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RULES & EVENTS

13th Annual
Capt. John Breuggeman
Memorial Grouper Tournament

Rules And Events:

  1. All entries must be registered in advance
  2. Captains meeting: 5:30 p.m. Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Cape Haze Marina Cabana
  3. Cash Prizes will be awarded for the biggest catch (weight of best 3 fish)
    1st, 2nd, 3rd places
    Grouper trophy for angler who catches largest grouper (by weight)
    Perpetual trophy will list year and angler name
    Value of prizes will be determined by the number of boat entries and sponsorship donations.
    Donations/entries are also funding scholarships to the John and Caroline Breuggeman Scholarship fund which awards scholarships annually to college bound students at Lemon Bay High School, Englewood
    All anglers will be entered into a drawing and are eligible for additional prizes !!
    Anglers must be present to claim drawing prizes...
  4. All fishing is to be accomplished by traditional fishing methods IFGA rules, with rods, reels, lines and hooks. NO spearfishing. Anglers are encouraged to observe current Reef Fish Gear Rules.
  5. Fishing, honor lines in, begins at 7:00 a.m. Sunday, April 2, 2017
  6. Official Weigh In is from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Cape Haze Marina
    Legal size catch only is acceptable and ONLY RED GROUPER will be allowed for weigh in All judge determinations are final
  7. Provision for unsafe fishing weather: captains will make decision for safe fishing at the Captain's Meeting. Should fishing be cancelled, a "Lucky Bucket" drawing will take place for all prizes: cash, trophy and angler prizes, at the Celebration Barbeque.
  8. Celebration Barbeque/Fish Fry begins at 4:00 pm
  9. Prizes, including cash awards, trophy, and angler prizes will be awarded at 5:00 pm at the pool area then ..... RAFFLE drawings
  10. Safety: Should you choose not to weigh in, please call or text to 941-650-9921 by 4:30 p.m.


Official Entry Form