2017 Chickamauga Lake, Tennessee
May 20 - 21, 2017
Start Time ( First Cast ) will be 6:15 AM both Saturday and Sunday
All Rods were gone on February 13th at 5:35 Eastern time. If you registered prior to that date and time, you will receive a rod.
Over $100,000 in prizes and payouts!
If you are unfamiliar with Lake Chickaumauga please come to the registration between 3-6 PM on Friday to learn the details of getting in and out of the weight in site by boat this weekend.
You may enter yourself in the text system for this event by texting the word chick to the number 25827. We will enter your number in the system but some carriers block these type of messages, so by entering yourself this will prevent the chance of being blocked.
Chickamauga Lake, Tennessee
Weigh in Site:
Dayton Boat Dock 175 Lakeshore St, Dayton, TN 37321
Entry fees are per angler.
Friday May 19th, 3 - 6 pm Dayton Boat Dock 175 Lakeshore St, Dayton, TN 37321
If you have previously registered/paid online then you have an official entry into the tournament and are NOT required to attend the registration on Friday. Friday's registration is ONLY for anglers who have not already entered/paid for the tournament. *If you qualified to receive an early online entry rod (see below).
Due to the varying times of year that we host our tournaments, we will notify everyone of the start time on the Friday before the tournament. We will notify you via text message and/or email. Start time (first cast) for each tournament will be safe light and set by the tournament director. You may launch and be on the water but you may not begin fishing until we notify you of first cast. Please do not call our offices related to start time.
Weigh in Times:
8-9am, 9-10am, 10-11am, 11am-12pm, 12-1pm, 1-2pm, 2-3pm.
$36,000.00 Guaranteed Overall Grand Prize:
2017 Nitro Z19 with a Mercury 150HP ProXS motor.
$42,350.00 Guaranteed Total Hourly Paybacks:
1st $1000 2nd $500 3rd $300 4th $250 5th $225 6th $200 7th $175 8th $150 9th $125 10th $100
$23,998.00 in Prizes: Free Custom 7'0" Big Bass Tour Tournament Issue Rod (Retail Value $119.99) to the first 200 two day entrants.
Early entry promo rods may be picked up at Friday's registration sites or after 3pm each day of the tournament. Please do not call our offices related to early entry rods. There is a rod counter at the top of each event page. Rods are gone when counter shows zero. We will post the date the counter goes to zero on the site. *Your co-angler may pick up your rod for you if you're unable to be present.
**NEW FOR 2017**
The NITRO Z19 is rigged with a Mercury® 150HP outboard, Minn Kota® trolling motor, Humminbird® Helix 7 fishfinder, genuine NITRO ratchet cover and a custom, factory-matched tandem axle trailer with GALVASHIELD® corrosion protection.
THE GRAND PRIZE WINNER will have the option to select an alternate boat, motor and trailer package from the Tahoe, Sun Tracker, or Tracker boat lines. The model and options selected must be of equal or lesser value than the guaranteed grand prize total of $36,000.00. If the grand prize winner selects a boat of lesser value they will forfeit the difference in total retail value including dealer prep and freight and not be entitled to additional compensation. If alternate boat is selected, please allow 8-10 weeks for build.
Sleep Inn and Suites, 4450 Rhea County Hwy., Dayton, TN 37321. Phone: (423) 693-0963
More accomodations: Blue Water Resort, Click on their logo below and use promo code fish10 to get a discount on rooms.
If a minor is fishing please submit the Parental Consent form: Consent Form