BASS Electric Caledar 2013

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BASS Electric Caledar 2013

Post by Simon Goldsmith » Fri Dec 07, 2012 11:35 am

Bassers,

Here's the draft calendar for 2013. Some of the changes for next year are as follows:

* Reduction in overall number of events (25 in 2012, 18 in 2013)- this will mean prizes aren't spread as thinly across the event. Bigger prize packs will be the result
* One event per venue
* New venues added
* 6 events (2 day events) to have higher ranking points and a $50 option up fee
* Qualification for The Convention to be participation based rather than performance based. It'll work as follows:
[*]Win an event = qualification
[*]Fish three events during the year (you must catch a fish in at least one them)= qualification

We believe that this qualification process will enable anglers to plan better for their year, will see more anglers taking part and logistically from our end it will make our life easier also. In the end the best angler will still win, get the prizes and cudos that comes with it. The qualification for the convention won't change this.

* We're also going to tighten up on the fish welfare/condition issue so we don't have poor conditioned fish weighed in.

You'll notice there's a few events that still need organisers for, if you're willing and able to run one let us know ASAP (the TAG and calendar go to print next week, so let me know by Tuesday if you want to get your name in the magazine).

BASS Electric Series 2012
DATE LOCATION EVENT DIRECTOR CONTACT EVENT TIMES
Feb 2-3 Danjeera Dam BASS Electric Series #1 Dave Mann 0417 232 652 2.30pm-6.30pm, 5.30am-11.30am
Feb-03 Cania Dam BASS Electric Series #2 Chris Horne 0410 716 701 7am-1pm
Feb 23-24 Bjelke Petersen Dam BASS Electric Series # 3 ABT (07) 3387 0888 TBA
Mar 9-10 Brogo Dam BASS Electric Series # 4 Dave Mann 0417 232 652 2.30pm-6.30pm, 6am-12pm
Mar 23-24 Toonumbar Dam BASS Electric Series #5 Adrian Melchior 0415 587 900 TBA
Apr-07 Isis Balancing Storage BASS Electric Series #6 Gary Leather (07) 4153 4747 7am-1pm
Apr-14 Clarrie Hall Dam BASS Electric Series #7 Tony Payne 0409 260 977 7am-1pm
Apr 27-28 Borumba BASS Electric Series #8 ABT (07) 3387 0888 TBA
May-05 Lostock Dam BASS Electric Series #9 TBA 0409 711 064 7am-1pm
May-19 Hinze Dam BASS Electric Series #10 ABT (07) 3387 0888 7am-1pm
Jun-02 Maroon Dam BASS Electric Series #11 ABT (07) 3387 0888 7am-1pm
Jun-23 Lenthalls BASS Electric Series #12 Shane Anderson (07) 4153 4747 7am-1pm
Jul-14 Wivenhoe Dam BASS Electric Series #13 ABT (07) 3387 0888 7am-1pm
Jul 27-28 Lake St Clair BASS Electric Series #14 ABT (07) 3387 0888 TBA
Aug-04 Lake McDonald BASS Electric Series #15 Paul Fleming 0488 232 249 7am-1pm
Aug 24-25 Moogerah Dam BASS Electric Series #16 ABT 0415 445 142 TBA
Sep-01 Cressbrook Dam BASS Electric Series #17 Brad Clark 0448 588 955 7am-1pm
Sep-01 Lake Lyell BASS Electric Series #18 ABT (07) 3387 0889
Sep 28-29 Bjelke Petersen Dam BASS Electric Series Convention ABT (07) 3387 0888 7am-1pm
Regards,

Simon Goldsmith
ABT Tournament Director
simon@fishingmonthly.com.au
(07) 3387 0888
0416 068 386

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Re: BASS Electric Caledar 2013

Post by bassbouy » Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:58 pm

Simon, am I running Moogerah you have my mobile but ABT? Rory.

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Re: BASS Electric Caledar 2013

Post by Hobie one » Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:50 pm

Looks like a great mix of venues,looking forward to it.i'll be a bit more comfortable on a boat this year,no more sore arse in a kayak,except for hinze,where I have no choice.see you there.cheers,paul Mchugh.

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Re: BASS Electric Caledar 2013

Post by Fender67 » Sat Dec 08, 2012 8:21 pm

with the quaifcation for convention does a 2 day event count as 2 events ??
for eg- I do Borumba (2 day event ) and Lake MacDonald (1 day event) does that qualify me for convention if I have caught fish at 1 of them ??

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Re: BASS Electric Caledar 2013

Post by Barry_O » Sun Dec 09, 2012 9:40 am

G'day Paul,
The way the 2 day events have been run in the past have been as one event. However that does not alter the fact if you get a fish either day you have still caught a fish and therefore qualify if you do another event. It would still mean you have fished three days.

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Re: BASS Electric Caledar 2013

Post by Francey » Sun Dec 09, 2012 10:42 am

Looks like my 4yr old son will be able to qualify this year. Haha

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Re: BASS Electric Caledar 2013

Post by BJ » Sun Dec 09, 2012 1:19 pm

Hey Simon

Can you please change the fishing times for Cressbrook to 6a to 12 midday.

Thank You

Brad Clark

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