The biggest fish..?
Posted on Jul 19, 2012 in What to do, what to see? In Port Alberni, BC
For those of you that fish, the Alberni valley tyee club, the oldest club in the valley, will be kicking off their Annual Sockeye derby this Sunday, July 8th : from first light till 10:30 am. Salmon festival boundaries shall apply. Weighin at Clutesi haven marina between 10:30 and 11:30. Prize ceremony at 11:30 on marina grounds. Club BBq lunch provided by quality foods and club. Yearly memberships are available now at gone fishing. Biggest sockeye Prizes are 1st $200.00, 2nd prize $100.00 3rd prize $75.00 This is a kick off derby before the tyee club season officially begin’s on July 16th. Lot’s of weekly cash, hidden weights and prizes to be won during the season. Top 50 fisherman will qualify for our senior main derby (18 yrs or older) while the juniors automatically qualify into their main derby. Great club for families. We are increasing the cash prizes for our main derby held in August and the more members we have, the more cash to be won in the coming years. We also donate to the local fish enhancement projects around the valley and gently down the creek school program.