Thursday, September 27th: Captains meeting at Haddrell’s Point Tackle (Mt. Pleasant location) starting at 7:00 pm.
Saturday, September 29th: Tournament day. Begins at Sunrise and will conclude at sunset.
Sunday, September 30th: Awards/ weigh-in and cookout for tournament. starts at 3:00pm and closes at 6:00pm (Please bring a side or dessert)
Cost is $20.00 per angler. Register at either Haddrell’s location by end of business September 25th. Even if you cannot fish please join us for the cookout! We ask for a small donation to help with food costs.
Four division possible to enter: Team, Individual, Youth and Lady. Teams limited to two anglers. Division must be declared at start of tournament. (Youth and Ladies can fish on a team and still collect personal points for youth and lady divisions).
-Tournaments emphasize “catch and release” philosophy.
-Inshore waters only (Demarcation line)
-Only Tidal Waters that are accessible by boat are eligible for points scoring. No impoundments or ponds.
-Results must be posted by 4:30pm on Sunday, at the cookout
-All techniques must conform to generally accepted fly fishing customs. No live or dead bait, No spinning or casting rods, No scent! Artificial FLY ONLY!
-Minimum size for any species is 12 inches.
-Most cumulative point will win.
-Photos of fish must be clear and easy to determine length if applicable and contain the token given at the captains meeting.
-Tournament fishing hours start at sunrise on Saturday and end at sunset. (Exact times are taken from Weather.com/ National Weather service).
*Tournament rules are created and upheld by the Tournament committee.
*Tournament subject to cancellation based on the weather, and rescheduled at the discretion of the tournament organizers
-Redfish, Trout , Ladyfish, Bluefish, Flounder, Spanish Mackerel, Shark, Tarpon, Jack Crevalle, Sheephead, and Black Drum.
1 point: Ladyfish, Bluefish, Spanish Mackerel
5 points: Trout, Redfish, Flounder
10 Points: Jacks, Sharks, Sheephead, Black Drum
20 points: Rare Catch (Cobia, Snook, Tripple tail, Pompano)
50 points: Tarpon
Grand Slam Award:
-Grand Slam is a special designation for catching a Redfish, Trout, and Flounder in one tournament day.
-Grand Slam Award will be given to the angler or team that presents their results first at the cookout, it will aslo add a 10 point bonus to the angler’s total point tally
Awards and Cookout:
At Haddrell’s Point Tackle & Supply (Mt. Pleasant location) from cookout from 12pm-6pm on Sunday Sept, 30th. Awards starting around 2:00pm.
Any questions or concerns please call or email Wes Buchanan or Will Dudley at Flyshop@haddrellspoint.com, Will@haddrellspoint.com, 843-881-3644