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* Only individuals may purchase a ticket. No businesses, groups or teams

 

* Tickets are non-transferrable

 

* One rod per ticket

 

* Each Series ticket holder will be awarded 10 points to begin the season

 

* Salmon will be awarded 4 points per pound

 

* Halibut will be awarded 1 point per pound

 

* Tidal fishing regulations must be followed at all times and ALL ticket holders must possess a valid fishing license

 

* The Series ticket holder with the most points at the end of the season will be declared the Sooke Saltwater Series Champion

 

* In the event of any ties, the fisher with the earliest catch registration will be declared winner

 

* Series ticket holders can weigh one halibut, two Coho, and two Chinook towards the Series standings. Only the largest of each will be

 

  counted towards the individual derby standings

 

* The winning fish from each derby will be kept by Series officials and donated to the Sooke Food Bank

 

* Series prizes: Cash, assorted prizes, and a hidden weight prize

 

* Largest fish caught while using a SUP or kayak will be awarded a special prize courtesy of      Westcoast Outdoor Adventure 

 

* Boundaries: Sheringham Point to Pedder Bay in area 20-5 only. NO RIVER CAUGHT FISH ARE ALLOWED

 

* You may not fish anywhere out of bounds at any point on a derby day. If it is proved that a fisher was fishing out of bounds at any point during a derby day

 

  (even if they can prove their fish was caught in-bounds) they will be disqualified

 

* One rod per ticket

 

* Only one fish prize per ticket

 

* Weigh in opens 10 am at Jock's Dock. Fishers must be in line to weigh their fish by 2:30 pm

 

* Fish must be weighed in on the day they were caught 

 

* The prize ceremony will be held at The Prestige Hotel starting at 5:30. Food and drinks available prior to the ceremonies at the Westcoast Grill 

 

* Regular derby ticket holders may weigh in one Coho only

 

* Series ticket holders may weigh in two Coho towards the Series standings, but only the largest will be counted towards the derby

 

* Derby Prizes: 1st Cash, 2nd place through 10th prizes, draw prizes, hidden weight prize, and a draw prize specifically for Series ticket holders

 

* The winning fish will be kept by the Series and donated to the Sooke Food Bank

 

* Boundaries: Sheringham Point to Pedder Bay

 

* You may not fish anywhere out of bounds at any point on a derby day. If it is proved that a fisher was fishing out of bounds at any point during a derby day

 

  (even if they can prove their fish was caught in-bounds) they will be disqualified

 

* One rod per ticket

 

* One fish prize per ticket

 

* Weigh in opens 10 am at Jock's Dock. Fishers must be IN LINE to weigh their fish by 2:30 pm. An official will be placed at the back of the line at 2:30 pm  

 

* Fish must be weighed in on the day they were caught 

 

* The prize ceremony will be held at The Prestige Hotel starting at 5:30. Food and drinks available prior to the ceremonies at the Westcoast Grill 

 

* Regular derby ticket holders may weigh in one Chinook only

 

* Series ticket holders may weigh in two Chinook towards the Series standings, but only the largest will be counted towards the derby

 

* Derby Prizes: 1st Cash, 2nd place through 10th prizes, draw prizes, hidden weight prize, and a draw prize specifically for Series ticket holders

 

* The winning fish will be kept by the Series and donated to the Sooke Food Bank

Please keep in mind that this is a competition to name the best fisher. Cooperating with others to try and win the Series is not allowed

 

 

 

* Tickets are non-transferrable

 

* One rod per ticket

 

* Each Series ticket holder will be awarded 10 points to begin the season

 

* Salmon will be awarded 4 points per pound

 

* Halibut will be awarded 1 point per pound

 

* Tidal fishing regulations must be followed at all times and ALL ticket holders must possess a valid fishing license

 

* The Series ticket holder with the most points at the end of the season will be declared the Sooke Saltwater Series Champion

 

* In the event of any ties, the fisher with the earliest catch registration will be declared winner

 

* Series ticket holders can weigh one halibut, two Coho, and two Chinook towards the Series standings. Only the largest of each will be

 

  counted towards the individual derby standings

 

* The winning fish from each derby will be kept by Series officials and donated to the Sooke Food Bank

 

* Series prizes: Cash, assorted prizes, and a hidden weight prize

 

* Largest fish caught while using a SUP or kayak will be awarded a special prize courtesy of      Westcoast Outdoor Adventure 

 

* Boundaries: Owen Point to Oak Bay - You may not fish anywhere out of bounds at any point on a derby day. If it is proved that a fisher was fishing out of

 

  bounds at any point during a derby day (even if you can prove your fish was caught in bounds) you will be disqualified

 

* One rod per ticket

 

* Only one fish prize per ticket

 

* Weigh in at Sooke Harbour Resort. Saturday, 12pm -8pm and Sunday 10-2:30. Fishers MUST be in line closing time to weigh in their fish

 

* Fish must be weighed in on the day they were caught 

 

* The prize ceremony will be held at Sooke Harbour Resort on Sunday the 6th.

 

* Regular derby ticket holders may weigh in one halibut per day, but only the largest recorded weight will be counted towards the standings

 

* Derby Prizes: 1st Cash, 2nd place through 10th prizes, draw prizes, hidden weight prize

 

* The winning fish will be kept by the Series and donated to the Sooke Food Bank

2018 DERBY AND SERIES RULES

"ALL MEN ARE EQUAL BEFORE FISH ..."

HALIBUT DERBY MAY 5th & 6th, 2018 | COHO DERBY OCT 6th, 2018| BOXING DAY DERBY DEC 26, 2018