Pleasure Island Fall Surf Fishing Challenge

October 19 – 21, 2018


Carolina Beach – Kure Beach – Fort Fisher


October 19 – 21, 2018


DOWNLOAD PRINT ENTRY FORM:

Click here to print out an entry form (pdf file) for the Pleasure Island Fall Surf Fishing Challenge:
2018 Pleasure Island Fall Surf Fishing Challenge Print Entry Form.


REGISTER ONLINE:

Click here to fill out an online entry form for the Pleasure Island Fall Surf Fishing Challenge:
2018 Pleasure Island Fall Surf Fishing Challenge Online Registration.


DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES:

Click here for a printable version (pdf file) of the Pleasure Island Fall Surf Fishing Challenge Rules:
2018 Pleasure Island Fall Surf Fishing Challenge Rules.


QUICK FACTS

Entry Fee: $60 per angler before October 8; $70 per angler after October 8 (one entry fee gets you in all divisions except Red Drum Calcutta)
Slot Red Drum TWT: $25 per angler (the Slot Red Drum TWT is optional–it is offered as another way for tournament participants to win money)
Over $20,000 in cash and prizes (based on 500 entries)
Boundaries: Must fish from a Pleasure Island beach.
No boats — No sound or pier fishing.
Three Weigh-in Locations: North End, South End, and Island Tackle & Hardware.
Tournament Headquarters: Town of Carolina Beach Public Parking Lot between Sea Witch Cafe and CB Municipal Docks (224 Canal Drive, Carolina Beach, NC 28428)

Live Updates: There are three updates throughout the tournament weekend: Saturday 10:00 am;  Saturday 8:00 pm; and Sunday 9:00 am. Updates will be posted in three places:

  • Facebook: Latest updates will be posted to the top of our feed on the Fisherman’s Post Facebook page.
  • Website: Latest updates will be posted on the Pleasure Island Fall Surf Fishing Challenge Results page.
  • Weigh-In Stations: Latest updates will be posted at each weigh-in station on the tournament whiteboard.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Registration: Friday, October 19, from 2:00 pm – 11:00 pm (everyone must stop by Registration/Tournament HQ to receive their tournament wrist band and have the band placed upon their wrist–no exceptions!)
Fish Time Starts: Friday, October 19, 12:00 midnight.
Fish Time Ends: Sunday, October 21, 12:00 noon.
Awards Dinner: Sunday, October 21, from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at Town of Carolina Beach Public Parking Lot between Sea Witch Cafe and CB Municipal docks (224 Canal Drive, Carolina Beach, NC 28428).
Awards Ceremony: Sunday, October 21, at 2:00 pm at Town of Carolina Beach Public Parking Lot between Sea Witch Cafe and CB Municipal docks (224 Canal Drive, Carolina Beach, NC 28428).


PRIMARY PAYOUTS *

 1st2nd3rd4th5th
Bluefish$2000$1000$500$200$100
Trout$2000$1000$500$200$100
Flounder$2000$1000$500$200$100
Pompano$1000$500$200$100$50
Black Drum$1000$500$200$100$50
Sea Mullet$1000$500$200$100$50

* Primary Payouts based on 500 paid entries.


 

SPECIAL PRIZE PAYOUTS **

Junior Angler*: 1st–$75, 2nd–$50
Lady Angler*: 1st–$75, 2nd–$50
Senior Angler*: 1st–$75, 2nd–$50
** Special Prize Payouts guaranteed.


SLOT RED DRUM TWT

Red Drum 1st: $3,825
Red Drum 2nd: $2,295
Red Drum 3rd: $1,530
* Slot Red Drum TWT is voluntary (offered only as another way to win money) and based on 360 paid entries.


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.

First Fruit Ministries began in 1998 and has grown to serve over 20,000 hot meals, provide emergency groceries to over 5,000 households, and shelter over 24 homeless women and families annually.


CONTACT

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