Contest Information and Rules

 GRAND HAVEN STEELHEADERS’

2017 YEAR LONG FISHING CONTEST

 

Check our website: www.ghsteelheaders.com for complete information on the Year Long contest.

The contest runs through November 30, 2017.

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

Weigh-in, if necessary, can also be done on a commercial certified scale - indicate business name on form.

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.

 

2017 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:

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