Fishing fans to meet Team Chevy pros Jan. 19.

OKEECHOBEE, Fla. (Jan. 10, 2006) - As part of the festivities surrounding the Wal-Mart FLW Tour stop presented by Snickers on Lake Okeechobee in Clewiston Jan. 18-21, Gilbert Chevrolet in Okeechobee will be hosting Chevy Pro Night from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19.

Fishing fans will have the chance to swap fish tales with Team Chevy anglers Larry Nixon, Luke Clausen, Kim Stricker, Dion Hibdon and David Fritts. These FLW Tour anglers will be signing autographs, posing for photos and offering fishing advice to fishing fans from across the region during the two-hour celebration at Gilbert Chevrolet located at 3550 S. Highway 441 in Okeechobee.

The first 100 fans attending Chevy Pro Night will receive a free FLW Outdoors hat. Additionally, fans can register to win a Poulan chain saw, fishing rods, fishing tackle and a die cast Ranger boat.

Named after the legendary founder of Ranger Boats, Forrest L. Wood, FLW Outdoors administers the Wal-Mart FLW Tour, Wal-Mart FLW Series, Stren Series, Wal-Mart Bass Fishing League, Wal-Mart Texas Tournament Trail, Wal-Mart FLW Walleye Tour, Wal-Mart FLW Walleye League, Wal-Mart FLW Kingfish Tour, Wal-Mart FLW Kingfish Series and Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series. These circuits offer combined purses exceeding $36.5 million through 235 events in 2006.

For more information about FLW Outdoors and its tournament programs, visit or call (270) 252-1000. For directions to Gilbert Chevrolet, visit or call (863) 763-3154. Wal-Mart and many of America's largest and most respected companies support FLW Outdoors and its tournament trails. Wal-Mart signed on as an FLW Outdoors sponsor in 1997 and today is the world's leading supporter of tournament fishing. For more information about Wal-Mart, visit