Yamaha - National Hunting & Fishing Day
Sweepstakes Runs Through October
Outdoorsmen to Enter for a Chance to Win a
Grizzly 550 FI EPS ATV
CYPRESS, Calif. — September 24, 2009 — Yamaha
Motor Corp., U.S.A., a leading maker of ATV and
Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicles, reminds outdoorsmen
and women that National Hunting and Fishing
(NHF) Day is coming up on September 26.
Yamaha is a proud sponsor of NHF Day and is
giving away a 2009 Grizzly 550 FI ATV with
Electric Power Steering (EPS) to support the
cause. The sweepstakes runs through the
end of October, and people can register to win
“Yamaha is in the outdoors year round, but
National Hunting & Fishing Day gives us a
special opportunity to show our support for
outdoorsmen and women across the country,” said
Steve Nessl, marketing manager for Yamaha’s ATV/SxS
group. Through its relationships with
organizations such as Ducks Unlimited, Safari
Club International, Buckmasters, NWTF and NHF
Day, among others, Yamaha is a continued
supporter of conservation efforts for outdoor
Scheduled annually on the fourth Saturday of
September, this year the celebration of hunting,
fishing and conservation is set for September
26, 2009. NHF Day serves as the most
effective grass roots effort ever taken to
promote outdoor sports and conservation.
Public commemorations of hunting, fishing and
conservation are being planned nationwide.
And the official home of NHF Day, the Wonders of
Wildlife museum in Springfield, Mo., is
spearheading a national awareness campaign.
More information can be found at
The sweepstakes is open to all hosts,
volunteers and attendees of any of the hundreds
of nationwide events celebrating NHF Day.
The contest is also open to all outdoor
recreational sports participants. One
lucky entrant, 18 years-of-age or older, will
win a 2009 Yamaha Grizzly 550 FI EPS.
Approximate retail value is $8,199. No
purchase necessary. The sweepstakes ends
at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time on Oct. 31,
2009. The winner will be determined by
random drawing. Complete rules, entry info and
more information are available by visiting
The growing list of sponsors for National
Hunting and Fishing Day includes Wonders of
Wildlife, National Shooting Sports Foundation,
Bass Pro Shops, Sportsman Channel, Realtree,
GunBroker.com, Hunting Heritage Trust, Cabela’s,
Boone and Crockett Club, Smith & Wesson, Field &
Stream/Outdoor Life, Woolrich, Yamaha and Pope
and Young Club.
About Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A.
Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A.
(YMUS), a leader in the motorsports market, makes
the toughest, most capable and versatile ATV and
Side-by-Side vehicles. The company’s ever-expanding
product offerings also include motorcycles, outboard
motors, personal watercraft, snowmobiles, boats,
outdoor power equipment, race kart engines, accessories,
apparel and much more. YMUS products are sold through
a nationwide network of more than 4,000 dealers
in the United States.
Headquartered in Cypress, Calif., since its
incorporation in 1977, YMUS also has facilities
in Wisconsin and Georgia, as well as factory operations
in Tennessee and Georgia. For more information on