Bent Rods Bass Club is proud to host the:  Bent “mini” Rods Challenge as our Charity Tournament for 2015 with all proceeds going to  the American Porphyria Foundation.
Location:  Deep Lake, Lake Villa, IL.  Jack & Lydia’s Resort.
When: Sunday, July 26th Sunrise to Noon
Entry Fees: $20 per angler (all entry fees go to APF)
Each angler must turn in at least one kiddie pole at the end of the tournament that we will be donating to help get kids fishing.
Deep Lake is private and you must rent a boat from Jack & Lydia’s Resort.  The cost is $15 a day, you can bring a trolling motor or outboard(10hp max) to use on their boats.
We will have a sign-up page soon.
Bent “mini” Rods Challenge Rules:
Rod & Reel
You can have as many as you want but they must meet the requirements below:
3 foot or less in length
You can lube reel & change line, no other modifications allowed
Must be a character pole (ie: Barbie, Spiderman, Disney, etc)
Must have a current Illinois Fishing License
Bump Board, all fish must be photographed on bump board with token
Digital Camera, need camera or phone to take photos
All bass must be released immediately after photos
No live bait and no trolling
Must turn in one kiddie pole at end of Challenge
Sponsors needed!  Since all entry fees are donated to Charity we need sponsors to donate the prizes, if you would like to help us with this event please email

Victor A Mejias

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