Spanish Mackerel Open
June 12 – 14, 2020, at Wild Wing Cafe and Motts Channel Seafood
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Entry Fee: $100 per boat before June 1; $125 per boat after June 1
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 13, or Sunday, June 14
No Checkouts & No Boundaries
Virtual Captains’ Meeting via Zoom and Facebook Live (to be Covid-compliant)
Virtual Awards Ceremony via Zoom and Facebook Live (to be Covid-compliant)
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Registration: Register anytime before 8:00 pm on Friday, June 12
- In person at Intracoastal Angler (up until 8:00 pm on Friday, June 12)
- In person at Tex’s Tackle (up until 6:00 pm on Friday, June 12)
- Online at www.FishermansPost.com, just click on “Tournaments,” and then “Spanish Mackerel Open.”
Virtual Captains’ Meeting: Friday, June 12, at 6:00 pm via Zoom and Facebook Live
Fishing Days: Captain’s Choice Format–pick your one day of fishing: Saturday, June 13, or Sunday, June 14
Fishing Times: No lines in the water before 6:30 am
Weigh-In: Motts Channel Seafood–Scales open at 10:00 am; must be in line by 2:00 pm
Virtual Awards Ceremony: Sunday, June 14, at 4:00 pm via Zoom and Facebook Live
PRIMARY PAYOUTS *
- 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.
Intracoastal Angler Youth 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 Intracoastal Angler gift certificate–goes to the boat with a current SeaTow membership that weighs in the heaviest single spanish mackerel.
All fish weighed in will be donated to First Fruit Ministries.
First Fruit Ministries began in 1998. It 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.
Please direct all questions to Fisherman’s Post at (910) 452-6378, or you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.