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Big Game Club Smackdown VIII

Wahoo Smackdown VIII

  • November 10, 2016 – Captain’s Meeting
  • November 11, 2016 – 1st day of Fishing
  • November 12, 2016 – 2nd day of Fishing and Closing Ceremony

Wahoo Smackdown VIII is presented by the Big Game Club

Entry Fee includes:

  • Tournament bag with 4 Angler shirts logo designed by David Dunleavy and goodies in the bags
  • November 10, 2016 Captains meeting with drinks and appetizers for the 4 Anglers
  • November 11, 2016 Cook out at Sharkies bar and drinks for the 4 Anglers
  • November 12, 2016 Closing Ceremony and prizes awarded with dinner and drinks for 4 Anglers
  • If you would like to include additional anglers, captain or mate the rate is $250.00 additional per person to enjoy in the festivities.
  • Social Tickets for non anglers and mates can be purchased to join festivities for $150.00 per person.

Rules and Procedures

Rules

  • Boats may leave 5:30 AM
  • No wake zone rules will be enforced!
  • Lines in water at 7:00 AM
  • Bahamian rules state six lines maximum
  • Wire lines and planers will be permitted (no electric reels)
  • Three (3) heaviest fish per boat will count towards score
  • Total pounds for the two days will determine top teams
  • Ties will be broken by first fish weighed
  • 60 NM limit north, south or east. Boats most remain in Bahamian waters (no landfall)
  • Boats must possess proper Bahamas cruising and fishing permits
  • Live, dead, or artificial bait may be used
  • Fish may not be transferred from boat to another boat
  • There is no weather provision and solely at Captain’s discretion
  • Committee reserves the right to inspect fish holds and GPS plotter tracks at any time
  • Protests must be filed by 5:30 PM each day with a $100 deposit
  • All Boats must be back and tied up at the dock by 5:00 PM to qualified for weigh-in
  • Any boats after 5:00 PM will not be able to weigh in any fish.
  • All decisions by committee are final!

Weigh In Procedure

  • Scales will open at 3:30 PM and close at 5:15 PM
  • Notify us by radio (ch 69) when you reach no wake zone
  • Continue to our south dock and wait to be called in
  • When you are called in please have bow and stern lines ready
  • Unload ENTIRE catch and bring to weigh area for photos
  • Choose five largest to be weighed and three heaviest fish will go towards score
  • Fish not selected will be “marked” by our staff by cutting of each tail
  • You will be provided receipt for weights of fish weighed
  • They will be “marked” and returned to your boat

Tournament Fishing Schedule

Arrival – Thursday, November 10, 2016

  • Check in – Captain’s Meeting

Day One – Friday, November 11, 2016

  • 60 NM mile limit – boats must remain in Bahamian waters
  • Registered check out starts at 5:15 a.m.
  • GPS Coded in RED
  • Lines out at 4:30 p.m.
  • Must be back at the Bimini Big Game Marina dock by 5:00 p.m. to qualify
  • Weigh up to five (5) fish. Only three (3) of the heaviest fish will count towards your score

Day Two – Saturday, November 11, 2016

  • Unlimited 60 NM limit north, south or east – boats must remain in Bahamian waters
  • Registered check out starts at 5:15 a.m.
  • Lines out at 4:30 p.m.
  • Must be back at the Bimini Big Game Marina dock at 5:00 p.m. to qualify
  • Weigh up to five (5) fish. Only three (3) of the heaviest fish will count towards your score

Registration Form Entry Fee: $1500.00 per boat includes up to 4 anglers (including Captain).

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