Lake Gaston, North Carolina
5/16/2020East Coast Bass Club
2 man Teams
5 Fish per Boat
Dead Bass Count:
For each legal dead bass presented to weigh-in the competitor shall be penalized 4 oz. loss of total weight.
Length: ALL FISH WILL BE MEASURED WITH THE GOLDEN RULER
The official length for bass shall be determined by lake announced at the Tournament.Only bass as described above which measure the official length or more on weighed. Bass presented for weigh-in, which fail to measure the official length, shall result in a penalty of Loss of biggest bass,& lost of short bass shall be deducted from the total score of the competitor weight Any bass that appears to have been mangled, mashed, mauled or otherwise altered will be weighed and credited only at the discretion of Competitors.
Competitors who are not at the official check-in point, at the appointed time, shall be penalized at the rate of one pound per minute late; to be deducted from the total weight of catch that day, including any weight to be counted toward a “big bass award”. Any competitor more than 15 minutes late shall lose all credit for that day’s catch. There shall be no excuse for tardiness, and in no case, shall a competitor be allowed to make up “lost time
1st place will always be 25 points 2nd 23 3rd 22 4th 21 5th 20 and so on for however many boats there is 1st place will have a two-point advantage. Then drop one point from place to place total points wins for Lake Series Championship.
MUST Fish 3 of 4 tournaments to qualify for the SHOWDOWN Tournament.
Tackle: No “live bait,” “dead bait,” or “prepared bait”
No Fishing Within 100 Yards From Where We Launch
If A competitor is Already Fishing
No Fishing Within Casting Length of His Boat
Ties: 1) individual with heaviest single day catch during competition; (2) if the tie is not broken, the next tiebreaker will be the individual with the second heaviest single day catch
Launch is @ Safelight per Lake Rules Return Time To Be Determine by Vote Of Competitors
Wind Rain or Shine We Fish.
Will have a vote with Majority of competitors to postpone Date in EXTREME WEATHER CONDITIONS Beyond our control.
No single competitor is in charge Everybody is Entitled To their Opinion. That being Said if A Disagreement is brought up We Will Vote With whoever is Present @ Present Time of Present Tournament. Must be present to VOTE. Majority of Vote Wins. We will Draw Names who is Director of each tournament for Tournament Fees,Scoring Weighing Measuring of Fish and Penalty’s Random draw each Time who is The director per tournament. Your Team can only be a Director once For Entire Series.