September 2, 2014

New York State Ice Pro-Am Fishing Tournament – February 15-16, 2014

NYS-Ice-Pro-AmGrab your hook, line and sinker for the second annual NYS Ice Pro-Am Fishing Tournament coming to Tupper Lake, February 15th & 16th!

This Tournament Series consists of three large ice fishing events across NYS starting with Chautauqua Lake (Jan. 17-19), followed by Tupper Lake (Feb. 14-16), and wrapping-up on Sodus Bay (Feb. 21-23).

The 2-day event held on Big Tupper Lake will feature two divisions: “Pro-Am” and “Open”.

The Open Division is run like a general tournament, where the largest five fish for each species place in the tournament. This Division is geared towards the weekend anglers and novice ice fishermen, and each angler is considered a competitor.

The Pro-Am Division is scored on a point system and requires the anglers (single or two-person teams) to catch multiple species to score points. The top five teams in the Division with the most points place in the tournament. The Pro-Am Division is geared for those anglers who are sponsored by fishing companies and/or who crave the highest level of competition with the greatest pay-out.

The tournament will end on Sunday with a formal awards ceremony with big cash, big prizes and big trophies.

The New York State Ice Pro-Am Fishing Tournament is put together by Great Lakes Pro Fishing team co-captains Jeff and Tim Thomas, owners of Finders Keepers Fishing Services.

About NYS Ice Pro-Am Tournament Series:
The NYS Ice Pro-Am Tournament is a series of three big-money/high-stakes events spread across the state of NY, where each event is split into two divisions: “Pro-Am” and “Open”, where the Pro-Am Division requires each team to be skilled at targeting multiple fish species using multiple techniques on different waterways, while the Open Division is for those who like the standard derby format where the biggest fish wins.Those teams who fish two or more events in the “Pro-Am” Division can enter the Triple Crown Challenge*, a Calcutta event within the series that yields the coveted Triple Crown Trophy and dreams the winning team members as the overall series champions!
The New York State Ice Pro-Am Fishing Tournament is put together by Great Lakes Pro Fishing team co-captains Jeff and Tim Thomas, owners of Finders Keepers Fishing Services.
About the Tupper Lake Event
The tournament is split into three divisions: Professional, Amateur, and Open. The Pro and Am Divisions require each team to be skilled at targeting multiple fish species using multiple techniques. The Open Division is for those who like the standard derby format where the biggest fish wins.

Full event details, along with registration can be viewed at the official tournament website: www.NYSiceproam.com

Click here to register

Click here for prize payout

Click here for event schedule

For more information call 585-330-9494 or visit www.nysiceproam.com

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