Presented by Bass Pro Shops/Cabela’s, 2021 anglers will be competing for a guaranteed $10,000 payout for one-day events and $20,000 for two-day events. The three two-day events are rescheduled from 2020 because of COVID-19 and will be phased out when completed.
Anglers can also compete in the $50,000 points race and an opportunity to qualify for the Regional Championships and the 2021 Crappie USA Classic. The Regional Championships will all feature a $25,000 payback and the Classic will be highlighted by a $165,000 payback.
Teams may consist of one or two anglers, with a third member allowed if the angler is under the age of 16 years old. You can register early on the CUSA website at https://www.crappieusa.com/Tournament_Registration.cfm.
Teams may also enter by calling (502) 384-5924 or by entering at the mandatory pre-tournament seminar on the night before the tournament begins. Entry fees vary by length of tournament. Late entries are subject to a $25.00 late fee.
Participating anglers must be a member of the American Crappie Association (ACA). Sign up at https://www.crappieusa.com/Membership_Information.cfm where the various levels of membership are available.
Anglers will sign up at registration, be given a copy of guidelines for social distancing, be given a copy of the rules, and be given their weigh-in voucher.
USA Crappie Tournament
Date and Time
Saturday May 8, 2021 6:30 AM - 3:00 PM CDT
4791 West US Hwy 36 Decatur, IL
Entry fees vary by length of tournament. Late entries are subject to a $25.00 late fee.