Past Events

3rd Annual Bass Fishing Tournament - February 11, 2017

Walden Shores 3rd Annual Bass Fishing tournament held at Rickert Properties Premier Waterfront 55+ Community on Saturday the 11th was a HUGE SUCCESS! Congratulations to Sammyjay Acree and Rick Hurst our 1st Place & Big Bass winners along with Matt Faneauf and James Melvin on 2nd Place and Wade Harrell and Bill Lingan on 3rd Place. The Acree & Hurst Team brought in 5 fish for a total weight of 20.02 pounds and their Big Bass weighed in at 10.83 pounds. Faneuf/Melvin – 5 fish for 7.96 pounds and Harrell/Lingan – 5 fish for 7.51 pounds. Our Resident longest fish caught contest was won by Jerry Steen with 14 ¼”, he received one month’s FREE lot rent! Great job to our youngest winner Sammyjay Acree who belongs to an elite group of junior angers for Lakeland Junior Bassmasters! On behalf of Rickert Properties and Walden Shores we’d like to thank our Gold & Silver Sponsors and especially our Primary Sponsor Texas Aquatic Harvesting for providing the wonderful BBQ lunch!  We had over 80 spectators cheering on our anglers, winning door prizes and enjoying the beautiful Florida weather!

2nd Annual Bass Fishing Tournament - February 20, 2016

It was a triumphant day at Walden Shores 2nd Annual Bass Fishing Tournament held on lake Walk-In-Water on February 20th.  Congratulations to Leslie Murphy and Ed Birkhimer our 1st Place & Big Bass winners along with Wade Harrell and Bill Lingan on 2nd Place and Matt Faneuf and James Melvin for 3rd.  The Murphy & Birkhimer team brought in 5 fish for a total weight of 15.94 and big bass 7.90.

On behalf of Walden shores and Rickert Properties we’d like to thank our Gold & Silver Sponsors and especially our Primary Sponsor Texas Aquatic Harvesting for providing the wonderful BBQ!  We had over 50 spectators cheering on our anglers, winning door prizes and enjoying the beautiful Florida Weather!

1st Annual Bass Fishing Tournament - February 7, 2015

February 7, 2015 – Walden Shores 1st Bass Fishing Tournament was sensational!!!! Congratulations JP Vaughn & Cole Wilson on 1st Place, Wayne Montogomery & Don Smith on 2nd and Dale Johnson & Frank Tennity for 3rd Place & Big Bass! On behalf of Walden Shores and Rickert Properties thank you to our Gold & Silver Sponsors along with everyone who came out to cheer the Anglers on!  Looking forward to next years!