We are not responsible for late
entries and late entries will be denied.
Take off position is based on first
entered first out. Boat number will be
assigned as entries are received.
Number of entrants will determine
number of flights.
One place will be paid for every 7 boats registered. (E.g. 100 boats = 14 places plus 1st.)
All appropriate fees must be paid
You must be at least 16 years of age
or accompanied by a parent or guardian
All live wells will be inspected prior
Alcoholic beverages are prohibited
during tournament hours including weigh-in.
There will be a brief safety and
rules meeting at the ramp prior to start
All boats will be required to show
proof of liability insurance.
All boat must be a minimum of 15 feet
in length and be equipped with at least a 25 hp motor
Aerated live wells are mandatory
Kill Switches are Mandatory
Coast Guard approved floatation
devices must be worn anytime the boat is on plane.
No boat may be trailered during the
You may trailer prior to weigh-in.
Weigh-in will occur at the Tournament Center Pavilion
Fishing Locations – You may fish all the
tournament lake EXCEPT within 50 yards of the tournament launch site or within
50 yards of another tournament boat unless you have permission from that boat.
Scoring: Largemouth must be 15” min,
Small mouth and Kentucky must be 12” min. Or Length Limits as set by the fishery if different. Any “short” fish will cause a 1lb
deduction off total weigh plus the loss of the short fish. The “Golden Rule”
will be the standard for protests.
Five Fish per Team Limit: Any frozen
or iced fish will result in an automatic disqualification.
Dead Fish Penalty: Each dead fish
presented at weigh in will result in a ½ pound deduction from the total stringer
weight and Big Bass.
Protests: Any protest must be
presented in writing and signed by the protester, no later than 15 minutes
following the weigh-in. At that time a
Tournament Director will close the option for protests and the payout will
Late Penalty: You will be assigned a time to return for
weigh-in, if you are late a penalty will be assessed at 1 pound per minute up
to 15 minutes and then disqualified.
Ties: in case of a tie, The prize
money for the number of tied positions will be added together and divided by
the number of tied positions. The next
heaviest bag will fall in line where they would have otherwise. E.G. three way tie for 2nd, the 2nd, 3rd and
4th place money will be added together, divided by three and paid to
each of the tying teams. The next
heaviest bag will win 5th place money.
All rules will be interrupted by the