Year founded: 2002
Mission statement: It is our mission to be the clear leader in team tournaments within the nation by providing exceptional value to anglers through well-organized tournaments and a superior championship event. We also have a strong commitment to fish care, safety, youth involvement and sportsmanship.
Geographic region covered: Midwest
Best lake or lakes visited: Lake of the Ozarks, Geist Reservoir, Lake Egypt, Fox Chain
Average turnout per tournament: 30 boats
Contact: Rick Byrnes, 7354 Grouse Rd., Tamaroa, IL 62888; phone 618-496-3610. www.actournaments.com
Also: AC Tournament Trail awards three Mercury-rigged Legend Boats at the spring championship.