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IRISH SETTER® EXTENDS RUTMASTER LINE TO INCLUDE RUTMASTER 2.0 LITE HUNTING BOOTS

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RED WING, MN (June 2015) —Irish Setter has developed lighter, more flexible Rutmaster™ knee boots. Joining the Rutmaster family will be three new Rutmaster 2.0 Lite styles, two lighter neoprene versions and a non-neoprene boot designed for simplicity.

The neoprene styles (#4890 and #4891) offer flexibility and easy on/off.  Hunters can fold over the neoprene top for a comfortable, customizable height.  These boots feature ScentBan™ scent control, and helpful side pulls up top. The bottom chassis features a lightweight rubber/RPM outsole, ¾ shank in the sole for underfoot stability, polyurethane footbed delivering long-lasting underfoot comfort, convenient heel kick for easy boot removal and vulcanized rubber for waterproofing and durable construction.

Style #4880 is an affordable Irish Setter rubber boot featuring a removable polyurethane footbed and the Chore Sole with an aggressive lug pattern to provide stability and traction – especially on upland terrains. A back gusset accommodates a wide range of calf sizes for enhanced comfort.

Rutmaster 2.0 LITE Men’s Styles (whole sizes 8-15)

STYLE #4890 IN REALTREE MAX-5® CAMO WITH 400 GRAMS OF PRIMALOFT® INSULATION, MEN’S $149.99*

STYLE #4891NON-INSULATED  IN MOSSY OAK® BOTTOMLAND®CAMO, MEN’S $139.99*

STYLE #4880 NON-INSULATED, ALL RUBBER CLAD, WITH VULCANIZED SOLE  IN MOSSY OAK® BREAK-UP COUNTRY®CAMO, MEN’S $119.99*

IRISH SETTER® DEVELOPS NEXT GENERATION KNEE BOOT WITH EXCEPTIONAL FIT & COMFORT – RUTMASTER™ 2.0 RUBBER HUNTING BOOTS WITH EXOFLEX® PERFORMANCE FIT SYSTEM

Irish Setter has engineered a new generation of the Rutmaster ™ knee boot. Rutmaster 2.0 hunting boots are waterproof and scent-free, providing excellent traction, superior fit, and easy on/off convenience. The Rutmaster 2.0 features lighter weight(3.5mm) neoprene, ScentBan™ technology, RPM™ outsole and ExoFlex® technology.

Rutmaster 2.0 boots feature a patent-pending ExoFlex panel that extends from the top of the boot down to the ankle for a snug, comfortable fit. An adjustable side gusset on provides additional fit control. The Mud Claw RPM II Sole lightens the boot for all day comfort without sacrificing comfort or durability. An aggressive lug pattern creates superb stability and traction on the toughest terrain and is designed to release mud and dirt. Rutmaster 2.0 incorporates a convenient heel kick plate, integrated pull-on handle and a removable polyurethane footbed.

“We keep refining and improving our knee boot collection. This new design with ExoFlex™ technology is our best yet,” said Charley Bryant, Irish Setter Line Manager for Red Wing Shoe Company. “Our field testers absolutely love these boots.”

Rutmaster 2.0 Men’s Styles (whole sizes 8-15)

  • STYLE #4882** NON-INSULATED IN REALTREE® XTRA CAMO, MEN’S $149.99*
  • STYLE #4881** IN REALTREE® XTRA CAMO WITH 800 GRAMS OF PRIMALOFT® INSULATION, MEN’S $169.99*
  • STYLE #4883** IN MOSSY OAK® BREAK-UP COUNTRY®CAMO WITH 800 GRAMS OF PRIMALOFT® INSULATION, MEN’S $169.99*
  • STYLE #4884** IN MOSSY OAK® BREAK-UP COUNTRY®CAMO WITH 1200 GRAMS OF PRIMALOFT® INSULATION, MEN’S $179.99*

Rutmaster 2.0 Women’s Styles (whole sizes 5-11)

  • STYLE #4885** NON-INSULATED IN REALTREE® XTRA GREEN CAMO, WOMEN’S $149.99*
  • STYLE #4887** IN REALTREE® XTRA CAMO WITH 1200 GRAMS OF PRIMALOFT® INSULATION, WOMEN’S $179.99*

IRISH SETTER® RUTMASTER RPM KNEE BOOT ARE 50% LIGHTER THAN TRADITIONAL RUBBER BOOTS

Irish Setter Rutmaster™ RPM knee boots are 50% lighter than traditional Irish Setter rubber boots. Their seamless design makes them waterproof and durable. RPM technology is a breakthrough composite material that significantly reduces the weight of the boot for extreme comfort and added durability. The one-piece upper and sole also incorporates RPM material under foot for cushioning. Rutmaster RPM boots feature Irish Setter’s proven ExoFlex® Performance Fit System for improved fit and easy on/off convenience. An Airmesh lining wicks moisture and allows air flow, while ScentBan™ eliminates foot and other odors. The Mud Claw RPM™ sole’s tread design offers an aggressive lug pattern for superb stability and traction while facilitating the release of mud and dirt.

Rutmaster RPM Men’s Styles (whole sizes 8-14)

  • STYLE #4892** NON-INSULATED 17” BOOT IN MOSSY OAK® BREAK-UP INFINITY®CAMO, MEN’S $159.99*
  • STYLE #4895 17” BOOT WITH 400 GRAMS OF PRIMALOFT® INSULATION IN MOSSY OAK® BREAK-UP INFINITY®CAMO, MEN’S $169.99*

Rutmaster 2.0 LITE boots will be available in January 2016. Rutmaster 2.0 boots and Rutmaster RPM #4892 will be available in July 2015 at leading outdoor retailers. Rutmaster RPM #4895 boots are available now. Visit www.irishsetterboots.com for the retailer nearest you. ** indicates new styles available in July 2015.

About Irish Setter

Based in Red Wing, MN, Irish Setter is a division of Red Wing Shoe Company that produces a full line of performance hunting boots and rugged outdoor casual footwear. Irish Setter continues to use leading technologies and the finest materials to offer customers the highest quality outdoor footwear. For more information about Irish Setter’s heritage, products and retailers, visit www.irishsetterboots.com.

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HookHunt Executive Will Speak At OCEANS 12 Conference

New Fishing & Hunting App Aids Species Management

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (October 2012) —Christian Anderson, a hunting and fishing industry executive,  will speak during the OCEANS 12 Conference in Hampton Roads, VA, October 14-19, 2012. The co-founder and CEO of Umaxoutdoors, LLC will discuss the use of mobile technology for better species management with this international gathering of scientists, engineers and responsible ocean users.Umaxoutdoors is launching its HookHunt mobile application this month. HookHunt is a fishing app and a hunting app in one. This convenient mobile app allows anglers and hunters to capture real time data by simply taking a picture with a smart phone. Time/date, GPS location, lunar phase, tidal information and comprehensive weather conditions are automatically recorded on the user’s website. The user can then query his or her personal data along with global data to create better strategies.Umaxoutdoors can share global data with interested wildlife management agencies. The data provided to wildlife management agencies will not include specific GPS coordinates or share users’ names but will allow agencies to pull information about a general area. This data could include information about how many fish of a certain species were caught within a specific time period.

“We’re very excited about our HookHunt launch,” said Anderson. “Soon wildlife agencies will be able to access timely information from our databases. And sportsmen and women can easily record information about their fishing or hunting trip and use that information to make their trips more productive or enjoyable in the future. It’s really a win-win for everyone who loves the outdoors and wants to ensure that future generations can enjoy it as well.”

The HookHunt app can be downloaded at the App Store and Google Play, Three versions are available: the Free version with one-touch photo upload, basic maps and weather; the Explorer version with more advanced features for $19.99/year and the fully-loaded Expert version for $29.99/year. Visit hookhunt.com for more details.

For a limited time, the Expert version of the HookHunt app can be downloaded for a 30 day free trial by entering CODE: free30.

 

About UmaxoutdoorsBased in Virginia Beach, VA, Umaxoutdoors, LLC has created the essential outdoor mobile app for anglers and hunters – HookHunt. The HookHunt app was conceived during a goose hunt with family and friends in Maryland. The business was formed in February 2012 by avid anglers and hunters. After extensive beta testing, the app will officially launch in October 2012.

This convenient mobile app allows anglers and hunters to capture real time data by simply taking a picture with a smart phone. Time/date, GPS location, lunar phase, tidal information and comprehensive weather conditions are automatically recorded on the user’s website. The user can then query his or her personal data along with global data to create better strategies. Visit hookhunt.com for more information.

About OCEANS 12

The OCEANS Conference series, jointly sponsored by the Marine Technology Society (MTS) and the Oceanic Engineering Society of IEEE (IEEE/OES), is a major international forum for scientists, engineers, and responsible ocean users to present the latest research results, ideas, developments, and applications in oceanic engineering and marine technology.

OCEANS 2012’s theme, Harnessing the Power of the Ocean, has as its foundation the conceptual National Ocean Enterprise that identifies seven societal benefits:

  • Improving predictions of climate change and weather, their effects on coastal communities and the nation
  • Improving the safety and efficiency of marine operations
  •  Mitigating the effects of natural hazards
  • Improving national and homeland security
  • Reducing public health risks
  • Protecting and restoring healthy coastal marine ecosystems
  • Enabling the sustained use of marine resources

Visit http://www.oceans12mtsieeehamptonroads.org/index.cfm for more information.

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Irish Setter Boots Chooses Mossy Oak Break Up For Its Hunting Boots

 

RED WING, MN (January 2008) — Irish Setter is introducing several new Fall 08 styles featuring the popular Mossy Oak Break Up camouflage pattern.

Irish Setter has selected Mossy Oak Break Up for its new big game hunting boots like the Mountain Claw King Toe #2866 which offers ample toe room and the innovative Mountain Claw Viper snake boot #3800 with an integrated gaiter system. The new Ladyhawk hunting boot line offers women a Mossy Oak Break Up style #3887. The camo is also found in Irish Setter’s Extreme Cold new products like the Snow Claw #3882.

“Mossy Oak has a strong following. Consumers ask for it by name,” explained Irish Setter Product Manager, Kyle Rackiewicz. “Irish Setter has 10 boots with Mossy Oak Break Up in our product line.”

These new Irish Setter boots with Mossy Oak will be available in July 2008 at leading outdoor retailers. Visit www.irishsetterboots.com for the retailer nearest you.

Based in Red Wing, MN, Irish Setter is a division of the Red Wing Shoe Company, Inc. that includes a full line of performance hunting boots, fishing shoes and outdoor casuals. Irish Setter continues to use leading technologies and the finest materials to provide customers the best quality outdoor footwear. For more information about Irish Setter’s heritage, products and retailers, visit http://www.irishsetterboots.com.

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Irish Setter Boots Adds Extended Sizes and Widths

 

RED WING, MN (January 2008) — Irish Setter is known for fit, comfort and performance. Fit and comfort are often components of having the right shoe size and width. Irish Setter, a division of Red Wing Shoe Company, has a reputation for having extended sizes and widths so more people can experience the comfort associated with a good fitting boot.

Most Irish Setter styles are available in D and EE (wide and double wide) from a men’s size 8 up to size 14 and offer half sizes. Several Irish Setter products are offered in extended sizes.

The Shadow Trek big game hunting boots #3868 and #3859 go down to a 5D. The Timber Flex big game hunting boots #3883 and #3884 also go down to a 5D.

In the Irish Setter Wingshooter upland collection, style #849 and #838 go down to a 6D. And style #847 starts at 7D. And almost anyone can find a Wingshooter #844 to fit them with sizes including B 8-14, D 7-14, EE 7-14 and H 8-14.

The Irish Setter Elk Tracker #882 also runs small and large with sizes B 8-14, D 8-16, EE 8-16 and H 7-13.

Even women have boot sizes particularly for them in the Ladyhawk collection (#3885, #3886, #3887). These Irish Setter boots are offered in women’s size medium 5-11. Another option is to buy a men’s boot. To convert your women’s shoe size to a men’s size, take your women’s shoe size and subtract 1.5.

 “Fit is an integral part of our brand,” explained Irish Setter Product Manager, Kyle Rackiewicz. “Irish Setter is proud of our extended size offering. We’re a part of Red Wing Shoe Company and that’s been a part of our heritage from the beginning.”

Many of these Irish Setter boots in extended sizes are available now at leading outdoor retailers. Visit www.irishsetterboots.com for the retailer nearest you.

Based in Red Wing, MN, Irish Setter is a division of the Red Wing Shoe Company, Inc. that includes a full line of performance hunting boots, fishing shoes and outdoor casuals. Irish Setter continues to use leading technologies and the finest materials to provide customers the best quality outdoor footwear. For more information about Irish Setter’s heritage, products and retailers, visit http://www.irishsetterboots.com.

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Editor’s Note: Visit http://www.irishsetterboots.com/press for media information and images. Please use the login and password provided to access images in a variety of formats. The recommended images for this product are: Shadow Trek #3868 and #3859; Timber Flex #3883 and #3884; Irish Setter Wingshooters #849, #838, #847, #844; Elk Tracker #882; Ladyhawk #3885, #3886, #3887.

Visit www.fireflypublicity.com for more information. Firefly Publicity works closely with writers and editors to place products in media like magazines, newspapers, on-line content, radio and television. Public relations is a cost effective way for companies to maximize their marketing or advertising budget. Firefly Publicity is a results-oriented pr firm located in Red Wing, Minnesota. If you’re interested in gaining exposure for your company’s products, please contact Kim Emery at Firefly Publicity.