||Any person interested in becoming a member of the Raleigh Bass
Anglers Club, for the upcoming year, needs to be at the ramp on the first
tournament to pay the membership fees. After our first TX the person must
contact us one month in advance of the next TX. If there are less than seven
tournaments remaining prospective member must ride with a club member the
first tournament at the descrection of club officers.
||All members are expected to follow high standards of
Sportsmanship and Safety.
Any member that violates any of
these rules or any Federal, State or Local Laws is subject to
To cover any discrepancies, the
discretion of the Tournament Committee will be applied.
||Boats must be tournament ready with live wells capable of
handling at least a 5 fish limit.
||Children under 14 fish free, but must pay entry fee if they want
to qualify to win money.
||Meetings are to be held at the boat ramp after every tournament
for 15 minutes.
||Two members may fish out of the same boat, but all fish must
remain separate AT ALL TIMES.
||Club membership dues $25 per year
Club dues will go to pay for
operating expenses and trophies. Any monies remaining at the Classic will be
put into the Classic Pool.
||Trophies to be awarded at the end of the year to the top three
(3) point positions and a plaque for the lunker of the year and biggest sack.
||No limit on number of Guests per year a member is allowed but
those Guests may not fish again as a Guest that same year.
||Tournament entry fee is $40.00 per member paid out as follows:
$10.00 = Classic Fund
$ 5.00 = Big Fish
$25.00 = Qualifier Pay positions
One position paid for every six
||Emergency Back-up lake - Gaston.
||Snow/Ice Plan - 2 week delay.
||Creel limit 5 fish per member, size depends on the NCWRC for
||Blast Off will be no sooner than 40
minutes before official sunrise.
||Weigh time will be announced at Blast Off and will be
approximately 8 hours after Blast Off.
||Length of Tournament: No less than 8 hours. No more than 9
||Only artificial lures allowed.
||Only one rod, per angler, may be used at a time.
||Life Jackets must be worn when boat is on plane.
||All anglers must remain at least 50 ft. from other anglers while fishing unless the first angler
on the spot gives permission to the second angler.
||All member MUST BE inside the No Wake Zone by the weigh in time
or there will be a one-pound penalty for every minute late. (15 minutes late
is automatic disqualification).
||0.25 pound penalty for dead fish brought to the scales.
||1 pound penalty for bringing a short / slot fish to the scales
in addition to that fish not being weighed.
||If your Big Fish dies, your Big Fish weight will be penalized
0.25 of a pound.
||In the event of a tie, the member with the biggest fish WINS!
||Position Pay out Schedule
01-06 members = 1 position
07-12 members = 2 positions
13-18 members = 3 positions
19-24 members = 4 positions
25-30 members = 5 positions and so
Only 1 Big Fish Position will be
= 110 points
2nd = 105 points
= 100 points
= 95 points
= 90 points
= 85 points
= 80 points
= 75 points
= 70 points
10th = 65 points and so on to 15 points for 20th
Big Fish = 10 points
After the 20th position all members that participated in the tournament
will be awarded 10 points.
Your total weight for that
tournament will be added to your point standings. At the end of the season
each member's worst tournament will be dropped when calculating final