MINNEAPOLIS (Oct. 27, 2016) – Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) announced today that a service access agreement has been reached with Mercury Marine to allow the outboard manufacturer to transport its service trailers to all Walmart FLW Tour, Costa FLW Series and various T-H Marine Bass Fishing League (BFL) events to service FLW anglers that utilize Mercury outboard engines and/or MotorGuide trolling motors. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Mercury also intends to offer a contingency award program to all Mercury-powered FLW tournament anglers in 2017. Additional details on the contingency program are forthcoming and expected to be announced in November.
For a complete list of all FLW contingency programs, rules and eligibility requirements, visit FLWFishing.com.
FLW is the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, providing anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to compete for millions in prize money in 2016 across five tournament circuits. Headquartered in Benton, Kentucky, with offices in Minneapolis, FLW conducts more than 235 bass-fishing tournaments annually across the United States and sanctions tournaments in Canada, China, Mexico, South Africa and South Korea. FLW tournament fishing can be seen on the Emmy-nominated “FLW” television show, broadcast to more than 564 million households worldwide, while FLW Bass Fishing magazine delivers cutting-edge tips from top pros. For more information visit FLWFishing.com and follow FLW at Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Snapchat: @FLWFishing.
About Mercury Marine
Headquartered in Fond du Lac, Wis., Mercury Marine is the world’s leading manufacturer of recreational marine propulsion engines. A $2 billion division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), Mercury provides engines, boats, services and parts for recreational, commercial and government marine applications, empowering boaters with products that are easy to use, extremely reliable and backed by the most dedicated customer support in the world. Mercury’s industry-leading brand portfolio includes Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrive and inboard packages; MotorGuide trolling motors; Mercury propellers; Mercury inflatable boats; Mercury SmartCraft electronics; Attwood marine parts; Land ‘N Sea marine parts distribution; and Mercury and Quicksilver parts and oils. More information is available at mercurymarine.com.