Alabama South Heads to Lake Jordan
ATHENS, Ala. – The Alabama South Division of the ABA Open Series will host the third event of the 2018 season May 19, 2018, on Lake Jordan in Wetumpka, AL.
The competitors will launch at Bonners Landing, located at Bonners Point Road, Wetumpka, AL 36092. Anglers may begin fishing at 5:30a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 2:30p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. local time at Bonners Landing with the tournament briefing to begin at 7:00 p.m. Friday evening. 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 12 inches long and 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 ABA Open Series events throughout the season may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, 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.
Limit: 5bass for Boaters / 3 bass for Co-Anglers
Size Limit: 12"
Take Off:5:30am or Safe Light
Weigh In: 2:30pm
Time Zone: Central
BEST WESTERN Inn
801 Bradberry Ln,
Clanton, AL, 35046
Bonners Point Road
Wetumpka, AL 36092
The Registration & Briefing for this event will be held in the ABA stage trailer at Bonners Landing on Friday May 18, 2018 from 4:00pm to 6:30pm with the meeting and partner pairing at 7:00pm local time.
424 HWY 87
ALABASTER, AL 35007
All anglers are required to have in their possession a valid AL Freshwater Fishing License. To purchase an Alabama fishing license call (888) 848-6887 or online www.outdooralabama.com.
The best ABA Open Series anglers from across the nation can advance to the no entry fee 2019 Ray Scott Championship to be held at Lake Eufaula in Eufaula, Alabama in April 2019.
For more information on this tournament, call Billy Benedetti, tournament manager, at 256-230-5632 or ABA at 256-232-0406. On line, see www.abaopenseries.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 ABA American Fishing Tour, the ABA 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, Sirius XM Marine Weather, Livingston Lures, GEICO, Garmin, Power-Pole, T-H Marine, Hydrowave, Maui Jim, Abu Garcia, Berkley, MotorGuide, and Optima Batteries.