2021 Ontario B.A.S.S. Nation Kayak Bassmasters Championship-1
This is a qualifying event for the 2021 B.A.S.S. Nation Kayak National Championship.
You must be a member of B.A.S.S. and also of an affiliated Ontario Bass Nation club to register for the event. Please see the Ontario Kayak Bassmasters FB page for membership details.
LOCATION: Cooks Bay
DATE: Saturday Aug. 7 and Sunday Aug 8, 2021
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Aug. 5, 2021
START TIME: 6:00am (Lines in)
3:00pm (last photo accepted)
Launch Time: 5:00am
FORMAT: 5 bass limit per day (smallmouth and largemouth) – 12” minimum length – total of the two days combined length
RULES: See B.A.S.S. Rules for reference
SCORING: Tourney X
PAYOUT: The top 5 qualifying anglers or 10% of the field, whichever is greater, will recieve a 100% payout (after
tournament expenses) in the form of equal subsidies towards assisting anglers to compete in the 2021 B.A.S.S. Nation Kayak National Championship to be held in the USA. (date and location T.B.D.)
BIG BASS: Optional side pot for big bass. Total pot split and paid to big bass for each day of the event.
IDENTIFIERS: Released prior to the event
MEASURING BOARDS: Hawg Trough and Ketch Board are the accepted measuring devices. No exceptions.
PREFISHING: Pre-fishing is permitted as per the rule set and is open until 5pm the day before the event
START TIMES: Participants can head to their starting destination at 5:00am but may not begin fishing until official start time at 6:00am. ABSOLUTELY NO LINES IN THE WATER UNTIL OFFICIAL START TIME.
LAUNCHING: Boats may be launched at any legal and public launch site on the boundary waters. Launching is not permitted from private launches or areas that require crossing private property to access. Launch must be available to all competitors whether free or pay launches
BOUNDARIES: As per event Launch Map
These are some event specific rules not covered in the B.A.S.S. rule book. Please read the rules and be familiar with the rules. Not knowing the rules is not an excuse.
Please note: Your registration indicates your acceptance of the Liability Release Form. Anglers under the age of 18 must download the "2020 Liability Release Form and submit the form, signed by a Parent/Guardian, prior to the start of the tournament.