For those that love fishing you won’t want to miss the Yellowfin/Yamaha Fall Brawl King Classic Tournament taking place from Friday, October 7 through Sunday, October 9, 2016. This annual event lasts all day and begins at the Ocean Isle Fishing Center, 65 Causeway Dr, Ocean Isle Beach.
Registration and Captain’s Meeting
The Registration and Captain’s Meeting is held on Friday, Oct. 7. Fish one out of two days – either Saturday or Sunday. Declare your intended fish day on your registration form. Alternatively, you have until 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 8 to call (910) 253-3474 and leave a message declaring your fish day. If you fail to declare a fish day in time then Saturday, October 8, will automatically be counted as your fish day. Entry fee is $215 if paid by 10/3/16, or $250 after that date.
You won’t want to miss this event bringing fishermen and their families together for food, fun and fishing. There will be over $35,000 in prize money awarded! The tournament will take place at the Ocean Isle Fishing Center on Ocean Isle Beach, 65 Causeway Dr, Ocean Isle Beach, NC.
Here’s the rundown of the prizes being given out during the tournament:
• Top 20 heaviest King Mackerel
• Sea Tow Small Boat division, 1st- 500, 2nd – $400, 3rd $300
• First Bank Single Engine division – 1st- $300
• Cy’s World Junior angler division, 1st – 10th $$ payout ** top 3 receive custom Fall Brawl pendant from Silverstar Jewelry
• Ocean Isle Marina Carolyn Black Lady angler division, 1st-10th $$ payout ** top 3 receive custom Fall Brawl pendant from Silverstar Jewelry
• Sportsman’s Choice Marine SPEEDY KING Award. $500 paid to the first King weighed on Saturday and $500 paid to the first King weighed on Sunday. Scales open at 7 a.m. and you can weigh-in and go back fishing as many times as you want.
• Cobia division, 1st-3rd $$ paid in OIFC gift card
• Spanish Mackerel division, 1st-3rd $$ paid in OIFC gift card
• OIFC Family Fishing Awards, ALL teams that weigh ANY tournament eligible species and have a lady, junior AND senior angler on board win a $100 OIFC gift card.
• NBOA Wheel of Fishing. Weigh any eligible species and spin the wheel. If you hit your fish’s weight, you win $100 on the spot and go into drawing for guaranteed $1000.
If you’re in need of affordable accommodations or a comfortable place to stay during the fishing tournament, turn to the Ocean Isle Inn where you will enjoy the spacious queen and king size beds with quilted-top plush mattresses. All rooms have in-room coffee service, a refrigerator, microwave, wet bar, cable TV and more. You’ll get to enjoy a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast to start your day. After being on the boat fishing all day, enjoy a dip in the Jacuzzi spa or heated indoor or outdoor pool. Check our website for special deals and military discounts. If you’d like more information just give Ocean Isle Inn a call at 800-352-5988.
The Fall Brawl is proud to support the Long Bay Artificial Reef Association.