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STABOR® LINE LOCK Third Annual STABOR®
National Open Buddy Crappie Tournament May 6-7, 2005 at
Truman Lake, Bucksaw Point Resort & Marina and
National Kids Fishing Derby
Mandatory Meeting May 6, 2005
at 7:00 pm Tournament begins first light on May 7, 2005 Call
for information 1-800-279-4006
Call to reserve your cabin,
room, hook-up or hotel room:
Reservation word is: STABOR®
Marina host hotel, cabins, boat slip rental, sleepers, RV
hook-ups call 60-477-3900
2.) Hidden Lake Resort Motel For reservations call 660-438-5106
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
3.) Grand River Resort reservations call 660-438-2741,
or email email@example.com
See Ya Soon! Get ready for
to shake the Cabin fever blues from the winter months and start
your spring fishing with fun and festivity for all that participate
in our third Annual 2005 STABOR® National Open Buddy Crappie
Tournament, Truman Lake, Bucksaw Resort & Marina in Missouri.
WIN $500 HOURLY BY WEARING OUR T-SHIRT AND CAP DURING THE WEIGH-IN
Cap and T-Shirt: STABOR®
$500 hourly drawing! Everyone that purchase a cap and t-shirt
($20) are qualified to win. Must wear STABOR® official cap
and t-shirt and have stub during the weigh-in for hourly drawing
between the hours of 3:30 and 6:30 pm. Go online to purchase
at : http://www.stabor.com , or send check or money order
along with $4.00 S/H To; 19912 South Dobbs Road, Newalla, Oklahoma
Kids Fishing Derby: STABOR® will have its 3rd annual Kids Fishing
Derby May 7, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, at Bucksaw Marina banks
with the assistance of the Missouri Department of Conservation
Aquatic education personnel. Sign up your child today by calling
by letter to P. O. box 514, Newalla, OK 74857 or send email to
firstname.lastname@example.org Age groups are from 6-15 years
old. For assistance please call 800-279-4006. Make
this an exciting family affair. Lunch is provided and free
product give-away and drawings at Bucksaw pavilion.
Visit Stabor.com for complete details
Crappie Tournament Rules
The following rules will be used for the STABOR® Line Lock
National Open Bubby Crappie Tournament Under the Boat Division
participants must land catch by remaining in the boat.
Bank Division teams will leave the bank any time to catch or
land fish Contestants must be a minimum of 50 feet from all other
tournament boats and bank anglers.
Directions: Directions to Bucksaw Marina is, 14 miles east
of Clinton on highway 7, then 4 miles south on "U"
highway. Address is, 670 S.E. 803, Clinton, MO. 64735.
Participants: All team members must be at least 16 years
of age or older unless they are fishing with a parent or guardian.
STABOR® Line Lock National Open Bubby Crappie Tournament
require a buddy team of two contestants per boat and on the bank.
Teams can be friends, husband, wife, parent, guardian or child.
Pre Fishing: Pre fishing is permitted between April 23rd and
May 6, 2005 and on tournament date from first light until, 4:00
Fees and Payback: Team entry fee for the STABOR® National Buddy
Crappie Tournament is $80 for boat division and $60 for the bank
division. $10 of each entry will go to the Big Crappie pot.
A late fee of $10 will apply after 7:00 pm on 5/6/2005 and at
the ramp on morning of 5/7/2005. Payback will be based
on 80% fielded entry for both divisions. Entry fees can be accepted
on-site starting at 3:30 pm May 6, 2005 at pavilion. All
winning participants will have a polygraph and or a stress test
(NO EXCEPTIONS) before cash is rendered.
MANDATORY PRE-TOURNAMENT MEETING: Mandatory pre tournament
meeting for both divisions starts at 7:00 pm on May 6, 2005 at
Bucksaw Pavilion until 9:00 pm. The Purpose of the pre-tournament
meeting is to inform the participants abort any last minute changes
Payment: We take MasterCard, Visa, American Express,
Discover and personal checks on site. NO! Personal Checks
will be accepted after the May 1, 2005 mail-in deadline.
Only cash, money orders, credit cards and cashier checks will
be accepted during sign-up and day of tournament May 6 &
Tournament Committee: Shall consist of the tournament directors consists
of a five-member team. The committee shall resolve any protest
or disputes, which might arise during the tournament. All decisions
by the tournament committee are final.
Take-Off Order: The tournament take-off order will be determined
by the post-marked date of the envelope when sent. The director
will call the team number for departure. Trailering is permitted;
groups leaving from other areas must follow the sequence of numbers
assigned for boat leaving order and other public ramps. Single
trailers, if no other competitor is around can depart determined
start time otherwise follow numbered sequence. Watches will synchronizes
by tournament director at the mandatory meeting.
Weigh in Locations: Weigh-in site will be at Bucksaw pavilion,
for the boat and bank division.
Tournament Hours: The time for the Boat and Bank division
team with numbered departure begins at first light. All
watches must be synchronized to the time of the tournament director
during mandatory meeting for first light departure. All
boat and bank teams must check in at designated site at Bucksaw
Marina parking lot going into the pavilion. Participants
not in line by 3:05 PM will be disqualified (NO
Legal Fish: A tournament limit is no more than 10 fish. A
Team with more than ten fish at the weigh-in or inline will be
automatically disqualified. Must be 10" inches or
larger in length. Must be presented live in line.
Bank division teams are encouraged to keep their catch on ice
after departing their location and presenting their catch at
the weigh-in line. Any fish with lures, hooks or weights left
in mouth will be removed from team count and weight or subtracted
from the total team catch. Big Fish can have safety pin
on lip for identification during weigh-in.
(ONE BIG FISH PER TEAM)
Permitted Fishing Locations:
All areas that can be legally fished are open to contestants
at Truman Lake only. All current state laws will be followed
concerning allowable fishing locations. Boat Division Team
members must not depart the boat to catch or land fish.
Bank Division teams must not depart the bank to step in or on
a boat to catch or land fish. Boat teams must stay a minimum
of 50' feet from each other and Bank teams 25' feet from each
other. Tournament boats and Bank anglers must visibly display
in plain sight, the flagging presented at check-in.
Tackle and Equipment: Fish must
be caught on rod and reel or extended handheld line poles.
Limited number of poles are, two for each team member in the
water at the same time for both divisions.
State Law: Current state laws of Missouri must be adhered
to and conducted accordingly concerning the number of rods and
reels permitted by each team member.
OPEN FOR MINNOWS AND ARTIFICIAL BAITS.
Check-in Procedures: Each boat and bank division teams will be issued
a numbered card at check in. The card must be turned in at weigh-in.
Live Well: It is recommended that fish be kept in an aerated
live well during the tournament hours. Any fish that looks frozen,
disfigured or glazed over will be automatically disqualified
in both divisions.
Kill Switch: Kill switches are required under Missouri law.
Life Jackets: Life Jackets will be worn when the combustion
engine is running.
Alcohol: NO ALCOHOL will
be permitted during tournament hours.
Protests: All protest must be
filed with the tournament director with-in 30 minutes of the
conclusion of weight-in in writing. The tournament committee
will be used to resolve protests.
Host Hotels and information: STABOR® Tournament Headquarters is at Bucksaw
Lodge and buffet breakfast will be served morning of tournament
(5/7/2004) beginning 5:00 am. Call to reserve your discounted
room at 660-477-3900. Make sure you say (STABOR®)
Line Lock National Open Bubby Crappie Tournament. Rooms
will be going fast, make sure you reserve yours as soon as possible.
Directions to Bucksaw Marina is, 14 miles east of Clinton on
highway 7, then 4 miles south on "U" highway. Hotel
Sponsors are Super 8 Motel- Clinton, 506 Kansas Avenue,
and junction of Highway 13 & 7, phone number 660-890-6188,
toll free 1-800-800-8000, and talk to Dave Marti. Deadline
for discounted rooms is May 6, 2005, one month before the tournament.
Bucksaw address is: 670 S.E. 803, Clinton, MO. 64735.
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