Wahoo Classic Rules & Info

2018 Jacksonville Bluewater Wahoo Classic Tournament

  • The 2018 Wahoo Classic is a 2-Fish aggregate tournament.
  • The winner is only required to weigh one fish. If a boat's single fish outweighs all weighed 2-fish aggregates, that boat will be declared the winner.
  • Check Out/In: No check out - Fishing begins at Safe Light. Fishing ends at 4:00 PM Any fish caught after that will not count. All boats not weighing must check in by text or phone by 7PM. Weigh in starts at 4:30 PM at Palms Fish Camp and Ends at 6:30 PM. If weighing by boat you must be North of Clapboard Creek Bridge and in site of weigh master at 6:30PM to weigh in. You DO NOT have to weigh in by boat. You may transport your fish to the weigh in site. The line will be tagged and closed at 6:30.
  • Captain’s Choice: Captains may choose their fishing day of either Saturday Dec 1st or Sunday December 2nd. Captains fishing on Saturday must declare to the tournament director by 10pm Friday night of their intention. Captains may for any reason cancel their intention to fish Saturday by 8:30am Saturday morning if no fishing lines have been deployed. All Captains not fishing on Saturday will be automatically considered to fish on Sunday and no declaration is needed. If blown out by weather, starting Monday December 3rd through Sunday December 23rd participants will be able to pick their day and declare that day by 9pm the night prior by text or phone call to 904.859.6314
  • Entry Fee: $400,
  • Calcuttas: $100.00 heaviest 2 aggregate and a $100.00 biggest Wahoo Calcutta
  • No registered vessel may come into contact with another vessel unless an emergency situation arises.
  • All Registered Boats must follow all State and Federal Laws.
  • No mutilated fish may be weighed
  • No boat line can be used, wire lines permitted.
  • All fish must be caught on rod and reel only no electric reels
  • In case of tie, winner will be determined by earliest to weigh in
  • Tournament is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A CLUB MEMBER TO PARTICIPATE.
  • Formal Protest must be in writing to the Board of Directors with a $100.00 Non-Refundable check to the Jacksonville Blue Water Club
  • To be in the tournament, Form Completed and all Tournament fees and Calcutta Paid and turned in at the Captains meeting on Thursday November 29th at the Palms Fish camp at 7PM.
  • All proceeds from this tournament are used to fund the Jacksonville Bluewater Club Awards & Christmas Party.