On September 23-24 is the NABC Open & Tournament of Champions in Prairie du Chien, WI on the Mississippi River the vent is presented by Cabela’s the World’s Foremost Outfitter. Anglers must register for the event either online or at Cabela’s Friday the 22nd from 5-6pm, the entry fee is $400 you must be a member of the NABC membership fees are $40 per person. The tournament will be from 7am until 3pm, the fish species is small and large mouth bass must be 14 inches or larger and a five fish limit per team. According to the northamericanbasscircuit.com website there are certain rules that must be followed such as; the day of the competition boats will be inspected prior to make sure all federal and state rules have been met. Anglers must display their life vest per angler aboard the boat and must demonstrate a working properly kill switch. The boat launch and weigh in station is the St. Feriole Island Boat Launch. Winners will receive big cash payouts and trophies. NABC Sponsors include Ranger Boats, Mercury, Garmin, Stratos and others.