Hosted on the iOS version of the ConnectScale Fishing App.  

WHEN:  November 7th through November 30th.
WHERE:  Anywhere in US or Canada
WHO:  Any angler 13 years or older with an iPhone. 


Step 1- APP - Download the ConnectScale Fishing App on iTunes App Store.   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD   Complete setting up your User Profile with First and Last names and a Profile Pic that shows your face.  Your User name must include your legal First and Last name.  Users that show only your email address or an alias/brand name as User Name will not be eligible.   
Step 2- MEASURING DEVICES - Have a scale and ruler 
  1. ConnectScale Bluetooth Fishing Scale version 1 or version 2 model.
  2. A measuring device to measure length. Ruler, Tape measure, Bump Board, etc….
Step 3- CODE - Write down the “Identifier Code” on the back of your hand or on a piece of paper and make sure it is included in one of the required photos.  The “Identifier Code” for this Tournament is NOV18
Step 4- CATCH - Go Fishing and Catch a Bass.  Here are details of eligible catches:
  •  Species—Only “black bass” are eligible for scoring. 
    1. Largemouth Bass – Micropterus salmoides, 
    2. Smallmouth Bass – Micropterus dolomineu, 
    3. Spotted or Kentucky Bass – Micropterus punctulatus) 
  • Length—The minimum length is 12 inches,  
    Step 5 - LOG - Enter and submit details of each catch on the ConnectScale Fishing App. Required fields to complete are: 
    1. Weight - Obtained automatically from ConnectScale Bluetooth Fishing Scale.   Automatic weights are indicated on the Catch Feed with a Green Font.  Any catches submitted without the Green Font will not be eligible for Weight based prizes.
    2. Length - Manually input the length of each catch in the Length Field. 
    3. Species - Select appropriate species of catch. (Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Spotted Bass) 
    4. Public Tournament Code - Manually input the tournament code NOV18 in this field. 
    5. Photos - Add two separate verification photos for each catch.
      1. Weight Verification - Photo must show display of scale and LCD screen and full length of catch in frame.  Catch does not have to be on scale at time of photo but scale and catch must both be in frame. 
      2. Length Verification - Photo must show catch on Measuring device.   The fish needs to be measured from left to right. Starting from the mouth on the left and ending with the tail on the right.  The mouth of the catch must be completely closed.  
    6. Private Catch - Make sure the Private catch slider is turned off and not showing Green.   If the catch is kept Private we will not see it in Public Feed or in database query when we are verifying results.   You may keep Share Map (GPS) Location private so that no other users will know your location.  The Private catch setting is used for determining if catch is displayed on Public Feed and eligible for Public Tournaments/Challenges. 
    7. Save - After you have completed ALL of the steps above tap Save in top right hand corner to save the catch submission and enter the catch in the competition.     
    Step 6 - REPEAT - Complete steps 4 and 5 as many times as you can during the time frame of this challenge.
    Winners will be determined in four different categories. 
    COUNT (Total) -  Users with the most catches by count that meet the required rules above will win the Count Competition.  
    LENGTH (Total) - User with the most total length from all catches that meet all of the rules above will win the Length Competition. 

    WEIGHT (Best Individual) - User with the largest individual catch that has the heaviest weight and the catch meets all of the rules above will win the Lunker competition.  

    The Winner of each category will win $50 PAYPAL GIFT CARD and a ConnectScale Prize Pack that will be mailed to you.  
    Must be 13 years old or older to compete.  No purchase necessary.  Free to play.
    Results will be posted 24-48 hours after tournament completion.  ConnectScale reserves the right to disqualify or omit any catches that do not meet rules described above.  All decisions made by the ConnectScale Staff are FINAL.


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