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10TH ANNUAL REELFOOT LAKE CATFISH TOURNAMENT
SATURDAY JUNE 16, 2012

GUARANTEE 1st PLACE $1,000.00

Sponsored by Reelfoot Lake Tourism Council

Trophies for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place

Payout is based on Number of Entries

Door Prizes at Weigh-In

Entry Fee: $100 per boat for 2 people, entry fee non-refundable, Big Fish Entry Included

Registration: 5:30-6:30 @ Reelfoot Lake Tourism Council

1605 SR 21 East Tiptonville

Pre-Registration: Send Check or Money Order to:

RLTC 1605 SR 21 East Tiptonville, TN. 38079

Start Fishing: 6:30am on tournament day

Weigh-In: 1pm

Big Fish Pot: 100% Payback 1st Big Fish 60%, 2nd Big Fish 40%

RULES:

1. 5 fish limit

2. 2oz. penalty for each dead fish

3. Fish Reelfoot Lake during tournament hours only

4. 10% per minute late penalty

5. 10 minutes late you are disqualified

6. Weigh-in 1pm

7. Pole or Rod & Reel Only

8. Launch boat at any ramp around Reelfoot Lake

9. All participants are subject to a polygraph test

10. Donít release stressed or dead fish back into Reelfoot Lake

For more info, phone: (731)253-6581

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1st Partner (please print clearly, all blanks must be completed)

(Mr. Mrs. Ms.) Name_________________________________

Address____________________________________________

City__________________State______Zip_________________

Email______________________________________________

2nd Partner (please print clearly, all blanks must be completed)

(Mr. Mrs. Ms.) Name_________________________________

Address____________________________________________

City__________________State______Zip_________________

Email______________________________________________

I hereby release Reelfoot Lake Tourism Council and all participating sponsors from

any loss of property, bodily injury or loss of life that may occur during this tournament.

I understand that if I have to take a polygraph test & fail I am disqualified to receive

any prize money.  I am in agreement with and understand all rules that apply.

1st Partner Signature__________________________________

                                                          2nd Partner Signature__________________________________

                 2010 Catfish Tournament Results

1st. Place: Michael & Sam Stuart 18.42lbs.          $1000.00

2nd. Place: Jason Mount/Jacob Coffer 17.26lbs. $ 500.00

3rd. Place: Tony & Tammy Angel 16.66lbs.          $ 210.00

Big Fish: Tony & Tammy Angel                           $ 114.00

2nd. Big Fish: Gary & Josh Haynes 6.66lbs.           $  76.00

Congratulations Winners

 

 

 

     STATEWIDE CATFISH REGULATION- ONLY ONE CATFISH OVER 34 INCHES MAY BE HARVESTED PER DAY. NO HARVEST LIMIT ON CATFISH LESS THAN 34 INCHES.
TROTLINES CONSIST OF A MAIN LINE WITH DROP LINES TO WHICH SINGLE HOOKS ARE ATTACHED. DROP LINES MUST NOT BE CLOSER THAN 24 INCHES. ALL NONGAME FISH MAY BE TAKEN WITHOUT LIMIT EXCEPT PADDLEFISH.
     TROTLINES, LIMBLINES AND JUGS MUST BE TAGGED AND/OR MARKED WITH THE OWNER'S NAME AND ADDRESS. TROTLINES ATTACHED TO THE BANK MUST BE TAGGED ON THE LINE WITHIN FIVE FEET OF THE BANK. OTHER TROTLINES MUST BE TAGGED WITHIN FIVE FEET OF EITHER END, AND FLOATING TROTLINES MUST BE MARKED ON FLOATS. THE HOLDER OF A SPORT FISHING LICENSE MAY USE ONE OR MORE TROTLINES NOT HAVING A COMBINATION OF MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED HOOKS. LIMBLINES (INCLUDING YO-YOS) MUST BE TAGGED ABOVE WATER LEVEL AND ARE ALLOWED ONLY ONE HOOK PER LINE. SPORT ANGLERS ARE LIMITED TO 25 LIMBLINES. SPORT ANGLES ARE LIMITED TO 50 JUGS OR BLOCKS EACH. 
     TROTLINES, LIMBLINES AND JUGS MUST BE RUN AT LEAST ONCE EACH DAY AND ARE PROHIBITED WITHIN 100 YARDS OF THE MOUTH ON ANY RIVER, CREEK OR SLOUGH.

 

 

  

 

 

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