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Billfish vs Meatfish Captains Meeting

January 25, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


LHPSSA Billfish vs Meatfish Tournament Dates & Rules

Tournament Date: Saturday January 27th, 2018.
Lines in: 7:30am
Check in 1:30pm LHPYC Main Dock
There is not a “lines out” time – just a required check in time at the weigh in location.
***allows teams some flexibility on time depending their fishing location***
A fantastic lunch will be awaiting the anglers at the LHPYC for the Awards Ceremony.

Entry Fee Per Boat: $200.00 Can have as many anglers as long as two are LHPSSA members. Entry Fee Covers Both Divisions, Food and Drinks & Additional Prizes.

Prize Categories and Payouts:

Billfish Division

1st Sailfish Caught and Called In: 15 points
Any additional Sailfish caught: 10 points
Double Hookups Landed 15 Points each fish
Triple Hookups Landed 20 Points each fish
Any Marlin Species 25 Points each
Swordfish 30 Points each

**Minimum Payout Assuming 10 Boats Participate**
Team with the most points: $500.00 cash prize
Team with the 2nd highest points total: $300.00
Team with the 3rd highest points total: $200.00

Sailfish should be caught on circle or easy release hooks.

Meatfish Division

Eligible Species: Kingfish, Tuna (YF/BF/SJ), Dolphin, Wahoo, Cobia, Any Snapper species in season, Amberjack (G/L), Almaco Jack, Any Grouper Species in Season.
Fish weighed must be of legal size.

Team with the heaviest 3 fish weight total of any eligible species: $500.00
Team with second heaviest 3 fish weight total: $300.00
Team with third heaviest 3 fish weight total: $200.00

Heaviest Overall Meat Fish Category: The single heaviest fish of eligible meat fish.
Prize: Sponsor Prize

All club winners will accumulate points toward annual awards.

Captain’s Meeting: Thursday January 25th at 7:00pm at the Wye Residence.
3232 NE 31st. St. Lighthouse Point. Beverages and Snacks Provided.

Tournament will be postponed to back up date if the marine forecast calls for Marine Advisory Conditions.

1st back up date Sunday January 28th.
2nd back up date Saturday Feb 3rd.


January 25, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Tom Wye’s Residence
3232 NE 31st
Lighthouse Point, FL 33064 United States
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