Priority entry now open for 2013 Walmart FLW Tour

Cloudy skies and a stiff northerly wind greeted FLW Tour pros Thursday morning.

FLW has announced that priority entry for the upcoming 2013 Walmart FLW Tour season will begin immediately. Pro entry information/facts Entry in the FLW Tour requires a $6,000 deposit for the season. The top 100 pros and the top 10 co-anglers from the 2012 FLW Tour Majors, the top 50 pros and top 10 co-anglers from the 2012 FLW Tour Opens, the top 10 pros from each division of the 2012 EverStart Series and the boater champion from the 2012 BFL All-American must pay their deposits by November 26 in order to secure their priority entry position. For Ranger boat owners (Ranger owners with current registrations who will use their Ranger boat in FLW Tour competition) and sponsor entries (FLW may reserve sponsor spots in each qualifying tournament), deposits will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. Central time November 27. For TBF members, deposits will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. Central time November 28. For other entries, deposits will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. Central time November 29. Entry priority will be assigned by the date and time of entry. To register online at FLWOutdoors.com, please click here. Co-angler entry information Walmart FLW TourEntry into individual FLW Tour events is permitted and requires a $300 deposit per tournament. The top 100 co-anglers from the 2012 FLW Tour Majors, top 50 co-anglers from the 2012 FLW Tour Opens, top 10 co-anglers from each division of the 2012 EverStart Series and the co-angler champion from the 2012 BFL All-American must pay their deposits by November 26 in order to secure their priority entry position. For Ranger boat owners (Ranger owners with current registrations) and sponsor entries (FLW may reserve sponsor spots in each qualifying tournament), deposits will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. Central time November 27. For TBF members, deposits will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. Central time November 28. For other entries, deposits will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. Central time November 29. Top entry priority goes to co-anglers who enter all six tournaments by January 16, 2013. All other entry priority will be assigned by the date and time of entry. To register online at FLWOutdoors.com, please click here. All entries may be made either by mail at 30 Gamble Lane, Benton, KY 42025, phone at (270) 252-1000 or on the Internet at FLWOutdoors.com. Related links: 2013 FLW Tour rules About FLW FLW is the industry's premier tournament-fishing organization, providing unparalleled fishing resources and entertainment to our sponsors, fans and host communities. FLW is offering anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to compete for millions in prize money nationwide in 2013 over the course of 231 tournaments across five tournament circuits, four of which provide an avenue to the sport's richest payday and most coveted championship trophy - the Forrest Wood Cup. FLW is committed to providing a lifestyle experience that is the "Best in Fishing, On and Off the Water," through a variety of platforms including tournaments, outdoor expos and FLW Fantasy Fishing. For more information about FLW and FLW Fantasy Fishing, visit FLWOutdoors.com or FantasyFishing.com and look for FLW on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and YouTube.

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