I further expressly agree that the foregoing release, waiver, and indemnity agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the law of the state in which the agreement is entered and that if any portion of this agreement is held invalid, it is agreed that the balance shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect. Priorities will be: 1) anglers that sign up for 3 or more events, 2) Anglers signing up with a pro/co combination 3) Date registration was received. ProAm Championship Qualification includes the best 3 of 4 events. $100 to the highest finishing team with P-Line in the boat. Boat numbers will be collected at each check-in. I also understand I must provide my personal cell number capable of receiving text messages from the Wild West Bass Youth Series. ConfirmationBY ACKNOWLEDGING AND SIGNING BELOW, I AM DELIVERING AN ELECTRONIC SIGNATURE THAT WILL HAVE THE SAME EFFECT AS AN ORIGINAL MANUAL PAPER SIGNATURE. These risks include but are not limited to infection and transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) virus. B. 14 NO INFO RULE: WWBT PRO/AMS HAVE A NO INFO RULE AND A STRICT OFF-LIMITS PERIOD. I(We)agree to submit to a polygraph examination and understand that failure to pass the examination will result in disqualification. Moving or stocking fish from one location to another is prohibited. Anglers who do not have a jersey or refuse to wear a WWBT provided jersey must wear at the minimum a collared polo shirt. REPORT AN EMERGENCY OR BREAKDOWN: Contact a tournament official by phone or other means or to report an emergency or breakdown, contestants must cease fishing at this point and their catch must be verified by a tournament official in order to be counted in the tournament. WWBT encourages Pro Anglers to assist Co-Anglers. If the child knowingly participates in an event with any of the symptoms in relation to COVID-19 this will be ruled as unsportsmanlike conduct and the board will make a decision on whether the child will be allowed to attend future events. Still photos and videos taken by an angler during a tournament may be posted to social media and the anglers website after the tournaments conclusion. BOAT AND MOTOR: For the safety of all contestants during OPEN PRACTICE AND COMPETITION, ALL BOATS MUST BE MINIMUM OF 16 FEET IN LENGTH, Big Fish- In the case where two contestants are tied with the weight of a big fish. POLYGRAPH: By signature on the WWBT Series participation agreement or the official entry form, each contestant agrees to submit to a polygraph examination and abide by its conclusion should he/she be accused of any rule violation. Contestants shall demonstrate professionalism and integrity in support of the sport of professional fishing. TAXES: Participants are responsible for all applicable taxes, execution of all tax forms and rules on both cash and merchandise awards. Any contestant(s) deemed under the influence by the tournament director may be disqualified. 28. Failure to grant such access may result in immediate disqualification. VIOLATION OR INFRACTION: EACH CONTESTANT AGREES TO REPORT TO THE TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR IMMEDIATELY ANY VIOLATION OR INFRACTION OF ANY TOURNAMENTRULES. The field will be capped at 150 boats. If one angler of the team is a Member of WWBYS ($37.50) but the other teammate is a Non-Member ($50), the total fee collected would be $87.50 for the team. The take-off order will be reversed on day 2. BASIC BOAT EQUIPMENT: During open practice and competition, every boat must have all required Coast Guard safety equipment as well as a functional bilge pump. Wild West Bass Trail Search in. Proof of age to the tournament officials is the responsibility of the potential contestant. 6) Gathering of people may be limited as mandated by state or local government. Contestants may not have non-contestants cut, dig, or removed obstructions once the off-limits period begins all the way through the conclusions of the event to access any water. I, the undersigned, as the legal guardian or legal authority to execute this Individual Release and Hold-Harmless Agreement (Release), acknowledge and understand, that as an angler, parent of an angler, or legally responsible agent of an angler at selected events, said angler upon being present at any event, may have personal contact with adults, children, and angler members and spectators. From Memorial Day (May) to Columbus Day (October) entrance gates charge an entrance fee from 9AM to 5pm. Pros and Co-anglers will be randomly paired on day 3. CO-ANGLER GPS: Co-Anglers are not allowed to carry GPS systems. 3) Spectators are to maintain at least 6ft apart while attending an event if physical distancing is mandated by state/local government. 2) Anglers will not be permitted to share the front or rear deck spaceifthere is a physical distancing regulation mandated by a government entity, keeping contact minimized to times when anglers are seated while the main outboard is on. B. I understand that it is the sole responsibility of all boat owners to carry and maintain boat owners liability coverage with limits of no less than $100,000 Each person / $300,000 Each accident or $300,000 CSL. 21. Anycontestant who has not contacted the WWBT Tournament Director 15 minutes after theclosing of the posted on-site registration, may be disqualified from participating in the tournament and his/her entry fee forfeited. Permission is hereby granted to the attending physician to proceed with any medical or minor surgical treatment, x-ray examination, and immunizations for the named angler. If there are stories written about you or by you appearing on our social media, Wild West Bass Youth Series grants permission to link to these stories and any others on our social media pages. 55. BOAT IDENTIFICATION: Prior to each days start, each boat MUST be given an inspection check by a tournament official. Failure to meet those obligations may result in a reduction of Angler of Year Points, fines and/or disqualification from all future WWBT Events. You may also live stream during a tournament. IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY SITUATION, CONTESTANTS SHOULD CALL 911 FIRST AND ONCE SAFE, NOTIFY TOURNAMENT OFFICIALS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. Wild West Bass Trail entry fees for the team championship event are $335 per boat, with two anglers per boat. Notice may be published on the WWBT Internet site at https://wildwestbasstrail.com. 61. A pre-Tournament meeting will be held online via Facebook Live/Instagram CONTACTS: Seth Starks - Director I, the undersigned, as the legal guardian or legal authority to execute this Individual Release and Hold-Harmless Agreement (Release), acknowledge and understand, that as an angler, parent of an angler, or legally responsible agent of an angler at selected events, said angler upon being present at any event, may have personal contact with adults, children, and angler members and spectators. IF you are in this group, please ensure you have approval from your health care provider prior to attending WILD WEST BASS YOUTH SERIES events. I understand that it is the sole responsibility of all boat owners to carry and maintain boat owners liability coverage with limits of no less than $100,000 Each person / $300,000 Each accident or $300,000 CSL. DISQUALIFICATION SUSPENSION: Any disqualification suspension from or other disciplinary action regarding any tournament or fishing organization shall be grounds for rejecting any application for participation in a WWBT tournament and/or disqualification from a WWBT tournament after circumstances are reviewed by the Tournament Director. If the tie is not broken by applying the foregoing procedures, the tie will remain a tie. ARIZONA TEAMS FINAL ENTRY DEADLINE: **With Late Fees** Roosevelt Lake May 22, 2021 Register Now! Please do credit Wild West Bass Youth Series. Must have a valid receipt within 30 days of tournament. WILD WESTBASS TRAIL MOBILE APP: All contestants with a smartphone capable of downloading the WWBT mobile app must download the APP. In consideration for permission to voluntarily participate in tournaments, events, programs, and related activities conducted by GreenFish Marketing LLC, Wild West Bass Trail, Wild West Bass Youth Series, I acknowledge, appreciate, and agree that the risk of injury, death, disability, loss, or damage to my person or property from the activities involved in this program is significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death and while rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce the risk, the risk of serious injury or death does exist. This preserver must be strapped, snapped or zippered securely and maintained in that condition until the combustion engine is shut off. CULLING TAGS or clips are allowed. If one angler of the team is a Member of WWBYS ($37.50) but the other teammate is a Non-Member ($50), the total fee collected would be $87.50 for the team. As a general rule, WWBT views this as a 20-foot fiberglass bass boat similar to a Ranger Z520L with the motor trimmed down under its own power. Day 2 Open Practice 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO THE PUBLISHED SUNRISE TIME UNTIL 4:00 PM LOCAL TIME. Note: Any angler, boat captain presenting symptoms upon arrival will be required to leave and will be denied entry to the event. Appeals for penalties assessed must be presented in writing 48 hours from the time and date of ruling to the Tournament Director. OFF LIMITS: May 29th- June 7th, 2023: PRACTICE: June 8th-9th: ENTRY DEADLINE: June 9th, 2023 with late Fee 100 boat cap. This authorization is granted only after a reasonable effort has been made to reach me. Memberships are required to participate in the WWBYS West Coast Championship. Riders or media are allowed with preauthorization of the tournament director. Contestants must have a valid fishing license for all tournament waters. I also hereby grant GreenFish Marketing LLC, Wild West Bass Trail, Wild West Bass Youth Series the exclusive right to reproduce, digitize and edit the Work at GreenFish Marketing LLC, Wild West Bass Trail, Wild West Bass Youth Series sole discretion, to publicly perform, publicly display and distribute the Work in any advertising, promotion, and production-related to the Project or any related program produced by GreenFish Marketing LLC, Wild West Bass Trail, Wild West Bass Youth Series. Weather delays on competition days resulting in half of the tournament day being lost (first flight take-off and check-in) may result in cancellation. Contestants will refrain from arguing, yelling, demeaning, using profanity, or challenging any tournament official. Release authorized on the dates and/or duration of the registered season. PLACE. 1 The Tournament Director may impose actions or rulings deemed appropriate by them, which may include the following without limitation. Sunline Super FC Sniper Fluorocarbon 5"-7" Paddle Tail Swimbait --- Find all of your tackle and gear from Tackle Warehouse #WildWestBassTrail Apex Angle: Chatterbaits in Springtime Alpha Angler ChatterBound - 7'2" Medium-Heavy Rod High speed reel Z-Man Chatterbaits 17 lb. 90% Plus Payback (Cash, Boat, Contingencies) 1:10 Payout. Owner, Wild West Bass Trail. Any act deemed by WWBT officials to have the intention of preventing media coverage will result in disqualification from the event. Boats must be properly secured and stationary. BIG FISH: No dead bass will be eligible for Big Bass awards or prizes. No contestants will be allowed on Tournament waters after registration until the first day of competition. 16 NON-SHARED WEIGHT FORMAT: Both Pro and co-anglers are responsible for his/her own (5) fish. For each legal dead bass presented to weigh-in officials, the contestant shall be penalized 0.25 pounds per dead fish to be deducted from their daily score. 65. Each boat must have a U.S. Coast Guard horsepower rating plate attached to the boat by the manufacturer. The rights granted herein shall not confer in myself any rights of ownership in the Project including, without limitation, the copyright thereto, all of which shall be and remain the exclusive property of GreenFish Marketing LLC, Wild West Bass Trail, Wild West Bass Youth Series. PAYOUT: 100% of WWBYS West Coast Championship Entry Fees go towards CASH SCHOLARSHIPS and PRIZES! Standings will reflect ties starting at place closest to first. 2022 APEX CHAMPIONSHIP FOLSOM LAKE TOP-10 BAITS, Late-Day Upgrade Puts Wilson Atop APEX Championship on Folsom, Apex Angle: Ken Mahs Big Bite Flipping Set Up. If a member, I am currently in good standing with Wild West Bass Youth Series. AOY will be determined by the highest 3 finishes. 17 COMPETITION DAYS 1 & 2: WWBT will span three competition days with the full field of pros and co-anglers participating in on days one and two. I further attest that I have read this consent form and fully understand its contents. Gas must be purchased from a retail gas station. Each angler of aTEAM must fill out and pay their own Open Qualifier Registration fee. Refusing to comply may result in a penalty or tournament disqualification. 20. A balance of field, one point each until end of field or points run out. For fees not listed or to verify information, please contact the park directly. WWBT recommends live wells be maintained at a full level and aerators/recirculators on manual. After payment is complete you will receive an email with a confirmation code. It shall be each contestants responsibility to check the schedule of events or registration time and location or obtain times from the WWBT tournament department. Monetary prizes for each contestant will be awarded in equal amounts. 31. About Wild West. Contestants must notify the tournament director as soon as possible. During tournaments, Wild West Bass Youth Series may ask to mount a POV streaming camera in a competitors boat (the footage may be used in Wild West Bass Youth Series web or social media). I am aware and agree that by executing this waiver and release, that I am giving up my right to bring legal action or assert a claim against GreenFish Marketing LLC, Wild West Bass Trail, Wild West Bass Youth Series for my negligence. 7 LIABILITY INSURANCE: During the open practice and competition days of any WWBT tournament, no contestant may operate a boat unless that contestant has documented proof of a minimum of $300,000 per occurrence boat owners liability insurance (see participation agreement for full details) covering the boat being used in the tournament. The Wild West Bass Trail is dedicated to showcasing the best anglers battling head to head on some of the finest lakes on the West coast. Whether or not to impose a speed limit, the area covered by the speed limit and/or the actual speed limit imposed shall be left exclusively to the discretion of the Tournament Director. March 3, 2023 | 2023, News, Oroville Pro/Am 2023, ProAm OROVILLE, Calif. Given the challenging conditions, J.R. Wright said he was happy to find his limit of 12.93 pounds that leads Day 1 of the Wild West Bass Trail Pro-Am on Lake Oroville presented by Price Family Dealership. 49. 3rd place receives 198 points + 50 participation= 248 points etc. With the Wild West Bass Trail set to enter its 8th year in 2023. 56. Interpretation and enforcement of these rules shall be left exclusively to the Tournament Director or his/her designee at a tournament. If contestants have a concern regarding his/her catch, they should not present their catch. Kayak Pro Tour. Wild West Bass Youth Series reserves the right to revoke these exceptions, and the angler must remove the tournament-related content if Wild West Bass Youth Series in its discretion believes the content is inappropriate or in any way violates other Wild West Bass Youth Series rules. ENTRY FEE Non- Member $100 per TEAM ($50 per Angler) No WWBYS Membership Required WWBYS Member $75 per TEAM ($37.50 per Angler) ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Each Angler and Boat Captain must complete the online registration forms for Open Qualifier. ***, Any questions on this form or the entry fee, please give us a call at480-571-1919 ext. PRO STANDINGS. After payment is complete you will receive an email with a confirmation code. In social media, you may use hashtags #WWBYS or tag @WWBYouthseries to amplify and spread your post to our social fans. You may also grab photos from social media to promote yourself and the club. Difference Maker: Johns said the most important element of his setup was the 10-pound By David A. 7) A health screening upon your arrival at an event may be conducted by our event health officials, which may include a temperature check. All USPS entries must be received by the WWBT office by the published deadline date. During practice and competition contestants cannot solicit, receive, or gather any information from anyone other than another contestant in the tournament. 10)Acknowledgethat no pre-screening or social distancing program can eliminate the risk that you or your child will contract COVID-19 and/or bring it back home after an event. Harriman State Park's major facilities include Lake Welch, Lake Sebago, Sebago Cabin Camp, Lake Tiorati . Scouting, pre-fishing or other practice related activities prior to or after weigh-in is not allowed once the tournament has begun. After the tournament begins, fishing the tournament waters is prohibited except during tournament hours. SEE WWBT WEBSITE FOR OFFICIAL DATES FOR EACH EVENT. Quick Link:. In addition to adhering to the Rules and Code of Conduct, to ensure effective and timely communication between Wild West Bass Youth Series and the anglers, I understand that I am required to provide Wild West Bass Youth Series with a current e-mail address. Unless for medical reasons they cannot wear a cloth face covering. If after the emergency situation is resolved by tournament officials and enough time is left for the contestant to resume fishing, a RESTART may be allowed, and the contestant will continue, and their catch will be counted. Must purchase a minimum of $25 in Lucas Product. 3) Spectators are to maintain at least 6ft apart while attending an event if physical distancing is mandated by state/local government. Boats that do not have factory installed gas tanks are restricted to a Special off-limits periods will be announced for Championship Invitational events. 51. Any act of a contestant which reflects unfavorably upon efforts to promote fisheries conservation, clean waters and courtesy shall be a reason for disqualification. Contestant agrees that the integrity and competitive honesty of fishing contests is paramount to any bass fishing tournament circuits continued existence and success. Presented by: Last Chance Performance Marine . I fully understand that this is a release of liability, and express the assumption of risk and indemnity agreement. 122. Contestants must remain in the boat at all times except in case of dire emergency. 43. I warrant that I am at least 18 years of age and that I am competent in my own name in so far as this consent is concerned. Membership is $50 per year and can be purchased at WWBYS MEMBERSHIP, Any questions about this form or the entry fee, please give us a call at480-571-1919 ext. 3 FISHING HOURS: Fishing hours will be posted on the Tournament Information Page or announced at the tournament briefing. All lures must adhere to state regulations. All contestants are bound by the prevailing statutes and regulations of the various states within which they fish. MEDIA: All official contestants of an event are required to cooperate with the media personnel that covers the event. At no time may a Procontestant request that the co-angler contestant not fish. Testing of engines after the weigh-in is only allowed with permission from the Tournament Director. Tournament waters shall be established by the Tournament Director for each tournament. They must consult with tournament director immediately. This release is authorized and executed of my own free will, with the sole purpose of authorizing medical treatment under emergency circumstances, for the protection of life and limb of the named minor child, in my absence. Inflatable life vest indicators should be checked daily. I agree that the delivery of an e-mail to my designated contact will constitute delivery to me. GreenFish Marketing LLCholds the content rights to the tournaments it owns and operates. A contestant must not allow any bass caught by him/her to be counted on the score of another contestant. 23. No alcoholic beverages, other stimulants or depressants, prescription or otherwise, shall be allowed in the boats during the open practice or competition days or when in the weigh-in area. Here are the 2021 #lockitin links for all Wild West Bass Trail events. Decisions of the appeals committee shall be final. Any candidate for competition who, in the judgment of the Tournament Director, is impaired in such a manner as to endanger the safety and well being of their partner or themselves may not be eligible. 46. No barges or similar craft willbe permitted. NO EXCEPTIONS. 2 Loss of catch for the day of the violation. . In addition, I waive all claims to compensation or damages based on the use of such minors image or voice, or both, by either Wild West Bass Youth Series. Off the water, they must follow the general guidelines of any media covering the tournament as set forth by Wild West Bass Youth Series Communications and Leadership. The WWBT reserves the right to refuse service to any potential contestant and enforce its tournament rules, including but not limited to this Rule and the Angler Code of Conduct and Sportsmanship Rule, at its sole discretion. As Parent and/or Guardian of the named angler, I hereby authorize the diagnosis and treatment by a qualified and licensed medical professional, of the minor child, in the event of a medical emergency, which in the opinion of the attending medical professional, requires immediate attention to prevent further endangerment of the minors life, physical disfigurement, physical impairment, or other undue pain, suffering or discomfort, if delayed. THERE SHALL BE NO EXCEPTIONS. TIES: In case of ties for the Pro and Co-Angler divisions the tiebreaker will be determined by the (1) largest single days weight, (2) if the tie is not broken, largest number of legal fish weighed during competition, (3) if the tie is not broken, the next tiebreaker will be the largest number of legal live fish weighed during competition, (4) if the tie is not broken, the next tiebreaker will be the AOY standings. A voicemail or text message may constitute such communication. When partners check out at the beginning of the day, they must stay together and within sight of each other and their catch throughout the day except in case of emergency or bathroom break. Drive-thru weigh-in. Tournament waters may also be restricted at any time because of bad weather. Wild West Bass Youth Series wants to help promote both your brand and the sport of professional bass fishing through its multimedia assets. These rules may be changed by WWBT immediately upon notice to its members. I also agree to abide by all rules of the event and have a full understanding of them. Wild West Bass Youth Series may also request the Marshal/Observer operate these, or other (POV, smartphone, or other) cameras. Angler of the Year points will be awarded for the place of the tied position and each contestant will be awarded equal points. . By executing this document, I knowingly and voluntarily assent to the following non-exhaustive list of precautionary measures to be administered at times, frequency, and locations of WILD WEST BASS YOUTH SERIES choosing: 1) Anglers are encouraged to bring their own hand sanitizer or disinfecting wipes with them to each tournament/event. 33. However, penalties assessed will remain until a final ruling by the Appeals Committee. Their check-in time will remain the same. Nor/Cal Teams Shasta Lake January 15, 2022 Presented By: Phil's Propellers LATE FEE BEGINS: Tuesday Jan. 11th at 5pm FINAL ENTRY DEADLINE: Friday Jan. 14th. Random checks may be conducted and any contestant who does not have proof of valid insurance with $300,000 coverage will not be allowed to participate and all entry fees forfeited. Four on the west side of the park, which includes the Glen Iris Inn, Humphrey Nature Center, Upper, Middle and Lower falls, Stone Museum, and the Visitor's Center/Main Office. I, THE UNDERSIGNED, hereby assign and grant to GreenFish Marketing LLC, Wild West Bass Trail, Wild West Bass Youth Series, and/or any of its Subsidiaries the right and permission to copyright and/or publish photographs or video footage myself, (the Work) and the use of these photographs and video footage singularly or in conjunction with other photographs or video footage for television production and broadcast of the GreenFish Marketing LLC, Wild West Bass Trail, Wild West Bass Youth Series, and any related art, advertising, internet usage, trade or any other similar lawful purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, product packaging, posters, billboards, internet usage, endorsements, television and television commercials worldwide (the Project), without additional compensation by GreenFish Marketing LLC, Wild West Bass Trail, Wild West Bass Youth Series and free and clear of any claim whatsoever on my part.