Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge

July 26 – 27, 2019, at Wild Wing Cafe and Wrightsville Beach Marina

Trail Logo Drum Flounder copy


DOWNLOAD PRINT ENTRY FORM:

2019 Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge Print Entry Form 


REGISTER ONLINE:

2018 Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge Online Registration


DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES:

2018 Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge Rules


QUICK FACTS

Entry Fee: $125 per boat before July 15; $150 per boat after July 15
Over $15,000 in cash and prizes to be awarded (based on 100 entries)
Winners based on boat’s single heaviest flounder and/or single heaviest red drum
TWTs: Single Big Flounder, Single Big Red Drum, and Aggregate (one flounder/one red drum)

Guaranteed $1000 1st Place Payouts: sponsored by Donat/Goodwin/Sledzik Real Estate Group & Landmark Sotheby’s

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/R.A. Jeffreys and Papa Murphy’s Pizza)
Complimentary Awards Dinner (Saturday–dinner buffet provided by Wild Wing Cafe)


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Registration: Friday, July 26, from 3:00-8:00 pm at Wild Wing Cafe
Captains’ Meeting: Friday, July 26, at 6:00 pm at Wild Wing Cafe
Captains’ Party: Friday, July 26, from 4:00-8:00 pm at Wild Wing Cafe
Fishing Time: Saturday, July 27, from 6:00 am-4:00 pm (no lines in the water before 6:00 am)
Weigh-In: Saturday, July 27, from 1:00-4:00 pm (must be in line by 4:00 pm) at Wrightsville Beach Marina
Awards Dinner: Saturday, July 27, from 4:30-6:00 pm at Wild Wing Cafe
Awards Ceremony: Saturday, July 27, at 6:00 pm at Wild Wing Cafe


 PRIMARY PAYOUTS *

 1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th
Flounder$1000$750$625$500$400$300$225$150
Red Drum$1000$750$625$500$400$300$225$150

* 1st Place Payouts–$1000 for Flounder and $1000 for Red Drum–are guaranteed payout amounts thanks to Donat/Goodwin/Sledzik Real Estate Group & Landmark Sotheby’s International Realty.

** All other Primary Payouts based on 100 paid entries.


SECONDARY PAYOUTS **

AGGREGATE: $100
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)
Single Big Red Drum TWT ($50): 1st–$1,275; 2nd–$765; 3rd–$510
(based on 60 TWT entries)
Aggregate (one flounder/one 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 in your flounder and/or red drum alive and get an extra $20 payout per fish (flounder and/or red drum must be on the leaderboard).

Intracoastal Angler Special Weight Prizes:
2 lb. Flounder – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)
3 lb. Flounder – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)
4 lb. Red Drum – $50 gift card (extra $25 if alive)
5 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 fish (flounder or 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 Montauk Matte Black 580P sunglasses (retail value $259.00). The Costa sunglasses winner 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.