Anglers, below are the outlined rules for the upcoming Catfish tournament on Sunday 8/26/18. Anyone found not in compliance will have their fish disqualified from entry and registration fee will be non refundable.
Brinkman’s Bait and Tackle Catfish tournament
Rules and regulations
Hours of tournament are beginning at 6AM and ending at 3PM
Tournament will be held rain or shine and is fishable from shore banks or boat in the Delaware River. (Any fish identified as caught from otherwise will be disqualified.)
The decision to fish this tournament is the sole decision and responsibility of the angler and Brinkman’s Bait and Tackle and Sharkbite Bucktails LLC assume no liability for the decision to fish or participate in this tournament.
All angler’s will obey maritime rules and regulations as well as any restricted fishing areas from the shore banks.
Fish will be caught on rod and reel only.
Weigh in station will be established and announced prior to tournament. Any fish to be weighed in must be in line by the 3PM cutoff time in the event of several anglers weighing prior to scale closure. This will be a one fish weigh in per angler tournament.
Anglers weighing in, must possess a registration slip which will be issued by Brinkman’s Bait and Tackle at the time of registration and entry fee payment. All slips will have a recorded weight at time of weigh in and will also be recorded by Brinkman’s staff for determination of winners.
The decision to participate in catch/release of catfish is at sole discretion of the angler fishing. Brinkman’s Bait and Tackle and Sharkbite Bucktails LLC do encourage catch and release.
Prizes will be awarded for the largest catfish weighed in the three divisions- Mens, womens and kids. The prizes for each division will be based on the number of entrants in the tournament.
Entrance fees are $10/adult, $5/child 16 and under and are nonrefundable.
Winners will provide Brinkman’s Bait and Tackle with the authorization to post their names and pictures on the Facebook Page and the store’s Website.
Sponsor names of local businesses donating and contributing to the tournament will also be included with the flyer generated. Please be sure to frequent these locations who are also investing back into the local community.