Dec 19

Popular team trail, presented by Cabela’s, scheduled to kick off January 2015

NORMAN, Okla. (December XX, 2014) – Mercury Marine, the leader in outboard engine manufacturing, has re-joined the Texas Team Trail (TXTT) as part of a multi-year partnership announced today.  Mercury adds to the impressive list of sponsors committed to the TXTT as it heads into the 2015 season, scheduled to kick off January 31 at Sam Rayburn Reservoir. 

“Having Mercury Marine back on board with the Texas Team Trail is phenomenal. They build an excellent product and we’re proud to have their support,” said TXTT Tournament Director Mike Hastings. “Even more importantly, Texas Team Trail anglers will continue to enjoy the rewards of Mercury’s custom contingency program at each 2015 event.”

A division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), Mercury provides engines, boats, services and parts for recreational, commercial and government marine applications. The company’s industry-leading brand portfolio includes Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrive and inboard packages; Mercury propellers; Mercury inflatable boats; Mercury SmartCraft electronics; MotorGuide motors, Land ‘N’ Sea distributing and Mercury and Quicksilver parts and oils.

"We’re proud of our relationship with the Texas Team Trail,” said Randy Caruana, vice president of sales and marketing at Mercury Marine. . “The OptiMax Pro XS outboard is the fastest, most powerful engine on the planet. Combined with Mercury FourStroke outboards, the Mercury lineup offers the perfect propulsion for every type of bass angler. We're thrilled to have an opportunity to showcase these incredible outboards and we look forward to the 2015 season with TXTT.”

The tournament circuit, designed exclusively for team competition, will begin the 2015 season January 31 on Sam Rayburn Lake.  The schedule includes four qualifying events, plus a year-end championship on Lake Palestine, June 13-14. Registration for the 2015 season is already underway. 

Anglers with questions or anyone interested in more details are encouraged to visit or call 210-788-4143.
2015 TXTT scheduled events:

January 31 – Sam Rayburn Reservoir
February 21 – Toledo Bend
March 28 – Lake Ray Roberts
April 25 – Lake Texoma

Championship – June 13-14 – Lake Palestine