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Waypoint TV Hosts Chasin’ The Sun Marathon Presented By Smith Optics

Austin, TX – The world’s leading entertainment destination for hunting, fishing and outdoor adventure programming, Waypoint TV, is hosting a five-hour Chasin’ The Sun Marathon presented by Smith Optics on Thursday, September 28 from 6 to 11 PM on Samsung TV Plus (Channel 1315), PLUTO TV, VIZIO WatchFree+ (Channel 630), LG Channels (Channel 486), FuboTV, Sling Freestream, XUMO (Channel 718), Local Now (Channel 2100), and Tubi, or you can watch Capt. Justin Leake and Meredith McCord any time on the Waypoint TV app or website.

Viewers can gear up for adrenaline-packed journeys with Justin and Meredith in back-to-back episodes from their newest season. With their extensive experience and infectious passion for angling, the two hosts provide a unique experience for the Waypoint audience. In this five-hour Chasin’ The Sun Marathon presented by Smith Optics, viewers will get a taste of the incredibly diverse fishery of Panama City Beach. From acrobatic tarpon to goliath groupers, redfish and even the common yet delicious mahi mahi, this marathon is filled with an extensive variety of species for viewers. 

“Panama City Beach is one of America’s premiere fishing destinations and Chasin’ The Sun is a great way to showcase the many ways anglers can experience it,” says J. Michael Brown, Vice President of Tourism Development for Visit Panama City Beach and the show’s Executive Producer.  “Waypoint TV helps us tell our story and we’re thrilled to share five hours of saltwater action during the marathon.”

“We’re excited to share a Chasin’ The Sun marathon with viewers,” says Waypoint TV’s Director of Content Operations, Katherine Brookshire. “This series goes beyond fishing – it’s about the love for the outdoors and how Captain Justin and Meredith share their passion and exceptional angling skills through education, humor and fun. This marathon will be a great way for viewers to get a peek at what Panama City Beach has to offer.” 

How to Watch Waypoint TV: 

Watch more Chasin’ The Sun episodes every Saturday at 10 AM ET on the Waypoint TV Channel. 

About Waypoint TV

Waypoint TV is the Destination for entertainment for hunting, fishing, and outdoor adventure content. Waypoint TV is dedicated to providing a true connection between the viewer and the outdoors through their Television channel, online streaming platform, Apps, and Podcast Network.  Find your destination at and connect with us on FacebookInstagramTwitter, and YouTube

About Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach is situated on 27 miles of sugar-white sand beaches bordering clear, emerald-green waters where the Gulf of Mexico and St. Andrew Bay converge.  With 320 days of sunshine annually and attractions such as St. Andrews State Park and Pier Park, the region has long been favored by travelers seeking an affordable beach vacation with year-round offerings for families, couples, groups and adventure-seekers.  These include championship golf courses, spas, sporting events, award-winning dining and diverse recreational activities.

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