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Finest Kind Swordfish Tournament

Finest Kind Marina

Finest Kind Swordfish Tournament

When:
Tournament Kickoff and Late Registration -- Friday August 8, 2008 - 6:00pm (registration closes at 7:00pm)
Lines in -- 12:00 noon Saturday, August 9th
Lines out -- 7:00 AM Sunday, August 10th
Weigh in and Award Party will be held Sunday, August 10th at Finest Kind beginning at 4:30 PM

Where: Finest Kind Marina

Address: 3585 SE St Lucie Blvd

Phone: 772-223-4110

Event Date: August 08, 2008

The 5th annual Swordfish tournament and a free seminar on Swordfishing.

Finest Kind Marina in Manatee Pocket is having their 5th annual Ironman Swordfish Tournament.

The even kicks off on Friday night August 8th, 2008 with a party at the Finest Kind Marina. Beverages and light horderves will be served. The party will be followed by a free seminar on swordfishing. The seminar is open to anyone.

Entry Fee
The entry fee for the tournament is $500

Tournament Rules (short version)
Boats may leave from the Ft Pierce, St Lucie, Jupiter, or Palm Beach Inlets
There is no limit on line test, number of anglers, who touches the rods, or number of rods per boat - fish must be caught on a rod and reel.
Electric reels are permitted - special details apply
All fish must be 57 inches or longer
Baits may be live, dead, or artificial
Official VHF Channel is 72
All boats must check in with Finest Kind Marina before entering the ocean