Próis Hunting & Field Apparel is accepting entries for the 2013 Próis Award

Próis Hunting & Field Apparel for Women
Is NOW accepting entries for the 2013 PROIS AWARD!




Send Your Story Into Próis Hunting & Field Apparel for a Chance to Win a Hunt of a Lifetime!


Are you the type of huntress who thrives on flirting with the wild and untamed?  Do you trek through the most remote and rugged terrain in pursuit of your trophy?  If you’re nodding in agreement and have a passion for conservation, wildlife management, community education and empowering women hunters, then Próis Hunting & Field Apparel wants to hear your story!

The annual 2013 Próis Awards contest is officially live – so ladies, it’s time to put your story-telling hats on and get writing!  And the ‘trophy’ is big for the selected winner – a five day/2 species hunt of a lifetime in Namibia with Mogwadiri Safaris.  That’s not all!  The 2013 Próis Award winner will be fully outfitted for her extreme hunt with the latest hunting gear from top equipment manufacturers sponsoring the contest.

“We’re excited to officially kick off the 2013 Próis Awards.  Each year there are more and more amazing women applicants who are passionate about hunting, conservation and their community,” says Kirstie Pike, CEO of Próis Hunting & Field Apparel.  “We look forward to getting to know these inspiring women hunters through reading their stories and can’t wait to highlight their successes for all to see.  The competition is going to be stiff!”

Contestants have until  midnight December 1 , 2013 to enter via the Próis Awards website:  Essays and photos are then reviewed by a panel of industry expert judges, and the top 12 chosen will then be posted onto the Próis Awards website on December 9, 2013.  Here the hunting community has until midnight December 31, 2013 to cast their vote on which candidate they believe should be crowned the 2012 Próis Award Winner.  Finalist votes will then be calculated and combined with the judges scoring and on January 2, the Próis Award winner will be announced.  She will then be flown to Las Vegas, NV to accept her award in front of the industry at the 2014 SHOT Show in January.

2013 Próis Awards sponsors include: Próis Hunting and Field Apparel, Mowgradiri Safaris, Bowtech, Swarovski Optik, Buck Knives, Weatherby,  Hunter Hills Journal, BOG-Pod, Ripcord Arrow Rest, Acli-Mate Mountain Sports Drink, SkullHooker, the Women’s Outdoor News, Sporting Classics, Zamberlan Boots, Caribou Game Bags,  Her Camo Shop and Shoot Like A Girl.  Additional products from Icebreaker, Incredisocks and Bowtrainer also included!

The Próis Awards panel of industry expert judges includes: Diana Rupp, Editor in Chief of Sports Afield Magazine; Guy Eastman, Publisher of Eastman’s Hunting Journals; Ron Spomer, Writer, Wildlife Photographer & TV Host; Craig Boddington, Outdoor Writer; Jim Zumbo, 40-year veteran Outdoor Writer; Julie Golob, Captain of the Smith & Wesson Shooting Team and twin Olympic biathletes Tracy and Lanny Barnes.

Grand prize of a 5-day hunt in Namibia excludes the price of airfare.  For complete contest rules and regulations, visit

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