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KBF Members-only Bienville Bassin’

January 19 @ 7:00 am - January 20 @ 4:00 pm CST

Bienville Bassin Kayak Tournament

KBF Bienville Bassin’ Ranking & Rewards

These are final results following the 48-hour dispute period, which ended at 6 PM CST on Tuesday, January 23. Please bring to the attention of the Tournament Director any scoring errors or overlooked violations that you may notice. Although they will not necessarily affect outcomes, they will be useful for judge coaching and evaluation.

BIENVILLE BASSIN ST SCORE PRIZE KBFNC
1 Shane Coulter GA 174.25 $2,000 QUAL
2 Robert Harris FL 157.25 $1,400 QUAL
3 Scott Drescher IN 156.50 $1,000 QUAL
4 Jim Williams GA 156.25 $800 QUAL
5 William Son KY 154.25 $600 QUAL
6 Eric Cormack WV 153.00
7 Casey Reed VA 148.75
8 David Kittrell AL 143.00
9 Robert Null TN 124.75
10 Joseph D’Addeo NH 124.75
11 John Hallam FL 113.00
12 Tim Isaacs OH 109.75
13 Sammy Pugh WV 105.50
14 Jerry Cornelius MO 92.00
15 Barry Davis SC 91.00
16 Jason Gardner ME 87.75
17 Adam Share NC 84.75
18 Jason Burden TN 80.50
19 Steve Gilkerson WV 73.25
20 Gina Ueke MO 69.50
21 Jason Scapanski FL 63.50
22 Jose Arias VA 55.50
23 Robert Phinazee 0 55.50
24 William Queen NC 48.75
25 Terry Smith SC 48.25
26 Eric Siddiqi OH 45.25
27 Mark Azevedo FL 44.25
28 Christopher Parker VA 44.00
29 Matt Stewart TN 43.00
30 Tim Kiusalaas FL 42.75
31 Joe Farley WV 41.00
32 Adam Riser TN 35.50
33 Larry Bryant GA 30.00
34 Brede Cowen KS 29.50
35 Lee Ward SC 22.25
36 Chris Morris NC 22.25
37 Brett Miner IN 15.75
38 Matt Skelton TN 14.00
39 Michael Parker FL 11.75
40 Stewart Venable SC 11.50
41 Randy Newton FL 11.50
42 Tim Beers FL 0.00
43 Jason Boyett 0 0.00
44 Jim Davis TN 0.00
45 Jeffrey Hall GA 0.00
46 Lawrence Jones NC 0.00
47 Matthew Kasparek FL 0.00
48 Jim Kemp Sr WV 0.00
49 Stacey Martin AL 0.00
50 Mike Mooney GA 0.00
51 Daniel Morris TN 0.00
52 Brandon Palmer OH 0.00
53 John Stone NC 0.00
54 Rob Stroburg TN 0.00
55 Michael Surette VA 0.00
56 Brad Taylor AL 0.00
57 Glen Wingate FL 0.00
58 Jacob Wolfe NJ 0.00

2018 Season Opener for KBF Members Only—a World-class tournament on a world-class bass fishing destination

KBF Event Rules Addendum

This is an addendum to the KBF Competition Rules Standards and is specific to the 2018 KBF Members Only – Bienville Bassin’ Tournament.

  1. Venue Host: Bienville Plantation
  2. Tournament HQ: Bienville Plantation Pavilion adjacent to the Lodge.
  3. Tournament Director: Joe Haubenreich, 615-456-7123
  4. Eligibility: This event is limited to participation by 2018 KBF Members and KBF Lifetime Members.
  5. Competition Rules: KBF Rules are in two parts: By registering, each competitor acknowledges he has read and agrees to abide by
    • the KBF Competition Rules Standards (including the Release and Indemnification Agreement and Copyright and Use of Images Agreement) and the KBF Event Participation Terms and Conditions.
    • the specific rules outlined in the KBF Competition Rules Addendum on this page; and
    • The competitor further agrees to sign a Bienville Plantation waiver and abide by all conditions of use imposed by the venue host.
  6. Event Schedule
    • Thursday 1/18
      • 7:00 – 4:00 p.m.: Paddle-through on eligible waters (no fishing tackle allowed on kayaks).
      • 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.: Check-in and Late Registrations at Tournament HQ
      • 6:00 p.m.: Captains Meeting with door prizes at Tournament HQ (If unable to attend, must attend a make-up Captains Meeting at 6:15 a.m. on Friday at Tournament HQ)
    • Friday 1/19
      • 6:00 a.m.: Enter property and launch at any time thereafter.
      • 7:00 a.m.: Competition Start Time
      • 3:30 p.m.: Anglers unable to upload photos and need tournament staff to manually upload them must be in the judges’ check-in line by this time with media card or camera and USB cable.
      • 4:00 p.m.: All anglers must be in or through the judges’ line at Tournament HQ for photo confirmation.
      • 5:00 p.m.: Mandatory Captains Meeting and door prizes
    • Saturday 1/20
      • 6:00 a.m.: Enter property and launch at any time thereafter.
      • 7:00 a.m.: Competition Start Time
      • 3:30 p.m.: Anglers unable to upload photos and need tournament staff to manually upload them must be in the judges’ check-in line by this time with media card or camera and USB cable.
      • 4:00 p.m.: All anglers must be in or through the judges’ line at Tournament HQ for photo confirmation.
      • 5:30 p.m. (or as soon as possible thereafter): Begin Awards Ceremony at Tournament HQ, starting with The TEN, followed by Big Bass, then Bienville Bassin’ awards, and finally door prizes. Must be present to receive prize(s).
  7. Eligible Water & Location
    • Purvis Lake and Thomas Lake (The TEN will be on Lake 14, a.k.a. Lake Bienville.)
    • Prefishing on eligible waters is prohibited during the five days prior to competition, Sunday January 14 through Thursday January 18.
    • Water may be accessed from any point; however, roads are traveled by heavy mining equipment and transport, and many road shoulders are soft sand not suitable for driving and parking. A map with recommended launch points will be provided at check-in and during the Captains Meeting
  8. Entry Fee and Registration Procedures
    • This event is conducted as an online Tournament powered by TourneyX.
    • Sign up and pay the Entry Fee at TourneyX.
    • Entry Fee Amount: $200. Half of that covers competitors’ 3-day access (1 day paddle-through, 2-day fishing) and half goes to the prize pot.
    • Check-in, Captains Meetings, and awards will be at Tournament HQ.
    • Entry Fee Transfers—Not allowed for this event.
    • Entry Fee Refunds—Refund requests must be received by Tournament Director by email or in writing no later than one week prior to the event. All refunds will be assessed a 10% service charge.
  9. Manual Submission of Digital Photos: Data signals on Bienville Plantation lakes is weak to spotty, but Wi-Fi signal is strong at the Lodge and in each Cabin. Competitors may find it necessary to return to a Wi-Fi hotspot in order to upload images to TourneyX. The preferred channel for submitting digital photos is direct upload from the angler’s smart phone to TourneyX. If a Competitor cannot upload photos to Tourney X, Tournament Staff will assist him to do so at Tournament HQ. Anglers who require staff member assistance in uploading digital photos must be prepared to surrender their camera’s memory card or cell phone and cable. No Competitor who arrives in line after 3:30 p.m. Friday or Saturday will be allowed to turn in his memory card or cable to Tournament Staff for on-site uploads.
  10. Prizes.
    • Prize pot will be comprised of 50% of Entry Fee proceeds.
    • 10% payout. The number of places and payout amounts will vary with the number of registered competitors.
    • KBF AOY Points: not awarded at this event
    • KBF BONUS BUCKS: not awarded at this event
    • 2019 KBF National Championship Qualifying Slots: 5% of field (one per 20)
  11. Awarding of Prizes
    • Competitors must be present to receive awards
    • Cash prizes and bonuses will be distributed at the Saturday evening Awards Ceremony at Tournament HQ
  12. Tournament results will be visible on the LOWRANCE Leader Board and a report will subsequently will be posted on this page, with a recap on Facebook

Details

Start:
January 19 @ 7:00 am
End:
January 20 @ 4:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Kayak Bass Fishing, LLC
Phone:
615-334-1419
Email:
kbfopen@gmail.com
Website:
http://kayakbassfishing.com

Venue

Bienville Plantation
16673 SE 81st Dr, C R 137
White Springs, FL 32096 United States
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