Nick’s Restaurant hosting fishing tournament Sept. 12

September 3, 2009

nickshowdown

Anglers compete for speckled trout, redfish, catfish and ladyfish at the Nick’s September Showdown on the Choctawhatchee Bay

Nick’s Restaurant is hosting speckled trout, redfish, catfish and ladyfish tournament on the Choctawhatchee Bay on Sept. 12. Starting time will be at daybreak. This is a Choctawhatchee Bay tournament and all fish must be caught on the Bay or estuaries from Brooks Bridge to Peach Creek.
ALL CONTESTANTS MUST BE REGISTERED BY 8:00 PM FRIDAY SEPTMEBER 11
Contact Trey Nick at 850-835-2222 or 850-978-2115

Weigh in time will be from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Payouts guaranteed
SPECKLED TROUT 1st $500 2nd $300 3rd $200
REDFISH 1st $500 2nd $300 3rd $200
CATFISH 1st $300 2nd $200 3rd $100
LADYFISH 1st $300 2nd $200 3rd $100
Guaranteed Payout is based upon a minimum of 50 anglers
SLAM BONUS WEIGHT – $100 TO THE ANGLER WITH THE MOST TOTAL WEIGHT OF ALL SPECIES
ENTRY FEE $50 PER PERSON

Contact Trey Nick at (850) 830-6161 for information.
Contestants/teams may enter up to the day before the event. Only individual entries are allowed.

Scoring:
Speckled trout: Combined weight of 3 trout, only 1 may be over 20 inches.
Redfish: One redfish between 18 -27 inches (must be live)
Catfish: Total weight of 3 fish, salt water species only (hardheads or sailcats)
Ladyfish (Skip Jack): Total weight of 3 fish.

Fish condition:
Any alterations and/or tampering of weight or size of fish is strictly prohibited and will result in immediate disqualification from tournament as well as disqualification of future tournaments. Any fish that appears to have been penned, mangled, mauled, mashed or otherwise altered will not be scored. Dead fish need to be properly iced and kept in fresh condition.

Nick’s Restaurant is located at :
7585 West Highway 20
Freeport, Florida 32439 ::MAP::