JIM SHOCKEY IS AN AWARD-WINNING OUTDOOR WRITER, WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER, VIDEOGRAPHER, NATURALIST, WILDERNESS GUIDE, AND OUTFITTER.
He owns several exclusive outfitting territories in Canada's wildlands, including the renowned Pacific Rim Guide Territory on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, and the famed 12,000 square mile Rogue River Outfitting in the Yukon Territory. His television productions have won 15 Golden Moose Awards from 2009-2017, and he is accomplished in archery, muzzleloader, and rifle. He is a retired Honorary Lieutenant Colonel of 4 Canadian Ranger Patrol Group (4CRPG) Canadian Armed Forces and is a Member International of the Explorer's Club in New York City, and works in production with his entire family—Louise, Eva, and Branlin.
Jim attended Simon Fraser University and Carleton University and was an all-American swimmer and member of the Canadian National Water polo team, attending two World Championships. He is considered to be an expert on the ethnocentric arts of Western Canada, and in 2019 opened the Hand of Man Museum of Cultural Arts and Conservation on Vancouver Island, Canada. Tens of thousands have been through this amazing museum, which is funded entirely by voluntary donations.
Eva Shockey is all about family, the outdoors, hunting and living a balanced, healthy lifestyle. Growing up with Professional Hunter and Outdoor Television Producer, Jim Shockey, as a father, she has been part of the outdoor industry since birth.
With a combined passion for conservation and adventure, Eva is known as a strong, proud, female outdoorswoman and has become an influential spokesperson for hunters, appearing on national television spots, including Fox News, Fox & Friends, Fox Business and ABC Nightline. In 2015, Eva was featured alongside Miranda Lambert in the award-winning Ram Trucks commercial, "Courage is Already Inside" and also became the second woman to ever be featured on the cover of Field & Stream, only preceded by Queen Elizabeth II who was the first female to appear on the cover in 1976.
Prior to joining the outdoor industry full-time, Eva was a competitive dancer and continues to incorporate her passion for dance, fitness and nutrition into her daily life. Eva currently has more than 1.5 million followers across social media and updates her pages daily with photos and videos, highlighting her adventures, recipes, fashion and tips on living well.
Eva spends more than half the year traveling the world to hunt and co-host "Jim Shockey's Hunting Adventures" on Outdoor Channel, as well as representing major companies such as Under Armour, Cabela's, Daniel Defense, Bowtech, MTN OPS and Muzzy Broadheads. In 2015, Eva married professional hockey player, Tim Brent, and has found a way to balance hunting, travel, and family into what she calls the "best lifestyle in the world".