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2011 LAFAYETTE RIVER FESTIVAL

Registration for the 2011 Lafayette River Festival has begun.  Come on out and enjoy a day of fishing, food, and music.  All proceeds form the tournament will be donated to the Elizabeth River Project, for the development of a oyster reef near the mouth of the Lafayette River.

Cost: $15.00
Tournament Director: William Ragulsky
Format:

  • Catch, Photo, Release (CPR) for the three largest fish of any species.
    • If one participant submits three fish with a combined length of 30 inches, and another participant submits two fish with a total length of 35 inches, the three fish will win

Time:

  • 0600 – Lines in the water
  • 1200 – Weigh in

Location:

  • All points within the Lafayette River (must launch within the river)
  • Launch sites will be at:
    • The apartment complex at the mouth of haven creek
    • The 38th Street Boat Ramp
    • Lakewood Park
  • Parking will be offered at GSH Real Estate, the 38th Street Ramp (extremely limited) or Lakewood Park.
  • All participants must meet the Tournament Director prior to launch.  I will be located at GSH Real Estate from 0500 until 0800.  If you need to sign your release form and pick up your identifier after 0800, please call me.

  1. Bait, and all legal forms of hook and line fishing are allowed.
  2. Participants must fish from a Kayak.  Wading is prohibited.
  3. Photos must be submitted by either a SD card, Micro SD card, or a camera with a cable to view the pictures.
  4. All fish will be judged by the Tournament Director, and his ruling will be final.
  5. All anglers must see the Tournament Director prior to launch in the morning.  Unique identifiers and release forms will be provided at this time.
  6. Inclement Weather – Participants will be notified via phone and e-mail of any postponement/cancellation.  The makeup date is 1 May 2011.

Prizes:
$75.00 Gift Card to Wild River Outfitters

$25.00 Gift Card to Mi Hogar Mexican Resturant
$25.00 Gift Card to Appomattox River Company
$15.00 Gift Card to Greg’ Bait Shack, Gulp Prize Pack, and Map of Lafayette River donated by Greg’s Bait Shack
Marsh Works Prize Packs
TKAA T-Shirts
Other prizes will be added shortly.
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