DATE: October 25, 2012
MEDIA CONTACT: Michael Mills
WHAT: Broward County Parks and Recreation Division announces registration for the latest installment of the Junior Bass Tournament Trail, for ages 12 to 17 accompanied by an adult 18 or older. The tournament will be held once a month on Sunday mornings: January 13 at Quiet Waters Park in Deerfield Beach, February 17 at Tradewinds Park & Stables in Coconut Creek, March 17 at Tradewinds again, and April 21 back at Quiet Waters. Fishing begins at “first light” and runs till 1 p.m.
Trophies and prizes will be awarded at the end of each tournament, and the angler compiling the most points over all four tournaments will win the title of Junior Bass Angler of the Year and a special prize package. The fee is $75, which covers both participants and all four tournaments. Registration is required by mail (T.Y. (Topeekeegee Yugnee) Park, 3300 N. Park Rd., Hollywood, FL 33021, Attn: Bob Newland) or in person at T.Y. Park. Registration runs from November 1 through December 20, and early registration is recommended.
WHERE: Quiet Waters Park
401 S. Powerline Rd., Deerfield Beach 33442
3600 W. Sample Rd., Coconut Creek 33073
WHEN: Sundays, January 13, February 17, March 17, and April 21, from “first light” until 1 p.m.
WHO: For ages 12-17, accompanied by an adult 18 or older.
HOW: Fee: $75, which covers both participants and all four tournaments. Registration runs November 1 through December 20 and must be made by mail (T.Y. (Topeekeegee Yugnee) Park, 3300 N. Park Rd., Hollywood, FL 33021, Attn: Bob Newland) or in person at T.Y. Park.
For further information, call Bob Newland at T.Y. Park at 954-357-8816, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Founded in February 1956 and accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies, Broward County Parks and Recreation Division manages nearly 6,500 acres, encompassing 19 regional parks and nature centers, six neighborhood parks, and 21 natural areas at various stages of development. Facilities include water parks, campgrounds, a target range, a stadium, a skate park, an observatory, mountain bike trails, an educational farm with stables, and a velodrome and other sports facilities. Hours and fees vary by location. For more information, visit broward.org/parks.
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