Official Rules

15-17th Aug 2019 | OFFICIAL RULES

                   – Marker 37 Marina –

13317 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418

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***HUNT YOUR LOCAL SPOTS***

During Legal Fishing Times, AND BRING YOUR FISH (Whole or Gutted) TO US before scale closes! (we recommend whole fish but understand you might want to gut your fish you will only get points for whole or gutted fish we will not weight anything other that fish gutted or whole)!

Jetty’s, Rigs, Lakes, Rivers, BlueWater

***All Extra Gear from Prize Table will be auctioned off! This is a NonProfit Fundraiser for http://www.oathinc.org so bring some extra cash…

Rule Change (reason being allow for more time on the water to hunt) Safety 1st!

Rigs & Reef Classic Tournament Aug 1st – 17th Two Divisions

Division 1 – Anyone can enter to win**

Simple-

Post a Picture of a Spearfishing Harvested Fish 1Aug – 17Aug*

*Cheating will lead to Immediately being disqualified!)

(**$20 entry per photo paid entry online limit 5)

Rules – Most like’s 1 – 17 Aug by @530pm Wins. Rules are simple

Post 1 Fish Picture per Fish you harvested Spearfishing during these dates. $20 per photo entry. 5 Fish Photo Limit $100 photo Limit per diver**

(Most Likes Wins)

50/50 1st Place Winner Takes 50%

2nd place 25%

3rd place 10%

For instance say we raise $1000 in photo entry fee’s, (which would only take 50 Spearfishing fish photos) 1st place get $500.00, 2nd place gets $250, 3rd place $100. Donating $150.00 to Nonprofit of choice.

Spearfishing Photo Likes Contest

1 of 5 Photos total can be submitted per diver via Facebook or Instagram with #rigsreefclassic2019. $20 per photo entry between 1 Aug 2019 – 17 Aug 2019 530pm. Only Registered Divers through this payment agreement are entered to win. The Use of #rigsreefclassic2019 is only good for this photo contest only. #rigsreefclassic2019

$20.00

(Open to Texas Fresh/Saltwater and Gulf of Mexico)

Division 2 – Anyone Can Enter in both but only whole or gutted fish weighed at scale count’s during division two tournament. Normal Entry Applies for Division 2. All Normal Rules Below Apply!

1. Dates – Aug 15th 6am – Aug 17th 5pm

Scale OPENS 530pm – 7pm 17th Aug 2019 Marker 37 Marina

13317 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78418

All Competitors, Viewers, and General public the Location list above (MARKER 37) familiarize yourself with its location, we are not responsible for your boat, truck, or trailer. You will need to make arrangements for your boat. There will be places to put boat, familiarize yourself with location! We recommend mooring your boat at your normal location bringing your fish via cooler to our location. Or trailering your boat. Due to Hurricane Harvey we could not get a guarantee that Port of Port Aransas would be available.

2. ALL FISH MUST BE SHOT WITH A SPEARGUN, OR POLE-SPEAR!  NO POWER HEADS.

3. BOTH SCUBA DIVING AND FREEDIVING IS ALLOWED.

4. ALL FISH MUST BE SPEARED BY DIVER WITHOUT ASSISTANCE.

5. FISHING AREAS ARE ANY WATER IN THE GULF OF MEXICO.  ANY FRESH WATERS IN STATE OF TEXAS.

6. EACH SPEARFISHING COMPETITOR IS ABLE TO TURN IN MULTIPLE FISH PER SPECIES LISTED ON HIT LIST Allowing for possible multiple placement within species. IF A CLOSURE IS IN EFFECT DO NOT HARVEST ANY FISH LISTED IN STATE OR FEDERAL WATERS LISTED ON CLOSURE, WITHIN OUR HIT LIST. Do NOT Harvest more than State or Federal Bag Limits Whole Fish or Gutted

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7. HIT LIST/DIVISION

(HARVEST ONLY IF SPECIES IS OPEN, ALL STATE & FEDERAL RULES APPLY)

*MOST LION FISH

*TOP Mens SPEARO
*Top Women SPEARO
*Top Youth SPEARO age 0-17

FRESH WATER FISH 1st, 2nd, 3rd

*Pelagic Division
Amberjack 
Wahoo / Mahi 
Cobia 

*Coastal Division
Red Snapper 
Snapper Other 
SheepHead / BlackDrum / Flounder  

(* prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place points per pound all legal limits per species apply can not exceed daily bag limits state/federal rules apply)

Scenario – Spearo A brings in 56lb amberjack + 40lb cobia + 12lb Cuberra Snapper = 108lbs Pelagic Division VS Spearo B brings in 57LB amberjack 12LB Red Snapper = 69lbs  Spearo A wins\\  All fish must be entered into proper division. Multiple Divisions allowed per entry.

Coastal Fish Harvested cant be entered as Pelagic Division (Coastal is All Coastal Waters within State of Texas. {NON FEDERAL WATERS/ NON FRESH WATERS).

 

 

 

8. Whole or Gutted FISH, will be weighed! In the Event of a Tie! Earliest Fish turned in wins!

9. PreRegistration $60.00 Date July 31st!

10. Aug 1st – 13th $75.00.

In the event of a Cancellation Back Up Date will be Sept 14th 2019.

NO REFUNDS AS THIS IS A NON PROFIT EVENT YOUR ENTRY FEE PAID IS AN AGREEMENT TO RULES ABOVE AND DONATION TO OATHinc. All Remaining Prizes Donated will be Auctioned online via Facebook Page for Rigs & Reef Classic and Funds will be Donated to http://www.OATHinc.org

 

Contact Dave Ramsey 503-298-0592 to Pay Entry Fee

PAYPAL – Blacknbluepb@yahoo.com
or Credit Card/Debit Card

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