Search the Community
Showing results for tags 'its a go!!!'.
☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆ DIXON CARP DERBY UPDATE. 9/2/2017 ☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆ We are a week away from the DIXON CARP DERBY Which will be held along the Rock River In Downtown Dixon and At Page Park. Sign in starts at 6 am on Saturday 9/9 and Sunday 9/10 and run throughout the day. FISHING STARTS AT 8 AM EACH DAY AND FISHING WILL BE CAN CAUGHT AND REGISTERED ONLY IF YOU HAVE REGISTERED AND SIGNED THE RELEASE AND REGISTERED YOUR FISH IN THE APPROVED TIMES BELOW. From Saturday 9/9/17. 8 am till 3 pm From Sunday 9/10/17 8 am till noon (All fish must be registered prior to the end of the fishing on both days) COST FOR THE AMATEUR EVENT: FREE (Prize Donations will be accepted) And there will be prizes for the top 10 biggest carp for the Amateurs and First Second and Third Prize for the Top three Boys and top three girls 13 and under (One Winner per person on big fish) As well as random giveaways and free bait kits till we run out. ●●| Anyone who would like to donate a prize in their name or in the name of a friend, let us know and we would be happy to give you a mention at the award ceremony...and we will add to the already guaranteed prizes. ●●● FOR THOSE WHO WANT A MORE SERIOUS CHALLENGE THERE WILL BE A TOURNAMENT EVENT FOR ADVANCED ANGLERS with 100% of the entry going to the top Five ANGLERS Biggest 3 Carp ENTRY IS $45.00 to enter and pays out.... 40% To First 30% To Second 20% To Third 10% To Fourth 10% To Fifth (Advanced anglers should demonstrate good care and have sacks, slings and mats.) There will be several Weight Stations and anglers will need to be aware of their location and fish should be weighed immediately when caught and MUST NOT BE STRINGERED, THIS IS A CATCH AND RELEASE EVENT. Rubbermaid bins with water/aerator and knit laundry sacks to keep fish fresh in the water would be best for handling fish to the weight station. If we have enough volenteers, we will have roving stewards with scales as in the past that will weigh your fish as caught but ask that folks come prepared to keep their fish alive and in good health. Awards and free raffles will be on Sunday 9/10/2017 at 1:30 PM by the Page Park Pavillion in Page Park, Dixon Illinois (You must be present to receive your prize, RULES Available at sign up...and anglers should take notice of the following NO TREBLE HOOKS NO BOATS (This is a shore event) DO NOT ENTRY THE WATER AT ANY TIME ALL FISH MUST BE CAUGHT BY LEGAL METHODS DURING THE HOURS OF THE EVENT IN THE APPROVED AREAS, BE ALIVE AND IN GOODS CONDITION AT WEIGH IN AND RELEASE UNHARMED ALONG WITH ANY GAME FISH CAUGHT DURING THE EVENT. ANGLERS UNDER 16 MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT SPORTSMANSHIP AND FAIRPLAY AREAS EXPECTED FROM ALL. AS WELL AS TOLERANCE AND SETTING A GOODS EXAMPLE FOR NEW ANGLERS AND THOSE UNFAMILIAR WITH CATCH AND RELEASE CARP FISHING. More updates to come, and we hope you will come out and give the New DIXON CARP DERBY a fish and we'll see you all on September 9th, 2017. ☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆ SEE YOU ALL THERE ☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆