Kayak Tournament 2020 Benefit
Time & Location
About The Event
The Fin Addict Angler Kayak Tournament fundraiser promotes a spirit of friendly competition while participants enjoy the sport of fishing with family and friends and make some special memories.
Participation: This tournament is open to the public. A registration form can be submitted online and the entry fee paid prior to the event.
Registration: Early registration is strongly encouraged but not required. As a bonus, participants pre-registered by September 18, 2019 will receive a limited edition tournament t-shirt (only while supplies last)!
Registration is available on the day of the tournament. Note: If you register in-person the day of the tournament, the entry fee must be paid in cash - no other payment methods will be accepted.
Registration Fee: The registration fee (per person) is based on the division you enter: $40 Open / $30 Women's / Youth under 17 years of age on the day of the event may participate for free.
Check-In: 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. There will be an informal meeting at 6:50 a.m. the morning of the event to go over tournament rules and guidelines.
Tournament Times: You must check-in at tournament table to confirm your registration before you begin fishing regardless of your arrival time.
Anglers can begin fishing at 7:00 a.m. and will submit their fish no later than 2:00 p.m. Fish caught before 7:00 a.m. or submitted after 2:00 p.m. will not be eligible for judging. In order for a fish to be eligible for judging, it must be submitted by 2:00 p.m. Winners will be announced at the event and on the Fin Addict Angler website the week following the tournament.
Tackle & Fishing Equipment: Live, dead and artificial bait will be permitted. Each angler will be allowed to have and use two fishing poles at a time. Please use fishing poles or cane poles in this tournament - no nets or traps or any other method may be used in this tournament. You must bring your own fishing gear, bait etc. No downrigging.
Fishing Location: For this tournament, anglers will be allowed to fish via Kayak only in the water of Calaveras Lake. All participants must wear a personal flotation device. Children must wear a life jacket while in the water.
Fishing Laws: This tournament will adhere to all State (TPWD) fishing rules. For TPWD rules, visit TPWD's Calaveras Lake website. Fish must be legal (size, species, etc) in order to be eligible for judging.
Judging: Tournament judging is as follows:
'All fish by weight'
All legal fish must be brought to the judges table. You must be in line by 2:00 p.m. with your fish to be eligible for tournament judging. All judges' decisions are final.
Prizes / Awards: Winners (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 10th place prizes TBD) will be announced after judging has concluded. *Important 'Kids' Division' Tournament winners are awarded items of nominal value (no cash prizes).
Check-in starts at 6:00 a.m.. Please check-in prior to fishing.
Anglers that are pre-registered by September 18, 2019 will receive a free limited edition tournament shirt.
(Note: For parking details, please visit the TPWD's Calaveras Lake website.)
- 6:00 a.m. - Check-in begins
- 6:50 a.m. - Pre-fish meeting
- 7:00 a.m. - Tournament begins
- 2:00 p.m. - Tournament ends (fish must be submitted for judging by 2:00 pm
- 2:30 p.m. - Tournament and raffle winners announced
*You can submit one registration form (and one entry fee payment) for one or multiple kayakers.
Begin online registration below by clicking '+' once to increase the ticket count, then clicking the 'Checkout' button. You will then be presented with the online registration form and provide your payment info. Our payments are processed by PayPal. PayPal accepts all major credit/debit cards.You are not required to have a PayPal account to use its service.
- Kayak: Open Division, Qty 1$40$400$0
- Kayak: Women's Division, Qty 1$30$300$0
- Kayak: Kid's Division 17 under$0$00$0
- Kayak: Kid's Division 13 under$0$00$0
- * 'I'd rather be kayaking'$20$200$0