Kentucky Bass Federation
2015 KBF State Championship Tournament
KBF Angler & Co Angler
Congratulations you have qualified as either a Angler or Co Angler to fish in the KBF State Tournament. The purpose of the State Tournament is to select the 2016 State Team consisting of Anglers, Co Anglers, Alternates, and the 2016 President. These 15 individuals will represent the State of Kentucky at the 2016 TBF Southern Divisionals hosted by South Carolina. At the time of this letter Santee Cooper Lake is the prosposed tournament site.
In addition the Angler of the Year Tournament will be going on in conjunction with the State Tournament. The Top 6 Anglers in points from fishing up to 4 Qualifiers within one of the 6 Regions, along with the top 10 Anglers in total overall point, other than the 6 Regional Angler Winners for a total of 16 that will compete for the Angler of the Year award. At the State Tournament the (Best 4 Tournament Point Totals from fishing in any Region) for each of the 16 Anglers & Co Anglers will be tallied and then the points from each day of the State Tournament will be added to that total to determine the 2015 Angler of the Year.
The Entry fee for this tournament will be $75.00 per Angler & $50.00 per Co Angler with an Optional Big Fish Pot at $10.00 per person. Big Fish pot is paid back at 100%. Please send a check for the entry fee amount if you wish or bring it with you in cash to the meeting. As stated above the Big Fish Pot is optional and it needs to be paid in cash when you check in at the Registration Banquet.
You Can mail your entry fee to John Dixon PO Box 393, Leitchfield, KY 42755
The Pre Tournament Meeting: it is mandatory to sign in, if you cannot make the meeting make arrangements for someone to stand in for you and to pay your optional $10.00 Big Fish Pot. They will need to meet with your partner to see where you will need to be the morning of the tournament.
Pre Tournament Meeting & Banquet Location:
Date: Friday October 23, 2015
Time: Registration from 5:00 – 6:00 PM Eastern Time / Banquet will begin at 6:30 Eastern Time
Place: National Guard Armory 1503 E. Broadway St. Campbellsville, KY 42718
The State Tournament will be held at Green River Lake and the ramp will be Ramp 1 located near the dam. There is a Corps of Engineers launch fee at the ramp. Tournament Days will be Saturday 10/24/2015 & / Sunday 10/25/2015. Times will be announced at the Pre Tournament briefing.
There is no Official Host Motel setup for this event. Every Angler is on their own locating their Lodging.
Good Luck to everyone and Hope to see you there.
John Dixon, President
Rodney Bridgeman, Vice President
Tom Whittington, Sec/Treas