Any contestant who displays poor sportsmanship and/or misconduct and/or violates these rules and/or violates the state fishing laws, lake rules, known breach of contracts, illegal actions to bring any discredit to this tournament organization may be disqualified and/or stripped from title or prizes and/or excluded from membership in the Big Bass Zone Junior Championship. This includes conduct on and off the water including improper fishing techniques, illegal fishing techniques, misconduct in and around the host facilities for any event including hotels, casinos, retail establishments, etc. Misconduct is a bad reflection on organized fishing and the Big Bass Zone Junior Championship. Misconduct may be deemed as an infraction of our sportsmanship rule and is grounds for disqualification from any event and/or exclusion from membership in the Big Bass Zone Junior Championship. Any angler who engages in improper or illegal fishing techniques, either during a competition or not, is subject to disqualification from any event and/or excluded from membership in the Big Bass Zone Junior Championship. The Big Bass Zone Junior Championship also reserves the right to disqualify any participant for any prize, returning as a tournament champion from the previous year and all titles stripped from said angler, or receiving any gift based upon fraud, dishonesty, misconduct, theft, known tax evasion, or other violation of tournament rules or other misconduct whether or not related to this tournament or as otherwise reasonable or necessary for the tournament. In addition, if any angler, company, sponsor willing impacts the Big Bass Zone Junior Championship by stealing tournament data, forms, documents, photos, or impeding the activities of this tournament without written permission will have legal action taken against them. The Big Bass Zone Junior Championship shall make the determination as to any sportsmanship, improper fishing techniques, and/or misconduct issue. The Big Bass Zone Junior Championship and it's director shall reserve the full right to refuse membership in the Big Bass Zone Junior Championship to anyone from the past, present, or future events.