$50 PER TEAM / BOAT ENTRY FEE
$5 set aside for big fish per boat from the entry fee included
80% payback per tournament/percentage set aside for the Classic
Payback is 1 place per 5 entries/boats up to 8 places
There will also be $100 prize to the winner of the big bass of the year. This person/team must qualify and fish the Classic, and must be present at the classic event to collect prize or the prize is awarded to the next participant with the next biggest fish for the year.
Each person/boater must fish at least 5 tournaments in order to qualify for the classic. Out of the 5 tournaments, 2 of the events must be on the Pamunkey River and the other 3 can be at any of the other events including the Pamunkey.
Kids 15 and under by the Classic date, may qualify with 2 tournaments total.
The tournament waters shall be off limits from 12:01am the Wednesday preceding the tournament until the tournament blastoff. People MAY NOT SOLICIT INFORMATION FROM ANYONE WHO HAS BEEN ON THE TOURNAMENT WATERS DURING THE OFF-LIMITS PERIOD. People may not have the assistance of any non-competitor for the purpose of locating or catching fish on the competition day. Any competitor found guilty of violating the off limits period will have their catch disqualified