The Oakley Big Bass Tour will feature 6 events in 2011. Tour stops will include: Lake Conroe, Table Rock Lake, Lake Norman, Smith Mountain Lake, Grand Lake and Lake Guntersville. This amateur open big bass series will play host to the following tournament events:
March 5th and 6th - Lake Conroe Big Bass Classic - Lake Conroe - Texas
March 26th and 27th - Kevin VanDam Big Bass Classic - Table Rock Lake - Missouri
April 30th and May 1st - Jamie McMurray's Carolina Big Bass Classic - Lake Norman - North Carolina
May 21st and 22nd - Blue Ridge Big Bass Classic - Smith Mountain Lake - Virginia
September 24th and 25th - Kelly Jordon Big Bass Classic - Grand Lake - Oklahoma
October 15th and 16th - Gerald Swindle Big Bass Classic - Lake Guntersville - Alabama
"We are extremely excited about our tour schedule for next year," said Keith Odom. "Our partnerships with Oakley and Bass Pro Shops have allowed us the ability to create some truly unique events." "We are looking forward to 2011 and hope that anglers will have an opportunity to participate at one or more of our tour stops." added Odom.
Information regarding tournament entry fees, eligibility, rules, and payouts will be posted in the coming months. Anglers can visit our website at www.oakleybigbass.com for more information.
About Oakley Big Bass Tour: The Oakley Big Bass Tour is a premier big bass tournament series open to all amateur anglers. We provide anglers of all skill levels with an exciting tournament format and event experience on some of the nation's best bass fisheries. Established in 2007 our tour is focused on the promotion of bass fishing and bass conservation at the amateur level through our tour. Our founders, partners and event staff have over a decade of experience organizing and hosting bass fishing tournament events on a national level.