Virginia Heads to Kerr Lake
ATHENS, Ala. – The Virginia Division of the ABA Open Series will hold its next event of the season on 6/23/2018 on Kerr Lake in Henderson, North Carolina.
The competitors will launch at Nutbush Park located on Jack Wade Farm Road in Henderson, North Carolina. Anglers may begin fishing at 5:30 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 2:00 p.m. Registration begins at 4:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. with the pairings meeting to follow at 7:00 p.m. To register for this tournament, click here.
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.
In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors fishing this tournament and ABA Open Series events throughout the season may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, T-H Marine, ABU Garcia and Maui Jim. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.
Pre-Event Meeting Location:
Sleep In Hotel meeting room
18 Market Street, Henderson, NC 27536
Registration 4:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Pairings meeting 7:00 p.m.
Limit: 5bass for the boaters/ 3 bass for the co-anglers
Size limit: 2 bass between 12-14 inches remainder 14 inches or greater.
Take off: 5:30 a.m. or safe light
Weigh in: 2:00 p.m.
Time zone: Eastern
All anglers must have either a North Carolina or a Virginia fishing license in your possession.
Vance County Department of Tourism
946 T West Andrews Ave. Henderson, NC 27536
Tournament Manager: Rodney Michael 256-497-0967
Email: [email protected]
2615 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Sanford NC 27332
For more information on this tournament, call Rodney Michael tournament manager, at 256-497-0967 or ABA at 256-232-0406.
Online, see www.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, 100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Sirius XM Weather, Garmin, Maui Jim, Power Pole, Optima Batteries and GEICO. American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit AmericanBassAnglers.com.
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