options available, including Insight Genesis™; and Broadband Radar™, to name a few. All products are backed by unsurpassed technical support and the industry-leading Lowrance Advantage Service program.
“We are proud of our partnership with the Texas Team Trail and excited about the upcoming season that kicks off at Sam Rayburn in a few weeks,” said Louis Chemi, EVP, managing director recreational marine division, Navico. “So many TXTT anglers rely on Lowrance products – it’s a great opportunity to showcase our support and get first-hand feedback from an important group of consumers.”
The tournament circuit, designed exclusively for team competition, will begin the 2016 season on Jan. 30 at Sam Rayburn Reservoir. The schedule includes four qualifying events, plus a year-end championship on Ray Roberts Lake, May 14 – 15.
Registration for the 2016 season is already under way. Anglers can sign up by visiting www.texasteamtrail.com or by calling 210-788-4143.
2016 TXTT scheduled events:
- January 30 – Sam Rayburn Reservoir
- February 20 – Toledo Bend
- March 19 – Richland Chambers Reservoir
- April 16 – Lake Texoma
Championship – May 14-15 – Ray Roberts Lake
The Lowrance® brand is wholly owned by Navico, Inc. A privately held, international corporation, Navico is currently the world’s largest marine electronics company, and is the parent company to leading marine electronics brands: Lowrance, Simrad Yachting and B&G. Navico has approximately 1,500 employees globally and distribution in more than 100 countries worldwide. For more information, please visit www.navico.com.
About Texas Team Trail
Texas Team Trail events are made possible through the sponsorship and continued support of these well-respected brands: Cabela’s, Ranger Boats, Lucas Oil, Evinrude, RAM, Mercury, Minn Kota, Triton Boats, Power-Pole, Amphibia, Arctic Ice, Stratos Boats, Lowrance, Navionics, Protect the Harvest, BoatU.S., General Tire, SuperClean, Mustang Survival, Garmin, Valley Fashions, T-H Marine, Atlas, G-Juice, Powertex Group.