ABA Open Series NE heads to the
Chesapeake Bay- rescheduled from April 14th
ATHENS, Ala. – The Maryland division of the ABA Open Series will hold its next event of the season on May 5th, 2018, on the Chesapeake Bay.
The competitors will launch from Anchor Boats Marina, located at 36 Iroquois Dr, North East, MD 21901. Anglers may begin fishing at 6 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 2:30 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. Friday, May 4th at Anchor Boats Marina. 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. To learn more about the payout visit www.abaopenseries.com/payout.php
Anglers fishing the Boater Division may weigh in up to five bass, each at least 15 inches long. Co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass.
In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors fishing Ram Truck Open Series events throughout the season may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, T-H Marine, and ABU Garcia. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.
Onsite Pre-Event Meeting Location:
Anchor Boats Marina, Ramp
Address: 36 Iroquois Dr, North East, MD 21901
Onsite Registration: 4-6:30 PM
Meeting: 7:00 PM
Tournament Manager: Jeff Randall 256-777-6152
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For Maryland fishing license information visit https://www.takemefishing.org/get-a-fishing-license/
For more information on this tournament, call Jeff Randall, tournament manager, at 256-777-6152 or ABA at 256-232-0406. On line, see www.abaopenseries.com .
The best ABA Open Series anglers from across the nation can advance to the no entry fee 2018 Ray Scott Championship, slated for Lake Eufaula in April 2019.
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 American Bass Anglers Open Series, the 100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
ABA is sponsored by: Triton Boats, Mercury Marine, Best Western Hotels, Livingston Lures, GEICO, Garmin, Sirius XM Marine Weather, Power-Pole, T-H Marine, Hydrowave, Maui Jim, Abu Garcia, Berkley, MotorGuide, and Optima Batteries
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