MINNEAPOLIS (April 27, 2004) — Coming May 16 on “FLW Outdoors” television, co-hosts Carlton Wing and Taylor Carr will preview the Wal-Mart Bass Fishing League All-American on Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, Ark. The duo will be joined by Wal-Mart FLW Tour pro angler Rob Kilby, a Hot Springs native.

The crew will be on the water with BFL competitor Shane Allman of Sam Rayburn, Texas, as he prepares to compete in the All-American championship. The show will also follow another All-American hopeful, Ray Barga of Gilbertsville, Ky., as he tries to qualify for the big event.

Features of the show will include a profile of FLW Tour pro George Cochran, who also hails from Hot Springs. Cochran has competed in the Wal-Mart FLW Tour since 1996 and has made four appearances at the FLW Tour Championship. The crew will then join Team Castrol pro Bobby Curtis of Siloam Springs, Ark., as he shows how to use top-water baits while fishing on Beaver Lake.

The Outdoor Life Network broadcasts “FLW Outdoors” every Sunday from 1-2 p.m. ET and again on Thursdays from 5-6 p.m. ET. Check local listings for show times and channels in your area.

During each tournament show, “FLW Outdoors” television hosts Carlton Wing and Taylor Carr will go on location to provide on-the-water coverage. Tournament weigh-ins are broadcast live at Wal-Mart stores throughout the country and tape-delayed on “FLW Outdoors” by three weeks to bring audiences nationwide the best tournament footage possible throughout the season.

FLW Outdoors is the industry’s premier provider of sport-fishing tournaments, including the Wal-Mart FLW Tour, the world’s most lucrative bass-fishing circuit; the EverStart Series, known as the gateway to the FLW Tour; the Wal-Mart Bass Fishing League for weekend anglers; the Wal-Mart Texas Tournament Trail; the Wal-Mart RCL Walleye Tour, the world’s most lucrative walleye-fishing circuit; and the Wal-Mart RCL Walleye League for weekend anglers.