Future Pro Tour comes to the California Delta this Saturday

OAKLEY Ca. - Attention...all you certified "delta rats"!....It's not too late to be part of the big Future Prot Tour event being held this Saturday on the California Delta! This will be the first of two FPT events coming the delta so if you are a certified "delta rat" you need to be there to see how your skills match up against some of the best amateur anglers in the west! Included within this event will be the 2nd annual "Ultimate Frog Challenge, a separately funded event which will pit the top frog manufactures pro-staff teams against each other in a head-to-head battle for the "Top Frog" trophy and a generous winner-take-all purse!

Anglers such as "Frogmaster" Bobby Barrack, "delta rat" Chris Ball, Outdoor Pro Shops bass guru Scott Green, and perennial delta favorite Lorenzo Rosetti, will be "tradin' swings" with pro-staff members from River2Sea such as Roderick Lee, Dan O'Sullivan, 2-time FLW finalist Charley Almassey, and recent Snag Proof Open top-4 finalist Chris Raza to see whose frog can get the job done when the money - and peer pressure is on the line!

Come on out a watch the exciting weigh-in at Russo's marina "grove area", where we will have several sponsors showing off new products, Radio Disney doing a world-wide radio remote and offering great prizes and fun for the all the kids in attendance (so don't forget to bring the kids), water safety seminars provided by the National Safe Boating Council, PLUS a delicious BBQ provided by B&B catering (at a minimum charge). Also...bring your reels with you, as Xtreme Reel Lubricants will be offering any one that brings their reel, a free "Xtreme lube job" to help extend the life and performance of your reels!

Weigh-in for the regular FPT event will begin at 1:00pm, with the Top Frog Challenge teams weighing in last. And don't forget...there will be a huge raffle for great prizes such as a Minn Kota 80lb Trolling motor, Humminbird depth finders, Costa Del Mar Sunglasses, 3-bank battery chargers, and more!

Prior to the event, on Friday, Aug 10th at the Hook,Line,Sinker in Oakley, the FPT will host it's traditional and optional pre-registration seminar featuring some of the west's top pro anglers such as Bobby Barrack, Ranger/Evinrude pro Tony Franceschi, Dee Thomas, FLW/Stren touring pro Aaron Coleman, Hydrate 2o pro-staffer Mike Tuck, Chris Raza, and delta guru Andy Cuccia, to provide one-on-one instruction for anyone that needs their assistance figuring out the delta. There will also be a delicious free BBQ, courtesy of the Hook, Line & Sinker, and a raffle for premium prizes for all that attend – even if you do not fish the Future Pro Tour events.

All pre-registration seminar festivities will begin at 4pm and conclude at 7pm at the Hook Line & Sinker tackle store in Oakley (925) 625-2241. Host hotel for this event is the Comfort Suites in Oakley - 5549 Bridgehead Rd Oakley, CA (925) 755-1222.

Late signups for the event will be held them morning of the event at the Russo's Marina launch ramp from 4-6am, with a $5 per angler membership fee being offered to those teams that want to try out a FPT event.

So come on out, dust off those rods and join the Future Pro Tour for the biggest event of the year – with an added twist of frog action thrown in just for fun!

See you all there!…….ribbit…ribbit

For more information on the Future Pro Tour logon to www.futureprotour.net or call 916-768-0938

FPT Vince Harris
President/Director, Future Pro Tour Tournament Trails

6349 Auburn Blvd
Citrus Heights California, 95621