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3/13/2017

Ram Truck Open Series Heads to Kentucky Lake

ATHENS, Ala. – The Kentucky Division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its season opener on March 18, 2017, on Kentucky Lake in Gilbertsville, KY. 

The competitors will launch at Moors Resort located at 570 Moors Rd Gilbertville, KY. 42044. Anglers may begin fishing at 6:30 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3:00 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. the Tournament Trailer. To register for this tournament, see Kristin Malott.

To enter, anglers fishing the Boater division pay $200 with Co-Anglers paying $100. First place is guaranteed a minimum $5,000 first place for Boaters. To learn more about the payout visit www.ramopenseries.com/payout.php 

Anglers fishing the Boater division may weigh in up to five bass, each at least 15” Largemouth, Smallmouth, and Spotted bass. Co-Anglers may weigh in up to three bass. 

In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, Boater and Co-Angler competitors fishing this tournament and Ram Truck Open Series events throughout the season may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, T-H Marine, and  ABU Garcia. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.

Tournament Manager: Kristin Malott (256)771-3709
Email: kristin@americanbassanglers.com
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Tournament Information: 
Off Limits: Point to point & everything inside break walls at Moors
NO LOCKING
Size Limits: 15" Largemouth, Smallmouth, & Spotted Bass
Late fee applies: March 15, 2017

Host Hotel:
Moors Resort
570 Moors Rd
Gilbertville, KY. 42044
(270)362-8361

Event Host: 
Kentucky Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau
93 Carroll Rd
Benton, KY. 42025
Phone: (800)467-7145
Website: www.kentuckylake.org

Registration Location: 
Moors Resort
570 Moors Rd
Gilbertville, KY. 42044
(270)362-8361

Registration:
Friday March 17, 2017
4:00-6:00 PM
Meeting at 6:30 PM

Additional Informaton: 
Blast Off:

Day 1: 6:30 AM of Safe Light
Moors Resort
570 Moors Rd
Gilbertville, KY. 42044

Weigh In:
Day 1: 3:00 PM
Moors Resort
570 Moors Rd
Gilbertville, KY 42044
 
Host Dealers: 
Triton Dealer:

Legacy Marine
1051 Dover Road
Grand River, KY. 42045
(270)928-3253
Email: sclasher@tds.net

Ram Dealer:
Parkway Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram
101 W 5th St
Benton, KY 42025
(270)527-8603
www.parkwaychryslerdodgejeep.com/

License Information: 
Kentucky fishing license required.

The best Ram Truck Open Series anglers from across the nation can advance to the no entry fee 2018 Ray Scott Championship.

For more information on this tournament, call Kristin Malott, tournament manager, at (256)771-3709 or ABA at (256)232-0406. On line, see www.ramopenseries.com.

American Bass Anglers commitment is to provide low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler and at the same time offer each competitor an upward path for individual angler progression. For more information about American Bass Anglers and the Ram American Fishing Tour, the Ram Truck Open Series, the Ram 100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.americanbassanglers.com.

American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Ram Trucks, Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Carlisle Tires, GEICO, Berkley, Abu Garcia, T-H Marine, Livingston Lures, Best Western Hotels, Maui Jim, Power Pole, LiT Coolers, Simms, Garmin, and Divide-It. American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or by visiting americanbassanglers.com

 

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