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OKLAHOMA Lifetime Transmissions BIG BITE CHALLENGE

 $100 per person - - ONE TIME PAYMENT good for 2019

Big Bite Challenge runs Jan 1, 2019 to Dec 31, 2019

PAYOUT

Monthly large bass prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd largest catch

Overall Largest BIG BASS for 2019:

Guaranteed 1st place $10,000

Guaranteed 2nd place $  3,000

Guaranteed 3rd place $  2,000 

Guaranteed $5000 to win the Championship sponsored by Lifetime Transmissions

The top 5 big bass winners or each month will be automatically entered to fish in the Lifetime Transmission Championship. There will be no entry fee for these top 5 2019 Big Bite Challenge monthly qualifying anglers.

Oklahoma Big Bite Challenge Rules

1.     Must fish sanctioned events on approved lakes.  Sanctioned events and lakes are listed below.  If an event or lake is not listed please use the contact information below to submit for approval.

2.     Must be caught on public waters.  See below for a list of approved lakes. 

3.     Waters can not be heated or need a permit to fish

4.     Must be caught by angler entered in the Big Bite Challenge

5.     Must be caught in the state of Oklahoma

6.     Must have picture evidence, tournament director’s name, email address and tournament director’s phone number.

7.     Tournament director must confirm catch submission or the bass will not be eligible for the competition.

8.     Contest begins January 1, 2019 and ends December 31, 2019

9.     Fish must be submitted for contest entry within 48 hours of catch.

10.  Fish catch will be submitted for the Month in which it was caught (as long as submitted within 48 hours of catch)

11.  All winners are subject to polygraph. If polygraph is failed your submission will be voided

12. Membership paid online - must be 12 hours prior to catch. Membership can be paid by check or cash in person PRIOR to event takeoff if paid to a Lifetime Transmission Big Bite Challenge tournament official (Brent Salt or TJ Martin). Contestants may enter at any point in the year, however only catch made AFTER Big Bite membership date can be submitted. 

13.  Submissions must be a small mouth, large mouth, or spotted bass species.

14.  Submissions must be caught on rod and reel.

15.  Submission must be caught on artificial bait.

16.  Must obey all state, lake, and tournament rule.

17.  Completion of form regarding submission must be completed to be eligible.

18.  There are no maximum amount of submissions, however each fish can only be submitted ONCE. 

19. In the event of a tie between submissions (identical weights), the catch which was submitted first will receive the higher placement and/or prize.

20.  Monthly prizes will be given to the top four entries in each month. 

21.  Overall largest bass submitted for 2019 will receive $10,000, 2nd will receive $3,000, and the 3rd biggest bass submission for 2019 will receive $2,000.

22.  Big Bite yearly membership fee is $100 per person. 

23. To qualify for the entry-fee FREE Championship event an angler must be a top 5 monthly finisher in 2019 Lifetime Transmission Big Bite Challenge.

24. The Championship event will be a team event with a 3-fish limit on an Oklahoma lake in March of 2020 to be announced at a later date.

25. For the Championship event to be entry-fee FREE a team must consist of 2 qualifying anglers. With 1 qualifying angler and a partner of his/her choice entry fee will be $150. Monthly qualified anglers may opt to fish by themselves entry-fee free.

26. Qualifying anglers fishing the Championship must register 10 days prior to the event. Registration process will be announced at a later date.

27.  Oklahoma Big Bite Challenge reserves the right to add or remove sanctioned events on sanctioned lakes at any time.

28.  Oklahoma Big Bite Challenge reserves the right to correct any misprints, inadvertent mistakes or rules without notice.

29. All interpretations of the rules will be left exclusively to the Big Bite staff. 

30. All decisions are final, non negotiable or subject to appeal. 

List of Approved Lakes

BELLCOW                                     FORT GIBSON                    KEYSTONE                                        STANLEY DRAPER

BIRCH                                           GRAND                                LAKE MCMURTRY                           SKIATOOK

BLUESTEM                                   GREENLEAF                       LAWTONKA                                      SPAVINAW

CARL BLACKWELL HUDSON     HEFNER                               MURRAY                                          TENKILLER

CLAREMORE                               OOLOGAH                            OVERHOLSER                                TEXOMA

COPAN                                         HUDSON                              PONCA                                             THUNDERBIRD

ELMER THOMAS                         HUGO                      NAVIGATION CHANNEL (OK ONLY)           WES WATKINS

EUCHA                                         HULA                        SHAWNEE TWIN LAKE #1                          WISTER

EUFAULA                           KAW

 List of Sanctioned Events

ABA AFT                                                                           FUTURE BASS                                                       OLD TIMERS BASS CLUB

ABA RAM OPEN SERIES                                                GRAND CHALLENGE                                            OOLOGAH JACKPOTS

AFTON LANDING JACKPOTS (NAV. CHANNEL)          HAWG HEAVEN BASS CIRCUIT                           PLUMB BASSIN

ANGLER NATION TEAM TRAIL              HAWG HUNTERS BASS CIRCUIT                   PODUNKERS FISHING LEAGUE

ANGLERS IN ACTION BIG BASS BASH                HEFNER JACKPOTS                           POOR BOY’S ANGLER ASSOC

ANGLERS IN ACTION TEAM TRAIL                    HIS AND HERS BASS CLUB                                  REEL OKIE BASIN

BASS NATION                                                                 HOG                                                                       RISING STARS KIDS TRAIL

        BASS OPEN                                     HONEYCREEK OUTDOOR JACKPOTS                 SHAWNEE TWIN JACKPOTS

        BEDLAM BASS ANGLERS                                             HUDSON BASS ANGLERS                                    SKEETER XFL

        BUD LIGHT TRAIL                                                          HUDSON JACKPOTS                                            SKIATOOK ANGLER

CHICKASHA BASSMASTERS                        JC OUTDOORS LAKE TEXOMA                            SKIATOOK JACKPOTS

CLAREMORE LAKE JACKPOTS                    KEYSTONE LAKE JACKPOTS                        STANLEY DRAPER JACKPOTS

FISHERMEN’S CHOICE LLC                     LAWTON FORT FILL BASS ANGLERS                 SUPER STIXS

FISHING PALS                                                               MURRAY LAKE JACKPOTS                    T & G KIDS TRAIL

FISH – N – FORCE                                NEW BASSIN TEAM TRAIL                                    T & G TOURNAMENT TRAIL

FLW BFL                                                                          NICHOLS MARINE TEAM SERIES                         T A G TRAIL

FLW COSTA                             OKC JUNIOR BASSMASTERS                              THUNDERBIRD LAKE JACKPOTS

FLW TBF                       OKC TEAM FISHING TRAIL                                 TOURN. ANGLERS GUILD (Skiatook)

FORT GIBSON JACKPOTS                    OKLAHOMA ELITE ANGLERS                        TULSA SOUTHSIDE HOOKERS

POUNDS FOUR CROWNS

For Questions and submit your event or lake for approval please contact:

Brent Salt    918-693-2226     BRENT@5FISHPRODUCTIONS.COM

TJ Martin      BILLSMARINETJ@GMAIL.COM