May 16th – Bristol, IN Local Event

On the banks of the St. Joseph River, River Bassin held a stop in Bristol Indiana hosted by Fluid Fun Canoe and Kayak Sales.

Full Results: http://www.kayakfishingseries.com/tournament.php?id=2550

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Fluid Fun Canoe and Kayak sales has a philosophy of, “match the right person to the right boat, every time”.   With over 150 years of combined paddlesport experience and Fluid Fun can be found at 609 North Division Street in Bristol. 

 

River Bassin 1st place fisherman

55.50 inches of Smallmouth was caught by Jamie Mullet to take home to top spot in the Individual Division.  Jamie caught one fish on a spinnerbait while all of his other fish came by bouncing a Rapala Minnow off of structure.  Stepeh Hrynewycz ended the day with 45.50 inches to capture 2nd place by using a Yum Dinger Wacky rigged and working a Tube in Pumpkin seed and watermelon slowly around isolated cover in 5 feet of water.  In 3rd place with 39.00 inches was Justin Lehman.

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Jamie Mullet and his partner Jeremy Smallwood, team “Fishersofmen” finished the day with 88.50 which was enough for 1st place in the Team Division.  Team “Fluid Fun” of Stephen Hrynewycz and Justin Lehman together had 84.50 inches for 2nd place.

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Big Fish of the event went to Jamie Mullet for catching this 18.50 inch massive Smallie!

River Bassin Kayak Winner

Jj Merimonti was the lucky raffle winner of a brand new Jackson Kayak Coosa benefitting Paddle4Tomorrow. The non-profit organization of P4T works to expose people to paddlesports who may not get the opportunity otherwise. For more information on P4T, please visit Paddle4Tomorrow.org.

A HUGE thanks to Fluid Fun for hosting this event and thank you to everyone that came out and participated and we hope to see you our at another River Bassin Event in the future!