UFC® CHAMPION AND HALL OF FAMER
TO HOST TROPHY HUNTERS TV®
San Antonio, Texas – Texas Trophy Hunters Association (TTHA) proudly announces that Matt Hughes will be joining TTHA as host of its television program, TROPHY HUNTERS TV®. Matt is one of the most dominant fighters in the history of the UFC® as a 2-time welterweight champion with a 45-7 record and is a member of the UFC® Hall of Fame. Matt is also a TTHA Platinum Lifetime Member.
Matt will appear as host and be featured in the field for TROPHY HUNTERS TV® beginning January 2011. While Matt continues to train and compete among the ranks of the UFC®’s best athletes, he is also an avid hunter, outdoorsman and devoted family man.
Matt Hughes “I am proud to be a part of TTHA and will honorably carry on the tradition that Jerry Johnston established as host of TTHA’s television programs. I look forward to sharing many exciting adventures and my love of the outdoors with all of our members and viewers”, Matt states.
“As founder of TTHA and the visionary behind TTHA’s television programs, Jerry Johnston is truly a pioneer in the outdoor industry. We hope to continue Jerry’s goals for excellence in outdoor programming. We are honored to have Matt as our host because he has the heart of a champion and has a true respect and appreciation for all things hunting. Matt believes as TTHA believes in the protection of our right to hunt, the right to bear arms and the responsibility of advocacy and education to preserve these rights for future generations”, adds Joe Betar, President of Texas Trophy Hunters Association.
You can catch Matt Hughes and all the action of TROPHY HUNTERS TV® Saturdays at 8:00 pm EST/7:00 pm CST, beginning January 2011, on Outdoor Channel. Outdoor Channel airs on DirecTV Channel 606; Dish Network Channel 153 or check your local cable provider for additional listings.
To learn more about sponsorship and advertising opportunities, contact Hal Gahm, VP Sales, TTHA, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 210.491.2110 or 210.310.9499.
TTHA strives to unite all segments of the hunting community for the dissemination of information and joining of energies to promote and protect our hunting heritage. Founded in 1975, TTHA, a membership-based organization, publishes a bimonthly magazine, The Journal of the Texas Trophy Hunters, and produces the award-winning outdoor television program, Trophy Hunters TV. In addition, TTHA hosts the Hunters Extravaganza outdoor expositions, renowned as the largest whitetail hunting shows in the South. For membership information, please join online at TTHA.com or contact TTHA Membership Services at (877) 261-2541.
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