Bass Pro Shops 2021 Military Team Bass Tournament
FORMAT CHANGE: Due to the situation with COVID-19, we are required to change our tournament procedures to comply with National, State, and Local Government requirements to reduce the possibility of spreading the virus. The daily procedures will be slower than usual but be patient, your health and wellbeing are what ABA is concerned about. All anglers are required to wear face mask/protection, use hand sanitizer, and maintain a social distance of 6ft minimum prior to and during all events
Official Practice: Safelight Sunday, May 2nd until 3 pm Tuesday, May 4th
Marina & Launch Ramp: Blacks Camp 1370 Blacks Camp Road, Cross, SC 29436, 843-753-2231 (UPDATED)
Tuesday, May 4th
1. Onsite Check-in (Mandatory): 3-5 pm EST at Blacks Camp 1370 Blacks Camp Road, Cross, SC 29436, 843-753-2231 (UPDATED)
2. Dinner at 5:30 EST unless COVID dictates a to-go meal 3.
Rules and Safety briefing starts at 6 p.m. EST unless COVID dictates on water briefing Wednesday morning
1. Wednesday, May 5th – Take off after flag ceremony with weigh-in at 3 pm
2. Thursday, May 6th – Take off at Safelight with weigh-in at 3 pm.
3. Friday, May 7th – Take off at safe light with weigh-in at 2 pm.
Draw Prizes – Each morning, the Tournament Director will announce prizes and pre-drawn winning names for that day. After the weigh-in, winners may come to the stage trailer and collect their prizes. This announcement will be made each morning of the event, so pay attention; it will be your responsibility to collect your prize after weigh-in.
All boat owners must have provided a copy of their insurance declaration noting a minimum of $100,000 liability insurance. Failure to register onsite will result in disqualification. If for some reason you will be unable to attend or have changed, please contact American Bass Anglers as soon as possible at (256)232-0406 or email us at email@example.com. Proper military identification must be presented at the time of onsite registration. Please read the rules and be aware of them!
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