The Fall Tournament has been rescheduled for 10/4/2014 with a new location
Last weekend saw a significant inshore fish kill both north and south of the river mouth at Steinhatchee. With this in mind the tournament will be held out of Crystal River, which to date has not been affected by the red tide.
Crystal RiverSeptember 27, 2014 RESCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 4, 2014 CANCELLED DUE TO UNFAVORABLE FORECAST
Start at first safe light and weigh-in from 5-6:00 pm next to ramp at Fort Island Trail
Master Angler ($200)
Top Offshore Angler ($100)
Top Inshore Angler ($100)
Top Youth Angler ($100)
Master Angler is determined by the highest Ellett Point total with no requirement to enter fish in both offshore and inshore categories. Interpretation of the tournament rules shall be at the sole discretion of the Tournament Chairman.
GOFC MEMBERS – FREE
Non-Members Fishing from a Member’s Boat* – $20
* Non-members must be registered by GOFC member no later than 9:00 pm the night before the tournament
All contestants must have a valid Florida Fishing License.
All fish brought to the scale must be of legal size and in season.
GOFC communications are on VHF channel 68
WEATHER: The GO or NO GO decision will be posted on the GOFC website (www.gofc.us) at approximately 6:00PM on the day before the tournament. The maximum conditions under which this event will be held are 2 to 3 foot seas.
SIGN UP: Please send to tournament chairman boat name, captain’s name and names of all anglers on board no later than 9:00PM the night before by e-mail at email@example.com.