2018 Tournament Schedule


*April 7/8 Lake St. Clair at Fairhaven Launch

8pm-7am with trailering
Boundaries: US waters of Lake St. Clair, including U.S. side of the Detroit River down to Pointe Mouillee and US side of St. Clair River to Marine City.
Trailering is permitted to any launch within boundaries.
Tournament host: Gary Reid (517) 317-3032






April 21/22 West MI BAM Open

Big 30 Trailering tournament 7pm-7am
Send-off and weigh-in at Fisherman’s Landing on Muskegon Lake
Boundaries: All waters west of 131
Trailering is permitted to any launch within tournament boundaries.
Tournament Host: Steve Winters (231) 233-2829






*May 5/6 West Saginaw Bay at Eagle Bay Marina

8pm-7am with trailering
Boundaries: Saginaw Bay and its tributaries. Tournament boundaries will include the southwest shoreline of Saginaw Bay from the mouth of Au Gres River in Au Gres to the mouth of the Saginaw River in Bay City.
Shooting is permitted up to three (3) miles inland on any of the tributaries. 
Trailering is permitted to any launch within tournament boundaries.
Host: Warren Wezell (810) 391-7991






*June 2/3 East Saginaw Bay at Sebewaing Marina

8pm to 7am with trailering
Boundaries: Saginaw Bay and its tributaries. Tournament boundaries will include the southeast shoreline of Saginaw Bay from the west tip of Sand Point to the mouth of the Saginaw River in Bay City.
Shooting is permitted up to three (3) miles inland on any of the tributaries. 
Trailering is permitted to any launch within tournament boundaries.
Host: Jesse Hurst (517) 490-5650 & Ben Schnepp (616) 826-7013






June 9 MI Youth Bowfishing Championship- Saginaw Bay at Eagle Bay Marina

9am-3pm with trailering
Boundaries: Saginaw Bay and its tributaries. Tournament boundaries will include the southwest shoreline of Saginaw Bay from the mouth of Au Gres River in Au Gres to the mouth of the Saginaw River in Bay City.
Shooting is permitted up to three (3) miles inland on any of the tributaries. 
Trailering is permitted to any launch within tournament boundaries.
Tournament Host: Brian Gilson (616) 240-1196






*June 23/24 Fletcher Pond at Miller Rd Launch

8pm to 7am with trailering
Boundaries: Fletcher Pond with option to trailer to Thunder bay from Stoneport to Harrisville.
Trailering is permitted to any launch within tournament boundaries.
Host: Tom Miller (517) 231-7631






*July 21/22 State Championship Lake Erie Pointe Mouille DNR launch

8pm to 7am with trailering
Boundaries: Michigan waters of Lake Erie.  Detroit River is open up to Elizabeth Park.
Trailering is permitted to any launch within tournament boundaries.
Host: Rob Rouwhorst (231) 220-3620






*Tournament counts toward B.A.M. team of the year points race