Lake St Helen, MISunday, February 19th, 2017
Sponsored By Houghton Lake Area Travelors Bureau and St Helen Chamber of Commerce and West Branch Visitors Bureau
Click image to enlarge :: Boundaries are TBD if not marked on image The entire lake will be open for fishing with the except of areas with poor ice conditions.
|Event Class||Open Qualifier
The top 10 places automatically qualify for the NAIFC Championship
|Date||Sunday, February 19th, 2017|
|Tournament Lake||Lake St. Helen, St. Helen, MI|
|Start Time||8:00 AM|
|Species||8 Sunfish & 8 Crappies|
|Tournament HQ||Jay's Sporting Goods|
|Rules Meeting||Sat, February 18th, 2017, 5:00 PM
Charlton Heston Academy
|Registration||REGISTER ONLINE »
|Reg. Deadline||Fri, February 17th, 2017, 6:00 PM|
|Team Entry Fee||$200|
|Late Reg. Fee||$20|
|Est/Max Field||52/100 Teams|
Friday February 17, Seminar Series 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm (Jay's Sporting Goods)
Ice Fishing Fundamentals 4:00-6:00 pm
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 February 18th, 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm (Charlton Heston Academy)
In class tutorial (Charlton Heston Academy) 1:00pm - 2:00pm
On Ice fishing (Lake St Helen) 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 the lake 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 february 18th Rules Meeting 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm(charlton heston academy)
This meeting is mandatory for at least one team member. Come early and relax before the big day. The Rules meeting will start promptly at 7:00.
Sunday february 19th Indoor Weigh-In 2:00 pm (charlton heston academy)
Official Rules: http://www.naifc.com/rules.php