Waikato Lake Champs 2020/21

Aug 01st - All Day
Aug 02nd - All Day

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Important Info:

DATE: 01-02 August 2020
VENUE: Lake Maraetia

COMPETITION FORMAT: 2 Day boat comp. 3 x 3 hour sessions


Important times and dates

19 June: Entry open
17 July: Entries and venue closed

Day 1.
Boats Launched between 7..00am and 7.30am
Briefing at 7.45am
Draw 8.am

Session 1, 9.00am-12.00pm
Session 2, 2pm-5pm

Day 2.
Session 3, 9,00am-12.00pm
Prize giving 12.30-1.30pm.

Bio Security:

Please clean all you equipment that has come in contact with water before moving to a different venue. The responsibility is with each angler. Please look after our venues.

Non Boat angler:

You will NOT need to arrange for a boat partner for the event.


Every competitor must wear a life jacket at all times on the water.
Each competitor must carry a mobile phone (waterproof or in a water proof bag)
Each boat must have at least care one flare.
Contact details are to be advised.
Each boat owner/operator has to ensure that his craft suitable to the conditions encountered and the equipment is appropriately maintained and is reliable.
SFFNZ competition rules 2020 apply to this competition (apart from max 180cm net) in addition to the following regulations.
Markers or instruction to be defining on the day and the areas we will be fishing in each session. You cannot fish outside of these areas.
Each counting fish must be measured in the net and checked by your controller. The controller will then initial the fish size before you can continue fishing. Fish measurements are rounded up to nearest cm.
A 50m clearance on the Lake
If the motor on the boat is running and a fish is hooked, the fish will not be allowed. Boat drivers should warn the other angler before starting the motor and give them sufficient time to retrieve their line. You will require a stopwatch to time each session, this may be found on your cell phone, which each angler is required to have on them at all times.
You may not stand to play a fish, only to net it.
Only one rod can be assembled per angler at any one time.

Please fill out the form online. Any problems with this please email competitions@sffnz.org.nz

Organisers: Mark Clasper - mclasper98@gmail.com - 0210606220