Benton, KY – Major League Fishing’s (MLF) 2023 Tackle Warehouse Invitationals are set to premiere this weekend, Saturday, Sept. 30 at 9 a.m. ET with a two-hour episode on CBS Sports.
Each MLF Tackle Warehouse Invitational featured a field of 150 anglers competing over three days in a five-fish, weigh-in format. In addition to the lucrative prize money, the winner of each of the six Invitationals receives an invitation to compete in REDCREST 2025, Major League Fishing’s most prestigious tournament. Top pros in Tackle Warehouse Invitational AOY standings at the end of the season will receive an invitation to compete in the 2025 Bass Pro Tour.
The first two-hour episode of Major League Fishing’s Tackle Warehouse Invitationals premiering Saturday will showcase the first event of the season – the Power-Pole Stop 1 at Lake Okeechobee Presented by Phoenix Boats. Each week a new episode will premiere on CBS Sports, through mid-November.
The complete air schedule for the 2023 Tackle Warehouse Invitationals on CBS Sports is:
– Sept. 30 Power-Pole Stop 1 at Lake Okeechobee Presented by Phoenix Boats
– Oct. 7 Toyota Stop 2 at Clarks Hill Lake Presented by Lowrance
– Oct. 14 Epic Baits Stop 3 at Lake Eufaula Presented by B&W Trailer Hitches
– Oct. 21 Phoenix Boats Stop 4 at Lake of the Ozarks Presented by Mystik Lubricants
– Oct. 28 T-H Marine Stop 5 at the Potomac River
– Nov. 4 Mercury Stop 6 at the Mississippi River
– Nov. 11 (9 a.m. ET) Abu Garcia College Fishing 2023 National Championship at Lake Toho Presented by Lowrance
– Nov. 11 (10 a.m. ET) Phoenix Bass Fishing League 2023 All-American at Lake Hartwell Presented by T-H Marine
The full television schedule can be found at MajorLeagueFishing.com.
Proud sponsors of the 2023 MLF Tackle Warehouse Invitationals include: 13 Fishing, Abu Garcia, B&W Trailer Hitches, Berkley, Black Rifle Coffee, E3, Epic Baits, Favorite Fishing, Fox Rent a Car, General Tire, Grundéns, Lew’s, Lowrance, Mercury, Mossy Oak, Mystik Lubricants, Onyx, Phoenix Boats, Polaris, Power-Pole, Strike King, Tackle Warehouse, T-H Marine, Wiley X and YETI.
For complete details and updated tournament information, visit MajorLeagueFishing.com. For regular Bass Fishing League updates, photos, tournament news and more, follow MLF5’s social media outlets at Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.
About Major League Fishing
Major League Fishing (MLF) is the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, producing more than 250 events annually at some of the most prestigious fisheries in the world, while broadcasting to America’s living rooms on CBS, Discovery Channel, Outdoor Channel, CBS Sports Network, World Fishing Network and on-demand on MyOutdoorTV (MOTV). Headquartered in Benton, Kentucky, the MLF roster of bass anglers includes the world’s top pros and more than 30,000 competitors in all 50 states and 13 countries. Since its founding in 2011, MLF has advanced the sport of competitive fishing through its premier television broadcasts and livestreams and is dedicated to improving the quality of life for bass through research, education, fisheries enhancement and fish care.