Q. HOW DO I REGISTER?
A. Register here https://americanbaitworks.fish/registration/
Q. WHAT IS THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE?
A. Online registration is open from Now -March 30, 2024 at noon. In-person registration is Friday, March 30, 2024, from 4:00-6:00 pm at Lake and Trail USA.
Q. CAN I REGISTER ON THE DAY OF THE TOURNAMENT?
A. Yes, you may register at the American Baitworks Tent at C. Scott Driver Park, 10100 W. Hwy 78, Okeechobee, FL 34974 from 6:00-6:30 am.
Q. DO I HAVE TO CHECK IN AT REGISTRATION?
A. All anglers are expected to check in for registration and attend the pre-tournament meeting on Friday, March 30, 2023, at 6:00 pm at Lake and Trail USA.
Q. ARE WE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE PRE-TOURNAMENT MEETING?
A. Yes, at least one member from each team is required to attend the pre-tournament meeting. If you have a conflict, please contact Valerie Dixon at [email protected]
Q. DO WE HAVE TO LAUNCH AT C. SCOTT DRIVER BOAT RAMP?
A. No, you can put in at Okeeantee Boat Ramp or C. Scott Driver Boat Ramp. Boat checks will be done at Scott Driver Pavillion prior to blast off.
Q. CAN I USE A COMPETITOR’S BRAND JIG IF I ADD AN AMERICAN BAITWORKS TRAILER?
A. No, you must use American Baitworks Freedom Tackle jigs. They can be purchased at Lake and Trail USA or at your local retailer.
Q. AM I REQUIRED TO USE HALO FISHING RODS?
A. No, but there is a contingency prize for the highest finisher using Halo Rods. The highest finisher using Halo rods will receive 2 Halo HFX rods.
Q. DO I NEED TO REMOVE ALL COMPETITOR’S PRODUCTS FROM MY BOAT PRIOR TO THE TOURNAMENT?
A. No, but American Baitworks reserves the right to polygraph all participants.
Q. CAN I USE AN ALABAMA/ UMBRELLA RIG?
A. Only where state laws allow. Yes, but you must use American Baitworks plastics (Netbait, BaitFuel, STH).
Q. DOES AMERICAN BAITWORKS CARRY CRANKBAITS?
A. Yes, our Freedom Tackle line includes crankbaits.
Q. WHERE CAN I SEE WHAT PRODUCTS AMERICAN BAITWORKS BRANDS CARRY?
A. You can purchase American Baitworks products at Lake and Trail USA, local retailers, or visit our website https://americanbaitworks.com/