Browning Pro Staff
Jared WihongiMaster of bladed weapons.
Jared Wihongi knows knives. Jared is exactly the kind of person you would want consulting on the design of any edged weapon. Jared can take care of himself. He has 25 years of dead-serious international martial arts experience. As they wrote in a Knives Illustrated article, he has experience "under his multiple black belts -- particularly with the Filipino blade-fighting system of Pekiti-Tirsia Kali."
Willi SchmidtHost of Browning's Pure Hunting TV.
Willi Schmidt is one of those unique individuals who wants to do it his way. The old fashioned way. The way the ordinary hunters do it. That's what he set out to do with his TV show Pure Hunting. He finds ways to make great hunts happen and he does it in ways that you and I can do it too. As a memeber of the Browning Pro Staff we recommend Pure Hunting as a show that is a perfect match for the Browning way.
The Bartholow Brothers.These boys can really shoot. Period!
Foster and Matt -- the Bartholow Brothers -- are fast become two of the youngest trap shooting celebrities in America. Both have significant accomplishments under their belts and both know how to get the job done under extreme pressure. Get a few tips from them in this video from Browning bly clicking below.
Knight & HaleThe game call "legends" are part of the Browning family.
Harold Knight and David Hale are truly legendary. Browning is proud to have them as part of our Pro Staff team. Both of them love Browning gear and the way it complements their way of hunting. Browning is also proud to be a sponsor of the Knight & Hale's Ultimate Hunting TV show.
Russ KommerBrowning Pro Staff and World Renowned Knife Designer
Today, nearly every Browning knife is designed by the legendary custom knifemaker, Russ Kommer. Where Russ goes, people gather to learn more about his designs and to hear his hunting stories. He wouldn't call himself a “knife celebrity.” But he clearly is.
Fred ZinkBird caller and TV host extraordinaire.
Watch Fred, his Maxus and his Dirty Bird clothing and gear on this Avian X TV show right now.
Kristy Lee CookGreat voice. Incredible hunter. A true Browning girl.
Kristy Lee Cook is an accomplished hunter and Browning Pro Staff Team member. Plus she is a country music star extraordinaire.
Brody SikesThe newest member of the Browning Pro Staff Team.
Brody is a rising star on the clay target scene, winning the 2010 North American Grand Prix FITASC event at Claythorne Lodge. Brody shoots a Browning Citori for clay targets and a Silver in the blind. A product of the popular SCTP development program, Brody and his Browning shotguns will be in the winner’s circle for years to come.
Stephen LeBlancBrowning Expeditions TV Show Host and Ultimate Pro Staffer.
Legendary sculptor, acclaimed hunter and true friend of Browning, Stephen LeBlanc is uniquely qualified to serve as guide to the natural world. Besides being an avid hunter, he has a degree in wildlife biology and is an acclaimed wildlife sculptor. He's regularly serves as a guest host on TV shows and is host of the Classic Browning Expeditions TV series. He is a true friend of all of us at Browning.
Robbie PurserBrowning Pro Staff competitive shooter and avid hunter.
Browning Pro-Staffer Robbie Purser started shooting skeet at the very young age of six. He was a fast learner. Among his accomplishments he is a twelve-time All-American Team member, a member of Team USA and a ten-time Georgia State Champion. All told, Robbie has more than 200 tournament wins to his credit — all with Browning autoloaders.
DeeAnn MasseyLegendary Browning Pro Staff Team Member.
DEEANN MASSEY was introduced to sporting clays shooting by her husband Jeff, who taught her to shoot in their backyard. She shot in her first tournament in the summer of 1996. In 1997, ten days before the Sporting Clays National Championship, she purchased her first 12 gauge Browning Gold. She used the Gold to tie for Ladies High Overall. Since then . . .
Johnny MeitzenBrowning's Master Shotgunner and Teacher.
JOHNNY MEITZEN started shooting competitively in 1987 and is currently a NSCA Level III instructor. He has won a number of shooting titles . . .
Matt Hughes9-Time UFC World Champion, Friend of Browning.
Matt Hughes still stays busy with his scheduled UFC fights as well as working with promising, young mixed martial arts fighters in his own gym. In his spare time he has become one of the newest members of the Browning family, as well as a contributing member of the Browning Pro-Staff Team.
Rick CamugliaBrowning Pro-Staff, Sporting Clays Champion and More.
Rick is a true friend of Browning and an accomplished Browning Pro-Staff Shooter. Rick is a long-time Browning shooter with multiple sporting clays titles, nearly all won with Browning autoloading shotguns. His wins include multiple National and Regional FITASC Championships
Zac CooperLittle Man, Big Dreams.
One thing we all enjoy is a young man who has an infectious enthusiasm for hunting. That describes Zac Cooper. This teen may look small, but when you speak with him or listen to one of his speeches you'll see his ideas for involving young people in hunting and the outdoors are very big.