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McDonald’s Big Bass Splash benefiting Ronald McDonald House in Birmingham
March 27, 2015 - March 29, 2015
AMATEUR BASS ANGLERS COMPETE FOR $215,000 GUARANTEED CASH & PRIZES
Hourly Payouts, Prize Packages and Open Drawings for Your Next Chance to Win
Lake Guntersville- Scottsboro, Alabama – March 27-28-29, 2015 – Family, Fishing & Fun at the Annual McDonald’s® Big Bass Splash® Presented by Sealy Outdoors and B.A.S.S. $215,000 Guaranteed in Cash and Prizes with 1st Place Overall winning a 2015 Triton 19 TRX powered by Mercury Marine, equipped with Minn Kota, Lowrance Electronics, Navionics and Power Pole.
New for 2015- 3 Days and Bigger Payouts! There will be three days of Fishing, Family & Fun with twelve places paid in cash each hour of each tournament day beginning with the 7-8 AM hour and continuing through the 1-2 PM hour for the twelve single heaviest bass weighed in. Hourly updates will be broadcasted live on WKEA 98.3 FM.
Contestant(s) weighing in the first 3.00/4.00/5.00 exact weight bass each day of the tournament will win $1,000. In addition, all contestants are eligible to win a Triton 179 TRX Bass Boat in the famous “Elimination Drawing”.
“You Can’t Win if You Don’t Play” Optional Bonus Games such as the Bonus Card “AKA” Insurance Card & Bonus Shirt Hours can win you additional cash.
Children ages twelve and under may participate in the Little Anglers Division and win Academy gift cards and ribbons for their winning catches of bass, catfish, crappie or perch.
Are you a member of B.A.S.S. and want to Win some CASH? Sign up for the B.A.S.S. Cash program and be eligible for bonus money when you enter the McDonald’s® Big Bass Splash®!! $250 awarded to the B.A.S.S. member with the largest bass in the Overall Top 5 and $100 awarded to the B.A.S.S. member with the largest bass for the 10-11 AM hour each day.
Registration is now open online for the McDonald’s® Big Bass Splash® Presented by Sealy Outdoors and B.A.S.S. benefitting the Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Alabama. To enter, visit www.sealyoutdoors.com. Onsite Registration will be at Goosepond Bait & Tackle in Scottsboro, AL from 12 Noon – 8 PM on Thursday, March 26. Registration will continue each morning from 5 AM until 6 AM on days of the tournament. Tournament Entry Fees are $160 for One Day, $210 for Two Days and $260 for Three Days. The Little Anglers Division entry fee is $10 per Day.
All participants and spectators ages 18 years of age and up can get in on the action. Come out to the tournament site, enjoy the festivities and get your free ticket for the Surprise Drawing beginning at 12 Noon Sunday, March 29th.
The Big Bass Splash events are considered to be the world’s largest grassroots amateur big bass fishing tournament of its kind. Sealy Outdoors attracts thousands of amateur anglers to these weekend events. It’s what we call “Fishing, Family and Fun” for everyone. A portion of the proceeds from registration fees will go directly to help families from all over the state who need to stay at the Ronald McDonald House® in Birmingham, Alabama. The amateur big bass tournament on Lake Guntersville has donated more than $50,000 to the Ronald McDonald House® and other various charities.
The Big Bass Splash is the Richest Amateur Big Bass Fishing Tournament as featured on National Geographic! Sponsors includes Triton Boats, Mercury Marine, Academy Sports & Outdoors, Minn Kota, Lowrance, Okuma, Power Pole, TH Marine, Vicious Fishing, Navionics, River2Sea, Vicious Vision, The Original Rod Sox and Texas Fish & Game.
A Special Thank You to the Greater Jackson Chamber of Commerce for hosting this event and a Special Thank You to the McDonald’s® Owner Operators of the Northern Alabama Co-op, Central Alabama Co-op and Mid-South Alabama Co-op. This tournament benefits the Ronald McDonald House® Charities of Alabama.
For more information go to www.sealyoutdoors.com, call 888.698.2591 or stop by your local Academy Sports & Outdoors store for an official entry form. Follow us on facebook.com/BigBassSplash and Twitter @SealyOutdoors.
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