Tournament Rules (printed version)

TOURNAMENT HEADQUARTERS
ROBERTS POINT PARK MAIN PAVILION, PORT ARANSAS, TX
June 22 - 23, 2018

Deadline: Register before May 1, 2018

Late Entries will not be accepted after May 15, 2018


Entry Fee – Team & Guest

This is a team tournament - teams may consist of 1 to 4 persons

USE OF GUIDE (PRO-AM) WILL BE SEPARATE DIVISION IN ALL LISTED CATEGORIES. YOU ARE CONSIDERED PRO-AM IF ANYONE IN YOUR PARTY OR BOAT HAS GUIDED FOR HIRE IN THE LAST TWO YEARS (BAY OR OFFSHORE).

EARLY TEAM SIGNUP - $175.00 PER TEAM if paid by May 1, 2018.  Includes Official Annual Fishing Break T-shirt, Friday and Saturday night dinner.

LATE TEAM SIGNUP - $275.00 PER TEAM if paid after May 1, 2018 - May 15, 2018.  Late sign up for teams will not be accepted after May 15.  Includes Official Annual Fishing Break T-shirt (if quantities still available), Friday and Saturday night dinner.

EARLY GUEST SIGNUP - $55.00 PER GUEST if paid by May 1, 2018.  Includes Official Annual Fishing Break T-shirt, Friday and Saturday night dinner.

LATE GUEST SIGNUP - $65.00 PER GUEST if paid after May 1, 2018 - May 15, 2018. Includes Official Annual Fishing Break T-shirt (if quantities still available), Friday and Saturday night dinner. 

Entry includes Friday night Barbecue by The Salt Lick and music by the Jim Halfpenny Band, Saturday Evening Fish Fry with music provided by The Carport Casanovas, Official Annual Fishing Break T-shirt as supplies last.

 

Rules

  • Artificial or live bait
  • Daylight fishing only
  • Check-in is between the hours of 4 PM & 9 PM on June 22
  • ALL TEAM MEMBERS MUST CHECK-IN (Check-in information will be sent to each team captain's email address in mid-June.)
  • Weigh-in is between the hours of 1 PM to 6 PM on June 23
  • Weight will determine winner, weight tie defers to length
  • "Biggest Fish" must be chosen before weigh in
  • No frozen or damaged fish will be accepted
  • Winner may be subject to a lie detector test
  • Judges weigh-in rulings are final
  • All fish presented for weigh-in must be donated towards Saturday night fish fry

 

Prizes - (1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th)

Only seven (7) fish total per team will be allowed to be turned in.

Biggest Trout CANNOT be used on Biggest Stringer.

Biggest Black Drum Within slot - 14-30".  CANNOT be used on Biggest Stringer.

Biggest Redfish Within slot - 20-28".  No tagged fish allowed.  CANNOT be used on Biggest Stringer.

Biggest Stringer Comprised of 4 fish maximum - no more than 2 Redfish within slot - 20-28", no more than 1 Black Drum within slot - 14-30".  No tagged fish allowed.  Only one Trout over 25" allowed on Biggest Stringer.

Sample Biggest Stringer Combinations:

  • 1 Trout, 2 Redfish within slot - 20-28", 1 Black Drum within slot - 14-30" or
  • 2 Trout, 1 Redfish within slot - 20-28", 1 Black Drum within slot - 14-30" or
  • 2 Trout, 2 Redfish within slot - 20-28" or
  • 4 Trout

Blooper Awards

Entries

Entries received by May 1st, 2018 will be guaranteed an Official Annual Fishing Break T-Shirt and cap. No entries will be accepted after May 15, 2018. 

Modifications

Modifications to team member names, T-shirt sizes, etc can be made by emailing afb.fishon@gmail.com before May 15, 2018.