Tournament Results 4/16-17

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This past Saturday the 16th was the 9th Annual Shimano Free Team Tournament at Lake Cumberland. Here is the Top 5 and their weights.

  1. Cameron McCane & Mark Major  with 16.22
  2. Josh Lockard & Travis Luttrell  with 15.75
  3. Adam Simpson & Zack Barnes  with 15.64
  4. Tim McDonald & Jenny McDonald  with 14.91
  5. Kyle Napier & Jerry Napier  with 14.72

This past Sunday the 17th was the U.S.A BASSIN KY-17 Backwater Cumberland Lake Division Tournament. Here are the Top 3 and their weights

  1. Clint Daughtery & Gary Conley with 14.19
  2. Robin Rutherford & Rodney Thompson with 13.69
  3. Chris Dunn & Will Schuler with 12.78


Stay up to date with tournament information and results as they become available.

9th Annual Shimano Free Team Tournament Coming Soon

Shimano Free Team Tournament

On April 16, 2016, Shimano will hosting their 9th annual free team tournament at Lake Cumberland. Tournament times will be from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM  on Sat.  the 16th. Launching from  Conley Bottom Ramp. All anglers must own Shimano Rod or Reel to compete in the tournament. Must be registered by April 13 to compete.

Payback as follows:

1st Place Team   $ 1200.00     2nd Place Team   $800.00     3rd Place Team   $500.00

4th-5th Place Teams   $ 400.00     6th-10th Place Teams   (2) Compre Rods  (retail price: $99.99)

11th-20th Place Teams   (2) Clarus Rods  (retail price: $89.99)

21th-30th Place Teams   (2) Convergence Rods  (retail price: $69.99)

Also included will be a  $500.00 Zodias Bonus to the 1st place team if they have purchased at least (1) Shimano “Zodias” rod from a participating dealer and have the rod in their boat during the tournament. Proof of purchase required.

For more information contact the Tournament Director Steve Riley by Phone: (859) 533-5530 or by Email:

Cant wait to see you all there!


* Each team member must purchase at least (1) out of the following Shimano products to participate in the tournament:

– Reels:

  • Caenan – Casitas – Citica i – Curado i – Chronarch Ci4

– Rods:

  • Compre – Crucial – Zodias – Expride or Poison Adrena

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