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Eufaula, AL to host national bass fishing event

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EUFAULA, AL -  The FLW Bass Fishing League is headed to Lake Eufaula June 19 for the fourth of five stops in the Bulldog Division series.

As many as 400 boaters and co-anglers will be competing for top awards of up to $8,000 and $3,000, respectively.

Takeoff and weigh-in will be at Lakepoint Resort State Park located at 104 Lakepoint Drive in Eufaula, Ala.

Takeoff is scheduled for 5:30 a.m. while weigh-in will begin at 1:30 p.m. Takeoffs and weigh-ins are free and open to the public.

The Lake Eufaula BFL tournament is being hosted by the Eufaula Barbour County Chamber of Commerce.

Bass Fishing League competition is a 24-division league circuit devoted to weekend anglers, that offers even bigger prizes to qualifiers of the regional championship and those who make it to one of the longest-running championships in all of competitive bass fishing – the BFL All-American presented by Chevy.

Top winners in the BFL can move up to the American Fishing Series or even the FLW Tour.

ABOUT FLW OUTDOORS

FLW Outdoors, named after Forrest L. Wood, the legendary founder of Ranger Boats, is the largest fishing tournament organization in the world offering anglers worldwide the opportunity to compete for millions over the course of 189 tournaments in 2010. FLW Outdoors has also taken fishing mainstream with FLW Fantasy Fishing awarding the largest prizes in the history of fantasy sports. FLW Outdoors memberships are available featuring numerous benefits including Player's Advantage. For more information about FLW Outdoors and its tournaments, visit FLWOutdoors.com or call (270) 252-1000. For more information about FLW Fantasy Fishing, visit FantasyFishing.com.

Source: FLWOutdoors.com

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