Weatherby’s booth (#126) at the 2014 Western Hunting & Conservation Expo will feature appearances by Team Weatherby celebrity Chad “Money” Mendes, a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) featherweight title contender.
A crowd favorite for his explosiveness and speed, Mendes is on a five-fight winning streak and has a 16-1 Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) record. He was a two-time All-American wrestler at Cal Poly university, earning two PAC-10 championships with a record of 30-1 his senior year. Mendes is an avid hunter and outdoorsman.
Mendes will sign autographs in the Weatherby booth from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, and Saturday, Feb. 15.
The Western Hunting & Conservation Expo runs Feb. 13-16 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The event is hosted by Mule Deer Foundation and Sportsmen for Fish & Wildlife.
Team Weatherby is a group of celebrities who act as spokespersons for the legendary firearms company.
Leupold & Stevens, Inc. co-sponsors the team. For more information, visit www.TeamWeatherby.com.
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