Backpacker Get Out More Tour Sponsored by Popticals

Popticals Sunglasses Partners with the 2018 Backpacker Get Out More Tour

Backpacker Magazine kicks off its 18th annual Get Out More Tour April 25 at the North Country Trail Association’s celebration in Hocking Hills, Ohio, and performance eyewear company Popticals joins the 200-day tour for the first time. The 2018 Get Out More Tour will visit more than 50 venues, from outdoor retail shops to music festivals. Each stop will include …

The Putt Doctor Craig Farnsworth

Improving Your Vision for Golf with The Putt Doctor

Sports vision optometrist and professional putting coach Craig Farnsworth, aka The Putt Doctor is widely regarded as one of the top ​putting instructors in the United States.  He’s coached more than 150 of the leading professional golfers on the PGA Tour, LPGA Tour and European Tour. With his expertise on vision and visual training, the Putt Doctor knows just how …

Adrian Avena

Pro Fisherman Adrian “Jersey Boy” Avena Signs with Popticals Sunglasses Company

SAINT LOUIS – March 16, 2018 – Popticals, maker of compact performance eyewear, today announced Bassmaster Elite Series Pro angler Adrian “Jersey Boy” Avena has signed with the company as one of its sponsored athletes. Avena progressed quickly through the FLW College Fishing series fishing for Chestnut Hill College. 2012 was his rookie season in the Tour Majors Division where …

SKYLAR_HAMILTON - Photo by James Overstreet, Bassmaster

Skylar Hamilton Kicks Off Elite Series Strong on Lake Martin

Changing Conditions on Lake Martin Through rain, fog, sunshine and clouds, Pro Angler Skylar Hamilton had a great start to the Bassmaster Elite Series on Lake Martin, Alabama. Hamilton fished all but the final day, finishing the tournament with a total weight of 33lb – 2oz in 28th place out of 110 anglers and putting him in a great position …

Mount Mitchell with Popticals

Summiting The Highest Mountain East of the Mississippi, Mt. Mitchell

By: Popticals Pro Payge McMahon Mt. Mitchell (6,684 ft./ 2,037m) is the tallest mountain, east of the Mississippi, and the perfect peak to hike for virgin baggers. It is in  Pisgah National Forest, near Burnsville, NC, and part of the Appalachian Mountains. Colliding tectonic plates created the Appalachian Mountains and at one time, they were as tall as the Rocky …

Quick Tips with Scott Suggs

Quick Fishing Tips with FLW Pro Angler Scott Suggs

When it comes to bass fishing, details make all the difference. Which line should I use? What’s the best setup on a chatterbait? Should I wear sunglasses with gray or brown lenses for fishing on overcast days? We teamed up with FLW Pro Angler Scott Suggs to get some quick tips on how to become a better angler. In this …

Popticals Pro Payge McMahon

A 2-Day Solo Adventure – Climbing Utah’s Highest Mountain, Kings Peak (13,528 ft.)

By Payge McMahon If you are ever in Salt Lake City, Utah, short on time, but want an epic outdoor adventure, go climb the state’s highest mountain, King’s Peak 13,528 ft. (4,123 m), via the Henry Fork Trail. A 3-hour drive from the city, this beautiful and scenic 28-mile round trip trek with 5,436 ft. of ascent, can easily be …