The 28th annual Jim Hall Memorial May Trout Classic returns and, this year, is open to 500 entrants! Total cash purse, based on this number, is $7,700; rods and reels awarded to younger anglers. Registration forms available at Big Bear Sporting Goods, Big Bear Marina, the MWD offices and Holloways Marina; cost is $60 and includes tournament cap. Fishing tournament from 6am to 6pm Saturday, 6am to 2pm on Sunday. Awards ceremony to be held at Big Bear Convention Center at 3:30pm Sunday afternoon. For more information, see our Jim Hall Memorial May Trout Classic story, or call Jacque Hall at 585-4007.
Update: As of Thursday, May 13, some spots are still available! Registration forms still available at Big Bear Sporting Goods and Big Bear Marina; on Friday, May 14, register at tournament headquarters, at the MWD offices on Lakeview Drive in Big Bear Lake, from 9am to 9pm.
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- Jim Hall Memorial May Trout Classic