Hawkes Bay Champs 2019/20
Feb 02nd - All Day
DATE: 1st/2nd February 2020
VENUE: Tukituki River meeting at Hatuma Cafe, Waipukurau
Clink to enter LINK (Important notice Monday 13th Jan 2020, we have been advised that the champs are now full. Please contact the organisers if you would like to be on a stand-by entry list)
COMPETITION FORMAT: Standard river comp - 2 hour sessions with competitor controlled format so please enter in pairs and put the name of the other angler in the controller area or contact the organizer for spare angler/controller.
It is run in the Czech format ie. one fish landed (ie suspended in a net) is one point. Anglers have the option of measuring their two longest fish with total length combining to be counted when scoring.
Important times and dates:
24th January 2018: VENUE CLOSES TO FISHING upstream of Tapairu Rd Reserve to confluence with the Tukipo. Note that this may change; entrants will be advised.
27th January 2018: Entries close
Day 1: 7.15am.
Competitors and controllers briefing at the Hatuma Cafe, Waipukurau
Session 1. 8:30 am - 10:30 am & 11:00 am - 1 pm Session 2. 2 pm - -4pm & 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Session 3. 9 am-11 am & 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
2-2.30pm. Prize giving.
SPECIAL COMPETITION RULES: The following is the result of discussions with Fish & Game.
1. Competitors will be limited to use two flies (to reduce the number of fish caught therefore exposed to potential harm).
2. All fish to be netted with the fish “in touch with the water” - note that fish must not be stranded in the shallows when netting.
Please fill out the form online. Any problems with this please call numbers below or email as below or competitions@sffnz
Note: Please fill in all details otherwise your entry may not be accepted Competitors are not allowed to drive in their cars during the session. Organiser: Paul Gummer
Phone: 021 025 060 66
As with previous regionals please ensure that you have read the current rules and completed your updated membership form and paid your membership fees.