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Magellan Outdoors Pro Jacob Wheeler Signature Series Now Available at Academy Sports + Outdoors

KATY, TEXAS – Academy Sports + Outdoors (“Academy”) (Nasdaq: ASO) is proud to announce the Magellan Outdoors Pro Jacob Wheeler Signature Series is now available in stores and online at academy.com. Ranging from performance footwear and pullover fishing hoodies to rain jackets and accessories, with an exclusive RealTree Storm pattern, the new collection offers anglers tournament-quality gear at an incredible value.

“I am thrilled to have worked on this signature series collection with Academy Sports + Outdoors to bring the Magellan Outdoors Pro Jacob Wheeler line of apparel and accessories to life,” said Wheeler. “It’s reassuring to have products I know I can trust on and off the water, and I look forward to seeing fellow anglers use the products themselves.”

The Magellan Outdoors Pro Jacob Wheeler Signature Series was designed specifically with early season bass fishing in mind. Perfect for fellow anglers, the two-time MLF Angler of the Year wanted to take the innovation found in Magellan Outdoors Pro and create pieces tailored to his own personal style.

“Jacob has been a phenomenal partner for both Academy Sports + Outdoors and the Magellan Outdoors brand for quite some time, and we are excited to offer our customers the same great products they have come to trust, now with Jacob’s personal and professional touch in the design,” said Eastin Jordan, Senior Vice President of Private Brands at Academy Sports + Outdoors.

Magellan Outdoors Men’s Pro Fish Jacob Wheeler RealTree Storm Pullover Hoodie

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The pullover hoodie is designed for those long, grueling days on the water under the sun. It’s made from a polyester interlocking material for added strength, while moisture wicking technology keeps you dry in the heat and humidity. The UPF 50 protection keeps the sun rays away, while the hood and thumb hole offer extra protection.

Key Features:

  • Polyester material for performance and durability
  • Moisture wicking flex technology with UPF 50 protection
  • Ventilated and lightweight design
  • Thumbholes for extra protection on the hands
  • Available in two colorways: RealTree Black Storm & Green Light Storm
  • Sizes Small – XXXL

Price: $44.99

Magellan Outdoors Men’s Pro Fish Jacob Wheeler Signature Pro Long Sleeve Shirt

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Made from 100% polyester with ripstop dobby for increased durability, and antimicrobial technology to keep you fresh all day, the moisture wicking fabric will ensure your day on the water goes without interruption. It is designed with UPF guard protection and features a patented fishing line cutter trim, hidden button-down collar, and long sleeves with thumbholes.

Key Features:

  • 100% polyester material for performance and durability
  • Moisture wicking and antimicrobial technology for freshness and durability
  • Stain-resistant for sweat protection
  • Long sleeved with thumbholes
  • Patented fishing line cutter trim
  • Rod loop
  • Available in two colorways: black & green light
  • Sizes Small – XXXL

Price: $44.99

Magellan Men’s ProFish Jacob Wheeler Signature Rain Jacket

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The Jacob Wheeler Rain Jacket will get you through the small breaks in weather. To take off the edge on a wet, foggy morning, or through light precipitation, the 100% polyester material is a UPF-protection, wind-resistant and water-repellent shell that keeps you comfortable and breathable during the warmer months. It has an adjustable hood, long sleeves, a reflective Magellan ‘M’ on the back for visibility and a 50D camo print PU coating for convenience.
Key Features:

  • 100% polyester material for performance and durability
  • UPF protection from the sun
  • Water repellent and breathable for comfort
  • Wind-resistant to stay warm
  • Full zip for easy on and off
  • Adjustable hood
  • Critically taped for added durability
  • Available colorway: black
  • Sizes Small – XXXL

Price: $59.99

Magellan Outdoors Men’s ProFish Jacob Wheeler Signature Tech Shorts

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The Jacob Wheeler ProFish Tech Shorts are made from a blend of nylon and spandex ripstop fabric for durability and comfort. The UPF 50 protection keeps skin safe from harmful sun rays. The flex technology and waistband allow for a true, breathable fit, and the water repellant finish will keep you cool and dry all day on the water.

Key Features:

  • Blended nylon and spandex ripstop fabric
  • Water-repellent finish
  • UPF 50 protection from the sun
  • Flex technology and waistband with button and front-fly zipper
  • Ventilated design with stain repellent technology
  • 6 pockets
  • Available in two colorways: black and gray
  • Sizes 30” – 44”

Price: $39.99

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Knowing how important protective and reliable gloves are on the water, Wheeler took pride in creating these lightweight gloves with unrestricted mobility. In a RealTree Black Storm colorway, this fabric wicks away moisture, dries quickly, and provides UPF protection against burns.

Key Features:

  • Blended nylon and spandex ripstop fabric
  • Moisture wicking, quick dry materials keeps away sweat
  • UPF 50 protection from the sun
  • Fingerless design with silicone palm grips
  • RealTree Storm camouflage adds a rugged look
  • Available in colorway: RealTree Black Storm
  • Sizes Small/Medium and Large/X Large

Price: $29.99

Magellan Outdoors Pro Fish Men’s JW Signature Performance Boat Shoes

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Head to the boat wearing the Magellan Outdoors Pro Fish Men’s JW Signature Performance Boat Shoes. These shoes feature water-repellent 3-layer mesh uppers for breathability and dryness. The removable perforated EVA footbeds provide comfort and water drainage.

Key Features: 

  • 3-layer mesh uppers provide breathability
  • Water-repellent treatment on uppers to keep feet dry
  • Nature Tex 70® strobel insole boards contain 70% recycled content
  • RealTree Storm print on heel
  • Cord stoppers and bungee lacing system

Price: $49.99

Jacob Wheeler has been an Academy Sports + Outdoors partner since 2015. Academy Sports + Outdoors has 269 stores, where customers can find a wide assortment of fishing products including rods and reels, baits, lures, fish finders, tackle, storage, waders, kayaks, sunglasses, fishing apparel, footwear and more.

For store locations and to shop Academy’s selection of fishing products, customers can visit www.academy.com.

About Academy

Academy is a leading full-line sporting goods and outdoor recreation retailer in the United States. Originally founded in 1938 as a family business in Texas, Academy has grown to 268 stores across 18 states. Academy’s mission is to provide “Fun for All” and Academy fulfills this mission with a localized merchandising strategy and value proposition that strongly connects with a broad range of consumers. Academy’s product assortment focuses on key categories of outdoor, apparel, sports & recreation and footwear through both leading national brands and a portfolio of private label brands. For more information, visit www.academy.com.

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