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4/10/2018

  Virginia Division Heads to Lake Gaston

ATHENS, Ala. – The Virginia Division of the Open Series will hold its next event April 14th 2018 on Lake Gaston.

The competitors will launch from Holly Grove Marina located at 8826 Highway 903 Bracey Virginia 23919.  Anglers will begin fishing at 7:00 AM or safe light until 3:00 PM.

Registration will be at the ABA stage trailer on Friday 4-13-2018 at Holly Grove Marina 8826 Hwy 903 Bracey Virginia 23919. Registration will run from 4:00 PM-6:30 PM with the pairings meeting to follow At 7:00 PM. Anglers holding a Freedom pass must text or call 256-497-0967 Friday 4-13-2018 between 4:00PM- 6:30 PM to confirm you are fishing the event. 

To enter anglers fishing the boater division pay $200.00 per single day events with the co-anglers paying $100.00 for the single day events. The first place boater is guaranteed a minimum of $5000.00.

Anglers fishing the boater division may weigh in up to five bass and the co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass
  
In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Motorguide, T-H Marine and ABU Garcia. See the manufacturer 
Websites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.

Tournament information:
Limit: 5
bass for the boaters, 3 bass for the co-anglers
Size limit: You may have two 
bass between 12-14 inches. The remainder of your catch must be 14 inches or greater.

Off Limits for this event: anything marked or posted off limits, keep out, etc. and the launch ramps at Holly Grove Marina.
    
All competitors are required to have either a valid North Carolina or Virginia fishing license in their possession.  
 
Take off: 7:00 AM or safe light
Weigh in 3:00 PM

Time zone: Eastern

Registration: 
ABA stage trailer located at Holly Grove Marina 8826 Hwy 903 Bracey VA.
Registration from 4:00 PM- 6:30 PM with meeting to follow at
7:00PM.

Event Host:
TBD

Triton Dealer:
Chatlee Marine
2615 Jefferson Davis Highway
Sanford NC 27332
919-775-7259

Tournament Manager: Rodney Michael 256-497-0967
Email: rodney@americanbassanglers.com

To register for this event please click here or call
256-232-0406.

For more information on this tournament, call Rodney Michael tournament manager, at 256-497-0967 or ABA at 256-232-0406. Online at americanbassanglers.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  American Fishing Tour, the Open Series, the  100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.americanbassanglers.com.

American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Motorguide trolling motors, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Best Western Hotels, Garmin, Power Pole, Optima batteries, Sirius XM Marine, and GEICO.  American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
 

 

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