Southport Inshore Challenge

August 24 – 25, 2018, at Southport Marina

Trail Logo Drum Flounder copy


DOWNLOAD PRINT ENTRY FORM:

Click here to print out an entry form (pdf file) for the Southport Inshore Challenge:
2018 Southport Inshore Challenge Print Entry Form


REGISTER ONLINE:

Click here to fill out an online entry form for the Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge:
2018 Southport Inshore Challenge Online Registration


DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES:

Click here for a printable version (pdf file) of the Southport Inshore Challenge Rules:
2018 Southport Inshore Challenge Rules


QUICK FACTS

Entry Fee: $125 per boat before August 13; $150 per boat after August 13
Over $15,000 in cash and prizes to be awarded (based on 100 entries)
One Division: Flounder (heaviest two-fish aggregate)
Winners based on boat’s heaviest two flounder aggregate.
TWTs: Single Big Flounder, Two-Flounder, and Single Big Red Drum

Guaranteed $2000 1st Place Payout: sponsored by Donat/Goodwin/Sledzik Real Estate Group & Landmark Sotheby’s International Realty

One Day of Fishing
Use live, dead, or artificial bait!
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/R.A. Jeffreys)
Complimentary Awards Dinner (Saturday–hosted by Zimmerman Marine/Southport Yamaha)


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Registration: Friday, August 24, from 3:00-8:00 pm at Southport Marina
Captains’ Meeting: Friday, August 24, at 6:00 pm at Southport Marina
Captains’ Party: Friday, August 24, from 4:00-8:00 pm at Southport Marina
Fishing Time: Saturday, August 25, from 6:30 am-4:00 pm (no lines in the water before 6:30 am)
Weigh-In: Saturday, August 25, from 1:00-4:00 pm (must be in line by 4:00 pm) at Southport Marina
Awards Dinner: Saturday, August 25, from 4:00-5:30 pm at Southport Marina
Awards Ceremony: Saturday, August 25, at 5:30 pm at Southport Marina


PRIMARY PAYOUTS *

 1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th
Two Flounder$2000$1500$1250$1000$800$600$450$300

*1st Place Payout–$2000 for Flounder–is guaranteed thanks to Donat/Goodwin/Sledzik Real Estate Group & Landmark Sotheby’s International Realty.

* All other 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 Flounder TWT ($50): 1st–$1,275; 2nd–$765; 3rd–$510
(based on 60 TWT entries)
Two-Flounder Aggregate 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)
* TWT’s are voluntary. They are offered as another way to win money.


SPECIAL PRIZES

Live Weigh-In Bonus: Weigh your flounder in alive and get an extra $10 payout per fish (up to two fish per boat–flounder must be on leaderboard).

Intracoastal Angler Special Weight Prizes:
1.0 lb. Flounder – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)
1.5 lb. Flounder – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)
2.0 lb. Flounder – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)
2.5 lb. Flounder – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)

SeaTow Prize: SeaTow will be awarding a $100 gift certificate (to Dutchman Creek Bait & Tackle) to the SeaTow member that weighs in the heaviest single flounder.

Costa Prize: Every boat that weighs in a flounder (or red drum) will be automatically entered into the Costa Sunglasses Raffle where we are giving away a pair of Costa sunglasses. The Costa sunglasses winner will be drawn Saturday at the Awards Ceremony, and you must be present to win.

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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.