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LIBBA Announces West End South Shore Fishing Contest


LIBBA will be hosting a members only fishing contest the weekend of November 6-8, 2020.  This is a western south shore contest with boundaries of the eastern edge of Tobay Beach to the eastern side of Rockaway inlet.  The top 3 striped bass and top 3 bluefish will win gift cards from local tackle shops.


All fish entered must be witnessed by another up to date paid LIBBA member, and submitted on a LIBBA weight slip.  Weight slips may be emailed or texted (scan or take a photo) by 1 pm Sunday 11/8.  They may also be dropped off at Jones Beach Field 10 between 12 noon and 1 pm on Sunday 11/8.


Complete rules are below.


Snacks and bottled water will be available at Jones Beach Field 10 after the end of the contest until 1 pm.  Masks and social distancing will be followed.


There is no entry fee for this contest.  You must be a 2020 paid LIBBA member to enter fish.  Not a member yet?  Visit LIBBA.com and join.  You must join by Nov 5 to enter fish in this contest.


Hope to see you on the beach.  The fish are here and biting.


LIBBA NOVEMBER WEST END CONTEST RULES


There will be NO LIBBA Weigh Masters present during the contest.  All fish entered into this contest MUST be witnessed by another paid 2020 LIBBA member.


Weight slips for entering fish must be submitted as a photo or scanned and emailed to LIBBAFishingContests@gmail.com, or text to 516.859.5266 BY 1 PM SUNDAY NOV 8.


1. This is a striped bass and bluefish contest.


2. There will be 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes for striped bass and bluefish.  One prize, per

participant, per species is allowed in the derbies.


3. To enter a fish, you must be a current dues paid member.


4. All entries must be on a LIBBA weigh slip (with time of catch recorded).


5. All fish entered into the derby MUST be witnessed by another paid 2020 LIBBA member. 

            Fish with a friend


6.  Weight slips for entering fish must be submitted as a photo or scanned and emailed to LIBBAFishingContests@gmail.com, or text to 516.859.5266 BY 1 PM SUNDAY NOV 8.


7. Minimum weight for bluefish is 5 lb.


8. Striped bass will be measured by LENGTH ONLY.  Minimum size for striped bass is 28".

            REMEMBER TO HAVE A TAPE MEASURE WITH YOU WHEN FISHING!!!


9. A bluefish entered must be ½ pound or heavier to replace an existing prize contender. An entry less than ½ pound heavier shall be deemed a tie.


10. A striped bass entered must be ½ inch or longer to replace an existing prize contender. An entry less than ½ inch longer shall be deemed a tie.


11. In the event of a tie, the entry weighed in first will receive the higher place prize.


12. All fish must be hooked and landed from the beach, jetty, surf, bank or pier within the contest’s boundaries.


13. Fish may be gutted at discretion of the LIBBA Weigh Master.


14. The LIBBA Fishing Contest Chairman reserves the right to be solely responsible for judging. In case of disputed entries, the LIBBA Board of Directors reserves the right to disqualify entries.


REMEMBER THESE  RULES ARE FOR THIS CONTEST ONLY.


WINNERS WILL BE AWARDED THEIR PRIZES AT THE LIBBA ANNUAL MEETING.

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020 NOVEMBER CONTEST – STARTS 12 NOON NOV 6, ENDS 12 NOON NOV 8


BOUNDARIES - EASTERN SIDE OF ROCKAWAY INLET EAST TO THE EASTERN EDGE OF TOBAY BEACH


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