Ultimate Bass

Ultimate Bass Club Shootout 2005 Tournament Rules


  1. All State, Coast Guard, Federal and Parks and Wildlife Regulations shall apply at all times. Violation of any of the before mentioned regulations will be grounds for disqualification.
  2. Only Largemouth, Smallmouth, and Kentucky spotted bass (black bass) will be weighed in.
  3. You must personally weigh-in your fish.
  4. The Launch and weigh-in will be held at the Grand Bayou Launch Ramp 
  5. All contestants must wear a Coast Guard approved life vest when the outboard engine is running.
  6. No wake allowed at the landing.
  7. A contestant is not permitted to fish within 50 yards from another tournament boat which is anchored, tied or fishing the shoreline unless permission is granted.
  8. In the case of a two-day tournament, all fish must be weighed on the day they are caught.
  9. You may obtain a refund of your entry fee up to 15 days before the tournament date. There will be a $2.00 fee assesed any refund request. After said date there will be no refund.
  10. Entry fee MUST be paid by deadline; deadline for the 2005 UBCS is May 01. All fees must be received by midnight. 
  11. Fish must be kept in a live well or equally suitable conditions. Do not transport fish to weigh-in on ice or in ice water. Every effort must be made to keep fish alive. There will be a 8oz. penalty for every dead fish weighed in.
  12. Additional Weigh-in times will be announced closer to the tournament date. This is a two day tournament with Sunday weigh-in being at 12:00pm so that our teams can get a head start towards home.
  13. Fish must be caught on the tournament waters described above. 
  14. The tournament will be held regardless of weather conditions.
  15. Fishing will be done with a rod and reel and artificial lures only (pork rind acceptable).
  16. Contestants must be checked in 30 minutes prior to the tournament on both days. Failing to check in will disqualify that team.
  17. All applications for entry in the Ultimate Bass Club Shoot Out and the determination of winners and right to awards are subject to the sole approval and discretion of the Tournament Committee whose decision thereon is FINAL.(**5)
  18. All contestants must be registered with the Ultimate Ultimate Bass Fishing Reports Forum is required.
  19. There will be a late fee applied for any participants paying after the deadline on MAY 01. No entries will be accepted after Midnight on JUNE 17 .
  20. The Tournament Committee is comprised of the Owners of UltimateBass.com, The Events Team Captain, and two members of the host club.

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