Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge

May 29 – 30, 2020, at Ocean Isle Fishing Center


DOWNLOAD PRINT ENTRY FORM:

Click here to print out an entry form (pdf file) for the Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge:
2020 Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge Print Entry Form


REGISTER ONLINE:

Click here to fill out an online entry form for the Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge:
2020 Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge Online Registration


DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES:

Click here for a printable version (pdf file) of the  Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge Rules:
2020 Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge Rules


QUICK FACTS

Entry Fee: $125 per boat before May 18; $150 per boat after May 18
Over $15,000 in cash and prizes to be awarded (based on 100 entries)
Winners based on boat’s single heaviest red drum and/or single heaviest speckled trout
TWTs: Single Big Red Drum, Single Big Trout, and “Trash Fish” (up to one of each: oyster toad and/or lizardfish)

Use live, dead, or artificial bait!
One Day 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 Anheuser Busch)
Complimentary Awards Party (Saturday, hosted by Pelican’s Perch)


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Registration: Friday, May 29, from 3:00-8:00 pm at the Ocean Isle Fishing Center
Captains’ Meeting: Friday, May 29, at 6:00 pm at the Ocean Isle Fishing Center
Captains’ Party: Friday, May 29, from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Ocean Isle Fishing Center
Fishing Time: Saturday, May 30, from 6:00 am-4:00 pm (no lines in the water before 6:00 am)
Weigh-In: Saturday, May 30, from 1:00-4:00 pm (must be in line by 4:00 pm) at the Ocean Isle Fishing Center
Awards Dinner: Saturday, May 30, from 4:00-5:30 pm at the Ocean Isle Fishing Center
Awards Ceremony: Saturday, May 30, at 5:30 pm at the Ocean Isle Fishing Center


PRIMARY PAYOUTS *

 1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th
Red Drum$1000$750$625$500$400$300$225$150
Trout$1000$750$625$500$400$300$225$150

* All Primary Payouts based on 100 paid entries.


SECONDARY PAYOUTS **

JUNIOR ANGLER: $50
LADY ANGLER: $50
SENIOR ANGLER: $50
** Secondary Payouts guaranteed.


TOURNAMENTS WITHIN A TOURNAMENT

Single Big Red Drum TWT ($50): 1st–$1,275; 2nd–$765; 3rd–$510
(based on 60 TWT entries)
Single Big Trout TWT ($50): 1st–$1,275; 2nd–$765; 3rd–$510
(based on 60 TWT entries)
“Trash Fish” TWT (up to one of each: oyster toad and/or lizardfish) ($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 red drum and/or speckled trout alive and get an extra $20 payout per fish (red drum and/or trout must be on the leaderboard).

SeaTow Prizes: SeaTow will be awarding two gift certificates (to the Ocean Isle Fishing Center)–$50 to the SeaTow member that weighs in the heaviest red drum and $50 to the SeaTow member that weighs in the heaviest speckled trout.

Havana’s Giveaway: Every boat that weighs in a red drum or a speckled trout will be automatically entered into the Havana’s Restaurant Giveaway. Weigh in both a red drum and a trout, and you have two chances to win these “raffle-type” prizes–(1) $300 cash and (2) $100 gift card to Havana’s Restaurant. The Havana’s Giveaway winners will be drawn Saturday at the Awards Ceremony, and you must be present to win.


BENEFICIARY

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


CONTACT INFO

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