RedFly #7 1/5/13.....DATE CHANGED!!!!

Discussion in 'Tournaments' started by Shadowcast, Oct 25, 2012.

  1. Shadowcast

    Shadowcast Ankona Sales Rep


    It's that time of the year again.....time for the RedFly. This year it will be on January, 5 2013. The rules and information are as follows:

    -RedFly #7 sponsored by Flint Creek Outfitters and Orvis

    -Saturday, January 5, 2013.

    -MANDATORY registration and captain's meeting will be the night before (at FCO-Riverview, 1/4/2013) from 6:00-7:00 pm.

    -Each team MUST bring their measuring device, to be approved by tournament officials, to the captain’s meeting on 1/4/2013.

    -Weigh-in will be after the tournament at Flint Creek Outfitters-Riverview from 4:00-5:00 pm.

    -This is a catch-photo-and-release tournament. The largest two redfish by total combined inches (to the nearest ¼ inch) will win the tournament.

    -Fly-fishing gear ONLY. No tipping, chumming, GULP! soaking, spin tackle, etc.

    -Two-man teams may fish from a skiff, canoe, kayak, paddleboard, wade fishing, shoreline, dock, etc.

    -Anglers can launch anywhere on the West Coast of Florida, but not prior to 6:30 am.

    -Anglers MUST be at Flint Creek Outfitters-Riverview NO LATER THAN 4:00 pm on 1/5/2013. Anglers arriving at 4:01pm will be disqualified.

    -Each two-man team must provide one digital camera with a clear memory card.

    -The whole fish must be in the picture along with approved measuring device and tournament marker. Pictures that do not meet tournament requirements will not be counted.

    -Redfish of ANY size can be measured.

    -100% payback: 60%-1st place, 30%-2nd place, 10%-3rd place. Tie-breakers will be determined by check in time. If no fish are caught to fill a finishing place, a drawing will be held to determine who wins that place. If no fish are caught at all for the tournament, entry fees will be distributed back to the participating teams.

    -$50.00 entry fee per team. Fees MUST be paid at the captain’s meeting IN CASH.

    -Required USCG safety gear must on your vessel. RedFly anglers will also show courtesy to other tournament and recreational anglers.

    -There will also be drawings for prizes and raffles at Flint Creek Outfitters during the weigh-in.

    -Flint Creek Outfitters is located at 13425 Fishhawk Blvd., Lithia, FL 33569, 813-681-1888.

    Feel free to PM me with any questions! See you there!
  2. Clouser

    Clouser I Love!

    Jon ,
    Saw the message and sent you a reply. We are definitely going to fish the Redfly on 01/05/12.

  3. Shadowcast

    Shadowcast Ankona Sales Rep

    A little over a month away.....
  4. Shadowcast

    Shadowcast Ankona Sales Rep

    Anyone need a partner....let me know. I have an experienced fly fisherman who may be looking to fish the RedFly and needs a partner.
  5. 8loco

    8loco Well-Known Member

    I should be there. Just scheduling with work.
  6. Shadowcast

    Shadowcast Ankona Sales Rep

    Rumor has it that those fishing the tournament will be in a raffle for a high end Orvis fly rod....