Contest Information and Rules

 GRAND HAVEN STEELHEADERS

2014 YEAR LONG FISHING CONTEST
 
The contest runs through November 30, 2014.
CONTEST SPECIES: Chinook salmon, Coho Salmon, Steelhead, Brown Trout, Lake Trout
ELIGIBILITY: Open to any member of the Grand Haven Steelheaders, their spouse and children, holding a
current Michigan Fishing License. To be eligible for weigh-in, the fish must be caught by a registered contestant.
REGISTRATION: the contest is open to members of the Grand Haven Steelheaders, their spouse and children. Contestants must pre-register for the contest before a fish is caught and weighed.  Contestants can register in
person at GH Steelheader events or by mail postmarked before fish was caught.  No registration fee for the regular YEAR LONG CONTEST. (There is a registration fee of $10 for an optional side contest – see below).

Fill out the registration form completely and mail it to the contest chairman.  
Contest Chairman:    Rich Wilson
                                    693 W. Dansville Road
                                    Mason, Michigan 48854
                                    517-676-2920 – home          517-230-3671 - cell
 
WEIGH-IN: Fish must be weighed on a designated scale. The entry form must be filled out completely. The entry form must be presented by the contestant to the contest chairman, by mail or in person, NO LATER THAN TWO WEEKS FROM THE CATCH DATE. 
Scales are located at Lake View Tackle in Grand Haven and  Fish On Bait and Tackle on M-104 in Spring Lake.
Emergency weigh in can be scheduled by phone with Nelson and Chris Nienhuis @ Home: 616-846-0863 
Cell: 616-638-3684
SCORING:
All fish will be judged by weight only.  
FISHING AREA:
All Michigan waters of Lake Michigan, Lake Michigan drowned river mouths and inland waters of Michigan
AWARDS:
Awards will be given for each of the categories. The presentations will take place at the Steelheaders Annual Christmas Party
STANDINGS:
An up to date leader list will be published on the GH Steelheader web site. (www.ghsteelheaders.com)
All fish must be caught in accordance with current Michigan law and the contest rules. The Grand Haven Steelheaders Board of Directors shall rule upon any conflict arising from this contest. The Board’s ruling will be final.

Optional/side contest:     BIG FISH “POT”…….$10 entry fee……the overall biggest fish will win this side contest. If registering, enclose your $10 fee with the Year Long Contest registration form below.

 
 

 

 
 
 

2014 GRAND HAVEN STEELHEADERS YEAR LONG FISHING CONTEST REGISTRATION FORM
 
Name____________________________________________________________________________
 
Address___________________________________________________________________________
 
City ______________________________________                      Zip _______________________________
 
Telephone_________________________________         E-mail_____________________________
 
Boat Name_________________________________
Optional BIG FISH ‘POT’ side contest:  YES - $10.00 registration enclosed     Not participating
Mail to: Contest Chairman:    Rich Wilson
                                                 693 W. Dansville Road
                                                 Mason, Michigan 48854
                                                 517-676-2920 – home     517-230-3671 - cell
Contest Documents
Contest Registration Form
*Name:
*Address:
*City:
State:
*Zip:
*Phone:
*Email:
*Boat Name:
Optional BIG FISH "POT" side contest:

Event Standings
Year Long Contest Standings - 2014
Species Leading Weight 2nd Place 3rd Place
Chinook Salmon

 Sally Wilson

18 lb 0 oz

 

 

          

Coho Salmon    

  

Steelhead

 Sally Wilson

12 lb 14 oz

Sally Wilson 

9 lb 10oz

 
Brown Trout

 

 

 
Lake Trout

 Martin Selbig

13 lb 0 oz

 

 

 

 

 Big Fish Contest Leader

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