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By navigating the GOOU campus you may find Sam anywhere overseeing all activities. He spends much of his time interviewing Outfitters, over in Cooking Adventures or behind the camera documenting other instructors. See what Sam is writing about this week, or catch him at Bass Pro Shops 1 Source.
Jim Martin: Game Calls & Turkey
If Jim is not in the Turkey woods he is easily located by following the amimal sounds. He is practicing, teaching or learning vocalization of Game Calls to communicate with game. Become a better turkey caller by attending Turkey University this spring at Water Valley Lodge in the Alabama Blackbelt.
J. Wayne Fears: Chief Editor
As Chief Editor and lead on our Advisory Board, J. Wayne has put his fingerprint on GOOU. Whether writing articles on various subjects, or creating educational videos on Habitat, we are proud to have another Outdoor Hall of Fame member and award winning writer on our team. Learn more about J. Wayne Fears by visiting his website.
Byron Ferguson - Archery Instructor
Some call him super human, others refer to his induction to the Outdoor Hall of Fame. GOOU knows Byron Ferguson as the best bare bow archery instructor in the world. See what we mean by visiting the the Archery Hunting and Archery Shooting libraries, or attend Byron's Archery Schools at Goodman Ranch in west Tennessee.
Warren Strickland: Archery Instructor
Dr. Strickland, renown Cardiologist, big game archery hunter and tripple grand slam turkey hunter, is a long time contributing instructor for Archery Hunting and Turkey Hunting. We hope to tap into Dr. Strickland's medical knowledge as a contributor on the new Health & Nutrition in the outdoors library.
Kevin Reese: Archery Editor
Kevin wears a lot of hats for GOOU. He is Editor for Archery Hunting, Archery Shooting and Archery Fishing. Besides being an archery technician and avid bowhunter he is a Pinnacle Award winning freelance writer, photographer, columnist, and poet. Keep up with Kevin's columns, watch his video instructionals online, and on location at GOOU schools.
Rick Flippen: Gundog Instructor
Rick is well known for producing top notch working dogs and handlers for the Dept of Defense and police departments around the world. As an instructor for Gundog training he understands multiple methods to producing a reliable gundog and companion. He is a leader in NO to LOW force training using a curriculum of "Operant Conditioning" which is a science-based training platform that is very easy on the owner and pup.
Terry Hetrick: Shooting Instructor
Terry is shooting instructor at Terry Hetrick Shooting School in Dickson, Tennessee, and has coached many All Americans, national champions and world champions. For has helped produce instructional videos for GOOU's Shooting Shotgun and Shooting Hunting over the past few years. Terry instructs such Nashville notables as Reba McEntire and Brook & Dunn, plus History Channel's Top Shot winner Chris Reed.
Chris Reed: Competitor
Chris is all business when it comes to competitions. A serious all-around competitor, he won History Channel's Top Shot and runner up in Field & Stream's Total Outdoorsman Challenge. A good friend, Chris helps GOOU create instruction videos on everything from Shooting Shotguns to Archery Fishing to Big Game Hunting.
Tom Boatwright: Competitor
We are fortunate to have another champion competitor as a GOOU Instructor. Tom has won Field & Stream's Total Outdoorsman Competition and Buckmasters. Much like Chris Reed, Tom does it all. You may find Tom's instructional videos in the Archery Fishing, Turkey Hunting or Shooting Hunting.
John E. Phillips: Fishing Editor
Highly acclaimed National Fresh Water Hall of Fame outdoorsman John E. Phillips is the GOOU Fishing Editor. 40 years writing, filming and photographing the great outdoors, John E. is a teacher of writing courses at writers' conferences and universities, and the author of more than 30 books on the outdoors, including crappie fishing, fishing for catfish and two books on bass fishing.
Richard Mann: Shooting Editor
Shooting and hunting expert, Richard Mann contributes as GOOU's Shooting Editor. You can also find Richard's articles in GOOU's Shooting Tactical, Shooting Handgun, Shooting Shotgun and Shooting Hunting libraries. He a contributing editor for several firearms and hunting magazines, the ammunition editor for the National Rifle Association's Shooting Illustrated magazine and he operates the www.empty-cases.com blog. He was the compiling author of the book, Rifle Bullets for the Hunter and conceptualized and contributed to Selecting and Ordering a Custom Rifle. Richard also has patents on a rifle reticle and a revolutionary bullet testing media.
Bob Humphrey: Hunting Editor
Well known as a biologist, guide and hunting expert, Richard is an award-winning outdoor writer and photographer who has written several books and thousands of popular articles. As GOOU's Hunting Editor his articles can be found in Shooting Hunting, Hunting N.A. Big Game, Hunting International, Hunting Small Game, Hunting Waterfowl, Hunting Turkey and Hunting Upland Birds GOOU libraries.
Hunter Worth: Youth Editor
Hunter is Youth Editor for GOOU. His day job is youth Counselor at Heritage Quest USA where he creates new accomplishment badges and the curriculum to help youth become better outdoorsman. Learn about current badge programs in the Youth In The Outdoors library.
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Welcome to the main campus of GOOU and our expansion of thirty new libraries of knowledge relating to hunting, fishing, shooting and eco sports. We are adding to what Global Outfitters has become known for: Where to... go on your next adventure by expanding on our database of 10,700 adventure destinations to include How to...improve your skills , and What with...the products needed to insure success.
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