When

Saturday, May 20, 2023 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
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Where

Captain's Cove Outfitters - Weigh in 
39 Hwy-40 West
Inglis, FL 34449
 

 
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Contact

Joanne Black 
Habitat for Humanity of Marion County 
352-351-4663 
jblack@habitatocala.org 

Missy King's

Hookin' for Habitat

Fishing Tournament

2023

 

 

Anglers - what do you get for YOUR registration fee?        You will receive:

A Unique Fishing Event Shirt  

1 Goody bucket per team 

Stainless Steel Tumbler - for the first 100 registered anglers - sponsored by Farmers Insurance

Dinner at the Anglers Party - sponsored by Front Porch Restaurant

Participate in the 50/50 Split the Pot, Chance to Win Raffle Drawings, Silent Auction

Fish in one of the Best tournaments while helping others at the same time 

Fishing with Family, kids, Friends, Co-workers - Priceless 

Lunch & Snacks at weigh-in

Awards ceremony - opportunity to be the best angler in many categories. Prize money and trophies. 

 

A fun fishing tournament with unique trophies and cash prizes. Invite your family, friends, co-workers, young anglers to come join us for the annual Missy King's Hookin for Habitat Fishing Tournament.  Hosted by Kountry Girl Salon and Habitat for Humanity of Marion County.

The Tournament promotes a healthy and friendly outdoor experience for the entire family and encourages the youth to be involved and learn about fishing and our waterways.

 All proceeds will be used towards the construction of a new Habitat home for low-income families with affordable mortgage payments.

All anglers who register by Monday, May 4th are guaranteed an event shirt - all others will have the opportunity to select from the remaining available sizes. 

Release of Liability: It is expressly understood that any and all participants in the Missy King’s Hookin’ for Habitat Fishing Tournament enter at their own risk, and that anyone associated with the coordination of this tournament and those friends and businesses that have made donations shall be held harmless, indemnified and exempt from any liability for liable, slander, loss, damage, negligence, harm, injury or death suffered by any participant, entrant, their companions or guests while participation in or before, during and after tournament. I have read and understand the above release statement and do hereby release anyone connected with the coordination of this tournament and those friends and businesses that have made donation including sponsors from all liability as stated above. Clicking the Register Now button indicates you agree to all the terms and conditions.

Anglers Kick-off party -                                                        Friday, May 19, 2023 Doors open at 5:00 pm, dinner served at 6:00 pm. at the American Legion 10730 US-41 N Dunnellon, Fl (just north of Walmart).

There will be a scrumptious DINNER hosted by the Front Porch Restaurant,  great chances to win 50/50 split the pot, Chance drawings and silent auction items available. All Anglers are encouraged to attend to obtain the rules of the tournament, weigh-in rules, times and location and to win some great items. All youth are encouraged to attend.

Restaurant Sponsors:  Catered by The Front Porch Restaurant which is located at 12039 N Florida Ave, Dunnellon, FL 34434           _________________________________

Tournament times - SAFELIGHT to 4:00 PM

Weigh-in Station - Saturday, May 20, 2023 from                        12:00 PM - 4:00 PM at Captains Cove Outfitters 39 Hwy 40 West, Inglis, FL (behind the huge ice machine).                                                                          Fish MUST be at weigh-in by 4:00 PM, or fish will be disqualified - 

Lunch & snacks served at weigh-in          ______________________________________ 

Anglers - $75 per angler or $260 for a TEAM OF FOUR includes  dinner at the Anglers Kick-off event, event fishing shirt (if ordered  before deadline), stainless steel tumbler to first 100 reistered anglers, swag items, lunch at weigh-in  

You can Fish alone, or with a group (no limit), fish from a boat, paddle boat, kayak, canoe, inflattable tube, paddle board, jet ski   or simply have your toes in the water. You can fish from the Gulf of Mexico or surrounding waterways - saltwater fish only.           _____________________________________

Youth Division - $10 each - 2 divisions - Ages 3-8 & 9-13  includes Anglers Kick-off partyt, and a Youth event fishing shirt - (if ordered by deadline of May 12th). Must be accompanied by a registered angler.          _______________________________________________________

Social Dinner ONLY - $25 - includes the Angler Kick-off event and all activities at the dinner. - no fishing and no event shirt 

Fishing Shirts are available for purchase depending on the quanity available for $25. 

PRIZES: (based on paid teams, payout may vary & change throughout registration) All fish must be of legal weight and length - Winners selected by the heaviest fish in each category except for the ugliest fish category. Anglers can enter ONE fish per category. If a tie (same weight), it goes to the first angler to record their catch.

Want more cash prizes? Encourage your friends, co-workers, family to register for the tournament,                        More anglers registered = More Prize Money 

 

Total for First Place winnings has increased due to numerous anglers that registered. Spread the word, if we get 20 more people to register the winnings increases AGAIN !!!

                    First      Second    Third

1. Redfish  $500      $400   $150

2. Trout      $400       $300   $150

3. Cobia     $500       $400   $150

3. Catfish  $150 

4. Ugliest Fish $100 

Rules: Catch an ugly fish - a fish you would not keep. Take a picture with you, the fish and your angler card. Text your picture to the number provided and return fish to the water. Be creative - with funny faces or a cool pose with your fish. If you bring the ugliest fish to weigh-in - your entry will be disqualified. Do not text pictures of fish that you would enter into the fishing tournament. Ugly fish to include but not limited - stingrays, blow fish, mud fish, etc.

The committee will review all entries and select the TOP Ugliest fish. $100 prize for the angler with the ugliest fish. Send us some originalfunnyunique pics of your ugly fish. You never know if there will be more than one winner. Fish pictures may be posted on social media 

Youth Division - Sponsored by Pro John King 

2 divisions Ages 3-8 & 9-13 - $10 each          

Longest Legal Fish- 1st & 2nd place winners from each division will receive Prize and bragging rights 

**- Youth anglers must be with a registered angler in order to participate in the tournament. Youth Anglers can only submit their catch under Youth Division. 

All proceeds benefit the Habitat for Humanity of Marion County Home Ownership program giving low-income families the opportunity of home ownership with affordable mortgage payments.