Please fill out and sign the following forms below - even if you plan to pay in person at the Captains Meeting, this will expedite your registration. Only one Registration form is needed per boat. The 2021 Rules & Tournament Waiver must be signed by all anglers on board.
Forms can be sent to FlaglerHBA@Gmail.com with your team name in the subject line or forms can be brought in / filled out at the Captains Meeting.
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Rules and Regulations
This Tournament will be using the Pinch the Tail rule. No unregistered anglers allowed in the boat, all persons in the boat must have a paid entry fee for fishing in this tournament. No unregistered rides allowed.
All entrants must possess or be covered by a valid, in date Florida Saltwater fishing license. Failure to do so results in disqualification. License are checked at the weigh-in station.
All boats must check out by water at Bing’s Landing, under the S.R. 100 Bridge (Flagler Beach) or High Bridge from 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM. Live wells, bait wells, and coolers will be checked.
Weigh In at Bings Landing NORTH PAVILION. Weigh-in opens at 3:00 PM. Entrants must be in weigh-in line by 4:30PM the latest.
Do not leave the checkout area before 7:00 AM.
Whenever possible keep your fish alive! The Weigh Master may disqualify a fish if it appears to more than 8 hours out of the water.
All fish submitted for weigh-in must measure within the legal length for each species. A chart showing legal length will be posted at the weigh-in station.
All fish will be measured on the same tournament board.
Tampering in any way with the weight or length of a fish will result in an immediate disqualification for all anglers aboard the submitting vessel.
All fishing must be done from boat. No wading. Please observe a courtesy buffer of 50 yards between boats. Unsportsmanlike conduct will not be tolerated.
Entrants may leave boat to cast net bait, buy bait, necessities or use restroom. The boundaries are: The west side of breakers in Matanzas Inlet, inside the east end of the jetties at St. Augustine and Ponce Inlets. There are no boundaries north and south.
All boats must abide by current registration and Coast Guard safety regulations. Anglers fishing from any vessel ticket by the Florida Marine Patrol, Coast Guard or any law enforcement agency will be disqualified.
All fish submitted for weigh-in must be caught by hook and line, in a legal manner. No treble hooks with live baits.
All protests must be accompanied by a $100 non-refundable fee, and be made before the winners are announced.
All tie breakers will be determined by the first fish to the weigh scale.
All decisions of the tournament directors are final.
All Participants in the Tournament enter at their own risk. The Flagler Home Builders Association, its officers or staff, nor any sponsor shall be liable for and hereby disclaim any and all liabilities for any and all losses or damages of any kind suffered by any participant or companions, vessels, and equipment which may occur during the Tournament. Any violation of the above rules and regulations will result in an immediate disqualification and forfeiture of all fees paid.
By participating in this tournament and weigh in party, you assume all risks related to COVID-19 exposure. Lets help keep everyone safe!
2021 FWC Regulations