Southport Inshore Challenge

August 23 – 24, 2019, 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:
2019 Southport Inshore Challenge Print Entry Form


REGISTER ONLINE:

Click here to fill out an online entry form for the Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge:
2019 Southport Inshore Challenge Online Registration


DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES:

Click here for a printable version (pdf file) of the Southport Inshore Challenge Rules:
2019 Southport Inshore Challenge Rules


QUICK FACTS

Entry Fee: $125 per boat before August 12; $150 per boat after August 12
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

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/Adams Beverages)
Complimentary Awards Dinner (Saturday–hosted by Zimmerman Marine/Southport Yamaha)


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Registration: Friday, August 23, from 3:00-8:00 pm at Southport Marina
Captains’ Meeting: Friday, August 23, at 6:00 pm at Southport Marina
Captains’ Party: Friday, August 23, from 4:00-8:00 pm at Southport Marina
Fishing Time: Saturday, August 24, from 6:30 am-4:00 pm (no lines in the water before 6:30 am)
Weigh-In: Saturday, August 24, from 1:00-4:00 pm (must be in line by 4:00 pm) at Southport Marina
Awards Dinner: Saturday, August 24, from 4:00-5:30 pm at Southport Marina
Awards Ceremony: Saturday, August 24, at 5:30 pm at Southport Marina


PRIMARY PAYOUTS *

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

* 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 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.

Havana’s Giveaway: Every boat that weighs in a flounder will be automatically entered into the Havana’s Restaurant Giveaway. Weigh in two flounder, and you have two chances to win these prizes! The Havana’s Giveaway winners will be drawn Saturday at the Awards Ceremony, and you must be present to win.
1st Drawing–$100 gift card to Havana’s Restaurant
2nd Drawing — $300 cash


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.