Inaugural Season

Oroville ProAm
March 15, 2024

ProAm

Oroville ProAm
2nd Stop

Event Date : March 15, 2024

Entry : PRO $785 / CO $384

Due Date : March 5, 2024

Late fee Starts : March 6, 2024

LATE FEES : $100 / $43

Registration Closes : March 11, 2024

Registration Closed : March 11, 2024

OFF LIMITS : March 11–12, 2024

Practice : March 13–14, 2024

LAUNCH SITE: Loafer Creek

Tournament Details

Schedule of Events

March 11-12:

    • Off Limits No fishing – No Information

Wednesday Mar 13:

    • Practice Day (sunrise to sunset)

Thursday Mar 14:

    • Practice Day (sunrise and off the water at 4:30PM – Inside the 5 MPH zone and no longer fishing)
    • See rule 9 for specifics

Thursday Mar 14:

    • Food and drinks will be available for purchase at Gold Country Casino 4020 Olive Hwy, Oroville, CA 95966
    • Liability waver, Mussel form sent via text
    • Mandatory Tournament check in at Gold Country Casino 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM **
    • Fill out W9 form
    • Provide a Tackle Warehouse receipt dated with 30 days of check in for a chance at the random $500 or $250 contingency prize
    • Mandatory Pre-Tournament meeting at Gold Country Casino 6:30 to 7:30**
    • Text with partner draw (flights will be announced at the meeting)

Friday Mar 15:

    • 5AM Boat check at the BAM release boat – Loafer Creek (all boats must go through boat check)
    • Blast off at safe light in front of the Loafer Creek ramp from the BAM boat (time announced at the pre-tournament meeting)
    • Check in at the BAM Boat – Loafer Creek 5 MPH bouy
    • Weigh in starts about 3PM

Saturday Mar 16:

    • Blast off at safe light – BAM Boat – Loafer Creek 5 MPH bouy*
    • Afternoon check in at the BAM Boat – Loafer Creek 5 MPH bouy
    • Weigh in starts about 3PM
    • Award the Tackle Warehouse contingency
    • Top 20 announced directly after weighing in (top 20 must be present for draw)

Sunday Mar 17:

    • Blast off safe light – BAM Boat – Loafer Creek 5 MPH bouy*
    • Afternoon check in at the BAM Boat – Loafer Creek 5 MPH bouy
    • Weigh in starts about 3PM
    • Award the Bass Boat Technology contingency
    • Award the Garmin contingency
    • Crown a Champion and pay the field at TBA shortly after Sunday’s weigh in.

– Boat check will each morning at the Live Release boat (times will be announced at the pre-tournament meeting)

– National anthem and morning blast off will be at the 5 MPH buoy from the BAM boat.

Off Limits

Off Limits information will be updated in the near future. Participants will be notified when details are available.

Medical

Lake Oroville Medical Plan

 On staff first aid: Mark Lassagne, Red Cross First Aid Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED trained.

 First aid station located at the side door on the weigh-in trailer equipped with basic first aid kit – No AED device provided.

If you’re in need of emergency services or medical care near Oroville, CA, here are some key resources you can contact:

Oroville Hospital Urgent Care

Address: 2767 Olive Hwy, Oroville, CA 95966

Phone: (530) 532-8250

Ampla Health Oroville Care Center

Address: 2800 Lincoln St, Oroville, CA 95966

Phone: (530) 532-8150

Oroville Hospital

For comprehensive medical services, including emergency care, you can contact Oroville Hospital. They are located at 2767 Olive Hwy, Oroville, CA 95966. In case of emergencies, you can call their emergency room at (530) 532-8111.

Remember, in case of a life-threatening emergency, you should call 911 immediately.

Event Sponsors

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Contingency Programs

BassCat
Bass Boat Technology
Garmin
Phoenix
Power-Pole
Ranger
Skeeter
Toyota
Vexus
Yamaha

BassCat Quest

The standard Quest program, for Quest events with 60 participants or 30 Boats in team/draw competitions there will be a $250.00 incentive. Tournaments with 60 Boats in team/draw competitions and/or 120 anglers can accrue $500.00 for each tournament win under guidelines established below. Events with over 100 Boats and/or 200 anglers can achieve $1,000.00 in incentive monies. Each Owner may qualify for up to $2,000.00 or two major wins, in annual Quest incentives when participating in local and regional events, outside of the Double UP.

Bass Boat Technology Mounts

Bass Boat Technologies will award the highest finishing pro angler who is equipped with
a complete BBT mount on their boat.

  • $500 for each Pro Tour event
  • $250 for each pro-am event.
  • Complete mount constitutes BBT main mount, with offset bracket.
  • Having the BBT gimbal mounts does not constitute a complete mount.
  • The final decision will be at the discretion of BAM officials.

Garmin Rewards Program

  • The top placing angler of a Garmin-sponsored fishing tournament, which is part
    of the tournament rewards program, from a boat equipped exclusively with
    mounted Garmin marine electronics.
    • Will be awarded $300 as part of Garmin Tournament Rewards.
    • Additionally, the top placing angler with a Garmin Force Trolling Motor, will
      be awarded $200.
    • Qualifying tournaments must have 20 boats or more participating.

Phoenix First Flight

Bass Fishing Contingency Program | Phoenix Boats

  • As of 01/23/2024, all program details and events show 2024.
    • BAM has submitted the information but not included yet.

Power-Pole Captains Cash

BAM is an approved tournament circuit for Power Pole Capitan’s Cash
Captains Cash Club rewards tournament anglers who join the club and win with their Power-Pole

Shallow Water Anchor! Annual membership $24.95

Ranger Cup Tournament Rewards Program

  • As of 01/23/2024, all program details and events show 2024.
    • BAM is submitted but not included.

Skeeter Real Money

  • As of 01/23/2024, all program details and events show 2024.

Toyota Bonus Bucks

We have requested information and waiting to hear back.

Vexus Revolution Rewards

  • As of 01/23/2024, all program details and events show 2024.
    • BAM is included.

Yamaha Power Pay

  • All program details and events still say 2023, here is the list of events which BAM is not included in.
  • Yamaha Power Pay Events & Payouts | Yamaha Power Pay
  • BAM Yamaha Contingency – BAM has been submitted with a tentative approval but waiting to be listed on the website.
    • Pro Tour
      • Highest Placing Eligible Entrant – receives $1500.
    • Pro-Am
      • Highest Placing Eligible Entrant – receives $1000.
    • Pro-Am Championship
      • Highest Placing Eligible Entrant – receives $2000.

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Sponsors

Bass Boat Technologies
Tackle Warehouse
Tackle Warehouse
Valley Outdoors
Sticky Graphics
Garmin
Power Pole
WoodBrothers
Toyota Walnut Creek
Ford Fairfield
Jean Deleonardi Real Estate