AIM Announces Schedule for Upcoming Tournament in Akaska, SD

Category: press release

 Jul 10th, 2009 by OutdoorsFIRST 

Modified Jul 10th, 2009 at 12:00 AM

Plymouth, WI – July 10, 2009 – Anglers Insight Marketing LLC™ (AIM) announces the schedule for the next AIM Pro Walleye Series™ event, which is being held in conjunction with the South Dakota Walleye Classic – a hugely successful regional festival.

The next AIM Pro Walleye Series™ in 2009 will be held August 13 to 15 in Akaska, SD. The AIM Pro-Am tournament will be the centerpiece of this festival, with attractions for the entire family. The festival begins in Akaska with an opening ceremony at 4:30 pm on Wednesday, August 12th. A “Meet the Pros” Supper begins at 5:00 pm. The AIM competitors – Pro Anglers and Co-anglers – will be paired at the Rules Meeting and fans can participate in several fund raisers including a “Calcutta”.

The walleye tournament begins with a mass start at 7:30 am on Thursday, August 13th. The take-off is at the Swan Creek landing on Lake Oahe. During the day, fans can enjoy chain saw carving exhibitions, entertainment, and art displays. The competitors return at 3:30 pm, and then will trailer their boats to the AIM weigh-in stage in Akaska. The weigh-in starts daily at 4:30 pm. A pork supper will be served from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

The tournament continues on Friday, August 14th. During the day, fans can enjoy more demonstrations and entertainment. Following the weigh-in at 4:30 pm, a Barbeque supper will be served. Plan to also attend the Bull-O-Rama at 6:00 pm and the Western dance at 9:00 pm.

On Saturday, August 15th the field of anglers is cut in half. More exciting activities are scheduled for Saturday, including a kids fishing contest, games, and interesting exhibits. Entertainment continues all afternoon. The top 50% of the field of competitors again fish until 3:30 pm. Awards will be presented to the top finishers at the final weigh-in starting at 4:30 pm.

The activities continue after the tournament. On Sunday, a church worship service will be held followed by a pancake feed and ranch rodeo. There is no doubt that the SD Walleye Classic & Festival promises activities and fun for the whole family. Please go to the SD Walleye Classic website at http://sdwalleyeclassic.com for more details, including lodging information.

Further information about the AIM Pro Walleye Series™ as well as up-to-the-minute updates about tournaments can be found at the AIM web site: www.aimfishing.com.

Anglers Insight Marketing, LLC™ (AIM) is a unique tournament organization which is owned by stockholders, the majority of which are professional walleye anglers. AIM Pro Anglers are among the “All Stars” of professional fishing, with cumulative HUNDREDS of years of tournament experience, including countless tournament victories, series championships, and Angler of the Year titles. This insight and knowledge is now being employed to provide the finest tournament experience for the participants, and the maximum exposure for the host tournament sites and Marketing Partners.

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