$12,000* Winners at the 8th Annual
Smith RV & Marine Open Team Tournament
*Includes Big Fish and Skeeter Real Money
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  • Smith RV and Marine 8th Annual Open Team Tournament final results.

2019 NM Bass Nation Navajo Lake Qualifying Tournaments #3 & #4

August 24th & 25th are the last two qualifier tournaments at Navajo Lake. 

SAFETY: Safe boating will be observed at all times. During competition and official practice each contestant is required to comply with all state boating and fishing laws. Weather can’t be forecasted and will be determined by the tournament director the morning of the tournament. All participants will be notified immediately via email, the tournament page, and Facebook page.  If you have any concerns please contact the tournament director, Dave Smith, 505.401.1626 or via email at

Entry Fees are $100 for boaters and $50 for non-boaters.  Optional Big Bass is $10 per day, per angler.

Registration is Friday, August 23rd at The Sportsman Bar & Grill 1810 NM-173, Navajo Dam, NM 87419 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  The rules meeting will start promptly at 6:00 p.m.  Attendance is mandatory unless OK’d by tournament director in advance.  Remember, you must be off the water by 4 PM Friday.  If you will not be attending the registration or rules meeting on Friday August 23rd YOU MUST contact Dave Smith and have your registration form, payment, release form, written proof of $300k liability insurance (boaters) and proof of fishing license (boaters and non-boaters) to Dave Smith before Wednesday August 21st.  No exceptions!  BE SURE TO HAVE YOUR WRITTEN PROOF OF INSURANCE WITH YOU AT THE MEETING AND ON THE LAKE!  THIS WILL BE CHECKED AT THE MEETING ON 8/23.  YOU MUST BE IN GOOD STANDING WITH YOUR CLUB, NMBN, and BASS TO COMPETE AT THE EVENTS.

The tournament format is boater/non-boater with NO DRAW.  Boaters compete against boaters and non-boaters compete against non-boaters.  Drawing will only be done to pair unpaired registrants.  The lake off limits will begin at midnight on Sunday 8/18 (Monday morning) before the tournament until Friday morning 8/23 safe light.

We want to thank some of our sponsor partners as we wind down 2018 and not forget to thank many that have been with us for over a decade.  The PROcise Outdoors mounts we ran all year were flawless and the Bob's Machine Shop Action Jac Gen II Series jackplate and accompanying swim ladder were equally flawless.  We look forward to the same long-standing relationships we have had with Mercury Marine, Smith RV and Marine, Abu Garcia, Trilene, PowerBait, Simms, Mack's Lure, Costa, and Genesis Signs. 

Bob's Machine Shop was founded in 1978, with the belief that quality creates its own demand. 

Our mission is simple: to provide the best products and service to our customers at the lowest prices possible. We take great pride in our company, our commitment to customer service and in the products we sell. Our online store is designed to provide you with a safe and secure environment to browse our product catalog.

We are proud to manufacture our own products in house, on our own machinery. 

ABQ Sportfishing is proud to be partnering with Procise Outdoors and running their Dek-It series of mounts in 2019.  Great company, great people.

Today’s locators are bigger and better than ever so PROcise Outdoors created a mount unlike all the rest! Stop watching your console mounted electronics bang and bounce around putting unneeded stress on wires and the locator it self. This durable mount is built to withstand anything mother nature can throw at you and puts all the information on the screens directly in front of you so you wont miss a thing!

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ABQ Sportfishing has been partnered with St. Croix rods for 9 years.  During that time we have continued to stay current on rod technology and test the competition.  The "Best Rods On Earth" is not just a slogan, it is a way of life at St. Croix and that passion is represented across their product line and through their people.

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