2012 BERKLEY/SEBILE BIG BASS CHALLENGE TOURNAMENTS ARE ANNOUNCED

2012 BERKLEY/SEBILE BIG BASS CHALLENGE TOURNAMENTS ARE ANNOUNCED

By Floyd Miller

 

 

 

Skill and Strategy Play Part inUnique Tournament COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Berkley®/Sebile® Big Bass Challenges arebass fishing’s version of “Texas Hold Em,” for amateur fishermen. This uniqueformat matches angling skill with a weigh-in strategy. Anglers can weigh-in asingle fish each hour to try to earn a portion of the hourly payouts, whichalso places them in contention for the grand prize. There is, however, one catch to the tournament. Anglers are only allowed tofish with Berkley and Sebile baits. The Berkley Experience Trailer will beonsite at both tournaments to help anglers with bait selection along with thesupporting retailers having hot promotions. {{more}} The 7th Annual Texas Berkley Big Bass on Lake Fork hosted by Bass Champs is setfor October 20th -21st (http://www.basschamps.com/basschamps/berkley.cfm.The original 2 day event has 14 hourly payouts and also awards 2 boats for over$100,000 in cash and prizes. “The tournaments are a unique way to expose amateur anglers to a wide varietyof Berkley and Sebile baits in a fun format,” said Andrew Marks, MarketingDirector for Berkley. “Anglers not only have to contend with what type of baitto throw, but there’s also the added strategy of when to weigh in your fish.This format gives a unique twist on traditional tournaments withoutprofessional anglers in the field, and gives everyday anglers an opportunity towin some cash with one fish.” For more information on the Berkley/Sebile Big Bass Challenges visit http://www.berkley-fishing.com/about/events.