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STRATOS DELIVERS PERFORMANCE, VERSATILITY AND AFFORDABILITY WITH NEW 386 XF
FLIPPIN, ARK. (November 12, 2014) -- Continuing its legacy of providing weekend anglers and water sports enthusiasts with versatile boats at an incredible value, Stratos Boats introduces a newly refined Stratos 386 XF. Delivering enough performance and fishing features for serious multi ...

STRATOS PRO MIKE MCCLELLAND LOOKS TO BEGIN NEW STREAK IN NEW RIDE
FLIPPIN, ARK. (April 16, 2014) -- Stratos Pro Mike McClelland has a lifetime of history with Table Rock Lake. When the recent B.A.S.S. Elite Series event converged on the famed Ozark Mountain fishery, the Bella Vista, Ark., pro found that not much had changed since his last tournamen ...

STRATOS BOATS ANNOUNCES 30TH ANNIVERSARY RETAIL PROMOTION
FLIPPIN, ARK. (January 3, 2014) -- In recognition of the company’s 30th Anniversary year, Stratos Boats announces the 30th Anniversary Promotion, a package of sales incentives valued at up to $1,650 for the buyers of qualifying Stratos models. The 30th Anniversary Promotion will ...

STRATOS BOATS ADDS JOHNNIE CANDLE TO PRO STAFF
FLIPPIN, ARK. (January 3, 2014) -- Stratos Boats announces the addition of professional walleye angler Johnnie Candle to the Stratos Pro Staff. As part of his partnership with the boat brand, Candle will compete in the Cabela's MWC and NWT events from a Stratos 326XF. A resident ...

NEW FOR 2014: STRATOS 186 VLO
FLIPPIN, ARK. (September 10, 2013) -- Stratos Boats continues to give anglers and boat buyers a better and more accessible alternative to aluminum by expanding its acclaimed VLO line with the addition of the new 186 VLO. Packed with fishing features and delivering performance and fishabi ...

STRATOS 2X PROGRAM BRINGS EXCLUSIVE BONUSES TO ANGLERS FISHING NEW CABELA’S NATIONAL WALLEYE TOUR
FLIPPIN, ARK. (November 2, 2012) -- As a sponsor of the all-new Cabela’s National Walleye Tour, Stratos Boats is making success at the highest level of competitive walleye fishing even more rewarding. Through their acclaimed Stratos 2X contingency program, qualified anglers competing ...

STRATOS PRO LARRY NIXON DOUBLES UP IN DETROIT
FLIPPIN (August 27, 2012) -- 26.Aug.2012 by Brett Carlson WOODHAVEN, Mich. – With his spot in bass fishing history already secure, it would be easy for Larry Nixon to coast for a few years before riding off into retirement. But Nixon simply isn’t wired that way; the competitive fire still burns. This week at the Walmart FLW Tour Open on Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair, Nixon clinched his fourth FLW Tour win and his second on Lake St. Clair – a week before his 62nd birthday no less.

NEW FOR 2013: STRATOS 176 VLO
FLIPPIN, ARK. (August 8, 2012) -- In 2007, Stratos asked boat buyers why they would settle for an aluminum boat when they could have a more stable fishing platform for less money. That message resonated with boat buyers, who soon made the Stratos 176XT the best-selling boat in its cl ...

NEW FOR 2012: STRATOS 189 VLO
FLIPPIN, ARK. (December 20, 2011) -- The days when tournament anglers relied on short fiberglass rods and wooden plugs are all but gone. Bass fishing has evolved and the equipment used by today’s professional has to keep pace. Enter the new Stratos 189 VLO – bass boat evolution accele ...

JASON HODGE CLAIMS MAXIMUM STRATOS 2X PROGRAM PAYOUT WITH BWSTA TOURNAMENT WIN ON PICKWICK LAKE
FLIPPIN, ARK. (November 1, 2011) -- Stratos owner Jason Hodge has spent many weekends telling his fishing buddies just how smooth and fast his Stratos 201 Evolution is. Now, on the heels of his latest tournament win, Hodge has added another descriptor to his favorite fishing platform: ...

NEW FOR 2012: STRATOS 326 XF
FLIPPIN, ARK. (August 11, 2011) -- Serious anglers across the country rely on Stratos Boats to give them the performance advantages it takes to consistently deliver big fish and even bigger tournament wins. In the world of hardcore angling where bigger is often better, Stratos rounds ...

STRATOS PRO SKEET REESE CHOSEN FOR B.A.S.S. ALL-STAR WEEK
FLIPPIN, AR (July 21, 2011) -- Online voting by bass fishing fans worldwide has given acclaimed Stratos Pro, Skeet Reese, automatic entry into the B.A.S.S. All-Star Week where he will compete against 11 of the biggest names in professional bass fishing.

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ANOTHER ANGLER MAXES OUT ON THE LUCRATIVE STRATOS 2X PROGRAM
FLIPPIN, AR (July 7, 2011) -- John Trunk’s favorite fishing spots might be a secret, but the West Virginia angler’s recipe for turning $10,000 into $20,000 certainly isn’t. Trunk, of St. Mary’s, W. Va., captured the largest first-place prize match available through the S ...

STRATOS BOATS ANNOUNCES “SUPER SUMMER SALES EVENT”
FLIPPIN, AR (June 16, 2011) -- In many parts of the country, the heat of summer has arrived in full force. With it comes even more opportunity to experience great times on the water with family and friends. It’s a concept at the core of Stratos Boats’ new Super Summer Sales Event. Loaded with exceptional purchasing power for anglers, these special sales incentives may well lead to some of the best deals of the year.

STRATOS UNVEILS ENERGETIC NEW WEBSITE, IMPROVED FEATURES
FLIPPIN, AR (February 3, 2011) -- High-performance, aggressively styled and constructed to meet the demands of the most competitive anglers on the planet, Stratos Boats is bringing the same attitude and style of its boats to the web. Through its improved website, Stratos Boats introd ...

STRATOS BOATS ANNOUNCES "STEP UP OR STEP BACK" PROMOTION
FLIPPIN, AR (January 18, 2011) -- In a competitive marketplace, sometimes it pays to be aggressive. That's the mindset at Stratos Boats. It's the concept behind so many of the finely-tuned, high performance designs. It's also the philosophy that inspired the new "Step Up or Step B ...

KAVIN TRUDEAU WINS LARGEST STRATOS 2X PAYOUT IN PROGRAM HISTORY
FLIPPIN, AR (September 27, 2010) -- Partners Kavin Trudeau and Lorne Sugrue surprised a few people at the 15th annual Renegade Bass Series Classic with the 10-fish, 39.44 lb stringer they brought to the scales during the two-day event. But nothing prepared the Canadian anglers and Stratos Boats loyalists for what the first-place finish would bring.

NEW STRATOS WEAR AVAILABLE THROUGH REDESIGNED ONLINE STORE
FLIPPIN, AR (August 25, 2010) -- Owners and enthusiasts of Stratos boats have new options to display their passion for aggressive performance and style. An entirely new line of high-quality, Stratos-branded sportswear is now available on the completely redesigned Stratos Wear websit ...

NEW FOR 2011: STRATOS CHAMPION ELITE SERIES
FLIPPIN, AR (July 23, 2010) -- Whether anglers are seeking to strengthen their competitive grip with a proven, performance-driven hull design or looking to upgrade to an aggressive, smooth-riding and luxuriously equipped professional bass boat, the new Stratos Champion Elite Series boats are built to outgun and outperform just about anything on the water.

STRATOS BOATS ADDS BASS ELITE SERIES PRO MIKE MCCLELLAND
FLIPPIN, AR (July 13, 2010) -- A familiar name at the top of the BASS Elite Series standings, Mike McClelland will continue to be a mainstay aboard his favorite bass boat following his recent addition to the Stratos Boats Pro Staff. McClelland's move to the Stratos Pro Staff ...

SKEET REESE JOINS WITH STRATOS CREATING THE ULTIMATE POWERHOUSE OF PERFORMANCE
FLIPPIN, AR (May 27, 2010) -- Reinforcing a significant commitment to high performance on the water, championship angler Skeet Reese has joined with Stratos® Boats, bringing an elevated level of energy to the Stratos product line. An impressive competitor, Reese's angling caree ...

STRATOS 201XL EVOLUTION NAMED TO TOP-10 LIST BY BOATING LIFE
MURFREESBORO, TENN (May 4, 2009) -- In its May 2009 issue, Boating Life magazine names the Stratos 201XL Evolution to its list of Top-10 best boats of the year. Selected for its impressive performance, fast hull, intuitive storage layout, unparalleled fishability and value for anglers ...

ACCENT MARINE TO HOST 16TH ANNUAL STRATOS OWNERS' TOURNAMENT
TAMPA, FLA (February 27, 2009) -- Stratos and Javelin boat owners from across Florida and the southeast will converge on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes on April 25-26 for Accent Marine’s 16th Annual Stratos Owners’ Tournament. The six-fish-limit tournament, open only to Stratos and Jav ...

STRATOS BOATS RENEWS 2X “DOUBLE YOUR WINNINGS” CONTINGENCY PROGRAM FOR 2009, EXPANDS PROGRAM TO INCLUDE WALLEYE EVENTS
MURFREESBORO, TN (November 25, 2008) -- Following the enormous success of Stratos Boats’ 2X “Double Your Winnings” contingency program in 2008, the company recently announced the renewal of the program for the 2009 calendar year. The 2X program, designed to fuel anglers’ passion for fishin ...

NEW FOR 2009: STRATOS 385XF
MURFREESBORO, TENN. (September 16, 2008) -- The introduction of the Stratos® XT Series in 2007 delivered an all-fiberglass, value packed fishing platform that caught the attention of tournament anglers, weekend fishermen and families across the country. The 1760DV, introduced by Stratos® earlier this year, gave similar rewards to those looking for features and performance at a price they could afford. New for 2009, the Stratos® 385XF is positioned to bring the same advantages – quality fiberglass construction, incredible value, serious fishing features –to multi-species fishermen at a price unmatched by the age-old designs of aluminum models.

STRATOS KICKS OFF 25TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR
MURFREESBORO, TENN. (August 4, 2008) -- For a quarter century, serious anglers looking for a top-performing design that’s as easy to own as it is to enjoy have found a rewarding home with Stratos boats. Celebrating that special relationship with anglers and their families, Stratos Boats is ...

NEW FOR 2009: STRATOS 201XL AND 294XL EVOLUTION
MURFREESBORO, TENN. (August 4, 2008) -- For a quarter century, Stratos Boats has built a legacy based on hand crafted, innovative products for serious fishermen and families alike. Now, celebrating the official launch of their 25th anniversary model year, Stratos introduces the new Evolut ...

STRATOS BOATS UNVEILS 2X WINNERS PROGRAM
MURFREESBORO, TENN. (April 16, 2008) -- Capitalizing on the enormous popularity of team tournaments across the country, Stratos Boats recently announced the new 2X Double Your Winnings contingency program. Designed to reward Stratos owners with serious cash, the program will run from Apri ...

STRATOS 186XT NAMED TO BOATING LIFE'S
MURFREESBORO, TENN. (April 8, 2008) -- Following on the heels of the revolutionary and widely popular Stratos 176XT, the bigger, tournament-ready Stratos 186XT is quickly making a name for itself - racking up accolades and rave reviews since its debut. Most recently, the 186XT was heralded by Boating Life magazine as setting the standard for their annual list of "Best Buys" in the fishing boat industry.

NEW FOR 2008: STRATOS 1760DV - AT $18,995, THE ALL-FIBERGLASS, MULTI-SPECIES CONFIGURATION FAR SURPASSES ALUMINUM
MURFREESBORO, TENN. (February 20, 2008) -- On the heels of the best-selling Stratos 176XT, comes a versatile fishing boat as suited to multi-species angling as its predecessor is to chasing bass. No longer are anglers confined to the same aluminum boats used by our fishing forefathers, boats ...

STRATOS 176XT TAKES OVER AS TOP-SELLING BOAT IN ITS CLASS
MURFREESBORO (October 10, 2007) -- For far too long, the options available for 17-foot boat buyers were few. The same aluminum boats with all their shortcomings were the norm. Beginning with the 2007 model year, however, Stratos responded to the needs of the 17-foot boat buyer with th ...

STRATOS 186XT - BIGGER THAN ANY OTHER 18-FOOT BOAT IN ITS CLASS FOR UNDER $17,000
MURFREESBORO, TENN. (August 17, 2007) -- When the Stratos 176XT hit the market in late summer 2006, it exploded onto the fishing scene by giving anglers everywhere a less expensive, more stable and longer-lasting alternative to aluminum boats. Now, the XT line has been expanded with the 200 ...

STRATOS 476SF - ROOM FOR FAMILY, FUN AND FISHING FOR UNDER $20,000
MURFREESBORO, TENN. (August 17, 2007) -- Taking part in the boating lifestyle doesn't have to break the family's bank account. For years, families have said what they needed - and most importantly, what they wanted - in a boat for all-around family fun. New for 2008, Stratos responds to the ...

FARLEY AND CRAVEN WIN STRATOS OWNERS' TOURNAMENT TRAIL CHAMPIONSHIP
GALLATIN, TENN. (October 9, 2006) -- The Team of Tommy Farley of Colonial Heights, Va., and Chad Craven of Raleigh, N.C., won the Stratos Owners' Tournament Trail World Championship on Old Hickory Lake near Gallatin, Tenn., on Oct. 6-7. The anglers earned a 2007 Stratos 201 Pro XL with ...

STRATOS 176XT SET TO REVOLUTIONIZE THE 17-FOOT BOAT MARKET
MURFREESBORO, TENN. (September 12, 2006) -- Performance, form and function in an all-fiberglass boat priced less than aluminum