DU Expo Draws Amazing Attendance at Texas Motor Speedway

DALLAS, Texas – April 29, 2022 – The second annual Ducks Unlimited Expo (DUX) drew an impressive number of hunters, anglers, and outdoor enthusiasts to the Texas Motor Speedway to see and test the latest and greatest outdoor gear, attend seminars and demonstrations and meet noted outdoor influencers and personalities, face-to-face. Presented by Purina Pro Plan and backed by an extraordinary list of sponsors, the event indeed had something for everyone.

“DU is an organization of volunteers and partners dedicated to ensuring habitat is available to migrating waterfowl and wildlife, and clean water is available for communities across North America,” said Adam Putnam, DU CEO. “The DU Expo and DU’s on-the-ground conservation work would not be possible without support from our amazing sponsors and volunteers.”

Attendees at this year's event were able to participate in hands-on experiences, including trying out the all-new Polaris Kinetic RANGER XP in the ATV Village, casting in the Fishing Village with BassPro Shops and visiting with conservation experts from Texas Parks and Wildlife and Ducks Unlimited in the Conservation Village. Spectators were also treated to fast-paced herding and retrieving demonstrations from the Purina Pro Plan Performance Team. There was something for everyone at DUX.

“The DUX weekend was a success thanks to the great exhibitors, DU partners, volunteers and staff who worked tirelessly to pull it all together,” said DU President Doug Schoenrock. “DU is expert at hosting events large and small that engage, inspire and raise crucial funds for conservation.”

The DU Expo was presented by Purina Pro Plan. Other sponsors included American Luxury Coach, Bass Pro Shops/Cabela's, Benelli, Beretta USA, Browning/Winchester Arms, Can-Am/BRP US Inc., Chene Gear, Chevy, Cosmi Shotguns, Daniel Defense, DISH, Drake Waterfowl Systems, Everest.com, Favorite Fishing, Federal Ammunition, First National Bank of Omaha, G&H Decoys, General Tire, Greenworks, GUNNER, Heckler & Koch, Higdon Outdoors, Mayville Engineering Company, New World Graphics, Nighthawk, Paramount Coin,Polaris, Reeds, Retay USA, Rockin B Outdoors, Streamlight, Tetra Hearing, Texas Beef Company, Thumper Fab, War Eagle Boats, Winchester Ammunition and YETI.

For more information visit www.ducks.org, and be sure to follow DU’s news Twitter feed – @DUNews1937 – to get the most up-to-date news from Ducks Unlimited.

About Ducks Unlimited
Ducks Unlimited Inc. is the world
's largest nonprofit organization dedicated to conserving North America's continually disappearing waterfowl habitats. Established in 1937, Ducks Unlimited has conserved more than 15 million acres thanks to contributions from more than a million supporters across the continent. Guided by science and dedicated to program efficiency, DU works toward the vision of wetlands sufficient to fill the skies with waterfowl today, tomorrow, and forever. For more information on our work, visit www.ducks.org.

 

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Emily Austin

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