Fears, Ferguson, Hamilton Among Hall Inductees

Traditional archery exhibition shooter Byron Ferguson and longtime outdoor writer J. Wayne Fears are among those announced for the “Legends of the Outdoors” National Hall of Fame induction in August.

J. Wayne Fears

Others to be inducted in the 11th class include Quality Deer Management Association founder Joe Hamilton, Ducks Unlimited co-founder Art Ladehoff, 1974 Bassmaster Classic champion Tommy Martin, and longtime Bassmaster competitor and television show host Ray Breckenridge (posthumous).

Induction ceremonies will be Aug. 18 aboard the General Jackson Showboat in Nashville on the Cumberland River. Legends of the Outdoors member Hank Parker is the guest speaker.

Tickets are $85 and the induction is open to the public. Ticket purchase deadline is Aug. 10.

For more information visit Legends of the Outdoors.