Connect Fishing League High School Chick Blast
November 16th - Lake Chickamauga - Dayton, TN
Team Scoring - No Limit Cumulative Weight
Must be Connect Fishing League Student Member to Participate
Step 1- APP - Must use the ConnectScale Fishing App to log entries.
iPhone Users -Download the ConnectScale Fishing App on iTunes App Store.
Android Users - Download the ConnectScale Fishing App on Google Play Store.
Once you have downloaded the app. Complete setting up your User Profile with First and Last names and a Profile Pic that shows your face. Make sure to use the same email address that you use to register for Connect Fishing League and Connect Fishing League events. We use email addresses as the unique identifier and if you use different email addresses we will not be able to score your submissions properly.
Step 2- MEASURING DEVICES - Have a ConnectScale and ruler
A ConnectScale Bluetooth Digital Scale
A measuring device to measure length. Ruler, Tape measure, Bump Board, etc….
Step 3- CATCH - Go Fishing and Catch a Bass. Here are details of eligible catches:
Species—Only “black bass” are eligible for scoring.
Largemouth Bass – Micropterus salmoides,
Smallmouth Bass – Micropterus dolomineu,
Spotted or Kentucky Bass – Micropterus punctulatus)
Step 4 - WEIGH & LOG - Weigh the catch on your scale and enter details of each catch on the ConnectScale iOS Fishing App.
Weight - Obtained automatically from ConnectScale Bluetooth Fishing Scale. Automatic weights are indicated on the Catch Feed with a Green Font. If for some reason the scale doesn’t transfer the weight or you have issues you may enter manual weight, weights should be entered in Pounds to the nearest 100th and match the display of the scale.
Length (optional) - Manually input the length of each catch in the Length Field.
Species (optional) - Select appropriate species of catch. (Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Spotted Bass)
Public Tournament Code - Make sure you have a green check next to this event. This field will be automatically be populated once you save the catch and have it public and a photo added. The code is TNBCB
Photos - Add a verification photo for each catch.
Weight Verification - Photo must show display of ConnectScale’s LCD screen with weight and catch in frame. The catch does not have to be on the scale at the time of photo but scale and catch must both be in the frame.
Private Catch Disabled - Make sure the Private catch slider is turned off and not showing Green. If the catch is kept Private we will not see it in Public Feed or in the database when we are verifying results. You may keep Share Map (GPS) Location private so that no other users will not know your location. The Private catch setting is used for determining if a catch is displayed on Public Feed and eligible for Public Tournaments/Challenges. If you keep your location private, only the Tournament Admin will be able to see your location. This is required to verify that the catch was weighed on a body of water.
Save - After you have completed ALL of the steps above tap Save in top right-hand corner to save the catch submission and enter the catch in the competition.
You must have cellular connection for the catches to upload to the leaderboard. If you are in an area with limited or no coverage the catch information will be saved to the app. Take a photo and save to your camera roll. Wait until you come back into service and then add the photo to the catch and hit save. If for some reason the catch does not show on the live leaderboard you can add a photo again and hit save to have the app reprocess and update the leaderboard.
Step 5 - REPEAT - Complete steps 3 and 4 as many times as you can during the time frame of this challenge. This system will calculate the Total Weight based on all of your catches. Winner will be determined by the total weight of all your catches.
This is a Team Scored Event. The system will total the catches made by each angler. If you are using one scale and profile then the catches will be credited to the anglers profile that you have signed in at that time. If you want to log catches from each anglers profile then the app and User Profile the System will total the scores.
Keep up to date with standings of all our events by using our new Live Tournament Leaderboard