Tournament News

Tournament News

Check Out One of Our New 2020 Partners, ShuttleSlide!

by Brad Baranowski on 12/03/19

ShuttleSlide, LLC will be advertising with us in 2020, check out there website here:

Excellent solution to the problem of an overhanging trolling motor!

From ShuttleSlide, LLC:

Frustrated with annoying trolling motor overhang?  Looking for a simple way to protect your expensive trolling motor?  Visit us at to learn about the best retractable trolling motor mount available on the market today that is guaranteed for life! Our system allows you to easily slide your motor inside the rub rail to protect it from damage while making storage and transportation safer and easier.  No more interference with your bow roller, boat cover or docks!

Since the ShuttleSlide weighs the same or less than other mounts, you don’t have to worry about adding additional weight to your boat. Without having to spend more than you would on other mounting systems, you get a light-weight, RETRACTABLE mount with a minimal, low profile footprint on your deck!

ShuttleSlide has three rugged and versatile models that retract between 7 and 9 inches; with custom lengths up to 27 inches.  Our mounts are compatible with Minn Kota, Motorguide, Rhodan and ALL other trolling motors. Don’t want to add new holes to your boat?  No Problem!  ShuttleSlide also offers adapter plates that allow you to use the existing holes you may already have in your deck. Install could not be easier!

Designed around simplicity; there are no bearings to grease, no pivot points to wear out and no pinch hazards.  Since all ShuttleSlide products have a lifetime warranty and are proudly made in the USA you can purchase with confidence.  We stand behind and support our products with staff that are boaters just like you.  We understand your needs and are always happy to help.

Don’t deal with that annoying “overhang” any longer.  ShuttleSlide offers the best maintenance free mounting solution for your trolling motor.

Visit our online shop to learn more about ShuttleSlide products @ or call us at 321-345-3315 today!

2020 Bass Pro Shops/Cabela's Big Bass Tour Dates Announced

by Brad Baranowski on 07/09/19

The Bass Pro/Cabela's Big Bass Tour will once again have a stop at the Harris Chain of Lakes in 2020. The 3-day event will take place February 7th-9th with the weigh station being setup at Hickory Point. Registration for the event will start in November. Go to for information.

Lake Tarpon Open Tournament This Saturday 6/8/19

by Brad Baranowski on 06/01/19

The Lake Tarpon Open Tournament Series continues this Saturday June 8th out of Anderson Park. The open tournament is run by Gary Muchler and runs every 2nd Saturday of the month. There will be exemptions for size and bag limits. Sign up at the ramp. Weights have been solid this summer with 21+ pounds winning the Xtreme Series tournament this weekend. The Tuesday Night tournaments are also going on through the summer. They start at 6pm out of Anderson Park, pay at the ramp. For more info on these tournaments check out: 

Lake Tarpon Holiday Bass Tournament - December 8th, 2018

by Brad Baranowski on 12/05/18

There will be an open team bass tournament on Lake Tarpon on December 8th, 2018out of Anderson Park. Weigh-in will be at 2pm at The Tarpon Turtle restaurant on the lake. Entry is $60. 1 or 2 anglers per boat. Exemptions pulled for size restrictions. 100% payback plus added prize money and prize items awarded. For more info go to: Lake Tarpon Holiday Bass Tournament

Winter Haven Chain Open Tournament August 11th, 2018

by Brad Baranowski on 07/31/18

MacDill Bassbusters

Open Team Tournament


August 11th - Lake Shipp (Big Ramp)


Registration capped at 35 boats

Entry Fee: $50.00 per team

Safe Daylight to 2:00 PM

5 - Bass Limit

$5.00 per team goes to Big Bass

(20 boats = $100 payout for big bass)


If you would like to register in advance for this tournament, please call Greg Bartz at (813) 714-9916 to do so for that information.

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