Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge

July 24 – 25, 2020, at Wild Wing Cafe and Wrightsville Beach Marina


DOWNLOAD PRINT ENTRY FORM:

 
2020 Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge Print Entry Form 


REGISTER ONLINE:

 
2020 Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge Online Registration


DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES:

 
2020 Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge Rules


QUICK FACTS

 
Entry Fee: $125 per boat before July 13; $150 per boat after July 13
Over $15,000 in cash and prizes to be awarded (based on 100 entries)
Winners based on boat’s single heaviest red drum
TWTs: Single Big Red Drum, Two Red Drum, and “Trash Fish” (up to one of each: oyster toad and/or lizardfish)

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–dinner buffet provided by Wild Wing Cafe)


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

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


 PRIMARY PAYOUTS *

 

 1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th
Single Red Drum$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 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)
“Trash Fish” TWT (up to one of each: oyster toad and/or lizardfish) ($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 $20 payout (red drum must be on the leaderboard).

Intracoastal Angler Special Weight Prizes:
3.5 lb. Red Drum – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)
4.0 lb. Red Drum – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)
4.5 lb. Red Drum – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)
5.0 lb. Red Drum – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)

SeaTow Prize: SeaTow will be awarding a $100 gift certificate (to Tex’s Tackle) to the SeaTow member that weighs in the heaviest red drum.

Havana’s Giveaway: Every boat that weighs in a red drum will be automatically entered into the Havana’s Restaurant Giveaway. Weigh in two red drum, and you have two chances to win these “raffle-type” prizes–(1) $300 cash and (2) $100 gift card to Havana’s Restaurant. The Havana’s Giveaway winners will be drawn Saturday at the Awards Ceremony, and you must be present to win.


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.