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Bonus Programs

Check out the below Bonus Programs (updated Jan 9, 2017)
*Make sure you are signed up for Ranger Cup, Triton Gold, TH Marine and PowerPole Captains Cash for calendar year 2017. For Mercury please make sure you are the registered owner of your boat!   

Power Pole - Ranger  - Stratos - Triton - TH Marine

GARMIN - Mercury - RAM - Evinrude

    Diamond Sports Marine  - Nichols Marine - Outdoor Specialties - Premier Yamaha Boating Center - Texas Boat World

 

Ranger Boats Cup Program

Ranger Cup - 2017 Texas Team Trail Tournaments

Events

  • (4) Qualifying Events
  • (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines

  • Must be the owner of a 2013*or newer Ranger Boat.
  • Must fish from that boat at all qualifying tournaments.
  • Must return official registration form to Ranger Boats before qualifying for Ranger Cup contingencies.
  • Must meet clothing requirements. Visit http://www.rangerboats.com/staticPages/rcupclothing.cfm for complete clothing guidelines
  • Must display Ranger Cup decal on driver’s windshield/console of boat.
  • *If an angler has an issue with their qualifying boat, they can get approval to use a different Ranger boat prior to the tournament.  They will need to contact the TXTT tournament director prior to the start of tournament to get approval

Additional Guidelines

  • Registration is not retroactive and will only count for tournaments after official registration form is received.
  • Upon receipt of a Ranger Cup registration, Ranger will send a Ranger Cup card to the registered participant. Please take the card to all Ranger Cup qualified events as proof of registration into the Ranger Cup program.

Pay Out
Visit our payout section for complete listing of Ranger Cup payout for each event.

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Stratos Boats Program

Stratos 2X - 2017 Texas Team Trail Tournaments

Events

  • (4) Qualifying Events
  • (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines

  • Must be the owner of a 2013* or newer Stratos Boat.
  • Must fish from that boat at all qualifying tournaments.
  • Angler does not have to sign up or apply prior to event
  • Angler may receive benefits more than once annually
  • Angler is responsible for applicable taxes and winnings
  • Employees of Stratos Boats are not eligible for this program or its benefits
  • *If an angler has an issue with their qualifying boat, they can get approval to use a different Stratos boat prior to the tournament.  They will need to contact the TXTT tournament director prior to the start of tournament to get approval.

Pay Out
Visit our payout section for complete listing of Stratos 2X payout for each event.

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Triton Boats Program

Triton Gold - 2017 Texas Team Trail Tournaments

Events

  • (4) Qualifying Events
  • (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines

  • Must be the owner of a 2013 or newer Triton Boat.
  • Must fish from a Triton Boat at all qualifying tournaments.
  • Must return official registration form to Triton Boats before qualifying for Triton Gold contingencies.   You may also register for Triton Gold via the website at www.tritonboats.com
  • Must meet all Triton Gold requirements. Visit http://www.tritonboats.com/triton_gold_rules.aspx for complete listing of rules and requirements.

Pay Out
Visit our payout section for complete listing of Triton Gold payout.

Power-Pole Captains Cash Club

2017 Power Pole's - Captain Cash Rewards Club

Details

Power-Pole Captain's Cash members placing 1st place overall in a TXTT event are eligible for the $400 contingency prize.  Registered Power-Pole owners (cost is $24.95) placing first place overall only in a sanctioned event are eligible for contingency payments. Winners must be verified through the sanctioned tournament via website, newsletter or other official organization communication and obtain tournament director’s signature on claim form. Power-Pole must be purchased before the start of the event.  Completed Power-Pole Captains Cash claims forms must be submitted within 30 days of the tournament win.

For more info visit the Power-Pole website!

     

Mercury - 2017 Texas Team Trail Tournaments

Events

  • (4) Qualifying Events
  • (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines

  • Must be the owner of a 2013 or newer Mercury Marine engine 115HP or higher.
  • Must fish from a Mercury powered boat at all qualifying tournaments. 
  • Mercury owners must the registered owner. It is the responsibility of the angler to ensure the engine is registered with Mercury in his/her name prior to using is in competition.  Non-registered engines are not eligible.  Warrant registration line is 920-929-5054.
  • Mercury has final say on approvals for all contingency payouts.

Pay Out

Visit our payout section for complete listing of Mercury payout for each event.

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Evinrude – 2017 Texas Team Trail Tournaments

Events

  • (4) Qualifying Events
  • (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines

  • Must be registered owner of a 2013 or newer Evinrude E-TEC outboard.
  • Must provide proof of ownership when entering, but in no case later than tournament registration.
  • Evinrude has final say on approvals for all contingency payouts.

2017 Ram Truck Contingency

Qualifying Events
• Four (4) Qualifying Events

Qualifying Guidelines
• Must own a 2016 or newer Ram Truck.
• Must provide TXTT staff with Ram Truck VIN number and proof of ownership (vehicle registration or insurance card).

Additional Guidelines
• When above information is given to the TXTT staff, then the Ram Truck angler’s information will be entered into a drawing for a free entry to Championship.

• All qualifying Ram Truck anglers at each event will be entered into the Championship drawing.  An angler can earn up to (4) entries.  Angler only qualifies after all information is received by TXTT staff.

Pay Out
• Free entry into TXTT Championship

*All participants are encouraged to send a picture of their Ram truck to TXTT so it can be added to the website.  Send all pictures to info@texasteamtrail.com.

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The Texas Team Trail Anglers Advantage Program

The Texas Team Trail Anglers Advantage Program allows each team, for an additional $100 entry, to compete in a higher payout bracket.  The OPTIONAL $100 entry fee will be in addition to the standard $250 tournament entry and may be paid when a team registers for an event, or is otherwise due by the close of on-site registration prior to the tournament.  The Anglers Advantage entry fee will be paid out at 100% to those participating and the example is based on a 200 boat field.  For full details, including the additional payout associated with the Anglers Advantage Program, visit the payout section of the website.

Big Bass Award


The Big Bass Award will be awarded at each event and will be based on how many boats are participating, including the Championship.   

Visit the payout section for complete payout. 

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2017 Diamond Sports Marine Contingency

*If the winners of a Texas Team Trail event purchased a Ranger Boat from Diamond Sports Marine, Diamond Sports Marine will award them an additional $1,000. 

Events:

  (4) Qualifying Events
  (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines:

  • Must finish 1st place at the event.
  • Must have purchased the Ranger Boat brand new from Diamond Sports Marine.
  • Must be the original owner of the boat being used at the event. 
  • Must fish from the Ranger boat at each tournament.  
     

2017 OUTDOOR SPECIALTIES MARINE CONTINGENCY 

Qualifying Events
• Four (4) Qualifying Events
• One (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines:
• Must have purchased boat from Outdoor Specialties
• Must be the original owner of boat
• Must fish from that Ranger Boat at all qualifying tournaments.
• Only anglers finishing in top three places in final standings eligible for payout.
• Only one payout per event.

Pay Out:
• If the winner of a TXTT event meets the above qualifying guidelines and is original owner of the boat they will be eligible for a $1,000 cash payout from Outdoor Specialties.
• If the winner of a TXTT event does not meet the above qualifying guidelines then the anglers finishing in 2nd place would be eligible for a $500 cash payout from Outdoor Specialties.  The anglers will have to meet all qualifying guidelines.
• If the 2nd place finisher of a TXTT event does not meet the above qualifying guidelines then the anglers finishing in 3rd place would be eligible for a $500 cash payout from Outdoor Specialties.  The anglers will have to meet all qualifying guidelines.

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2017 Texas Boat World 

Qualifying Events
• Four (4) Qualifying Events
• One (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines:
• Must have purchased a 2016 or newer Triton or Ranger from Texas Boat World.
• Must be the original owner of the boat and must meet all Ranger Cup and Triton Gold requirements.  
• Must fish from that Triton or Ranger Boat at all qualifying tournaments.
• Only anglers finishing in top 5 places in each event will be eligible for payout.
• Only one payout per event.

Pay Out:
• If the winner of a TXTT event meets the above qualifying guidelines and is original owner of the boat they will be eligible for a $1,500 payout from Texas Boat World.
• The highest placing anglers finishing in 2nd-5th of a TXTT event who meets the above qualifying guidelines, would be eligible for a $500 payout from Texas Boat World if the event winner is not qualified. 

If you buy a new 2016 or 2017 Ranger or Triton fiberglass boat from Texas Boat World before 6/1/2017. Texas Boat World will pay the buyers membership and entry fees into all remaining TXTT tournaments for the 2017 season to include the championship

2017 Premier Yamaha Boating Center

Qualifying Events
• Four (4) Qualifying Events
• One (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines:
• Must have purchased boat from Premier Yamaha Boating Center
• Must be the original owner of boat
• Must fish from that Ranger Boat at all qualifying tournaments.
• Only anglers finishing in top three places in final standings eligible for payout.
• Only one payout per event.

Pay Out:
• If the winner of a TXTT event meets the above qualifying guidelines and is original owner of the boat they will be eligible for a $1,000 cash payout from Premier Yamaha Boating Center.
• If the winner of a TXTT event does not meet the above qualifying guidelines then the anglers finishing in 2nd place would be eligible for a $500 cash payout from Premier Yamaha Boating Center.  The anglers will have to meet all qualifying guidelines.
• If the 2nd place finisher of a TXTT event does not meet the above qualifying guidelines then the anglers finishing in 3rd place would be eligible for a $500 cash payout from Premier Yamaha Boating Center.  The anglers will have to meet all qualifying guidelines.

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2017 Nichols Marine

Qualifying Events
• Four (4) Qualifying Events
• One (1) Championship

Qualifying Guidelines:
• Must have purchased a 2016 or newer Triton or Ranger from Nichols Marine.
• Must be the original owner of the boat and must meet all Ranger Cup and Triton Gold requirements. 
• Must fish from that Triton or Ranger Boat at all qualifying tournaments.
• Only anglers finishing in top 5 places in each event will be eligible for payout.
• Only one payout per event.

Pay Out:
• If the winner of a TXTT event meets the above qualifying guidelines and is original owner of the boat they will be eligible for a $1,500 payout from Nichols Marine.
• The highest placing anglers finishing in 2nd-5th of a TXTT event who meets the above qualifying guidelines, would be eligible for a $500 payout from Nichols Marine if the event the winner is not qualified.

If you buy a new 2016 or 2017 Ranger or Triton fiberglass boat from Nichols Marine before 6/1/2017. Nichols Marine will pay the buyers membership fee and entry fees into all remaining TXTT tournaments for the 2017 season to include the championship.



2017 Garmin Grand Giveaway

Summary
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.
Qualifying Guidelines:
• Each of the following 2016 fishing tournaments sponsored by Garmin International, Inc. (“Garmin”) is eligible for the Garmin Grand Giveaway:
• 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.
• 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.
• 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.
• 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.
• 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.
• Winners must have abided by all applicable fishing and boating regulations.
• 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.
• 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.
• 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.
 

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2017 TH Marine ATLAS Awards Contingency Program

Registration for Atlas Awards must be done prior to any sanctioned tournament or event.  If you sign up the evening of tournament pairing/meeting, the Tournament Director or T-H Marine representative must sign and date for it to be valid. Payment must be postmarked by the following Monday.  Membership costs $24.99 and lasts from January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017.

Angler must be the owner of any or all of the following T-H Marine products which must be on the boat used during sanctioned event:

Hot Foot
G-Force Trolling Motor Handle
Two Way Boat Alarm
Atlas Hydraulic Jack Plate,
Loc-R-Bar
Troll-Tamer
Oxygenator
G-Force Eliminator
KVD Kong and Dual Kong Mount
Hydrowave H2

Atlas Awards custom decal must be visible on the boat. (windshield, outside gunnel, etc.) Atlas Awards logo or patch must be worn during competition and weigh-in. Logo must be visible on the tournament jersey.  Only T-H Marine Product owner qualifies for contingency in sanctioned TEAM events. One payout per team.

T-H Marine reserves the right to request photographic evidence of part ownership AND use at any time. Failure to provide photographic evidence will result in disqualification in the Atlas Awards program.For more info visit the TH Marine Contingency Page!

Highest Finisher Award: If an Atlas Awards member does not win the event, T-H Marine will pay $100 to the highest finishing Atlas Awards member inside the top 10. The finishers from 11th to 20th will win $50.

ATLAS AWARDS FAQs

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