North Alabama Team Tour Heads to Neely Henry
ATHENS, Ala. – The North Alabama Division of the 2019 Bass Pro Shops Team Tour operated by American Bass Anglers will hold its second event of the season on April 14, 2019 on Lake Neely Henry in Gadsden, AL. The competitors will launch at Coosa Landing located at 200 Lake St, Gadsden, AL 35903. Registration begins at 4 p.m. local time at the stage trailer at Coosa Landing with the tournament briefing to begin at 6:30 p.m. Saturday evening.
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Registration begins at 4:00 p.m. CST on Saturday, April the 13th at the tournament trailer located at Coosa Landing. Anglers will be blasted off begin at safe light with weigh-in beginning at 3:00 p.m. CST on Sunday. The entry fee for this event is $250 per team. This event offers a High Stakes Option Pot of $100 per team as well as a Big Bass Option Pot of $10 per team.
The 2019 Bass Pro Shops Team Tour gives anglers a chance to compete for the chance to take home a Triton/Mercury Package that is valued at $20k!
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, Nitro Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, T-H Marine, Power Pole, Berkley and ABU Garcia. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.
Division: Alabama North
Dates: 4/13/2019 For Registration and 4/14/2019 For Tournament
Lake: Neely Henry
Launch Ramp: Coosa Landing
Ramp Address: 200 Lake St, Gadsden, AL 35904
Entry Fee Per Team: $250
Host Hotel (Approved locations to stay)
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Gadsden
116 Walker St, Gadsden, AL 35904
Limit: 5 bass per boat
Size Limit:12" Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, and Spotted Bass
Take Off: 6:15am or Safelight
Weigh In: 3:00pm
Time Zone: Central
NO LOCKING ALLOWED
Off Limits: Broad Street Bridge to Railroad Bridge
City of Gadsden Parks and Recreation
Phone: (256) 549-4680
The Stage Trailer
200 Lake St
Gadsden, AL 35904
Phone # 256-230-5633
The Registration & Briefing for this event will be held at the stage trailer on Saturday, April the 13th. Located at 200 Lake St, Gadsden, AL, 35904 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm with the meeting at 6:30pm local time.
All anglers are required to have in their possession a valid AL Freshwater Fishing License. To purchase an Alabama fishing license call (888) 848-6887 or online www.outdooralabama.com.
For more information on this tournament, call Shelby McElyea, tournament manager, at 256-230-5633 or ABA at 256-232-0406. On line, see www.americanbassanglers.com
About American Bass Anglers - American Bass Anglers is committed to providing low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler while offering an upward path for individual angler progression. For more information about American Bass Anglers and all their bass tournament trails visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers is sponsored by: Bass Pro Shops, Triton Boats, Mercury Marine, Nitro Boats, Tracker Boats, MotorGuide, Garmin, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Engel Coolers, Four Roses Bourbon, Lucas Oil, Optima Batteries, Maui Jim, and Power-Pole. Mailing address: American Bass Anglers, Inc, PO Box 475, Athens, AL 35612 PH (256) 232-0406.
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