Discounts & Incentives

 
Association of Collegiate Anglers
 
Requirements:
Display Cabela''s Collegiate Bass Fishing Series logo on jersey
 
Awards:
Championship: $1,000 for 1st place or $500 for highest finishing eligible team
Open & Big Bass Bash: $500 for 1st place or $250 for highest finishing team/angler
 
BoatUS
 
Collegiate anglers are eligible to receive a 40% discount on our 24/7 Unlimited TRAILER ASSIST Roadside Assistance Membership. At BoatUS , we realize how important it is to keep college anglers safe while traveling to their next fishing destination. After a week of school work the last thing you need is to be stranded on the side of the road while towing your boat. This is why we are offering college anglers like you, our membership at a special discounted price. For only $29 you can receive a 1 year “Unlimited TRAILER ASSIST Roadside Assistance Membership” with 24/7 Dispatch for trailer breakdowns, flat tire assistance, lock-out service, jumpstarts and more.  
 
Joining BoatUS at this exclusive rate also qualifies you for our Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship contingency money. This program gives you the opportunity to earn $500 by being the highest placing team at the championship tournament on Pickwick. You do not have to win the tournament to bring home a check, just be a member and show the BoatUS logo on your jersey! Don’t let an unexpected breakdown on the road keep you from doing what you enjoy—fishing! To join or learn more contact Dustin King at DKing@boatus.com or dial 1-800-395-2628 ext 3463.
 
Awards:
Championship: $500 for highest finishing eligible team
Open: $250 for highest finishing eligible team
 

Cabela''s Anglers Cash
 
Requirements:

1. Angler must fish in a Cabela’s Angler Cash qualifying tournament circuit in 2014.

    • Cabela’s Collegiate Bass Fishing
      • $250 Cabela’s Gift Card for regular events for winning team
      • $1000 Cabela’s Gift Card for Championship for winning team

2. Angler or team must wear a Cabela’s Angler Cash patch during the event if allowed by the rules of the circuit they are fishing. Patch is provided by Cabela’s upon successful registration.

    • Cabela’s Angler Cash logo must be at least four inches in length and sewn or monogrammed on the upper right front side of the shirt. If the upper right front side is not available, logo must be placed on the front of the shirt as close to the right side as possible.
    • Cabela’s Angler’s Cash logo must be worn from take-offs through weigh-ins during all days of qualifying tournaments.

3. Angler or team must place Cabela’s Angler Cash windshield decal on the driver’s side of their boat.  Decal is provided by Cabela’s upon successful registration

    • Cabela’s Angler Cash decal must be placed on the windshield of the boat.  If there is not a windshield present, decal can be placed on the console or in plain site near the steering column.
    • Cabela’s Angler’s Cash decal must be displayed from take-offs through weigh-ins during all days of qualifying tournaments.

4. Angler or team must register for the contingency cash award prior to fishing the event. Participants must renew their registrations every year in order to be eligible.  Registration may be completed online at www.cabelas.com/anglercash

5. The highest finishing Cabela’s Angler Cash participant or team will win that event's contingency amount. The Angler must be registered for the tournament circuit events in the current year to receive the maximum payout.

6.  If the tournament is a team event, each member of the team must be registered for AnglerCash in order to receive the payout.  No partial payment will be given to just one member of the team.          

7. An extra bonus of $500 Cabela’s Gift Card will be awarded to the Cabela’s Angler’s Cash participant winner that has purchased their boat from a Cabela’s retail location.  Angler must be registered for the boat bonus prior to the event.

8.  For information or questions regarding the program you can e-mail your questions to anglercash@cabelas.com.

9.  The names of each entrant shall be shared with tournament staff, and authorized agents of tournament staff, in order to carry-out the tournament, and may be used in a manner consistent with Cabela’s Privacy Policy.  Registrations will be cut off on the Sunday previous to each event.  The list of names will be sent to the tournament officials so that AnglerCash can be awarded at the event.
 
Costa
 
Requirements:
Wear Costa sunglasses throughout the event.
 
Awards:
Championship: $500 for Biggest Bass caught by eligible team
Open & Big Bass Bash: $500 for Biggest Bass caught by eligible team/angler
 
Additional $500 at Championship & Open if at least one team member also wears a Costa hat or displays Costa logo on upper front part of jersey.
 
For more information about Costa Collegiate Incentive Programs, please e-mail Marketing@CostaDelMar.com.
 

The Bass Federation
 
Requirements:
Both members of team be registered Bass Federation members and win the 2013 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship.
 
Awards:
The anglers will advance to the TBF Federation National Championship as a boater and non-boater.  Opportunities exist there to move on and earn:
  • The Living the Dream Package
  • Forrest Wood Cup berth
  • Walmart BFL All-American berth
Please email College@carecoTV.com for more information.
 

Gemini Custom Apparel
 
College anglers are eligible for various discounts from Gemini to include single orders and team orders for various styles.  Make sure and add specific logos for the various incentive programs so you will be eligible all year long at various events. 
 
For more information or order now click here: Gemini Discount Program.
 
Pure Fishing
 
All Collegiate eligible anglers fishing the ACA,  B.A.S.S. and  FLW collegiate events are eligible for product purchase discounts across all Pure Fishing Brands. 
You must be participating in at least one major event in these programs. 
 
Send your “college” email address (generic email addresses will not be approved) to: Roxanne Coleman (grcoleman@purefishing.com).
 
Yamaha
 
Requirements:
Display red Yamaha logo on jersey (no competitive logos).
 
Awards:
Cabela''s Big Bass Bash, Collegiate Open, and Championship:
$500 paid to the highest finisher meeting logo requirements
If team also wins AND has a Yamaha motor, they''ll win an additional $500 bonus for a total of $1,000.
 
Ranger Cup University
 
2014 Ranger Cup University registration is open to any collegiate angler fishing FLW College Fishing events or the Boat US Collegiate Bass Championship Series.
 
Requirements:
To be eligible for Ranger Cup payout the angler must sign up each year and meet all clothing requirements. Once the registration is complete, Ranger will send a confirmation email to the supplied address with official membership number.  It’s free to enter and you do not have to own a Ranger Boat to be part of this unique college program open to college anglers at Cabela’s Collegiate Series events as well as FLW College Fishing events.
 
Awards:
A $250 cash prize will be paid to the Ranger Cup University-qualified team/angler with the highest place of finish in the Cabela's Collegiate Big Bass Bash, the Collegiate Bass Fishing Open, or select FLW events.

A $2,000 cash prize will be awarded to any qualified team/angler that wins either the BoatUS or FLW College Championship, or $1,000 cash to the highest finishing qualified team/angler fishing either Championship event.

The highest-finishing Ranger Cup University qualified team will also receive automatic entry into the Ranger Cup University Challenge, taking place in Fall of 2014 where all expenses to the location will be paid and both teams will compete of matching Ranger Boats with cameras rolling representing their school while fishing for one of the most prestigious titles in college fishing.  The event, which will be filmed for an episode of Americana Outdoors on NBC Sports as well as for Cablea's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series and will pit the highest finishing qualified team from each Championship event against one another on one of the best big-bass lakes in the country.
 
To Register or for more information click here  or call 870-453-2222 and ask for the Ranger Cup Department.
 
Big Bite Baits
 
College anglers receive 50% off the purchase of soft baits from Big Bite Baits.
 
Big Bite is excited to be a part of the 2014 Cabelas Collegiate Bass Fishing Series again.  It has been exciting to see the growth and enthusiasm this group of anglers has had the past several years. 
 
Contact Wade@carecotv.com or Les Bratcher at Big Bite Baits for more info on the 2014 Big Bite Baits program.   les.bigbitebaits@gmail.com.
 
Power-Pole
 
The Power-Pole® Captains Cash Rewards Club is now available to BoatUS College Series anglers. We love winners and want to reward you for making Power-Pole products an important part of your advantage over the competition.
 
Click here to learn more.
 
Garmin
 
Collegiate Anglers competing in Association of Collegiate Anglers events are eligible to receive a 35% discount on all Garmin products purchased on line from Garmin. 
 
To be eligible for this program you must have fished an ACA major event or ACA sanctioned school of the year event in the past 12 months as well as currently be active in your school club at time of purchase.  
 
For more information and to get the code please email Wade@carecotv.com.  
 
Lazer TroKar
 
Discount:
College anglers competing in Cablea’s Collegaite Series and Association of Collegiate Anglers events receive a 40% discount on all TroKar product.  
 
Click here Lazer Trokar to visit TroKar and use your promo code promo code “TKCOLLEGE”. While you’re there, be sure to join Team TroKar!! Take the quiz, become part of Team TroKar and get WICKED promotions, tips and access to the pros!
 

Sunline
 
Collegiate Anglers can easily spool up with Sunline thanks to a generous discount program by Sunline.  
 
To get the discounted collegiate order form you can simply email Wade@carecotv.com – just follow the instructions at the top to place your order.  
 

BassGold
 
Thanks for your interest in BassGold. I think it'll be a good partnership and a lot of anglers will find it useful.  As college anglers you can use the code - ACAfree2013 - this will allow you a one year subscription to the service at no charge.
 
A few things to note:  
1. When you receive the discount code, you still must sign up at BassGold.com with a credit card even though your card won't be charged.  Jay apologizes for that, but that is the way the site is set up right now.  
2. Please enter patterns!  This is for a few good reasons:  Jay and the BassGold staff are counting on you to contribute to the database; the more you interact with BassGold the faster you will learn more about how it works and how you can use it for your fishing; and he's hoping you will see things you would like the site to do (email them to adminATbassgold.com).
 
Hydrowave
 
Collegiate anglers competing in any event in the series are eligible for discounts on purchasing a Hydrowave Unit and more information can be found by visiting the discounts and incentives page or by emailing Wade@carecotv.com
 
Abu Garcia:
 
Requirements:
Catch the Big Bass of the day using a Revoreel. Awarded for Day 1 Big Bass and Day 2 Big Bass.

Awards:
Collegiate Open, Cabela's Big Bass Bash, BoatUSA Collegiate Championship: Win two (2) RevoS reels.
Temple Fork Outfitters:
 
Temple Fork Outfitters is proud to announce the creation of a new program designed to give Boat US Bass Fishing Championship anglers the opportunity to outfit with Gary Loomis’ designed TFO rods.

To sign up, click here!
Garmin's Grand Giveaway
 If the winner of a specified Garmin-sponsored fishing tournament wins the tournament fishing from a boat equipped with mounted Garmin marine electronics, Garmin will award that winner the Garmin Grand Giveaway of $1,000. The Garmin Grand Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.
 
Requirements/Rules:
  1. Each of the following 2014 fishing tournaments sponsored by Garmin International, Inc. (“Garmin”) is eligible for the Garmin Grand Giveaway:
  • Collegiate Bass Open
  • Cabela's Big Bass Bash
  • Collegiate Bass Championship
  1. The winner of a Tournament must have been properly registered with the Tournament, and be finally certified by the Tournament Director as the winner of the Tournament. All decisions of the Tournament Director regarding the Tournament winner will be final and binding in all respects regarding the Garmin Grand Giveaway.
  2. The boat from which the winner fished to win the Tournament must have one or more Garmin fixed mounted marine electronics installed in the boat. The winner must have fished from that boat for the entire Tournament. Garmin equipment mounted on other watercraft housed on the fishing boat does not qualify for the purposes of the Garmin Grand Giveaway.
  3. Qualifying categories of mounted Garmin marine electronics include radar, GPS, fishfinders, VHF radios or instruments. Garmin handheld or portable electronics do not qualify for the Garmin Grand Giveaway. Garmin’s determination made in its sole discretion of what constitutes mounted marine electronics is final and binding.
  4. If a Garmin representative is present at the Tournament, that representative will verify the presence of the Garmin fixed mounted marine electronics. In the absence of a Garmin representative, the Tournament Director will verify the presence of the Garmin fixed mounted marine electronics. The decision of the Garmin representative or Tournament Director, as the case may be, is final and binding.
  5. If it is determined that the Tournament winner did win the Tournament fishing from a boat equipped with Garmin fixed mounted marine electronics, it will be the responsibility of the winner to provide Garmin with information necessary to allow the payment of the $1,000 (including but not limited to name, address, IRS Form W-9). Once the necessary paperwork has been received by Garmin, Garmin will process the payment of the Garmin Grand Giveaway in the ordinary course of business. Payment will be to the Tournament winner only. Garmin will send each such winner an IRS Form 1099-MISC in connection with such payment. All federal, state and/or local taxes, and the reporting consequences thereof, are the sole responsibility of such winner. If a Tournament winner fails to timely provide information required by Garmin, the winner may be disqualified from the Garmin Grand Giveaway, and no prize will be awarded. If it is determined that the winner of the Tournament did not fish from a boat equipped with mounted fixed Garmin marine electronics, no money will be awarded in connection with that Tournament. Unawarded amounts will not roll forward to future tournaments.
  6. Winners must have abided by all applicable fishing and boating regulations.
  7. By accepting the Garmin Grand Giveaway, in addition to any other grants which may be granted in any other agreement entered into between the Tournament Director and the winner of the Tournament, each winner irrevocably grants Garmin and its successors, assigns and licensees (the “Garmin Entities”) the right to use such winner's name, likeness, and biographical information and any photos that may be taken in connection with the Tournament for any purpose, including without limitation, advertising and promotional purposes, where permitted by law, and hereby releases the Garmin Entities and the Tournament Director and its successors, assigns and licensees from any liability with respect thereto.
  8. Acceptance of the Garmin Grand Giveaway constitutes winner’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of Garmin, which are final and binding.
  9. By accepting the Garmin Grand Giveaway, each winner agrees that the Garmin Entities (i) shall not be responsible or liable for any losses, damages or injuries of any kind resulting from participation in the Tournament or in any Tournament related activity, or from winner's acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use of the Garmin Grand Giveaway, and (ii) have not made any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to the Garmin Grand Giveaway, and specifically disclaim all such warranties, including without limitation, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The Garmin Grand Giveaway will only be awarded to the verified Tournament winner. The Contest Entities are not responsible for incomplete, illegible, misdirected, misprinted, late, lost, damaged, stolen, or (if applicable) postage-due submissions of information; or for miscommunications, or for any technical malfunctions, failures, or difficulties, printing errors, clerical, typographical or other error in the offering or announcement of the Garmin Grand Giveaway or in any Garmin Grand Giveaway notification documents, or other errors of any kind or nature; or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information. Any attempt by a winner to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person in connection with the Garmin Grand Giveaway is in violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Garmin reserves the right to disqualify the applicable individual and seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. If any provisions of these Official Rules are determined to be invalid or unenforceable, these Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision were not contained herein.
Except where prohibited by law, each winner agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Garmin Grand Giveaway shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Kansas; and (b) winner waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages, including attorney’s fees. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, winner’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Garmin in connection with the Garmin Grand Giveaway, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Kansas.