MNO citizens win fishing tournament

Bronzeback ClassicMNO citizens Amber and Bruce Griffiths, a
father-daughter team, won the Bronzeback
Classic Bass tournament in Kenora. 
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The father/daughter team of Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) citizens Amber and Bruce Griffiths led from start to finish at the Bronzeback Classic fishing tournament in Kenora.

 

The annual tournament took place on July 21 and 22 and drew families, friends, local anglers, summer residents and youth competitors. The team with the heaviest combined Smallmouth Bass catch wins the tournament.

 

The Griffiths team’s two-day winning weight was 30.80 pounds. One hundred and ten teams participated.The father/daughter team of Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) citizens Amber and Bruce Griffiths led from start to finish at the Bronzeback Classic fishing tournament in Kenora.

The annual tournament took place on July 21 and 22 and drew families, friends, local anglers, summer residents and youth competitors. The team with the heaviest combined Smallmouth Bass catch wins the tournament.

At the event, Bruce said this is the third year fishing with his daughter, and it's been a good partnership.

"We had fun today.  Yesterday when we got all the big fish coming in, my daughter was dancing in the boat, so she was pretty happy". 

The Griffiths had the big weight on day one as well at 16.48 pounds.

Posted: Aug. 28, 2018

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