Fishing & Boating News

Power Pole continues sponsorship with Bass Champs for 2017

Offers over $9000 in bonus cash.

by: Bass Champs communications,

(Jan 26, 2017 - Haslett, TX)

Bass Champs announced that Power-Pole shallow water anchors will once again be a sponsor of the largest team trail in the nation. Bass Champs will showcase the original shallow water anchor to its anglers exclusively. Anglers of Bass Champs will also have the opportunity to take advantage of Power-Pole "Captains Cash Rewards."  
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"We recognize that Bass Champs is the leading team tournament trail in Texas and we are excited to extend our partnership for another year. Our customers will again be able to take home more winnings with over $9,000 of incentive money offered to the winning anglers. We are thrilled to see more and more anglers with Power-Pole anchors taking off from Bass Champs events!"  Said Robert Shamblin, Vice President of JL Marine Systems, Inc.

Power-Pole is a shallow water anchor designed for anglers, by anglers. JL Marine Systems, Inc., the maker of Power-Pole leads the industry in shallow water anchors for fiberglass, aluminum boats and kayaks. Whether you are fishing fresh or salt water, windy, calm or shallow conditions, Power-Pole was designed to keep your boat in one place and is supported by the best anglers in the world.  

The Power-Pole “Captains Cash Rewards” incentive program will be offered to all Bass Champs anglers. 
In 2017, Captains Cash will pay out to qualified winners in all Bass Champs events.

"Power-Pole anchors have proven to be the leader in the industry and we are excited to have them on board again for 2017. We continue to see our winning anglers taking advantage of the multiple uses of Power-Pole anchors. With the Captains Cash Rewards program, we look forward to our anglers winning even more money this season."   Chad Potts, President, Bass Champs, Inc.

Bass Champs will again host the 9th Annual Sportsman’s Auto Network MEGA BASS event on Lake Fork, March 19th.  This event is the World's richest one day Big Bass event, and offers anglers a chance to WIN $20,000 CASH EVERY HOUR plus a Skeeter boat for the heaviest bass of the day!  
The final Bass Champs event of the year is the 12th annual Berkley Big Bass. It will take place on the famed Lake Fork on October 21st and 22nd. Paying an unheard of 20 places per hour and awarding two Skeeter boats (biggest bass over the slot and under the slot).

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For more information on Bass Champs or to register for tournaments, visit or call (817) 439-3274.   

Bass Champs will pay out over $2.5 million in cash and prizes in 2017!

2017 Skeeter Bass Champs schedule of events:
January 14, Sam Rayburn
January 21, Falcon
February 4, Travis
February 11, Toledo Bend
February 18, Cedar Creek
February 25, Amistad
March 4, LBJ
March 11, Rayburn
March 19, Sportsman’s Auto Network Mega Bass on Lake Fork
March 25, Falcon

April 1, Ray Roberts
April 8, Belton
April 22, Amistad
April 29, Fork
May 13, Toledo Bend
May 20, LBJ
June 3, Tawakoni
June 9th –11th, Skeeter Owners Tournament on Lake Fork
June 25, Techron TX Shootout on Sam Rayburn
October 14 - 15, Team Championship
October 21 - 22, Berkley Big Bass on Lake Fork 
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