CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
2017 Team Championship presented by Yamaha will be held on the Red River, Shreveport, LA.
October 14th & 15th
See details below
Yamaha      Skeeter Boats

Congratulations to all of the qualifiers
(All 2017 anglers who entered all 4 events in one region or 5 events in multiple regions automatically qualify)

Image result for shreveport bossiers ports commission logo  Water Way logo Shreveport - Bossier Information
Hotels
(Bass Champs Discounted hotels listed at bottom of this page)

Casinos
Things To Do
Events
Restaurants

Important Dates and Details


The Red River is off-limits from 12:01 AM September 18th - October 10th
Official Practice Days are October 11th, 12th, & 13th
Competition days are October 14th-15th
Competition is limited to pools 3,4,& 5
Registration is from 3:00 - 5:30 PM on Friday, October 13th at Red River Marina South
Entry fee is $300 per team

Dinner with door prizes on Friday at 6:00 PM
Sportmans Auto Network and Junior Discounts not available


Marina and Tournament location:

Red River South Marina
250 Red River South Marina Road
(Use 7154 Barksdale Blvd for GPS)
Bossier City LA 71111
Phone: 318.747.9545
http://redriversouthmarinala.com/

To see a map of the off-limits areas click here

5 fish limits both days
* No Information Rule *

During the off limits period, official practice, and competition days, other than using publicly-available information (e.g. newspaper and Internet reports)  competitors cannot solicit, receive, or gather any information via phone, electronic devices, or any other means about locating or catching fish on tournament waters from non-competitors.  All information must be accessed prior to official off limits periods

Fishing License:
A Louisiana license is required by all anglers and may be purchased by calling 888.765.2602.

* Anyone born after January 1st, 1984 must have completed a “Free” Boating safety course, which can be taken on line.
This is required of boat operator only.    LAW&F web site is: http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/ 
A Texas boaters safety certificate is valid in Louisiana.

Fuel Rule
 Only factory installed fuel tanks are permitted for this event. No gas cans, containers, or similar fuel storage may be utilized during official practice or competition days.  


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Registration- Dinner & Banquet:  Red River South Marina
Friday, October 13th, 2017
Registration: 3:00 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.
Dinner & Banquet 6:00 p.m. at
Red River South Marina

Over 100 door prize drawings at banquet dinner
FREE DOOR PRIZES - Tickets will be handed out @ Friday Registration


Day 1 of competition
Saturday, October 14th:  
Red River South Marina
Take-off at safe light - 1st flight will be due in at 3:00 PM
Boat #'s will be based on AOY finish
(flights will be reversed on day 2)

Saturday Night Championship party 7 PM at the Horseshoe Casino

Bass Champs Logo


The Horseshoe Hotel & Casino is throwing a party for all the Bass Champs Championship qualifiers and guests on Saturday night after day one of competition (10/15). Beverages and snacks will be provided, plus awesome door prizes

Day 2 of competition
Sunday, October 15th:  
Red River South Marina
Take-off at safe light - 1st flight will be due in at 3:00 PM
Awards & Check distribution immediately following weigh-in


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Hotels
Casinos
Things To Do
Events
Restaurants

Hotel Name  Address   City Primary Phone Rate
Hilton Garden Inn Shreveport 5971 Financial Plaza Shreveport (318) 686-0148 85
Ramada Shreveport Airport 5555 Financial Plaza Shreveport (318) 688-3000 64
Residence Inn Shreveport-Bossier/Downtown 501 Traffic St Bossier City (318) 584-7125 109
Sleep Inn & Suites Medical Center 3215 Samford Ave Shreveport (318) 676-0058 99
Wingate by Wyndham Shreveport 6245 Westport Ave Shreveport (318) 686-0102 79
 

Host: Shreveport/Bossier Sports Commission
629 Spring Street
Shreveport LA 71101
Phone: 800.551.8682
http://www.shreveportbossiersports.com
     
http://www.louisianatravel.com/


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2017 Sponsors and Location Partners

Yamaha Outboards, Skeeter Boats Berkley Chevron Delo, Techron, Academy Sports and Outdoors,
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