RULES AND REGULATIONS

The following rules will apply to tournament and remain unchanged throughout the event

  1. HAVE FUN!!

  2. THERE WILL BE NO AGE LIMIT: Under the age of 18, must be accompanied by an adult

  3. ENTRIES: Required before May 29, 2020

  4. BOAT AND MOTOR: All boats must be at least 14-ft in length and meet Coast Guard Requirements. There is no horsepower restriction. All boats must have a kill switch in working order. Coast Guard approved life vests required for all people on boat.

  5. SPORTSMANSHIP: All competitors are expected to follow high standards of sportsmanship, safety, and conservation. Any observed infraction(s) will result in disqualification.

  6. TACKLE AND EQUIPMENT: All fish must be caught in a conventional sporting manner. Trolling as a method of fishing is allowed. One rod per angler. 

  7. PERMITTED FISHING LOCATIONS: Fishing is to take place ONLY on Lake Kegonsa, Monona, Mendota, Waubesa and adjoining waters. Fishing is not permitted within 100 feet of a competitor's boat that is anchored and stowed in the trolling motor.

  8. PHOTOGRAPH FISH CAUGHT: Fish should be carefully measured and photographed on a bump board. Be sure to get a photo of the angler holding the fishing before releasing. Photos will be used in a slide show presentation at the dinner. 

  9. RELEASE: This is a 100% release tournament. Measure your fish to the nearest 1/2".

  10. PRIZES: Trophies awarded to the boat with the highest amount of inches per boat for the following: Musky, Bass, Walleye, and Northern Pike.

  11. PRE-TOURNAMENT MEETING: All competitors must register and attend the pre-tournament meeting at 7:00 am at the Alliant Energy Center.

  12. LICENSE & PERMITS: Must have a valid WI Fishing License and Madison Parks Boat Sticker.