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  • Forrest Wood Cup :: details

    Forrest Wood Cup (July 30-Aug.. 2, 2009)


    Host:
    Visit Pittsburgh
    Regional Enterprise Tower, 30th Floor
    425 Sixth Avenue
    Pittsburgh PA 15219-1834
    Phone: 877.568.3744
    Fax: 412.644.4093
    http://www.visitpittsburgh.com

    Marina:
    Steelers Quay, North Shore Riverfront Park
    North Shore Drive & Art Rooney Ave.
    (Across North Shore Drive from the South Plaza of Heinz Field)
    Pittsburgh PA 15222

    Registration:
    July 29, 2009 1:30 p.m. ET -  2:30 p.m. ET
    Pretournament Meeting:  6:00 p.m. ET
    David L. Lawrence Convention Center
    1000 Fort Duquesne Boulevard
    Pittsburgh PA 15222
    Phone: 412.565.6000
    Fax: 412.565.6008
    http://www.pittsburghcc.com

    Housing:
    Westin Hotel (for additional housing see "Additional Info" listed below)
    1000 Penn Avenue
    Pittsburgh PA 15222
    Phone: 800.276.7415
    Fax: 412.227.4500
    http://www.westin.com

    Additional Info:
    Additional Housing: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/FWC2009" target="_blank">Click Here

    Takeoff: Daily at 7 am.

    Weigh-in 5 p.m.
    Mellon Arena
    66 Mario Lemieux Place
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    412.642.1800, mellonarena.com

    Fun Zone & Outdoor Show
    Th/Fr 2-7, Sat 11-8, Sun 11-5
    David L. Lawrence Convention Center
    1000 Ft. Duquesne Blvd.
    412.565.6000, pittsburghcc.com

    Off-limits: July 13-24 & 29. Off-limits rule 12 to include everything between the 10th Ave Bridge & the Birmingham Bridge (at Launch Ramps) in Pittsburgh. A PA license is required.

    Fishing waters include all waters and tributaries of the Ohio River to the Montgomery Locks & Dam, all waters & tributaries of the Allegheny River to Dam #6, & all waters & tributaries of the Monongahela River up to and including the Youghiogheny River. There will be no fishing past the Youghiogheny Light Beacon 15.6.

    Service Trailers: Inn at GreenTree, 401 Holiday Dr., 7/26/09

    Limit: 5, 12"
    Time Zone: E

    Forrest Wood Cup
    Professional Purse   Co-Angler Purse
    Place Award   Place Award
    1st $1,000,000   *   1st $50,000 *
    2nd $100,000     2nd $12,750
    3rd $75,000     3rd $10,000
    4th $60,000     4th $8,000
    5th $50,000     5th $7,000
    6th $45,000     6th $6,000
    7th $40,000     7th $5,000
    8th $35,000     8th $4,000
    9th $30,000     9th $3,500
    10th $25,000     10th $3,000
    11th $20,000     11th $2,800
    12th $19,000     12th $2,600
    13th $18,000     13th $2,400
    14th $17,000     14th $2,200
    15th $16,000     15th $2,000
    16th $15,000     16th $1,800
    17th $14,000     17th $1,600
    18th $13,000     18th $1,400
    19th $12,000     19th $1,200
    20th $11,000     20th $1,000
    21st-40th $10,000     21st-40th $525
    41st-77th $1,000     41st-77th $250

    *First-place pro award consists of $500,000 cash plus $500,000 bonus if Ranger Cup guidelines are met. Bonus will be paid as $50,000 per year over 10 years. First-place co-angler award consists of $25,000 cash plus $25,000 bonus if Ranger Cup guidelines are met. Ranger Cup bonuses are guaranteed.





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