CORVALLIS, Ore. - Chevy Pro Jay Yelas has entered into a sponsorship agreement with Typhoon® Polarized Optics for the 2013 season. The FLW Tour veteran and Chevy pro team member will be utilizing Typhoon sunglasses exclusively while on Tour.
"Typhoon makes great glasses in a large number of styles,” said Yelas. “Protecting my eyes both from damaging sun rays, hooks, weights and other objects is important for any angler. Typhoon offers great glasses at very affordable prices. Plus, with their 'Wear It to Win it' program, there is a good chance for any angler to win cash."
Yelas has amassed over 2.1 million in career earnings, including more than $880,000 in FLW Tour and FLW Series events since 1997. In addition, Yelas has made nine Forrest Wood Cup appearances, including seven straight since 2006. He won the 2002 Bassmaster Classic on Lay Lake and has taken the title at five other Bassmaster events. Overall, Yelas has finished in the top 10 an astounding 72 times on the FLW Tour and Bassmaster tournament trails combined.
Typhoon Polarized Optics sunglasses are available in three different Aquaview® lens transmissions: Copper Rose, Horizon Grey and Sunset Brown. Typhoon sunglasses are currently available in 20 different styles and are all backed by a full lifetime warranty. Typhoon also has several sunglass models that are available for use with prescription lenses. Typhoon sunglasses retail between $59.99 and $69.99 and include a floating optical case and protective microfiber bag that doubles as a cleaning cloth. For more information on the complete line of Typhoon Polarized Optics, or to find your local authorized dealer, visit Typhoon.com.