Helen Smith Offshore Tournament


16th Annual Helen Smith Offshore Tournament

Friday and Saturday, July 21 & 22, 2017

Marlin, Dorado, Tuna and Yellowtail

TOURNAMENT HOURS:  6:00 am on Friday, July 21 to 4:00 pm on Saturday, July 22.  

Fish may be weighed in at any certified scale location, but weigh slips must be e-mailed, faxed or delivered to BAC before 12:00 pm Sunday, July 22.  Call to confirm the club has received your weigh slip.  

One fish per angler, per species, limit for the trophy awards.


1.       BAC Angling Regulations, Tackle Specifications & Boundaries (refer to BAC yearbook or call the club for details).

2.       Anglers must have a current & valid California fishing license.

3.       1st place trophies will be awarded for each species.

4.       Tournament channel VHF 65.

5.       30# line class MAXIMUM. – Your line will be tested to determine actual line breaking strength.

6.       Any protest shall be subject to decision of the Tournament Committee–all decisions are final.

7.       Tuna eligible: Yellow Fin, Blue Fin, and Big Eye.

8.       Yellowtail and Dorado are separate categories.

9.       Marlin Division:  most released. First release wins in case of a tie.

Your entry fee includes the Awards and BBQ at the BAC on Wednesday, July 26th, starting at 5:30 pm.   

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