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April 24, 2018

FLW fishing tournament registration

When:
April 11, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Where:
The Center for Rural Development
2292 US-27
Somerset, KY 42501
USA
Contact:
(270) 252-1000

Registration for the FLW Tour, the most competitive tour in professional bass-fishing, will be held from 2-4 p.m. in the South Hall at The Center for Rural Development. A meeting with participants will follow from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Hosted by the Somerset Tourist and Convention Commission and the Burnside Tourism Commission, the tournament will feature 368 of the world’s best bass-fishing professionals and co-anglers casting for top awards of up to $125,000 cash in the pro division and up to $25,000 cash in the co-angler division.

Anglers will take off at 7 a.m. each morning from General Burnside Island State Park. Thursday and Friday’s weigh-ins, April 12-13, will be held at the park beginning at 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday’s weigh-ins, April 14-15, will also be held at the park, but will begin at 4 p.m.

The total purse for the FLW Tour at Lake Cumberland presented by General Tire is more than $930,000, including $10,000 through 60th place in the Pro Division.

Television coverage of the FLW Tour at Lake Cumberland presented by General Tire will premiere in high-definition (HD) on NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) May 23 from Noon-1 p.m. EST. The Emmy-nominated “FLW” television show airs on NBCSN, the Pursuit Channel and the World Fishing Network and is broadcast to more than 564 million households worldwide.

Learn more about the tour.