Maryland Heads to the Potomac River
ATHENS, Ala. – The Maryland division of the Ram Truck Open Series will hold its season opener on may 13th, 2016, on the Potomac River in Marbury, Maryland.
The competitors will launch at Smallwood State Park, located at 2750 Sweden Point Rd, Marbury, MD 20658. Anglers may begin fishing at 6:00 a.m. or safe light. The weigh-in will begin at 3:00 p.m. Registration begins at 4 p.m. on Friday may 12th at the tournament trailer. To register for this tournament, see Jeff Randall.
To enter, anglers fishing the Boater division pay $200 with co-anglers paying $100. First place is guaranteed a minimum $5,000 first place for boaters. To learn more about the payout visit www.ramopenseries.com/payout.php
Anglers fishing the Boater Division may weigh in up to five bass, each at least 15 inches long. Co-anglers may weigh in up to three bass.
In addition to cash and prizes for top finishers, boater and co-angler competitors fishing this tournament and Ram Truck Open Series events throughout the season may also win contingency bonuses from such sponsors as Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, MotorGuide, T-H Marine, and ABU Garcia. See the manufacturer web sites for specific details on how to qualify for these bonuses.
Tournament Manager: Jeff Randall 256-777-6152
Registration and Briefing at the stage at Smallwood state park
Ramp Address: 2750 Sweden Point Rd, Marbury, MD 20658
Onsite Registration: Friday 4-6:30 PM
Meeting: 7:00 PM
Launch: 6:00 am or safe light
Weigh-in: 3:00 pm
Limit: 5 bass for anglers / 3 Bas for co-angler
Tournament Size Limit from March 1, 2016 through June 15, 2016 is 15"
Charles County Government
PO Box 2150 | 200 Baltimore St
La Plata, MD. 20646
Best Western Plus La Plata Inn Hotel
6900 Crain Highway
La Plata, MD. 20646
Ram Dealer- Waldorf Dodge
2294 Crain Hwy
Waldorf, MD 20601
Triton Dealer-Richmond Marine Center
1800 Dabney Rd.
Richmond, VA. 23230
For Virginia, Maryland and Delaware fishing license information visit https://www.takemefishing.org/get-a-fishing-license/
The best Ram Truck Open Series anglers from across the nation can advance to the no entry fee 2017 Ray Scott Championship, slated for Old Hickory Lake in Hendersonville, TN., in April of 2017.
For more information on this tournament, call Jeff Randall, tournament manager, at 256-777-6152 or ABA at 256-232-0406. On line, see www.ramopenseries.com .
American Bass Anglers commitment is to provide low cost, close to home tournaments for the weekend angler and at the same time offer each competitor an upward path for individual angler progression. For more information about American Bass Anglers and the Ram American Fishing Tour, the Ram Truck Open Series, the Ram 100% Plus Team Tour, or the American Couples Series visit www.americanbassanglers.com.
American Bass Anglers, Inc. is supported by Ram Trucks, Triton Boats, Mercury Outboards, Carlisle Tires, Hydrowave, T-H Marine, Abu Garcia, Berkley, Livingston Lures, Best Western Hotels, Simms, Garmin, Maui Jim, Power Pole, Dr. Dan’s, and GEICO. American Bass Anglers, Inc. can be contacted at (256) 232-0406 or visit www.americanbassanglers.com