Winners Announced in Ugly Stik Photo Contest

COLUMBIA, South Carolina— With over 2,000 photos submitted and more than 12,200 votes cast during the course of five months, Ugly Stik® is proud to announce the winners of #theUglyTour Alaskan Adventure Photo Contest. Katrina Knapp of Washington and Chris Pascua of California will be flown to Sitka, Alaska with a guest to enjoy an all-expenses three day / four night fishing trip of a lifetime.

Knapp and Pascua flashed their fishing and creative skills with great photos. They also demonstrated a passion for Ugly Stik and fishing during the grand prize selection process. The contest ran from March 4th to July 20th and featured five separate, monthly challenges. Pascua won the first challenge in March for Favorite Tackle with 584 votes and Knapp won the last challenge featuring lady anglers with 447 votes. As an added bonus, Knapp and Pascua will each be filmed for a #theUglyStikTour webisode so other fans can enjoy the ride.

“We are very excited for this trip,” said Josh Silva, Brand Marketing Manager – Shakespeare®. “Katrina and Chris really have a passion for the sport and other fans recognized that. This truly is the trip of a lifetime. I would like to thank all our fans and participants. We saw a tremendous amount engagement and competition and it just goes to show how avid Ugly Stik fans are.”

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