In today’s world, when technology is forcing a lot of people inside their homes for their daily needs. Like banking, shopping, entertainment etc. Surprisingly, outdoor activities are on the rise. Like sports and other outdoor activities. A part of this surge is thanks to when your favorite celebrity are in on the same activity as well. One these activities is related to hunting, and one essential staple of the sport hunting are bows. Like crossbows, compound bows and the ever trusty, recurve bows. Annually there is a show that is being held that is dedicated to Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade hence the name SHOT show. It showcases stuff for hunting, shooting and firearms by different manufacturer and it is the biggest of its kind in the world. But the show is only for the ones involved in the trade and also the press. Specifically for commercial buyers for military, law enforcement. Again, it is not open to the general public. But the main focus of this article is that surprisingly the recurve bows on the SHOT show had drawn celebrity attention as of late, which in turn drew the attention of normal people as well. So who are these celebrities and why their attention so crucial to the show and the recurve bows.
Drake White – a country musician who popularized the song “Simple Life”. Which also played at the SHOT Show at the ATK shooting booth.
Julie Golob – which is a popular in the shooting scene was also in the event and dropped by to check out the recurve bows. She even shared her techniques in shooting with the fans.
Fred Eicher – this famous celebrity which is hosting the show “Predator Nation” is also an American hunting icon. He is the very first person to collect all of the 29 North American big game animals with a recurve bow. So basically it is a no brainer that he is at this show highlighting the recurve bow. He even has his own booth to answer questions from fans and provide autographs.
Sarah Palin – everybody knows who she is, the former governor of Alaska and a former worker in the Salvation Army’s program about hunting fishing and feeding. She really knows a lot about the outdoors and hunting and shooting bows.
Colonel Danny McKnight – a war veteran who served the United States Army, fought and seen combat in Panama back in 1989 and Somalia in 1993 his time in the field even inspired the book and the hit movie “Black Hawk Down”. This is man is no stranger to weapons.
Theresa Vail – on the sweeter and lighter side of celebrities in attendance, we have Former Miss Kansas. Do not let this beauty fool you because she is also an active person, so active that she is a Sergeant in the National Guard. Besides the recurve bows, she is also promoting her show “Limitless with Theresa Vail”.
Shawn Michaels – to top of this list, there was the one and the only, WWE Legend and Hall of Famer, HBK Shawn Michaels. Out to promote a show titled “Shawn Michaels’ MacMillan River Adventures.”