The first Mr. Bass of Arkansas 2016 Tournament will be on Lake Ouachita at Crystal Springs on February 7th. The Pro/Am Registration will be Saturday, February 6th at 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. with the Pairing Meeting to begin at 6:30 p.m. at Trader Bills in Hot Springs. We will accept Cash or Credit Cards at registration for anyone wishing to sign up at that time.
The Individual Series Season Late Sign-up and registration will be from 5:00-6:30 a.m. Saturday morning at the Marina. Take off will be 6:45 or safe light. Boat Positions will be by order of entry.
Pay out for the Pro/Am series will be the same as it has in the past with 80% payback at the tournament for both Pro and Amateur sides. The Championship prize will be $10,000 cash to the Amateur with the Pro receiving $20,000 cash. More information on additional money up for grabs will be revealed at the Tournaments.
The Mr. Bass of Arkansas Pro-Am 2016 Schedule:
February 7, 2016 – Lake Ouachita (Crystal Springs)
March 13, 2016 – Lake Degray (Spillway)
April 10, 2016 – Lake Dardanelle (D. State Park-Russellville)
May 22, 2016 – Greers Ferry (Devils Fork)
July 17, 2016 – Arkansas River LR (Verizon Ramp-NLR)
August 20-21 – Lake Ouachita 2 day, double points & wild card (Crystal Springs)
October 7, 8, & 9 Mr. Bass of Arkansas Classic TBD
Mr. Bass of Arkansas Individual Series
The individual series will be new for 2016, format will be three single day events with an overall Champion named based on points. These events will be held the day before 3 of our scheduled Pro-Am events. Boat positions will be by order of entry. Plans are to expand this series for 2017.
- Entry Fee $150
- 1 in 4 payback
- 100% payback each event
- Overall points champion will receive $750
- Membership for Mr. Bass Individual Series is $25
February 6, 2016 – Lake Ouachita (Crystal Springs)
March 12, 2016 – Lake DeGray (Spillway)
May 21, 2016 – Greers Ferry (Devils Fork)