Clear Lake Pro/Am Information Sheet

PRO/AM 

CLEAR LAKE – CALIFORNIA 

MARCH 18-20, 2022 

Competition Waters: 

Clear Lake 

Off-limits

➢ Competition waters off-limits March 7th, 12:01 AM – March 16th, 30 minutes prior published sunrise 

➢ Standard off-limits as defined in rules and regulations. See PRO/AM RULE 15 OFF LIMITS 

➢ A map showing venues and off-limits areas will be provided closer to the event. 

Practice: 

➢ Competition waters are open to fishing (March 16 & 17, 2022). See PRO/AM RULE 14 PRACTICE 

All contestants must be off the water, or parked in their assigned slip and not fishing or scouting by 4:00 PM PST on Thursday. 

Mandatory Check-in: 

➢ Clear Lake Outdoors, Thursday March 17, 4-7 PM 

96 Soda Bay Rd Lakeport, CA 95453 

Phone: 707-262-5852 

Rules: 

➢ Tournament Director to discuss any additional rule information at the tournament briefing. 

➢ Highlight any lake specific rules 

➢ Read the PRO/AM Rules 

Rules Questions: 

➢ The tournament director for the WWBT PRO/AM is Randy McBride. All rules questions should be directed to him. He can be reached at 321-223-6562 or randy@wildwestbasstrail.com 

No Information: 

➢ Beginning (March 7 12:01 AM), and extending through competition, contestants may not solicit and/or receive information about locating or catching fish on tournament waters from anyone. See PRO/AM RULE 16 NO INFO RULE FOR FULL DETAILS 

License Requirement: 

➢ All waters of Clear Lake require a California License. Click here for fishing license details. Licenses may be purchased here. 

Covid-19 Guidelines: 

➢ This event will operate in accordance with all Centers for Disease Control, state, and local COVID-19 guidelines. California guidance can be found here. 

Takeoff, Weigh-in: 

➢ Library Park 

○ California Time (PST) 

■ Blast off safelight 

■ Weigh-in time and location will be announced at the 

Pre-Tournament meeting 

Host & Lodging: 

Skylark Shores Resort 

○ Call to make reservations 1-800-675-6151 

○ Tell them you are with Wild West Bass Trail to receive a discount 

Size Limit: 

➢ 5 bass limit, 12 inches for largemouth, smallmouth, and spotted bass. 

PRO/AM Format: 

➢ Day 1 & 2: Full field 

○ Top 10 will be determined by the highest combined weight after two days. ➢ Day 3: Format: Top 10 

○ Champion will be determined by cumulative weight after 3 days of competition. 

Payout: 

➢ General 90% pay back, 1 in 5 

➢ 1st place PRO $25,000 based on 150 entries 

➢ 1st Place CO $11,000 based on 150 entries 

➢ Last Pro Payout is $1,600 

➢ Last CO Payout is $800 

➢ Pay 3 big fish paid for the event (100% payback) 

Contingency Awards: 

➢ BassCat Quest up to $7,500 for winning 

P-line- $250 

➢ Super Clean- $250 x 3 Checks for Total of $750 

➢ Power Pole Captains Cash 

Media Opportunities: 

➢ Live Weigh-in coverage 

➢ Social media Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, etc.