Friday, February 11, 2011
Register Early for Big Bass Bash and be Entered to Win a Garmin Echo Fishfinder
Collegiate anglers registering for the nationally televised Big Bass Bash presented by Hydrowave no later than March 1, 2011, will be eligible to win a Garmin Echo fishfinder valued at $400. Garmin will launch the Echo series in early March. Therefore, the lucky angler winning this prize will be one of the very first to have access to the most advanced fish finding technology ever made available by Garmin. The drawing to determine the winner will be held during registration on March 25. Register now for your chance to win!
The Big Bass Bash presented by Hydrowave features a unique format and a total prize package of more than $25,000. Prizes will be awarded to the anglers weighing the 5 biggest bass each session as well as daily big bass and overall big bass. Weigh-in sessions will be held at 9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm & 3:00pm both days of the tournament. The angler catching the overall biggest bass of the event will also have a chance to win the $10,000 "Mystery Weight" contingency prize.
In order to make it possible for more collegiate anglers to compete, up to 3 anglers are allowed to fish from the same boat and they can even be from different schools! Click here to read the official rules.
For a complete list of preferred lodging locations, view this document .
The BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship television series will once again be nationally televised with 18 half hours of coverage on the Versus network beginning in August of 2011. Additional coverage of the BoatUS Collegiate Series can be seen on-line via streaming video as well on the World Fishing Network as part of the expanded coverage of this series of events.