Major League Fishing officials have adjusted the start times for the Bass Pro Tour event that starts this weekend on Douglas and Cherokee lakes, March. Takeoff will now be held at 8:30 a.m. ET, with Period 1 starting at 9 a.m. Anglers will compete until 5 p.m. The shift will provide better light for media crews covering the event.
The Qualifying Round (first four days of competition) will be held on Douglas Lake, with anglers launching from the Dandridge Ramp, located at 100 Public Drive, in Dandridge, Tenn. The Knockout and Championship Round will be held on Cherokee Lake, with anglers launching from the TVA Boat Launch, located on Renfro Road in Jefferson City, Tenn. Each day’s takeout will be held at the launch locations beginning at 5 p.m.