“Go Boldly” as Mercury Marine Becomes Official Outboard Motor of Renegade Bass Tour
Ottawa, ON & Milton, ON, Renegade Bass Tour, Canada’s leader in live release tournaments, angler education and advocacy is pleased to announce Mercury Marine as the official outboard motor of the 2018 Renegade Bass Tour, RBT 150 Opens, and the RBT Thousand Islands Open.
Renegade Bass Tour delivers anglers the largest payouts in Canadian fishing tournaments and Mercury Marine will be powering two unbeatable Bass Cat Boats to be won this year on the tour – the 2018 RBT Canadian Championship boat, as well as the 2018 Thousand Islands Open boat, will both be powered by Mercury. Additionally, the RBT Bass Cat Boats Demonstration Boat and Renegade Bass Tour Live Release Boats will all be powered by Mercury Marine.
“Mercury Marine is pleased to be on board with Renegade Bass Tour and supporting an organization which does so much for tournament fishing in Canada,” said Peter Hart, Canadian Marketing Manager with Mercury Marine Peter Hart “Renegade Bass Tour appeals to anglers of all levels. From the elite anglers which fish the Renegade Bass Tour and RBT Thousand Islands Open through to their 150 Open Series events which give anglers with virtually any size boat and motor a chance to compete, Mercury is proud to support and grow tournament fishing in Canada.”
Mercury Marine offers outboard motors from 2.5 hp FourStroke to higher power Mercury ProXS and Mercury Verado up to 350 hp. For a limited time (until March 31, 2018), anglers can take advantage of a 5-year warranty on a variety of models of Mercury Motors.
“Overwhelmingly Mercury Marine is the motor of choice for so many of our RBT anglers and we’re excited to partner with them in 2018,” said Mike Vandenberg, President of RBT “over half of our competitors in the RBT Thousand Islands Open, the largest tournament of its kind in Canada, rely on Mercury to get them to the fish and back safely. It’s tremendous to build and grow with the #1 brand of outboard in Canada.”
Look for the Mercury Marine Mobile Trailer and Team at the Renegade Bass Tour Thousand Islands Open August 2-4, 2018 at Portsmouth Olympic Harbour, Kingston, Ontario.