February 21, 2009 07:00 AM - 03:00 PM

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  • Saturday, February 21st, 2009

    Members Only Blackmouth Derby

    Sno-King PSA Members&Guests ONLY

     Weigh-In @ 3:00PM - Edmonds Marina

    Tickets sold at our general meetings 1/8 & 2/12

    Tickets are $20/each (cash only, please)

    100% of the proceeds will be re-distributed as prize money:

    1st Prize: 50% of total ticket sales

    2nd Prize: 25% of total ticket sales

    3rd Prize: 15% of total ticket sales

    4th Prize: 10% of total ticket sales


    Prizes will be distributed immediately after the weigh-in, followed by fish stories at local watering hole.


     1. Derby hours are from dawn to 3:00 PM sharp. No entries will be weighed in after 3:00 PM. Weigh-in will be in front of the public launch sling at the Edmonds Marina


    2. Derby Officials reserve the right to disqualify any fish that appears to have been tampered with or per the rules as designated herein. The decisions of Derby Officials on legality, time, and weight and all decisions will be final and binding.

    3. Fishing will be allowed in open areas of Marine Areas 8-1, 8-2 and 9 only.

    4. All contestants must fish according to the current WDFW Recreational Fishing Regulations.

    5. All anglers (persons with a fishing license) aboard boat must have a Derby ticket.

    6. Salmon must be caught the day of the event, in the designated Marine Area and arrive at the weigh-in station via water or by car, due to possible bad weather forcast, to qualify for weigh-in and prizes.

    7. The Port of Edmonds does not allow any fish cleaning within the breakwater. Fish must be completely cleaned to determine Official Derby Weight. All guts, gills, and kidney (the blood next to the spine) must be removed. Derby judges may do additional cleaning before weighing. In the event of a tie, the time of weigh-in shall determine the winner (earliest fish wins). Only chinook (blackmouth) salmon qualify for prizes.

    8. Prizes will be distributed immediately after the weigh-in then whoever wants to will go to a local watering hole for fish stories.

    9. Only one fish per contestant  may be entered to qualify for prizes.

    Monitor VHF ch72 for derby communications.

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