Outdoorsman and waterfowl hunter Newell Cheatheam, Calling Contest Chairman of The Texas State Championship Duck Calling Contest since 2001, announces that The Texas State Championship Duck Calling Contest will be hosted at Texas Tackle and Hunting Show, Dallas/Mesquite Convention Center, 1750 Rodeo Dr
The Champion Duck Caller of the Texas State will represent the state of Texas in the World’s Championship Duck Calling Contest to be held Thanksgiving Weekend November 2013.
Prizes are provided for first, second and third place winners. Cheatheam, a building designer of custom homes and commercial projects and hosted open duck and goose meat calling contests during the Rice Harvest Festival, Katy for around 18 years up to 2001 for kids, adults and guides thru the Katy Prarie Ducks Unlimited Committee. He grew up in Wichita Falls, Texas jump shooting waterfowl off stock tanks. When he came to Houston in 1967, he had to learn how to call ducks, get a hunting retriever and to lease waterfowl property on the Katy Prairie. Completely different than hunting around Wichita Falls on free land back when he was growing up.
Contact Cheatheam if you are interested in sponsoring cash prizes, other prizes or contest information for Texas State. Check-in 10:00AM -1:00 PM, on Saturday, January 12, 2013. Contest time is early afternoon and can change day of, so contestants need to be there early. Contestants must have attained age seventeen as of the hour of the World’s Championship Duck Calling Contest
Vance Montgomery of Montgomery Productions is sponsoring the Texas State Sanctioned Contest at the Texas Tackle and Hunting Show, along with the Mid-South Texas Open Duck Calling Contest with a $1000.00 first place prize for Mid-South Texas Open duck calling contest, with James Keith coordinating the Open. Contact Jamie Keith for information on the Mid-South Open Duck Calling Contest at 918. 693.2785 email@example.com. The Texas Tackle and Hunting Show have hundreds of outdoor booths for attendees to browse on Friday January 11-Sunday January 13th before and after the contests. Vendor spaces are available.
The public is invited to attend this event with contestants coming from all over Texas for the Texas State and contestants from other states for the Mid-South Texas Open Duck Calling Contest. Individuals interested in participating in the Texas State, as well anyone interested in contest prize donations, event sponsorships or needing more information on the contest should contact Newell Cheatheam, Contest -Calling Chairman, Texas State Championship Duck Calling Contest, PO Box 5254, Katy, TX 77491.5254, 713.385.3622 firstname.lastname@example.org or see details on www.TexasStateDuckCallingContest.com.
Texas State Sanctioned Contestant entry forms can be downloaded off Texas State website. Early registration is encouraged. –Press Release