DRYDEN BASS TOURNAMENT
Dryden Bass Tournament
The Dryden Bass Tournament originated in 1995 and was run by D&B Sports and Marine for the years 1995, 1996 and 1997. In 1998 thru to 2008 the Tournament was run through the volunteer work of Gord Kameda, Bob Nelson, Ross Church, Bonny Smith and Dingwall Ford along with numerous other volunteers. In 2009 and 2010 Kevin Szachury of KA Sports and Tackle took over the organizing of the tournment. The tournament was no longer promoted for 2011 and 2012. In 2013 a group of local fishermen decided to resurrect the Dryden Bass Tournament. For an overnight decision to put this tournament back on mark participation topped out at 30 teams with expectations to make the future tournaments a true comeback event. The 2019 Dryden Bass Tournament was held on Sunday, August 18th, 2019.
Available at Dingwall Ford, KA Sports & Tackle and QSL Tackle locally. See site for registration, tournament rules and poster. Entries can be mailed in.
The Dryden Bass Tournament is held on Wabigoon Lake in Dryden, Ontario. It is a one day event with boundaries being all areas accessible by water from the tournament launch site INCLUDING THE DINORWIC CHAIN. Live bait is allowed. Artificial lures, manufactured baits and scents will also be allowed. Each team is allowed to catch and hold up to a maximum of 5 bass of any size in the live well.
Previous Tournament Winners
2013- Tracey Bazinet and Jared Ternowski
2014-Jeff Dingwall and Blair Dingwall
2015-Jay Samsal and Scott Dingwall
2016-Jay Samsal and Scott Dingwall
2017-Jay Samsal and Scott Dingwall
2018- Jeff Dingwall and Michael Cortens
2019- Danny Herbeck and Jared Ternowski