Carolina Beach Inshore Challenge

October 6 – 7, 2017, at Inlet Watch Marina

Trail Logo Drum Flounder copy


DOWNLOAD PRINT ENTRY FORM:

2017 Carolina Beach Inshore Challenge Print Entry Form.


REGISTER ONLINE:

2017 Carolina Beach Inshore Challenge Online Registration.


DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES:

2017 Carolina Beach Inshore Challenge Rules.


QUICK FACTS

Entry Fee: $125 per boat before September 25; $150 per boat after September 25
Over $17,500 in cash and prizes to be awarded (based on 100 entries)
Winners based on boat’s heaviest flounder and/or heaviest red drum
TWTs: Single Big Flounder TWT, Single Big Red Drum TWT, Aggregate TWT

Use live, dead, or artificial bait!
One Days of Fishing
No Checkouts & No Boundaries
Live Weigh-In encouraged but not required (no penalties)
Fish with as many anglers on your boat as you like (no limitations)

Complimentary Captains’ Party (Friday–hosted by R.A. Jeffreys & Anheuser Busch)
Complimentary Awards Party (Sunday–hosted by Fox & Hound and Papa Murphy’s Pizza)


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Registration: Friday, Oct. 6, from 3:00-8:00 pm at Inlet Watch Marina
Captains’ Meeting: Friday, Oct. 6, at 6:00 pm at Inlet Watch Marina
Captains’ Party: Friday, Oct. 6, from 4:00-8:00 pm at Inlet Watch Marina
Fishing Days: Saturday, Oct. 7,  from 7:00 am-4:00 pm (no lines in the water before 7:00 am)
Weigh-In: Saturday, Oct. 7,  from 1:00 pm-4:00 pm at Inlet Watch Marina (scales open at 1:00 pm; must be in line by 4:00 pm)
Awards Party: Saturday, Oct. 7, from 4:00-6:00 pm at Inlet Watch Marina (sponsored by Fox & Hound)
Awards Ceremony: Saturday, Oct. 7, at 6:00 pm


PRIMARY PAYOUTS *

 1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th9th
Two Flounder$1250$1000$800$600$400$300$200$100$50
Two Red Drum$1250$1000$800$600$400$300$200$100$50

* Primary Payouts based on 100 paid entries.


 SECONDARY PAYOUTS **

JUNIOR ANGLER: $50
LADY ANGLER: $50
SENIOR ANGLER; $50
AGGREGATE (one flounder/one red drum): $100
** Secondary Payouts guaranteed.


TOURNAMENTS WITHIN A TOURNAMENT

Single Big Flounder TWT ($50): 1st–$1,275; 2nd–$765; 3rd–$510
(based on 60 TWT entries)
Single Big Red Drum TWT ($50): 1st–$1,275; 2nd–$765; 3rd–$510
(based on 60 TWT entries)
Aggregate (one flounder/one red drum) TWT ($50): 1st–$1,275; 2nd–$765; 3rd–$510
(based on 60 TWT entries)

* TWT’s are voluntary. They are offered as another way to win money.


SPECIAL PRIZES

Live Weigh-In Bonus: Weigh in your flounder and/or red drum alive and get an extra $20 payout per fish (flounder and/or red drum must be on the leaderboard).

SeaTow Prize: SeaTow will be awarding a $100 gift certificate (to Tex’s Tackle) to the SeaTow member that weighs in the single heaviest fish–flounder or red drum.


BENEFICIARIES

The Wilmington Elks invest in their communities through programs that help children grow up healthy and drug-free, by undertaking projects that address unmet need, and by honoring the service and sacrifice of our veterans.

UNCW’s Aquaculture program works with a variety of species with the goal of developing economical and environmentally-sound seafood production technologies for the private sector and reducing the depletion of wild marine resources through commercial cultivation and stock enhancement.


CONTACT INFO

Please direct all questions to Fisherman’s Post at (910) 452-6378, or you can send an email to trail@fishermanspost.com.