Profile: AC Tournament Trail, West Coast

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: California, Idaho

Best lake or lakes visited: Clear Lake, California Delta

Average turnout per tournament: 30 boats

Contact: Bill Hutcheson, 208-442-6877;

Also: AC Tournament Trail awards three Mercury-rigged Legend Boats at the spring championship.