Bassmaster Elite Series Schedule Revealed, includes 5th time in 7 Years for Waddington

Birmingham, AL - B.A.S.S. officials unveiled an action-packed 2019 Elite Series Schedule.

The Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year race will be coming down the stretch when the Elites head to New York. The regular season will conclude at what has become some of the Elite Series' signature settings - the St. Lawrence River and Cayuga Lake.

The event, which is scheduled for August 15 - 18, will mark the fifth time in seven years the Elite Series has visited the Village of Waddington - and the fans have never failed to turn out in big numbers. The tournament drew a B.A.S.S.-record 34,100 people in 2013, then 31,600 in 2015, and 32,800 in 2017.

"We've had a great relationship with the Village of Waddington, and the events we've held on the St. Lawrence River have been some of our most successful ever," (B.A.S.S. CEO Bruce) Akin said. "Every time we visit there, we're greeted by huge crowds and excellent hospitality." [read more]