Gene Doyle Fishing Tournament Divisions

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Divisions

For more information, you can also call Tournament Co-Chairs Mary Payne (239)398-5219 or Rebecca Vaccariello (518)461-4050.

Adult Open Team: Any angler 16 years of age or older not accompanied by a licensed captain.

Adult Guided Team**: Any angler 16 years of age or older accompanied by a licensed captain.

Youth Open: Any angler under between 7 and 15 years of age not accompanied by a licensed captain.

Youth Guided**: Any angler under between 7 and 15 years of age accompanied by a licensed captain.
 
Small Fry Open: Any angler 6 years of age or under not accompanied by a licensed captain.
 
Small Fry Guided:  Any angler 6 years of age or under accompanied by a licensed captain.   
 

**Anglers fishing in guided divisions are responsible for locating and scheduling their own guides, and for their own guide fees.  

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Divisions

Adult Open Team: Any angler 16 years of age or older not accompanied by a licensed captain.

Adult Guided Team**: Any angler 16 years of age or older accompanied by a licensed captain.

Youth Open: Any angler under between 7 and 15 years of age not accompanied by a licensed captain.

Youth Guided**: Any angler under between 7 and 15 years of age accompanied by a licensed captain.
 
Small Fry Open: Any angler 6 years of age or under not accompanied by a licensed captain.
 
Small Fry Guided:  Any angler 6 years of age or under accompanied by a licensed captain.   
 

**Anglers fishing in guided divisions are responsible for locating and scheduling their own guides, and for their own guide fees.  

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Fishing Tournament   Co-Chairs

Mary Payne (239)398-5219

Rebecca Vaccariello (518)461-4050

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Fishing Tournament

The 23rd Annual Gene Doyle Backcountry Release Fishing Tournament will be held May 1, 2 & 3, 2020.

Friday, May 1, 2020
7 pm – Anglers’ and Captains’ Meetings and Kickoff Party @ Sunshine Ace Hardware – downtown Store

Saturday, May 2, 2020
7 am – 2:30 pm – Fishing Day 1 from respective launch sites

Sunday, May 3, 2020
7 am – 2:30 pm – Fishing Day 2 from respective launch sites
6 pm – Awards Banquet @ Naples Sailing & Yacht Club, 896 River Point Drive, Naples

Adventure Scholarship

Application Deadline: Friday, March 6, 2020

Finalist Interviews: Thursday, March 26, 2020

Winners Announced: Friday, March 27, 2020