5th Annual Spearfishing Tournament for Charity
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June 12201512:00 am
Atlantic Spear & Scuba L.L.C., , , ,

We are running our summer long 5th Annual Spearfishing Tournament for Charity. All money raised goes to local families in need. This year, the recipient is the Neville Family, who has a young son, Aiden, battling Cystic Fibrosis.

Registration Fee $20.00 Fee Includes a Tournament T-Shirt and a Raffle for a Speargun. To promote the sport of spear fishing in the state of New Jersey, Atlantic Spear & Scuba L.L.C. is holding their 5th Annual Spear Fishing Tournament.

One 1st Place Trophy and Prize Package will be awarded for each fish species category. Striped Bass Sea Bass Trigger Fish Fluke Tautog (Blackfish) Tournament Rules *Diving is open to all waters off the coast of Monmouth & Ocean County.

*Competition has begun and ends when the store closes Tuesday, September 1st, 2015.

*All fish must be speared by the diver while submerged and must be brought to the beach or boat by the diver who speared it. Fish caught by line or by means other than a spear are not eligible. Eligible fish are Striped Bass, Trigger Fish, Tautog(Blackfish), Sea Bass, Fluke.

*Only rubber powered and pneumatic spear guns, loaded by contestants muscle power, will be permitted. Gas guns, power heads, shark darts, or spears powered by explosive means, or chemicals, will not be permitted.

*All fish are subject to autopsy. No frozen fish will be accepted. Any attempt to defraud or cheat in any way, will automatically disqualify the offender and all his/her fish.

* One prize will be given for each fish category. Contestants can win multiple fish categories. All contestants must enter their own fish.

* No ties will be considered. An entry must exceed the weight of the previously entered fish. Decisions by the WEIGHMASTER are final! *Winners must be present at the awards ceremony, or notify a Tournament official personally in advance if a representative is to accept an award on their behalf.

* All contestants weighing in fish will be photographed and used in promotional material for Atlantic Spear & Scuba L.L.C.

* All fish weighed in remain the property of the contestant.

*Anyone under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian sign the registration form. No one under the age of 16 will be permitted to participate.

*Tournament open to Freedivers only, we will have future contests for SCUBA.

*For every qualifying fish weighed, the spear fisher will receive an additional door prize ticket for the awards party. We appreciate everything! Thank you! Rick, Derek, Justin and the whole Atlantic Spear and Scuba Crew!!