FISHING: Miri International Jigging Competition 2009

[size=200]Miri Jigging Competition 2009[/size]
[size=150]17th - 19th April 2009[/size]

Organizer: Miri Anglers Club (Kelab Pemancing Miri)
Sponsored by Oriental Fishing Tackle Sdn. Bhd.

Entry Fee : RM200.00 (registration before 31st March)
Late Entry Fee : RM250.00 (registration after 31st March)
[size=85]*fees EXCLUDING vessel fee[/size]

PRIZES (CASH Total RM11,800.00)
1st Prize : CASH RM5,000.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
2nd Prize : CASH RM3,000.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
3rd Prize : CASH RM2,000.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
4th Prize : CASH RM1,000.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
5th Prize : CASH RM800.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th Prize : Fishing Tackle + Trophy.

Entry form can be obtained from (20th February onwards):-
Miri Anglers Club (Kelab Pemancing Miri)
Chop Hock Cheong Hin Fishing Tackle - Lot 1287, Centre Point. Tel: 0168751558
Tho & Son Fishing Trading - No. 21, High Street. Tel: 0168703747
Ek Fatt Enterprise - Lot 261, Beautiful Jade Centre. Tel: 085431659
Soon Ming Trading & Servicing Co. - No. 16, Lutong Bazaar. Tel: 085654392
X Gear Outdoor Equipment - Lot 2475, Boulevard Commercial Centre. Tel: 085413680
Rainbow Aquarium - No. 25, Lorong 9, Krokop. Tel: 085420180

[b]Rules & Regulations[/b]

  1. This tournament is organized by MIRI ANGLERS CLUB (KELAB PEMANCING MIRI) is open to all individual who are 18 years old and above.

  2. Entry fee shall be EXCLUDING VESSEL FEE. Participants who require vessel booking are advised to enroll early for boat arrangement. However boat fee is borne by anglers on board.

  3. Entry form & fee shall be submitted to the following fishing tackles shop before 31st March 2009 4.00PM. Late Entry Fee of RM250 will be charged for submission after 31st March.
    A) Chop Hock Cheong Hin Fishing Tackle - Lot 1287, Centre Point. Tel: 0168751558
    B) Tho & Son Fishing Trading - No. 21, High Street. Tel: 0168703747
    C) Ek Fatt Enterprise - Lot 261, Beautiful Jade Centre. Tel: 085431659
    D) Soon Ming Trading & Servicing Co. - No. 16, Lutong Bazaar. Tel: 085654392
    E) X Gear Outdoor Equipment - Lot 2475, Boulevard Commercial Centre. Tel: 085413680
    F) Rainbow Aquarium - No. 25, Lorong 9, Krokop. Tel: 085420180

  4. This Tournament shall be held from 9.00AM on 17th April 2009 to 3.00PM on 19th April 2009. All participants shall be required to queue personally at Marina Bay at 8.00AM for registration. All participating vessel MUST sail off together after the flag off ceremony.

  5. The fishing location is at Miri Drop Off (Chim Kau). Fishing is PROHIBITED around oil platform or drilling rigs.

  6. Long boats and speed boats ARE NOT ALLOWED to participate in this tournament.

  7. Fish must be taken by jigging method with metal jig with a maximum of 2 single hooks. Tripple hooks ARE NOT ALLOWED.

  8. NO BAIT are to be used either live or dead, cut bait can’t be used. This is a PURE JIGGING ONLY competition.

  9. A marshall shall be assign to each participating boat. Marshall has to witness the fish which is JIG up. Therefore, when a participant has a hook up, he must inform a marshall straight away.

  10. It is the responsibility of the participants to take all the necessary precautions to preserve the freshness of the fish. Fish, which are found to be unreasonably stale, will be disqualified.

  11. During each hook up, before a fish is landed on board, a photo must be taken of the fish in water. A second photo must be taken when fish is landed with the angler, fish and metal jig clearly shown.

  12. Participants shall be present at the Marina Bay before 3.00PM on 19th April 2009 (Sunday) to submit fishes for judging. Participants shall be eligible to submit any number of fish for weighing and win any prizes. Fish with the heaviest weight will emerge as champion. A panel of judge shall carry out the judging and in the determination of any breach of rules, and the interpretation of such rules, the decision of the judge shall be final and no appeal will be entertained.

  13. PRIZES (CASH Total RM11,800.00)
    1st Prize : CASH RM5,000.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
    2nd Prize : CASH RM3,000.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
    3rd Prize : CASH RM2,000.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
    4th Prize : CASH RM1,000.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
    5th Prize : CASH RM800.00 + Fishing Tackle + Trophy.
    6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th Prize : Fishing Tackle + Trophy.

  14. The winners of the tournament will be announced immediately after judging and presentation of prizes shall be held o9n the spot. Fish that won 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th prizes shall belong to the organizer and all other winning fishes shall be returned to the winners.

  15. In case the weather does not permits, the tournament shall be postponed to a later time and date which all participants will be notify accordingly. NO REFUND shall be allowed. The organizer reserves the rights to fix the time and date for the subsequent tournament.

  16. All participants are reminded and warned that SAFETY is our PRIME concern and PRIORITY. Fish safely & happily. Take home what you want, catch and release so you children can fish.

[size=150]UPDATE!![/size]

Entry Form is FINALLY OUT!!!

Some updates added to form:-
Fish List - The minimum for each entered fish is 3KG. All species of fish can be entered except; all species of Shark, all species of Sting Ray, all species of Sailfish, all species of Marlin and all species of Eel

Those who need form, please pm me your email address so i can scan and email it over, or otherwise give me detail and i will fill in form for u guys… (Entry fee need to be attach along with form)

No changes to Rules & Regulations as per mentioned.

Details needed would be:
Full Name:
IC Number:
Date of Birth:
Occupation:
Mobile Number:
Name of Company (optional):
Office Number (optional):
Home Address:
Home Tel:

Entry fee RM 200.00 (for registration before 31st March 2009)
Entry fee RM 250.00 (for registration after 31st March 2009)