Lake Metigoshe, NDSunday, January 7th, 2018
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 7th, 2018|
|Tournament Lake||Lake Metigoshe, Bottineau, ND|
|Launch Venue||Lake Metigoshe State Park|
|Start Time||8:00 AM|
|Tournament HQ||Bottineau City Armoty|
|Rules Meeting||Sat, January 6th, 2018, 6:00 PM
Bottineau City Armoty
|Registration||REGISTER ONLINE »
|Reg. Deadline||Fri, January 6th, 2017, 6:00 PM|
|Team Entry Fee||$200|
|Late Reg. Fee||$20|
|Est/Max Field||0/100 Teams|
South Lake Metigoshe will be open to fish.
Friday January 5th Seminar Series 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm (Bottineau City Armoty)
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 6th 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 6th Rules Meeting 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Bottineau City Armoty)
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 7th 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 2017 National Champions!
Bottineau City Armoty
115 6th st. w
Bottineau, ND 58318