First Annual Gabe Duran Memorial Fly Fishing Tournament - May 19-21, 2017
You are invited to the inaugural Gabe Duran Memorial Fly Fishing Tournament. Gabe was a beloved part of the Northern California fly fishing industry and guide community who passed away at the age of 34 three years ago. In his memory we are putting together a really fun weekend full of friends, guides, fly fishing, beer, and after fishing festivities. Included in the weekend is a fun Gabe Duran swag bag, a beer and apps party on the evening of Friday, May 19. Two days guided fishing on May 20 and 21. A BBQ party with live music and unlimited beer at The Fly Shop on the evening of Saturday, May 20. Then a final weigh in party at The Fly Shop the late afternoon of Sunday, May 21.
Event Dates: May 19-21, 2017
Location: Lower Sac / The Fly Shop (Redding, CA)
Cost: $1,500/team of two. This entry fee includes everything explained above.
Tournament Info: This is going to be a fun family type of environment where beginners to the most advanced anglers are welcome. The rules of the tournament will be created soon. This is a drift boat tournament. No jet boats are allowed in the tournament. Fly Fishing only is allowed.
Prize Categories: There will be 6 prize categories. Prizes will include rods/reels, guided trips, artwork, and fly fishing gear. Not Included: Lodging, Fishing Licenses, Steelhead Cards
Saturday Night BBQ: Everyone is welcome to the BBQ at The Fly Shop Saturday night. Cost $20/person for unlimited food and beer. Saturday night there will also be a silent auction from guide trips, rods, outcast boat, and other goodies.