Wide Open Tech Spanish Mackerel Open

June 16 – 18, 2017, at Wild Wing Cafe and Dockside Restaurant and Marina


DOWNLOAD PRINT ENTRY FORM:

2017 Wide Open Tech Spanish Mackerel Open Print Entry Form.


REGISTER ONLINE:

2017 Wide Open Tech Spanish Mackerel Open Online Registration.


DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES:

2017 Wide Open Tech Spanish Mackerel Open Rules.


QUICK FACTS

Entry Fee: $100 per boat before June 5; $125 per boat after June 5
Over $5,000 in cash and prizes to be awarded (based on 50 boats)
Primary Prizes based on heaviest weight of up to three spanish mackerel
TWTs: Three-Spanish, Single Big Spanish, & Single Big Bluefish
Fish with as many anglers on your boat as you like (no limitations)
Captain’s Choice Format–pick your one day of fishing: Saturday, June 17, or Sunday, June 18
No Checkouts & No Boundaries
Complimentary Captains’ Party (Friday, and hosted by Papa Murphy’s Pizza, David’s Deli, Anheuser Busch, and Jack Daniel’s)
Complimentary Awards Dinner (Sunday, and dinner buffet hosted by Wild Wing Cafe–also serving fresh, fried spanish mackerel)


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Registration: Friday, June 16, from 3:00-8:00 pm at Wild Wing Cafe
Captains’ Meeting: Friday, June 16, at 6:00 pm at Wild Wing Cafe
Captains’ Party: Friday, June 16, from 4:00-8:00 pm at Wild Wing Cafe
Fishing Days: Captain’s Choice Format–pick your one day of fishing: Saturday, June 17, or Sunday, June 18
Fishing Times: No lines in the water before 6:30 am
Weigh-In: Dockside Marina & Restaurant–Scales open at 10:00 am; must be in line by 2:00 pm
Awards Dinner: Sunday, June 18, from 2:30-4:00 pm at Wild Wing Cafe
Awards Ceremony: Sunday, June 18, at 4:00 pm


PRIMARY PAYOUTS *

 1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th
Spanish Primary$1000$750$500$350$200$150$100
  • Primary Payouts based on 50 paid entries.

SECONDARY PAYOUTS **

JUNIOR ANGLER (ages 0-8): $50
All Junior Anglers that weigh in a fish will receive medals/prizes.
PRE-TEEN ANGLER (ages 9-12): $50
All Pre-Teen Anglers that weigh in a fish will receive medals/prizes.
TEEN ANGLER (ages 13-17): $50
All Teen Anglers that weigh in a fish will receive medals/prizes.
LADY ANGLER: $50
SENIOR ANGLER: $50
** Secondary Payouts guaranteed.


TOURNAMENTS WITHIN A TOURNAMENT

Three-Spanish TWT ($50): 1st — $850; 2nd — $510; 3rd — $340
Single Big Spanish TWT ($50): 1st — $850; 2nd — $510; 3rd — $340
Single Big Bluefish TWT ($50): 1st — $850; 2nd — $510; 3rd — $340
** TWT’s are voluntary (offered as another way to win money) and are based on 40 paid entries.


SPECIAL PRIZES

Youth Angler Prize Packs: Every youth angler (in all three youth categories) that weighs in a fish will receive an SMO medal and a Youth Angler Prize Pack
SeaTow Prize: This award–a $100 Tex’s Tackle gift certificate–goes to the boat with a current SeaTow membership that weighs in the heaviest single spanish mackerel.


BENEFICIARY

The Cape Fear Community College Sea Devil Club, the backbone of support for CFCC athletics, is our annual beneficiary.


CONTACT INFO

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