2015 NEW RIVER PADDLE FISHING TOURNAMENT

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2015 NEW RIVER PADDLE FISHING TOURNAMENT

Saturday, July 18th 2015
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN, CLICK HERE
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BCSKI.COM New River Paddle Fishing Tournament

Back Country Ski and Sports and Montgomery County Parks and Rec are proud to present the 6th Annual New River Paddle Fishing Tournament on Saturday July 18th 2015! Test your bass fishing skills in the prime waters of the New River against other local anglers and see if you have what it takes to land the big one! The tournament format is catch, photo, and release.
Like last year, the tournament will cover an extended stretch on the New River from Whitethorne VA to Eggleston VA.
There is a Men’s Spinning Category, Women’s Spinning Category, Fly Category, Junior Category (16 and under), and the Midnight Musky Challenge. The Midnight Musky Challenge begins at 5:00pm on Friday July 17th, and ends at the weigh-in on Saturday July 18th at 3:00pm. The Challenge is open to anyone brave enough to attempt, and costs an additional $10 entry. There are 1000’s of dollars in prizes to be won by all categories including boats, paddles, and tons and tons of gear!
Classes and Categories
Pre-Registration (Before July 17th)
Late Registration (Starts July 18th)

Spinning
$30
$35
Fly
$30
$35
Musky Challenge
$10 (add on)
$10 (add on)
Junior (16 & Under)
$15
$20

RULES
Registration includes:
-Tournament Entry
-T-shirt
-Shuttle (only running from Tournament HQ to Whitethorne)
-2 nights of camping
-BBQ dinner
-Entry into a raffle for a boat!

2015 Event Schedule
Friday, July 17th
5:00 pm – Check In and Camping Begins
5:00 pm – Midnight Musky Challenge Begins
Saturday, July 18th
5:00 am – Check In Resumes
5:15 am – Captains Meeting
5:30 am – Tournament Start Time
10:30 am – Check In Ends
3:00 pm – Photo Weigh-In Deadline
3:00 pm ~ 4:00 pm – Barbecue Dinner
5:00 pm – Awards Ceremony and Raffle
Sunday, July 20th
12:00 pm – Camping Ends and Gate Locked

Camping
Your entry fee also includes access to tent camping along the river at the Tournament Headquarters at the take out point. Camping is available for participants only. Camping is available from 5:00 p.m. on Friday July 17th until 12:00 p.m. on Sunday July 20th.
Camping Rules
-No fires other than the one designated by tournament officials.
-No Drugs.
-No Alcohol.
-Camping allowed in designated areas only.

View last years 2014 New River Paddle Fishing Tournament Pictures and Results here!

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