South Dakotan qualifies for National Championship
Jul 21st, 2022 by Keith Worrall
Modified Jul 21st, 2022 at 11:51 PM
South Dakota Angler Ted Takasaki qualifies for NATIONAL WALLEYE CHAMPIONSHIP!
SIOUX FALLS, SD – (July 19, 2022) – South Dakota walleye expert Ted Takasaki has qualified for the National Walleye Tour (NWT) CHAMPIONSHIP, starting Aug. 24th on Lake Erie.
The final event of the 2022 season is the NWT Championship, the most lucrative event in professional walleye fishing nationwide. Only the top 40 walleye pros throughout the country qualify to fish the prestigious no-entry-fee tournament, which takes place August 24-26 on Lake Erie out of Dunkirk, NY. The NWT offers premier, tour-level competition for walleye anglers across the United States.
“Ted is a national Hall-of-Fame angler, an expert on walleye fishing,
and we expect him to do well in the NWT Championship.”
– Lenn Scholz, President, Lund Boats
Takasaki has been a successful, professional walleye tournament angler for over 30 years. He has been featured in many national outdoor magazines, conducted hundreds of walleye seminars across the Midwest, hosted numerous TV shows, and is considered to be one of America’s leading walleye and multi-species fishing experts.
“I’m really excited to be going to Dunkirk,” says Takasaki. “It’s a dream come true to fish against the toughest and best walleye anglers in the nation!”
Ted’s sponsors include: Lund Boats, Mercury Outboards, MinnKota Motors, Humminbird Electronics, JT Outdoors Rods, Fish-On Rod Holders, Gamakatsu Hooks, Off Shore Planer Boards, Skinzit Fish Skinners, & Interstate Batteries
To schedule an interview, contact Takasaki Sportfishing Promotions, Sioux Falls
[email protected] or by phone 612-799-7481