2017 GROUNDSWELL LIONFISH TOURNAMENT 

 

DATE: J uly 22nd  2017   (Rain date   is July 23rd)

 

LOCATION:    BIOS -  BERMUDA INSITUTE  OF  OCEAN  SCIENCES

 

TIME:  Tournament  starts   at  sun up

 

WEIGH IN: 3.00pm

 

FESTIVITIES: 2.30pm-8.00pm

 

ENTRY FEE:  $25   (includes   free   t-shirt)   

 

                         TO  REGISTER  PLEASE   CLICK ....  HERE

                       

                    * You    MUST   HAVE  A  LIONFISH   HUNTING   PERMIT  TO  ENTER.

                          CLICK   HERE  for  permit  class   dates  &   signup   at   bdalionfishpermit@gmail.com

 

                          NOT  hunting... join   the   festivities ....this   is   a   free    event

  • Lionfish   handling  and  a  preperation  tutorial  after the  weigh  in

  • followed   by   free   lionfish   tasting  and  prize  giving

  • bar   provided  by  goslings  

  • big tune - LIVE  music  and  Awesome  DJ'S

  • KIDS AREA- ARTS & CRAFTS,  BOUNCY  CASTLE, PING  PONG   ETC.

Tournament  Rules:

HUNTING   Rules - any   legal   method   of   capture   is   permited.  There   are   no   size   restrictions  on   Lionfish.  

Please   educate ya self   on  the  safe   handling   and   capture   methods  &   familiarize   yourself   with   the   Bermuda   fisheries   regulations .

Only   fish   caught   between   sunup  and   are   on   the   dock   for   3pm   are   eligible   for   tournament.  

*Please   ice   YOUR  catch   so   it   can   be   eaten   at   prize  giving. (EAT'EM  TO  BEAT'EM)

 

Prize   Categories:

  • Individual  

  • largest   fish 

  • Smallest   Fish 

  • Most   Fish 

  • Boat / group

  • YOUNGEST  CULLER

 

 

 

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