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2013 American Bass/Ranger Boats Northwest Team Classic Presented by Lucas Oil
Registration/Tournament Headquarters: Clover Island Inn 435 Clover Island Dr. Kennewick, WA 99336 (509) 586-0541 Room Reservations: Please let the reservation agent know that you are fishing the American Bass Tournament (509) 586-0541 Launch/Weigh-in/Tournament Operations: Columbia Point Marina 660 Columbia Point Drive Richland, WA 99352
Wednesday September 4th First day of official pre-tournament practice All Competitors are restricted to fish only with their 2013 season team partner that they quali - fied with, and will be competing with, for this event. No Guides may be used during the official Pre-tournament practice on Wednesday September 4th and Thursday September 5th. No “non-competitors” are allowed in competitors boats without prior approval by American Bass. This includes filming crew(s). The tournament director may grant permission for a child, wife or film crew to ride in the boat during the pre-fish days if it is approved prior to the first day of pre-fish. Call the American Bass office (310) 376-1026 if you would like approval. American Bass will evaluate the request and make a decision to allow or not allow. If any request is al - lowed the guest is not allowed to fish or contribute in any way to fishing activities. Competitors are allowed to fish alone, without their partner. Partners may pre-fish alone in two boats during the Official Pre-Fish. Teams must fish together in one boat during competition days.
Official pre-fish opens at 12:01 a.m.
Off-Limits Areas: • Closed waters for the tournament competition will be all buoyed areas; i.e. spillways, swim - ming areas, and inside the host marina at Columbia Point. • Competition for the Northwest Classic will be restricted to waters of Lake Wallula, Lake Sacachawea, and the Umatilla Pool.
Thursday September 5th Second day of pre-tournament practice The same Pre-fish restriction apply as on Wednesday. All fishing must cease, boats must be off the water or inside their launching marina by 4:00PM.
4:00-7:00PM: TOURNAMENT CHECK-IN/REGISTRATION Tournament registration will be at Clover Island Inn in the Conference room. Event Tee Shirts will be available at registration. The cost is $10 for one or $15 for two. These are available on a first come-first served basis. Sizes M-XXL There will also be a very limited number of Special Edition Event Jerseys for sale. The cost is $25 per jersey. There will be three of each size in M-XXL avail - able at the event. These are also available on a first come-first served basis.
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