Support The Gene Doyle Memorial Foundation

Donations to the Gene Doyle Memorial Foundation can be made directly to the Gene Doyle Memorial Foundation

c/o Newgate Center
5150 Tamiami Trail North, Suite 303
Naples, Florida 34103
Or, use the convenience of donating online through Paypal using your credit card – just click the ‘donate’ button below and follow the instructions! 

 The Gene Doyle Memorial Foundation, Inc., is recognized by the IRS as a tax-exempt charity under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax deductible as allowed by law.

Tournament Co-Chairs

Claudine Auclair (239)595-2394

Normand Giguere (239)249-0453


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The 22nd Annual Gene Doyle Backcountry Release Fishing Tournament will be held May 3, 4 & 5, 2019.

Friday, May 3, 2019
7 pm – Anglers’ and Captains’ Meetings and Kickoff Party @ Sunshine Ace Hardware – downtown Store

Saturday, May 4, 2019
7 am – 2:30 pm – Fishing Day 1 from respective launch sites
 There will be no Score Posting Party Saturday evening – scores will be updated online

Sunday, May 5, 2019
7 am – 2:30 pm – Fishing Day 2 from respective launch sites
 6pm – Awards Banquet @ Naples Sailing & Yacht Club, 896 River Point Dr., Naples


Application Deadline: Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Finalist Interviews: Thursday, March 7, 2019

Winners Announced: Friday, March 8, 2019

Tournament Chair 
John Paulich

Tournament Headquarters
Phone: (239) 776-9400

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