The Forrest Wood Cup, the world championship of bass fishing, will visit the Red River and Shreveport/Bossier City, La., August 15-18. The tournament will feature 46 of the world’s best bass pros and co-anglers vying for the sport’s biggest award – $500,000 cash in the pro division and $50,000 cash in the co-angler division.
Mercury Marine invites you to join us at the event, which has fun activities for the whole family. On Friday, August 16, come out to the FLW Outdoors Show & Expo at the Shreveport Convention Center to meet some of the top Mercury-sponsored FLW Tour pros. Mercury product experts will also be on hand to answer all of your questions. Cast members from History Channel’s Swamp People™ on History®, including Mercury pro Troy Landry and his son Chase, will be at the Convention Center for a meet-and-greet with fans.
Take a free test ride in a Mercury-powered Ranger bass boat on Saturday and Sunday, August 17-18. The test boats will be at Red River South Marina with rides available from 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on both days.
Be sure to visit the Mercury exhibit at the Shreveport Convention Center and talk to our crew, the pros and the stars. We hope to see you there!