Topsail Inshore Challenge

June 29 – 30, 2018, at East Coast Sports (Registration) and Quartermaster (weigh-in and awards)

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DOWNLOAD PRINT ENTRY FORM:

2018 Topsail Inshore Challenge Print Entry Form


REGISTER ONLINE:

2018 Topsail Inshore Challenge Online Registration


DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES:

2018 Topsail Inshore Challenge Rules


QUICK FACTS

Entry Fee: $125 per boat before June 18; $150 per boat after June 18
Over $15,000 in cash and prizes to be awarded (based on 100 entries)
One Division: Red Drum (heaviest two-fish).
Winners based on boat’s heaviest two red drum aggregate.
TWTs: Single Big Red Drum, Two Red Drum, and Single Big Flounder

Can use live, dead, or artificial bait!
One Day of Fishing
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 R.A. Jeffreys)
Complimentary Awards Dinner (Saturday)


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Registration: Friday, June 29, from 3:00-8:00 pm at East Coast Sports (Surf City, NC)
Captains’ Meeting: Friday, June 29, at 6:00 pm at East Coast Sports (Surf City, NC)
Captains’ Party: Friday, June 29, from 4:00-8:00 pm at East Coast Sports (Surf City, NC)
Fishing Time: Saturday, June 30, from 6:00 am-4:00 pm (no lines in the water before 6:00 am)
Weigh-In: Saturday, June 30, from 1:00-4:00 pm (must be in line by 4:00 pm) at Quartermaster (Hampstead, NC)
Awards Dinner: Saturday, June 30, from 4:00-5:30 pm at Quartermaster (Hampstead, NC)
Awards Ceremony: Saturday, June 30, at 5:30 pm at Quartermaster (Hampstead, NC)


PRIMARY PAYOUTS *

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

* Primary Payouts based on 100 paid entries.

** All red drum weighed in alive awarded Bonus $10 per fish (up to two red drum per boat, and fish must be on the leaderboard).


SECONDARY PAYOUTS **

JUNIOR ANGLER: $50
LADY ANGLER: $50
SENIOR ANGLER: $50
** Secondary Payouts guaranteed.


TOURNAMENTS WITHIN A TOURNAMENT

Single Big Red Drum TWT ($50): 1st–$1,275; 2nd–$765; 3rd–$510
(based on 60 TWT entries)
Two Red Drum TWT ($50): 1st–$1,275; 2nd–$765; 3rd–$510
(based on 60 TWT entries)
Single Big Flounder 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 in your red drum alive and get an extra payout–$10 per red drum–up to two red drum per boat (fish must be on the leaderboard).

SeaTow Prize: SeaTow will be awarding a $100 gift certificate (to East Coast Sports) to the SeaTow member that weighs in the single heaviest red drum.

Costa Sunglasses 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 Motus  (retail value $249.00). The Costa Sunglasses winner will be drawn Saturday at the Awards Ceremony, and you must be present to win.


BENEFICIARIES

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.