Professional fishing in Port Arthur, from April’s Elite Redfish Series tournament, will air at 5 AM CDT on Destination America TV, Sunday, Oct. 9. Local cable subscribers can catch their favorite pros competing on the redfish rich waters in and around Port Arthur on channel 135, Direct TV is channel 286 and Dish TV is 194.
Host Pat Malone and a guest host pro from the tour will take viewers on an action packed trip that begins with day 1’s launch and concludes with the final awarding of the nearly $100,000.00 total prize purse 3 days later, seen only on Destination America TV.
Watch, this and every Sunday throughout the end of the year as 35 of the best redfish pros in the country kick off this 4 tournament series in Port Arthur Texas. This exciting made for TV tournament series is the most lucrative, professional redfish tournament series in the country and will test these same pros skills as they compete on waters from south Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Florida.
Set your DVR’s or get up early, the Elite Redfish Tournament Series joins B.A.S.S. and F.L.W. as the only major tournament series with full 1 hour episodes and the only saltwater tournament series broadcasting and seen exclusively in HD for a full 1 hour. Spend more time getting to know the pros, more time learning what equipment, lures and techniques they employ and of course more time following the field to see who takes home the top prize and bragging rights as an Elite Redfish Series Champion.
This episode has it all, including a feature on Port Arthur’s natural beauty, fishing, boating and birding, with resident Mary Ann Reid sharing what makes this city a truly special place for residents or visitors.
Want to become an Elite Redfish Series angler? The Elite Redfish Series will host an open qualifier for 2017 on Pleasure Island October 14-15, 2016 with a $10,000 first place prize.
The series will be back in Port Arthur Feb. 24-26, 2017 with the Elite Redfish Series Classic Kick Off event and will do so as part of Mardi Gras of Southeast Texas.
This is an exciting time to be in Port Arthur and to spotlight the beautiful outdoors and environment we have here, for more information on this and other events in and around Port Arthur please go to www.visitportarthurtx.com and to learn more about the Elite Redfish Series, visit www.theredfishseries.com.