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To simplify the rules for the 2023 season the BKA will be utilizing the HOBIE BOS rules going forward.


1. Motors WILL be allowed for kayaks during tournament period

May not exceed the lesser of the manufacturer’s labeled Maximum HP/Thrust Capacity, 3  HP, or 155 foot-pound thrust. Violation of either condition will result in disqualification from the Event

2. Anglers WILL be able to use KETCH Carbonite Boards, but ALL boards must be a KETCH product

if you have any questions about your board, please contact tournament director ASAP

If you need to purchase a ketch board: