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Pope And Young Club Names New World Record Alaskan Brown Bear During Special Panel | 10/13/2018
On Monday, September 24th, the Pope and Young Club conducted a Special Panel of Judges in Windsor, Colorado for a potential P&Y World Record Alaskan brown bear.... »
 

Pope & Young Club Provides Support For Isle Royale Moose Study | 10/2/2018
For fifty-nine years the unique wolf, moose, predator/prey relationship found on Isle Royale has been studied by land, and wildlife biologists and P&Y is honored to assist in the continuance of those studies.... »
 

Kryptek Outdoor Group Pledges Support For Pope and Young | 9/19/2018
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the support of Kryptek Outdoor Group through the Club’s Corporate Partner Program. Kryptek provides combat proven features and designs in ultra high-performance technical and tactical outdoor adventure... »
 

The Pope And Young Club announces the 31st Biennial Convention to be held in Omaha, Nebraska April 10th - 13th, 2019 | 9/13/2018
Every two years the Pope And Young Club gathers to celebrate North America's rich bowhunting heritage. We honor outstanding examples of this continent's wildlife, discuss issues relevant to the Club's role as a leader in the...... »
 

Pope & Young Club Continues Support For Jack Creek Preserve | 9/6/2018
As a longtime supporter of Jack Creek Preserve, Pope & Young is pleased to continue its mutually beneficial partnership.... »
 

Pope & Young Club Pledges Support For The Wild Harvest Initiative | 8/29/2018
This groundbreaking initiative will be the first complete assessment of the significance of hunting and angling to modern society, economically, socially, and ecologically.... »
 

Pope & Young Club Continues For Farmers and Hunters Feeding The Hungry (FHFH) | 8/27/2018
The Pope & Young Club is proud to announce its continued support of Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry.... »
 

Pope & Young Introduces The Pope and Young Podcast | 7/26/2018
The Pope and Young Club would like to welcome all bowhunters to check out their newest tool aimed at reaching out to the next generation of bowhunters.... »
 

Pope and Young Club Names New Executive Director | 6/22/2018
The Pope and Young Club has named Jason Rounsaville, formerly with Ducks Unlimited, as the Club's Executive Director.... »
 

Pope And Young Club Names World Record Non-Typical Coues' Deer | 5/29/2018
On May 19th, at a Cabela's in Phoenix Arizona, Marvin Zieser, Corky Richardson, Roy Grace and Ed Fanchin convened a P&Y Special Panel of Judges to measure a non-typical Coues deer taken by Wesley Ely of Wilcox, Arizona.... »
 

Pope And Young Club Names Bill Lewis As Youth Coordinator | 4/30/2018
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce Bill Lewis of Omaha, Nebraska has been appointed to serve as the Club's Youth Membership Coordinator.... »
 

Kenetrek Boots Pledges Support For the Pope and Young Club | 3/5/2018
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the support of Kenetrek Boots through the Club's Corporate Partner Program.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Announces Support Of Sayersbrook Bison Meat Processors | 3/2/2018
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the support of Northfork Bison Distributions inc., one of the largest federally approved meat plants in Canada.... »
 

Pope and Young Club Announces 2018 Bowhunters Rendezvous | 12/11/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce that their bi-annual Bowhunters Rendezvous will be held June 8th - 10th of 2018, at the MacKenzie Center in Poynette, Wisconsin... »
 

Xpedition Archery Pledges Support For the Pope and Young Club | 11/10/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the support of Xpedition Archery through the Club's Corporate Partner Program.... »
 

Pope and Young Club Election Information | 11/2/2017
Information regarding the upcoming elections. Voting to be held for the positions of President, 1st VP and 2 Directors (must be a Senior or Regular Member)2nd VP (must be a General Member). Election Rules of the P&Y - June 2017 ... »
 

Pope And Young Club Continues Support For The Sportsmen's Alliance | 10/20/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce their continued support for the Sportsmen's Alliance through the Club's Conservation, Education and Outreach Fund.... »
 

HHA Sports Inc Increases Support For The Pope and Young Club | 9/29/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of HHA Sports Inc. through the Clubs Corporate Partners Program. HHA has elected to increase their already strong commitment to wildlife conservation the protection and defense of... »
 

Pope and Young Representatives Attend Grand Opening of Johnny Morris' Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium | 9/28/2017
The Pope and Young Club was honored to participate in the grand opening celebration of the Johnny Morris' Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium in Springfield, Missouri on Wednesday, September 20th.... »
 

YETI Continues Support For The Pope and Young Club | 9/21/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of YETI through the Club's Corporate Partners Program. Their continued support shows that YETI has a strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Supports The Boone & Crockett Club Conservation Education Program | 9/15/2017
Getting our youth involved in bowhunting and educated about the role bowhunters play in conservation is one of the highest priorities of the Pope and Young Club's Conservation Program. - Merritt Compton... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Continues Support For The National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI) | 9/8/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce their continued support for the National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI) through the Club's Conservation, Education and Outreach fund.... »
 

KUIU Continues Support For the Pope and Young Club | 9/7/2017
KUIU continues to show their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair-chase ethics. ... »
 

Lumenok Continues Support For the Pope and Young Club | 9/1/2017
Lumenok continues to show their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair-chase ethics. ... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Provides Support For U of W Mountain Sheep Research Project | 8/31/2017
The goal of this project is to validate the relevancy of trophy records as indicators of biological trends and provide valuable information to managers and state biologists that will help promote healthy North American sheep populations.... »
 

Hoyt Archery Continues Support For the Pope and Young Club | 8/22/2017
Hoyt continues their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection, and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair-chase ethics. ... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Supports the | 8/17/2017
This essential program aims to deliver the message of bear avoidance, wildlife safety and bear spray educational training to hunters, fishermen, hunter education classes, youth groups, schools and local communities.... »
 

Sitka Gear Continues Support For The Pope and Young Club | 7/27/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of Sitka Gear. Sitka has continued their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection and defense of our bowhunting heritage and fair chase ethics.... »
 

Lancaster Archery Supply Renews Support For The Pope and Young Club | 7/18/2017
The Pope & Young Club is proud to announce that Lancaster Archery Supply has renewed their support through our Corporate Partner Program. Lancaster has continued their strong commitment to wildlife conservation, the protection and defense of...... »
 

FeraDyne Outdoors Renews Support For The Pope and Young Club | 6/27/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of FeraDyne Outdoors through the Club's Corporate Partners Program.... »
 

3Rivers Archery Renews Support For The Pope and Young Club | 6/6/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the continued support of 3Rivers Archery through their Corporate Partner Program.... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Appoints Dallas Smith To Board Of Directors | 5/30/2017
Dallas, a 20 year member and measurer for 15 years, will be filling the seat vacated by Jay St. Charles who recently resigned to attend to family health concerns.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Releases 8th Edition Of The All-Time Record Book | 5/18/2017
Bowhunting Big Game Records of North America is a book of bowhunting's history and remarkable success story. The 8th Edition of the All-Time Record Book is a "must-have" for any bowhunter's personal library.... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Presents The 2017 Lee Gladfelter Award To Missouri Conservation Officer, Kevin Eulinger | 5/16/2017
The Pope and Young Club proudly announces the presentation of the Lee Gladfelter Memorial Award for exceptional wildlife professional to Kevin Eulinger, a Conservation Agent from the State of Missouri. ... »
 

The Pope And Young Club presents the 2017 Stewardship Award to the Christian Hunters Of America | 5/12/2017
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce Christian Hunters of America as the recipient of the 2017 Stewardship Award. The Stewardship Award is given to a bowhunter or bowhunting organization that, by their actions, has conveyed...... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Names Eli Randall As New Director Of Records | 5/5/2017
The Pope and Young Club has named Eli Randall of Chicago, Illinois as the new Director Of Records. Eli's responsibilities will be to ensure the accuracy and integrity of the Club's national record-scoring system.... »
 

Jennie Richardson and Scholastic 3-D Archery Program Receives 2017 Pope And Young Club Conservation Award | 4/30/2017
By bringing the target archery, bowhunting and conservation communities together, Scholastic 3-D Archery is bridging the gap to create a new future for archery.... »
 

Steve Felix's Newly Crowned World Record Typical American Elk Receives Coveted Ishi Award | 4/25/2017
Steve Felix of Seeley Lake, Montana has been awarded the coveted Pope and Young Club’s Ishi' Award. This is the highest honor the Pope and Young Club can bestow upon a bowhunter. ... »
 

New World Record Animals And Historic Moments Highlighted The Pope And Young Club 30th Biennial Convention | 4/18/2017
A stunning location, informative seminars, breath-taking mounts, new World Records and historic moments were the hallmarks for this P&Y gathering.... »
 

Pope And Young Club Names New World Record Typical Mule Deer During First-Ever Special Panel | 4/13/2017
Pope and Young Club Records Chairman, Ed Fanchin, called for the Special Panel to measure a potential World Record typical mule deer taken by Frank Cheeney of Pioche, Nevada in August of 2016. ... »
 

Public-Land Transfer Spells Trouble For Sportsmen | 2/21/2017
Most sportsmen are aware of it by now — our federally protected public lands are in serious jeopardy as politicians push for legislation to transfer these lands into the hands of individual states.... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Announces A Potential New World's Record Desert Bighorn | 2/14/2017
On November 21, 2016, Tony Loop of Appling, Georgia closed within 30 yards above the largest ram he had ever seen. The time seemed to stand still. Finally, the arrow found its mark... »
 

The Pope And Young Club Announces A Potential New World's Record American Elk | 2/10/2017
This American elk has an initial entry score that could surpass the existing World's Record by over 17 inches.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Continues Support for National Bowhunter Education Foundation (NBEF) projects | 5/6/2016
The Pope and Young Club Conservation, Education and Outreach fund recently awarded a grant to the National Bowhunter Education Foundation (NBEF). The grant will be used to develop Field Day Signage Kits that assist with instructor training and... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Approves Gross Score as Supplemental Data | 3/25/2016
Earlier this year, a group of Pope and Young members filed a petition to add gross score to the Club's Records Program as supplemental data. The petition had the required 10-percent membership support, which forced an official vote on the rule.... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Helps Fund the National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI) | 3/25/2016
The Pope and Young Club Conservation, Education and Outreach fund has awarded a grant to the National Conservation Leadership Institute (NCLI). The grant will help support the mission and continued success of NCLI. ... »
 

The Pope and Young Club Renews Support For The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation | 2/23/2016
For over a decade the Pope and Young Club has supported the mission and legislative efforts of The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation on behalf of bowhunters and Pope and Young Club members. ... »
 

The Pope and Young Club helps protect bighorn sheep | 1/27/2016
The Pope and Young Club Conservation, Education and Outreach Fund awarded a grant to National Wildlife Federations Howe Peak and Deadman Domestic Sheep Allotment Retirements.... »
 

Discount for active-duty members of the U.S. armed services | 11/10/2015
To show our support for the brave servicemen and women serving our nation, the Pope & Young Club proudly announces a discounted membership for all active-duty and National Guard members of the U.S. armed services.... »
 

One of the most influential bowhunters of our time passes into legend. | 10/6/2015
There will be a memorial service for Jim Dougherty at 10am on October 16th at the LDS chapel at 12142 E. 7th, Tulsa, Ok.... »
 

Pope & Young introduces the First Edition of Bowhunting Records of Velvet North American Big Game | 9/2/2015
The Pope & Young Club has published the very first Bowhunting Records of Velvet North American Big Game. Published in 2015, this book contains all velvet entered animals prior to January 1, 2015.... »
 

The Pope & Young Club provides whitetail statistical summary to all state Fish & Game departments | 8/28/2015
The Pope & Young Club recently sent a complimentary copy of the Bowhunting Records of North American Whitetail Deer, 4th Edition and the 29th Recording Period Statistical Summary to all state Fish & Game departments across the United States.... »
 

The Pope & Young Club announces S3DA/P&Y Clear Path initiative | 8/13/2015
The S3DA/P&Y Clear Path Initiative is a combined effort between Scholastic 3D Archery and The Pope & Young Club to help students and their family members transition from introductory archery to a lifetime of ethical, Fair Chase bowhunting.... »
 

Pope & Young Club Position Statement on Captive Cervids | 10/10/2014
In April of 2014, the Pope & Young Club released their position statement on captive cervids in response to a story written by Ryan Sabalow and published by the Indianapolis Star.... »
 

Lighted Nocks will be Acceptable | 5/23/2014
Lighted Nocks will be Acceptable... »
 

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 Pope And Young Club Names New World Record Alaskan Brown Bear During Special Panel
On Monday, September 24th, the Pope and Young Club conducted a Special Panel of Judges in Windsor, Colorado for a potential P&Y World Record Alaskan brown bear.
10/13/2018... »

 Pope & Young Club Provides Support For Isle Royale Moose Study
For fifty-nine years the unique wolf, moose, predator/prey relationship found on Isle Royale has been studied by land, and wildlife biologists and P&Y is honored to assist in the continuance of those studies.
10/2/2018... »

 Kryptek Outdoor Group Pledges Support For Pope and Young
The Pope and Young Club is proud to announce the support of Kryptek Outdoor Group through the Club’s Corporate Partner Program. Kryptek provides combat proven features and designs in ultra high-performance technical and tactical outdoor adventure
9/19/2018... »

 The Pope And Young Club announces the 31st Biennial Convention to be held in Omaha, Nebraska April 10th - 13th, 2019
Every two years the Pope And Young Club gathers to celebrate North America's rich bowhunting heritage. We honor outstanding examples of this continent's wildlife, discuss issues relevant to the Club's role as a leader in the...
9/13/2018... »
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Cassie Tohm
Ramsey County, ND
9/28/2018 - 10/4/2018



Testimonials | View All
"We are very excited to be entering into a sponsorship agreement with the Pope & Young Club and are looking forward to a long and distinguished partnership, the Pope & Young Club is the leading bowhunting and conservation organization in North America. Our core beliefs of education and stewardship of the outdoors and the outdoors lifestyle are completely aligned and this partnership will benefit our viewers across North America and for generations to come."
Ryan Kohler, Vice President of Wild TV
"HHA Sports is proud and honored to be continuing and growing our partnership with the Pope & Young Club. After attending the Biennial Convention, we witnessed first-hand the efforts put forth by the Club to promote conservation and ethical hunting practices as well as preserve the heritage of bowhunting. The Pope & Young Club is the history of bowhunting, and the money they raise through their Corporate Partner Program and other initiatives help protect and grow the sport of archery and bowhunti"
Scott Bakken, Director of Sales and Marketing for HHA Sports, Inc.

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