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BLOCK ISLAND BLUEFISH DERBY

By Block Island Fishworks | Jul 08, 2014

Benefitting the Block Island Early Learning Center
Dates: June 29 - August 9th

Sponsored by;  Mohegan cafe, Nicks Rock N Roll Bar, Finns Restaurant, Harbor Grill, Diamond Blue Surf Shop, Turner Home Construction, Block Island Fishworks, Twin Maples, and the PENN Fishing Team

$40 Registration fee - includes a t-shirt and cookout / awards ceremony.  .  Registration at Block Island Fishworks. Cash or checks only please - checks made to the Block Island Early Learning Center

Rules

  • Registration and T-Shirts are available at Block Island Fishworks on Ocean Avenue starting June 28th, 2014.
  • ‘Weigh-ins’ will consist of measuring the fish for overall length at Block Island Fishworks on Ocean Ave. and Twin Maples on Beach Ave. during business hours.
  • Divisions: Youth division (15 and under) Adult Division division (16 and older).
  • Fish must be caught with rod and reel from the beach OR boat, kayak, SUP.  No spearfishing permitted.
  • All anglers must be registered before fishing or bringing in fish for measurement.
  • Weekly prizes for each division will be awarded. (You do not need to be present).  Prizes are sponsored by the Penn Fishing team and local Island businesses.
  • Longest fish each week from the beach or boat qualify for weekly prize and grand prizes.  Ties will be broken by the weight of fish.
  • Only one weekly prize may be won per angler for the duration of the tournament – but any fish that qualifies for a grand prize will be accepted. (After an angler wins a weekly prize they can still ‘weigh in’ longer fish to qualify for grand prizes).
  • Grand prizes of 1st-3rd place will be awarded at the end of the Derby on August 10th at the awards ceremony -  location TBD
  • Results will be posted via Facebook and the Block Island Times
  • EMAIL BIFISHWORKS@MSN.COM FOR MORE INFO OR CALL 401-466-5392
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