35th ANNUAL KENTUCKY LAKE OPEN TOURNAMENT
JUNE 9, 2018

 

PARTNERS APPLICATION
(under 18 must be accompanied by an adult)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE

OR

Complete and Mail to:
KENTUCKY LAKE OPEN
330 North Clydeton Road• Waverly, TN 37185
or enter online at http://www.fsoteambass.com
and look for the Kentucky Lake Open Tournament Tab
$100 Per Boat On or Before June 4, 2018
$110 Per Boat Morning of Tournament
Big Bass Pool - 60% For 1st Largest, 40% for 2nd Largest




KENTUCKY LAKE BASS ANGLERS
OPEN BASS TOURNAMENT RULES 6 REGULATIONS


  1. The interpretation of these rules shall be left exclusively to the Tournament Director. The decision of the Director shall be final.
  2. Safety: Safe boating conduct must be observed at all times by all tournament participants. Safety vests should be secured properly while combustion engine is running.
  3. Tackle & Equipment: Only artificial lures may be used. Only casting, spinning, or spin-casting reels & rods may be used. Maximum rod length is 8 feet in length.
  4. Scoring: The tournament winners will be determined by the total weight accumulated during tournament fishing. Less Penalties
  5. No more than two contestants per boat.
  6. Legal tournament fish: Large Mouth Bass, Small Mouth and Spotted Bass.
  7. You must weigh your fish before removing your boat from the water.
  8. Contestant must present his own catch to weigh-in station.
  9. After fish have been handed to weigh-in officials, no person, except officials, shall touch said fish.
  10. A total of 5 fish may be weighed in per boat. All 15 inches in length, measured with mouth closed on a golden rule.
  11. Short fish penalty, any undersized fish will be thrown out, plus a 16 ounce penalty will be assessed.
  12. Contestant bringing more than five fish to the scales will have the largest fish culled first.
  13. Contestants who are not in the official check-in area on time shall be penalized 1 pound for each one minute they are late. A contestant arriving more than 1 O minutes late is disqualified.
  14. There will be an eight ounce penalty per dead fish.
  15. Any fish that appears to be mangled in any way will be measured and credited only at the discretion of the Tournament Director.
  16. All fish become property of KLBA. Live fish will be returned to the water.
  17. Illegalities: Staking out fish, lead loading, or otherwise unsportsmanlike procurement is prohibited.
  18. Any contestant will be subject to a polygraph. You must pass the polygraph to receive a check
  19. Protest: Anyone wishing to protest the score, or any broken rule shall do so before any awards are made.
  20. Contestants must leave and return to the official checkpoint by boat.
  21. You may launch at other ramps, but you must come by the registration table to check-in and have live well checked by tournament workers.
  22. Registration: Sign-up will start at 4:00 a.m. at The Pebble Isle Ramp. All boats should be in the water by 5:45 a.m.
  23. Tournament hours: 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. All contestants will have equal fishing time; however staggered takeoffs and returns may be required.

REGISTRATION TIME: 4:00 A.M.

TOURNAMENT HOURS: 6:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

ALL BOATS SHOULD BE IN THE WATER BY 5:45 A.M. For Tournament questions call 931-535-22O9

For entry information 931-296-6887 Ask for Crystal