Lake Metigoshe, NDSunday, January 10th, 2016
Sponsored By Greater Bottineau Area Chamber of Commerce
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|Event Class||Open Qualifier
The top 10 places automatically qualify for the NAIFC Championship
|Date||Sunday, January 10th, 2016|
|Tournament Lake||Lake Metigoshe, Bottineau, ND|
|Launch Venue||North Lake|
|Start Time||8:00 AM|
|Tournament HQ||Cobblesstone Inn.|
|Rules Meeting||Sat, January 9th, 2016, 6:00 PM
|Registration||REGISTER ONLINE »
|Reg. Deadline||Fri, January 8th, 2016, 6:00 PM|
|Team Entry Fee||$200|
|Late Reg. Fee||$20|
|Est/Max Field||39/100 Teams|
Both South and North Metigoshe in the United States will be open to fish.
Friday January 8th Seminar Series 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm (Cobblestone Inn)
Ice Fishing Fundamentals 5:00-7:00 pm
Bait: how to put on a hook... how to keep alive.
Plastics: How and when to use.
Jigs: Style, size and use.
How to: Sharpen a hook.
How to: Fillet a fish.
Cooking/frying: breading basics.
Strike detection: Spring bobbers, slip bobbers.
Kids Ice Camp Saturday January 9th 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
In class tutorial (cobblestone Inn) 1:00pm - 2:00pm
On Ice fishing (Lake Metigoshe) 2:00pm- 3:30 pm
Parents must accompany their kids during the on ice portion of this event. The kids and parents will then be invited to fish on Lake Metigoshe 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. Winter Fishing and introduction to the newest technology will give the parent and child a first look at ice fishing.
Saturday January 9th Rules Meeting 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Cobblestone inn)
This meeting is mandatory for at least one team member. Come early, have dinner, get your packets, and relax before the big day. The Rules meeting will start promptly at 7:00.
Sunday January 10th Indoor Weigh-In 2:00pm (cobblestone inn)
Come watch the teams as they weigh in their “Catch of the Day”. Find out which Teams will automatically get an invitation or did they accumulate enough points to secure their spot for the National Championship. Who will be competing for the Gold Rings and the honor of being called the 2016 National Champions!
1109 11th St
Bottineau, ND 58318
701-534-2121 or 888-693-8262