Saltwater Sweeties Annual Ladies Fishing Tournament

 
Get your girlfriends together and head to Rockport, Texas for the Saltwater Sweeties annual ladies fishing tournament!  This awesome tournament is a favorite among locals and vacationers!  The 2015 tournament begins on Friday, July 31st and goes through Saturday, August 1st.  The coastal bend guides association hosts this tournament and offers cash pot prizes!  Registration is now open online at www.saltwatersweeties.com/Tournament_Registration. There is a max of four people to a team and the entry fee is $110 per angular.  Each member will receive a free tournament T-shirt and goody bag at the check in party on Friday, July 31st.  

The Saltwater Sweeties fishing tournament offers guided and non-guided divisions.  The rules and regulations will be reviewed at the Captains meeting on July 31st at the Aransas Pass Civic Center in Aransas Pass, Texas.  This meeting will begin at 5:00 P.M. and will end at 8:00 P.M.  At the meeting each team will receive their weigh in slip and dinner will be served!!!  Each team member must have a fishing license and if your team is using a guide then they must be USCG and TPWD certified.  The fishing start time will announced at the Captains meeting and will begin sometime before sunrise on Saturday, August 1. Permitted fishing areas include all waterways, bays, lakes, rivers, bayous, canals, ditches, marshes, and tidal flats in the coastal bend area.  The boundaries will be discussed more thoroughly at the Captains meeting.  A rod and reel is the only method of fish catching allowed.  Any type of bait (live, dead, or artificial) may be used in the guided and un-guided section of the tournament. In the artificial section only artificial bait may be used.  Only one male is allowed on the boat and cannot participate in the hooking, fighting, and reeling of the fish.  The weigh in cut-off time is 3:00 P.M.  Each live fish that is weighed in will receive a .5 lb bonus to the weight of the fish.  There will be 3 separate trophy categories including Non-guided, guided, and artificial.  Each category will be awarded on the heaviest stringer 1st 2nd and 3rd  place teams, heaviest redfish 1st place, and heaviest trout 1st place.  The cash pot categories are for the heaviest stringer in each method of fishing and the winners will receive $50. For a copy of all the tournament rules go to www.saltwatersweeties.com/Tournament_Rules.  

Miss Kitty’s Fishing Getaways is a huge supporter of fishing and fishing tournaments.  We offer a large variety of water front houses that will be sure to make your vacation one to remember.  Pick out your dream vacation home in Rockport, Texas at www.rockporthomerentals.com.  For those of you unfamiliar with the Rockport area we offer a local area information guide including 51 fun things to do in Rockport at www.rockporthomerentals.com/local-area-guide.  Make sure to ask about house specials and call or book online right away to make sure you get to stay at your perfect home. The summertime is our busiest season so make sure to call our office at (361)-727-0312 or book online at  www.rockporthomerentals.com.  We can’t wait to see you!