ABA Open Series NE heads to Lake Champlain
ATHENS, Ala. – The ABA Open Series NE will hold its next event of the season on August 18th, 2018, on Lake Champlain in Plattsburgh NY.
The competitors will launch from Dock Street Landing, located at 5 Dock St. Plattsburgh, NY 12901. Anglers may begin fishing at 6 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. Friday, August 17th at The ABA Stage at Dock Street Landing.
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. Co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass.
In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors fishing ABA 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:
5 Dock St. Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Onsite Registration Friday August 17th 4-6:30 PM
Mandatory Meeting 7:00 PM
City of Plattsburgh & Adirondack-Coast Visitors Bureau
41 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh New York 12901
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NY License required
Vermont fishing license required in Mallets Bay, the inland sea, the Gut and the Cut (all Vermont waters)
Canada waters off limits FOR FISHING
fishing license information visit https://www.takemefishing.org/get-a-fishing-license/
The best American Bass Open Series anglers from across the nation can advance to the no entry fee 2018 Ray Scott Championship to be held at Lake Eufaula in Eufaula, AL in April 2019. For more information on this tournament, call Jeff Randall, tournament manager, at 256-777-6152 or Email [email protected] 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 Open Series, the American Fishing Tour, American Bass Anglers 100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Sirius XM Weather Radio, Optima Batteries, Hydrowave, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Garmin, Maui Jim, Power Pole and GEICO. American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit http://www.americanbassanglers.com/