Catch the Excitment as Rayovac FLW Series Takes to Lake Champlain this Week
The Pro Bass Fishing Tournament Season Continues July 31-August 2
Plattsburgh, NY– 7/29/2015 – The Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau, a division of the North Country Chamber of Commerce, along with the City of Plattsburgh welcomes the Rayovac FLW Series back to Lake Champlain Thursday, July 30 – Saturday, August 1. Registration for the second stop of the 2015 Northern Division will take place on Wednesday, July 29 at the Crete Civic Center from 4:00pm-6:00pm. The action begins at 6:00am everyday with daily weigh-ins at Dock Street Landing in Plattsburgh, NY at 2:00pm. The weigh-ins, which are free and open to the public, will feature giveaways and interactive family friendly activities.
Approximately 300 pros and co-anglers will fish for a top award of $40,000 plus a Ranger Z518C with a 200-horsepower Evinrude. Co-anglers will cast for a top award consisting of a Ranger Z117 with 90-horsepower Evinrude.
The Rayovac FLW Series consists of five divisions – Central, Northern, Southeast, Texas and Western. Each division consists of three tournaments and competitors will be vying for valuable points in each division that could earn them the opportunity to fish in the Rayovac FLW Series Championship. The 2015 Rayovac FLW Series Championship is being held Oct. 29-31 on the Ohio River in Paducah, Kentucky.
“We are extremely excited to welcome back the Rayovac FLW Series to Lake Champlain. I am confident the tournament will be a success for both the organizers and the community.” states Group Specialist, Alyssa Felio, of the Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau.
The Rayovac FLW Series is one of six pro bass fishing tournaments taking place on Lake Champlain this summer. Attracting roughly 2,000 anglers from around the globe, the end of summer 2015 pro bass fishing tournament schedule includes:
2015 Tournament Dates
July 30 – August 1: FLW Rayovac Series
August 8: Walmart BFL – Northeast
September 27: Bass Federation Collegiate Cup Challenge
The Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau would like to thank all of the pro bass fishing tournament sponsors: Local 44 and Local 22, WOKO and the Press Republican.
About the Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau
The Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau, a division of the North Country Chamber of Commerce, was established in 1994 as the official tourism promotion agency for the travel and tourism industry in Clinton County, NY. Based in Plattsburgh, NY, the Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau contributes to the county's economic development and quality of life by promoting the region as a destination for leisure and group travel with a particular focus on history, agriculture and outdoor recreation including cycling, paddling, fishing, boating and skiing. For more information about Clinton County tourism, please contact the Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau at 518.563.1000, visit goadirondack.com or log onto Facebook.com/AdkCoast.