Big news today in the bass fishing industry. Major League Fishing is bringing a Tour Series event to Sturgeon Bay next month, July 10-15th. Gary Nault, president of the Sturgeon Bay Sport Fishing Association, says how this came about on short notice….
While 80 boats are expected for the event, only 40 fish per day. Nault says that the fisherman will face long days on the water while they are here….
The event ends with a 10 boat shootout. The 2020 Bass Pro Tour series event was scheduled for Lake Champlain in Burlington, Vermont. This is the second big name national tournament to come to Sturgeon Bay, following the Bassmaster Elite Series visit in 2015. Ironically, some of the top pro’s from that series have made to move to Major League Fishing.