• All Fins In Fly Fishing Grand Prix Event

All Fins In Fly Fishing Grand Prix Event

$ 50.00

2 Angler Team
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The Skinny

You may enter as a single fly fisher or a team consisting of 2 anglers.
Contestants will have 12 hours to go out and catch as many species of fish on the fly rod as they can in the central Pennsylvania region (wading and boat fishing permitted).  Any waters in PA you can get to and get back from in the allotted time are fair game!

The contest will start at 6 am Sunday June 24th, 2018 and end at 6pm the same day followed by an event and prize awarding party at Big Spring Spirits in Bellefonte, PA. 

ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE TOURNAMENT AND RECEPTION WILL BE DONATED TO THE CLEARWATER CONSERVANCY.

Event

The award party and event at will take place at Big Spring Spirits in Bellefonte from 6-9pm.  Contestants will be given 2 drink tickets toward beverages.  TCO will be providing light snacks and local beer. All attendants are welcome to order additional food or beverages on a separate tab.  As contestants arrive they will present their photo evidence to the judges and will be awarded points accordingly. 

Rules

  • Contestants will have to take a photo of all their eligible fish using personal cameras or cell phones. 
  • A time and date stamp from their device will be required to have a fish eligible for points. 
  • Points will be awarded in correspondence with fish species, size and relative difficulty to find and catch in the Central Pennsylvania region. ONLY ONE FISH FROM EACH CATEGORY WILL BE ELIGIBLE FOR POINTS (you won’t be able to catch 60 8” brown trout and win).
  • Winners will be named and rewarded after judging and points will be allocated that evening. 
  • All contestants must be at checked in and done fishing at Big Spring Spirits by 6:00 pm June 24th to be eligible. 
  • All fish must be caught using fly-fishing gear and must be fair hooked, we are going on honor system here so don’t be a cheater!
  • Contestants will meet at 5:30 am June 24th at TCO fly shop in State College to review the rules and register for the event. 
  • Pre-registration will be open before the event starting June 1st.

TCO will provide additional materials for use in scoring the contest that morning.  There will be a good deal of driving during this tournament, we encourage all are participants to obey local speed limits and laws.  Any contestant found guilty of violating local laws during the tournament will be disqualified.  TCO Employees and their immediate families are not eligible to win prizes but may participate just for the fun! 

SOME OF THE FANTASTIC PRIZES INCLUDE!

  • Scott Radian 10’ 4 Weight
  • G Loomis IMX Pro rod 9’ 8 Weight
  • Winston Nimbus 9 ‘ 5 Weight
  • $500 Simms Shopping Spree
  • Orvis Gift Pack
  • Abel TR Reel
  • Lamson Liquid 3 pack
  • Ross Reel
  • Costa Sunglasses
  • Prize packs from Yeti, Rio, Fishpond Scientific Anglers and many more!!  

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