Military Team Bass Tournament Rescheduled
Athens, AL March 26, 2020…. American Bass Anglers announce the rescheduling of the annual Military Team Bass Tournament. First and foremost, the safety and health of our anglers is of the utmost importance and concern and we are taking steps to ensure their safety. Due the DOD travel restrictions, the national, and local guidelines resulting from the current COVID-19 outbreak, the annual Military Team Bass Tournament has been rescheduled for May 31st – June 5th, 2020. Due to nature of this tournament with participation being open to all active duty Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard members, their dependents 16 years of age or older (holding a valid Military ID card), National Guard, Reservists, DOD Civilians, DOD contractors and retired military.
We understand the travel restrictions impede the ability of participants to travel to the tournament, and with the guidelines calling for restrictions of large crowds and the need to practice social distancing, we believe this decision is best for everyone involved. We will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates as they become available.
We look forward to seeing everyone at the tournament on the new dates and hope you and your loved ones can stay safe during this time of crisis.
All entries will be transferred to the newly scheduled date. If you have any questions or concerns call the American Bass Anglers home office at 256-232-0406.
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