2011 Open Qualifier

Lake Winnebago, WI

Sunday, January 30th, 2011
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Event Class Open Qualifier

The top 10 places automatically qualify for the NAIFC Championship

Date Sunday, January 30th, 2011
Tournament Lake Lake Winnebago, Oshkosh, WI
Launch Venue East Side Of The Bridge
Start Time 8:00 AM
Weigh-In 1:00 PM
Species 8 Perch 8 White Bass
Tournament HQ Oshkosh Convention & Visitors Bureau
Rules Meeting Sat, January 29th, 2011, 6:00 PM
Oshkosh Convention Center
Registration REGISTER ONLINE »
Kathy Roberts
320-229-0106
kathy.tom@gmail.com
Reg. Deadline Fri, January 28th, 2011, 6:00 PM
Team Entry Fee $200
Late Reg. Fee $20
Est/Max Field 23/100 Teams
Est/Max Payout $3,220/$14,000
   

For information on Oshkosh's lodging, food and entertainment please check out the Oshkosh Convention & Visitors Bureau Web site at : http://www.visitoshkosh.com/

Friday Night Seminar (Oshkosh Convention Center)
Social Hour 6:00-7:00pm
Seminar 7:00pm
Round table discussions with NAIFC Pro-Staff after the seminar

This NAIFC Pro Staff Seminar program is geared toward educating fishers to the world of tournaments ice fishing and the best products in the industry. The seminar is open to the public. After the seminar teams that are registered for  the tournament will be paired with NAIFC Pro Staff in small groups. These group tutorials will include specific techniques on how to catch fish during a tournament. The groups will be invited to pre-fish on Lake Winnebago at 8:00am Saturday morning, where the NAIFC Pro Staff will demonstrating there fishing techniques uses to compete in tournaments. The goal is for the groups to be on the fast track to becoming skilled anglers, eventually becoming teachers to their friends and fishers in the local community.

Saturday Morning Kids Ice Camp
In class tutorial(Oshkosh Convention Center) 10:00am-10:30am
On Ice fishing (Lake Winnebago) 10:30am- Noon

NAIFC Pro Staff along with certified instructor Jack Baker will promote fishing education through demonstration in classroom tutorials. Parents must accompany their kids during the event. The kids and parents will then be invited to fish on Lake Winnebago with the NAIFC Pro Staff. Equipment will be provided. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather. This is an excellent opportunity to introduce a new way for kids to enjoy what the outdoors has to offer. Each youth will be given sponsors products and promotional items for their future ice fishing adventures. Winter Fishing and introduction to the newest technology will give the parent and child a first look at ice fishing. After the event please visit the Oshkosh Jaycees concession stand for hot food and more free prize for the kids. 

Saturday Night Rules Meeting (Oshkosh Convention Center)
Mandatory meeting (at least one team member)
Dinner with Cash Bar available
Come early and enjoy the fun.
Social Time 5:00-7:00pm
Registration  5:00-6:45pm
Rules Meeting starts at 7:00pm sharp!

Sunday Weigh-In (Oshkosh Convention Center)
In Door Weigh-in Starts at 1:00pm

Official Rules: http://www.naifc.com/rules.php

Oshkosh Convention Center
2 North Main Street
P.O. Box 3421
Oshkosh, WI 54903-3421
(Office) 920.424.1330
(Fax) 920.424.1317

Oshkosh Convention & Visitors Bureau
website : http://www.visitoshkosh.com/
877-303-9200