TOURNAMENT DATES
MEETING DATES
SITES
2014 / 2015 Calendar
$200.00
$100.00
$$$$
$$$$
PRIZES
Club member that
catches Big fish for the
year.
Club meeting cash 50/50
raffle (to enhance
classic fund)
Club tournament cash
50/50 raffle (to enhance
classic fund).
Club meeting tackle
raffle. Raffle prizes
include baits and oil or
rods or reels or other
items..
Club Champions for the
Year.  Team with the
highest total weight.
Bonus Money and Prizes
WVBA CALENDAR
APRIL 8, 2014
BEGINS NEW SEASON 2014 / 15
APRIL 12 / 13, 2014
$ 200 Deposit for 11-12
**Lake Istokpoga**
Henderson's Fish Camp
MAY 13, 2014
MAY 17, 2014
ST. JOHNS RIVER
Lake Monroe Park
JUNE 10, 2014
JUNE 14, 2014
ST. JOHNS RIVER
ASTOR RAMP
JULY 8, 2014
JULY 12, 2014
WEST LAKE TOHO
Richardson's Fish Camp
AUGUST 12, 2014
AUGUST 16, 2014
ST. JOHNS RIVER
Crow's Bluff
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
SEPTEMBER 13, 2014
LAKE EUSTIS
Buzzard Beach
OCTOBER 14, 2014
OCTOBER 18, 2014
ST. JOHNS RIVER
ASTOR RAMP
NOVEMBER 11, 2014
NOVEMBER 15, 2014
ST. JOHNS RIVER
LAKE MONROE PARK
DECEMBER 9, 2014
DECEMBER 13, 2014
LAKE EUSTIS
Buzzard Beach
JANUARY 13, 2015
JANUARY 17, 2015
WEST LAKE TOHO
Richardson's Fish Camp
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
Organizational Meeting
FEBRUARY 14, 2015
ST. JOHNS RIVER
MULLET LAKE PARK
MARCH 10, 2015
MARCH 14, 2015
***CLASSIC SITE TO BE DRAWN MORNING
OF THE TOURNAMENT***
APRIL 14, 2015
BEGINS NEW SEASON 2015-2016
APRIL 18-19, 2015
**Deposit $200 for 17th - 18th**
**LAKE ISTOKPOGA**
Henderson's Fish Camp
CLUB MEETINGS
Held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Four Towns Moose Lodge in Debary, FL.  Start time 7:00 pm.  See Schedule for dates.
Meetings Discuss:  Tournaments, monthly news, old business / new business, fishing stories, $$$$Cash 50/50 raffle (enhances classic fund)$$$Tackle Raffle.(Only Club members)

CLUB BONUS MONEY
$200: Club champions for the year, the team having the highest total weight.
$100: Club member that catches big fish for the year.(MUST FISH 6 TOURNAMENTS TO QUALIFY)
$$$: Tournament, cash 50/50 raffle (enhances classic prize fund.)

CLUB TOURNAMENT

CLUB FORMAT:
  1. DUES ARE $20.00 PER PERSON ANNUALLY. .(see items 5 and late fee item 7 below)
  2. NEW MEMBERS JOIN AT MEETING / ONLY MEMBERS FROM LAST SEASON AND ALTERNATES ALLOWED TO JOIN AT RAMP.
  3. UNDER 18 YEARS OLD MUST HAVE CLUB RELEASE FORM SIGNED BY CONSENTING ADULT OR GUARDIAN BEFORE TOURNAMENT DATE TO BE ELIGIBLE TO FISH.
  4. A MEMBERSHIP PAID IN FEBRUARY (THE LAST TOURNAMENT OF THE SCHEDULE) WILL CARRY OVER TO THE NEXT YEAR.
  5. A TEAM IS COMPOSED OF TWO MEMBERS FISHING THROUGHOUT THE FULL SEASON.
  6. ALTERNATES DO HAVE TO BE MEMBERS.   EACH TEAM WILL BE ALLOWED 2 ALTERNATES PER SEASON (INCLUDING THE CLASSIC), MAY USE A CURRENT MEMBER
    AS ALTERNATE, WEIGHT ONLY GOES TO ONE TEAM TO BE DECLARED AT TOURNAMENT SIGN UP.
  7. LATE MEMBERSHIP CHARGE OF $30  WILL BE APPLIED TO ANY TEAM THAT JOINS AFTER THE MAY TOURNAMENT.
  8. MAY FISH ALONE AND STILL ACCUMULATE WEIGHT FOR YOUR TEAM, YOU MAY FISH ANY TOURNAMENTS BY MEETING REQUIREMENTS OF ITEMS #1,2 AND 7.
  9. MUST BE ACTIVE MEMBER ON OR BEFORE JANUARY TOURNAMENT TO BE ELIGIBLE TO FISH CLASSIC.

ENTRY FEE AND PAYBACK:
ENTRY FEE $60 PER BOAT, THAT ALSO INCLUDES BIG FISH (FISH ALONE STILL PAY FULL ENTRY).
$50 TO PLACE PAYBACK, $5 TO BIG FISH, $5 TO CLASSIC FUND
PAYBACK: 1-5 BOATS ONE PLACE, 6-10 BOATS: TWO PLACES, 11-15 BOATS, THREE PLACES, 16-20 BOATS FOUR PLACES,21-25+ BOATS FIVE PLACES
MAXIMUM OF FIVE PLACES PAID.

TOURNAMENT RULES
*SAFE LIGHT TO 3:00 PM                                                                        *DEAD FISH DOES NOT QUALIFY FOR BIG FISH AWARD
*RETURN TO RAMP LATE = DISQUALIFICATION                              *ARTIFICIAL BAITS ONLY
*
5 FISH PER BOAT                                                                                    *WEAR LIFE VEST WHEN BOAT IS ON PLANE
*FISH 12" ON FLAT BOARD WITH MOUTH CLOSED                         *
BOAT OPERATOR MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD
**Do not bring any questionable fish to scales                                *RETURN TO RAMP LATE = DISQUALIFICATION
*SHORT FISH = DISQUALIFICATION                                                     *DRAW FOR LAUNCH ORDER
*NO CULLING AT RAMP                                                                           * ALL FLORIDA STATE REGULATIONS WILL APPLY
*4 OZ PENALTY ON EACH DEAD FISH                                                 *
NO COURTESY CHECK FOR SIZE LIMIT AT WEIGH SCALE (Do not bring any questionable fish to the scales)
*AS A CLUB MEMBER REPRESENTING WVBA SHOW GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP AND BE COURTEOUS TO ALL CLUB AND FELLOW ANGLERS WHETHER IN A TOURNAMENT OR
NOT.

QUALIFY FOR THE CLUB CLASSIC

1. TOP FIVE TEAMS BY TOTAL WEIGHT ACCUMULATED FOR THE YEAR.
2. ANY TEAM THAT PAYS ENTRY TO ALL
11 TOURNAMENT.
MUST PARTICIPATE (FISH) IN MINIMUM OF
9 TOURNAMENTS AND FOLLOW CLUB ELIGIBILITY.
(AN ALTERNATE MAY BE USED IF TEAM MEETS RULES #6 AND #9 ABOVE.


CLASSIC PAYBACK

NOTE: NO ENTRY PAID FOR CLASSIC QUALIFIERS....ONLY BIG FISH POT
BIG FISH POT (BASED ON NUMBER OF BOATS QUALIFIED @ $20 PER BOAT.)
BASED ON TOTAL CLASSIC FUND RAISED THRU THE YEAR AND # OF TEAMS THAT QUALIFIES.
FIRST PLACE (THE LAST 8 YEARS IT HAS BEEN AT $1000+)
SECOND PLACE (THE LAST 8 YEARS IT HAS BEEN AT $700+)
THIRD PLACE (THE LAST 8 YEARS IT HAS BEEN AT $500+)
4th THRU 9th PLACES ADDITIONAL PRIZES AND MONEY PAID FROM SPONSORS.
**April 12-13,2014 and April 18-19, 2015 are two day over-night tournaments at Istokpoga
($120 Entry) 2 day total weight and 2 big fish pots (day 1 and day 2)  The Club has reserved all the cabins that
are available.  If you fished last year, you have first choice for cabins. Same one as last year.
***Classic site will be drawn the morning of the tournament, March 14, 2015.
Sites that are in the drawing:
West Lake Toho,  Astor,  Crow's Bluff, Lake Monroe Park, Mullet Lake Park, and Lake Eustis.