Meetings 7 PM on 3rd Wednesday of the Month 700 N Indian River Dr, Fort Pierce 772-464-0423

27th Annual Fort Pierce Sportfishing Club Offshore KDW Tournament

June 21st & 22nd

$225 Registration Fee ($200 Early Bird before 6/14/19)

$5,000 Big Fish Guaranteed

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Captains Meeting –  June 21st at 6:30pm

Tournament Day – June 22nd NO CHECKOUT

Captains Meeting and Weigh In will be held at Causeway Cove Marina in Fort Pierce, FL

 

 

Entry Fee $225

Early Bird $200 by 6/14/19

1st, 2nd and 3rd Payouts

Based on 100 Boats

Kingfish, Dolphin and Wahoo

$1500, $1000 and $750

$5,000 Big Fish Guaranteed

Mandatory Captains Meeting June 21st at 6:30pm at Causeway Cove Marina in Ft. Pierce, FL

Tournament Day – June 22nd No Checkout

Mailing Address P.O. Box 4051 Ft. Pierce, FL 34948-4051

 

Rules

  1. Captains Meeting – At least one team member must attend captains meeting. If a member of a team does not sign waiver and pickup boat number, they are disqualified from participating. You must register within the first 100 boats in order to receive a Captain’s bucket.
  2. No Checkout, you may leave out of Cape Canaveral, Sebastian, Fort Pierce, Stuart, Jupiter and Palm Beach inlets.
  3. Boundarires are from Cape Canaveral Inlet to the Boynton Inlet out 50 nautical miles.
  4. All State & Federal Rules & Regulations Apply. This is a rod and reel event. Wire line and electric reels are not allowed. *Downriggers and Planers are allowed.* All fish weighed are subject to a Torry Meter test and/or a polygraph.
  5. Lines in at 6:30 – You may catch bait before lines in.
  6. Once lines are in you may not come in contact with another vessel or land unless there is an emergency situation. Violation of this rule results in immediate disqualification.
  7. Boat Breakdown – You may be towed in by another boat if you are to break down however, the 5:00pm cut off time still applies.
  8. Check in – Boats must check in with the committee boat in the Fort Pierce Inlet no later than 5:00 on channel VHF 68. You are NOT checked in unless verified by VHF from the comittee boat in the Fort Pierce Inlet. However, if you come in from the south or north through the Indian River Lagoon you must radio the committe boat and be within sight of our tournament official working the docks at Causeway Cove Marina. The committee boat will follow the last checked in boat to the scales.
  9. Weigh in – You may in ONE fish for each category. The big fish of the tournament can not also win 1st in the fish’s respective category.
  10. Protests must be made within 30 minutes of the scales closing. You must fill out a proest from which will be available aat the weighmasters station along with a $200 deposit for your protest. The deposit will be refunded if the protest is upheld.
  11. Weather – If the 22nd is cancelled due to a weather the make-up day will be the 23rd. If that date is also not fishable then the tournament committee will make a decision on the next fishable day to hold the tournament.
  12. Communication – Tournament Channel is VHF 68.
  13. Fish caught by Lady Anglers and Junior Anglers may also be used in the overall big fish category. Junior anglers are anglers 16 years of age and younger. The fish must be declared as a lady or junior angler fish before being weighed. Big Fish of the tournament CAN NOT win in any other category.
  14. Decisions made by tournament committee are final.
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2019 Tournament Registration Form

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2019 Gold Sponsors

2019 Silver Sponsors

2019 Bronze Sponsors

2019 Tournament Sponsorship Opportunities

 The club operates as a non-profit 501 c(7). Historically we have supported various local charities including a scholarship fund for Indian River State College, Treasure Coast Casters youth program, Boys and Girls Club, Coastal Conservation Assoc., Recreational Fishing Alliance and our Artificial Reef and Oyster restoration programs of St. Lucie County.

Silver Sponsor

$500
  • One boat entry
  • Logo on Tournament T-Shirt
  • Include Bronze Package perks
  • Name on tournament banner not included
  • T-Shirts not includeded

Bronze Sponsor

$100
  • Business Card or marketing tool (pen, coozie, keychain, etc) in the Captains Meeting bucket.
  • Logo on flyers in tackle stores and local businesses.
  • Boat entry not included
  • Name on tournament banner not included
  • T-Shirts not includeded

Mailing Address P.O. Box 4051 Ft. Pierce, FL 34948-4051

Sponsorship Form

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