* Series ticket holders should fish with other Series or derby ticket holders

 

* Tickets are non-transferrable

 

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

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

 

* Salmon will be awarded 4 points per lb

 

* Halibut will be awarded 1 point per lb

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

OCTOBER 7, 2017

 

 10, 2015

* Boundaries: Sheringham Point to Pedder Bay

* One rod per ticket

* Regular derby tickets holders may weigh in one Coho only

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

DECEMBER 26th, 2017
 

* Boundaries: Sheringham Point to Pedder Bay

* One rod per ticket

* Regular derby ticket holders may weigh in one Chinook only

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

* One fish prize per ticket

* One fish prize per ticket

* 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 prize ceremony will be held at the Prestige Hotel at 4pm. on Sunday the 21st. There will be food and beverages available at an extra charge

* Boundaries: Owen Point to Oak Bay

RULES OF THE GAME

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

 

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

* One rod per ticket

* Series ticket holders may weigh in two Coho towards their Series points but only the largest will be counted in the Derby standings

* Series ticket holders may weigh in two Chinook towards their Series points but only the largest will be counted in the Derby standings

IT IS AGAINST THE SERIES RULES FOR ANY FISHER TO WEIGH IN A FISH THEY DID NOT CATCH!
Remember this a competition to name the best fisherman! Cooperating with other fishermen to try and win the Series is not allowed. Series ticket holders are asked to fish only with other Series/Derby ticket holders (or alone)

 

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MAY 20th and 21st, 2017
 

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

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

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

* The prize ceremony will be held at the Prestige Hotel at 4pm. There will be food and beverages available at an extra charge

* The prize ceremony will be held at the Prestige Hotel at 4pm. There will be food and beverages available at an extra charge

HALIBUT DERBY MAY 20 & 21, 2017  |  COHO DERBY OCT 7, 2017  |   BOXING DAY DERBY DEC 26, 2017 

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

* Weigh in at Jock's Dock opens at 10am. Fishers must be in line to weigh their fish by 8:00pm on Saturday the 20th and by 2:30pm on Sunday the 21st

* Fish must be weighed in on the day they are caught.

* Only one fish prize per ticket

* One rod per ticket

 

"ALL MEN ARE EQUAL BEFORE FISH ..."