SUMNER COUNTY LANDS 2013 BASSMASTER WEEKEND SERIES NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
Nov 16 2012 Gallatin
GALLATIN, Tenn. – Old Hickory Lake will be the site of the 2013 Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Weekend Series National Championship Nov. 6-9, 2013 at Sanders Ferry Park in Hendersonville. The announcement came from the American Bass Anglers at the conclusion of this year’s Championship at Lake Sam Rayburn near Brookeland, Texas Nov. 10.
The Sumner County Convention & Visitors Bureau submitted a bid to host the tournament, and won out over several other prospective host locations that submitted bids from across the country.
About 400 anglers and their families will spend about a week in Sumner County for the event.
The Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Weekend Series provides weekend anglers a professionally operated competitive tour with a path to the world championship of bass fishing, the Bassmaster Classic. The first place boater at the National Championship wins $100,000 and up to $105,000 in bonuses and a berth into the Bassmaster Classic. The co-angler champion wins $50,000 and up to $52,250 in bonuses.