TX East Set For Final One Day at Palestine
ATHENS, Ala. – The East Texas division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its last event of the season July 30th, 2016 on Lake Palestine near Tyler, TX.
The competitors will launch at The Villages Marina, located off 18270 Singing Wood Ln, Flint, TX. Anglers will begin fishing at safe light and the weigh-in will begin at 2 PM. On-site registration/check-in will take place at The Villages Marina from 4:30-6:30 PM on Friday July 29th with the safety briefing and partner pairing at 7 PM. To register for this tournament, call (256)232-0406; Ext 5, or register on line at www.ramopenseries.com under the tournaments tab for this division.
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.ramopenseries.com/payout.php
Anglers fishing the Boater Division may weigh in up to five bass, each at least 14 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 this tournament and Ram Truck Open Series events throughout the season may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Motor Guide, T-H Marine, ABU Garcia, Maui Jim and Livingston Lures. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.
The Villages Marina
18270 Singing Wood Ln
Flint, TX 75762
Tournament Manager: Chris Wayand
Best Western- Jasper, TX
205 W Gibson St. Jasper, TX 75951
Best Western ABA Member Link
Weaver Brothers Motor Company
2035 South Wheeler, Jasper, TX. 75951
Phone: (888) 807-9192
Diamond Sports Marine
2700 N Wheeler
Jasper, TX 75951
For Texas fishing license information see http://tpwd.texas.gov/business/licenses/online_sales/
The best Ram Truck Open Series anglers from across the nation can advance to the no entry fee 2017 Ray Scott Championship, slated for Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, TN., in April of 2017.
For more information on this tournament, call Chris Wayand, tournament manager, at (256)230-5627 or ABA at (256)232-0406. On line, see www.ramopenseries.com .
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 Ram American Fishing Tour, the Ram Truck Open Series, the Ram 100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Ram Trucks, Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Carlisle Tires, Hydrowave, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Livingston Lures, Best Western Hotels, Simms, Garmin, Maui Jim, Power Pole, Dr. Dan’s, and GEICO. American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit www.americanbssanglers.com.