Buddy Bass Tournament on Beaver Lake; Big Prizes May 12 | Sports & Recreation
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Fishing, Food & Fun at 2012 Bradford Marine
Buddy Bass Tournament on Beaver Lake
The 2012 Bradford Marine & Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce 21st Annual
Buddy Bass Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, May 12, at Prairie Creek Pavilion on Beaver Lake. Registration is $110 per boat ($120 per boat after May 4) and may be done at either Bradford Marine or the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce. More than 300 area fishermen have already signed up for this full day of fishing, food and fun. Proceeds from the Tournament go to the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce’s economic development projects.
The Grand Prize for the fisherman who brings home the biggest string of bass is a Tracker
Boats ProTeam 175 Aluminum Bass Boat, Mercury 60-hp Motor and Tracker Trailstar trailer provided by Tracker Boats and Bradford Marine. The prize structure also includes prizes for 2nd through 25th, and a 50th place finish. Over $1,000 in merchandise will be given away in random drawings of all contestants. Participants may also pick up a Special Prize Registration Form at any Bradford Marine location to enter the Special Prize Drawing for a $1,000 Bass Pro Shop Gift Card (must be registered for the Tournament and present to win it). Prizes are awarded immediately following Tournament weigh-in.
The Buddy Bass Tournament also features three divisions to allow any size business, club or organization to form a team and participate. (Pre-registration required before April 30 to compete in the divisions.) A trophy will be awarded to winners of each division.
Kids ages 4 -15 are invited to enter the free 2nd Annual Buddy Bass Fishing Event on May 12 at the Prairie Creek Pavilion. A fishing license is not required.. Fishing will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 1:00 p.m. Lunch is provided free to all youth participants and free t-shirts given out to the first 50. Prizes are awarded immediately following the Tournament weigh-in.
The official weigh-in will be conducted at the Prairie Creek Park Pavilion near Prairie Creek Marina starting at 2 p.m. The public is invited to join in for a fun day on Beaver Lake.
For more information about the event and registration visit www.RogersLowell.com.