Register Online for Fall Classic (Wetsuit)

The Montauk SurfMaster’s 2017 Fall Classic tournament runs from Sep 9th to Nov 26th 2017. This is a seven week invitation only competition that is open to all current Montauk SurfMaster’s and previous members only.

Please use the form below to register for the Fall Classic event. Once you submit the form you will be taken to a PayPal page where you can finalize your application and pay your registration fee. Please note that you can use credit cards and do not have to register for a PayPal account to use this method.

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Wetsuit Application: Rules, Regulations, Bylaws
  1. There will be a $275.00 entry fee that includes $200.00 for the winner’s pot and $75.00 per person towards an awards get-together in early December (place, time & Date TBD). You may not enter both the wader and wetsuit divisions. Tickets are not transferable.
  2. The tournament, for the heaviest striped bass, will commence on Friday, September 9th, 2017, at 12:01 a.m. and will end at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 26th, 2017.
  3. All applications must be submitted online or; provided to a committeeman or Paulie’s Tackle no later than Sunday September 18th, 2017. Contestants entering after tournament start date will not be allowed to enter a fish for 24hr of date of entry. NO LATE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
  4. Paulie’s Tackle and West Lake Marina are the official weigh-in stations. Contestants must weigh in their own fish, and can only weigh in one fish per day at one of the weigh-in stations. Any fish weighed in at both weigh-in stations (to get the heaviest weight) will be disqualified. Note: Please kindly notify a committee member or email [email protected] of your weigh-in.
  5. Feet must be on solid mother earth or rock when you hook up. You can swim or pole to your rock. No flippers: no skishing. No free-floating, drifting or swimming while actually fishing. No boats, prams, kayaks, rafts, balloons or kites.
  6. Bait and/or artificial lures allowed. No restrictions on line lb. class. One rod per angler and you must holt it (no dead sticking). You must land your own fish.
  7. Fishing boundaries are all areas within the township of East Hampton only.
  8. Open to all present and past members. Any non-members who wish to participate in the contest must be approved by the SurfMasters committee. Committee members for the 2017 Tournament are: Atilla Ozturk 631-680-1670, Bill Jacob 631-374-9894 and Mike Coppola 631-213-7278.
  9. Distribution of the cash prize money to the heaviest fish will be as follows: 1st Place 100%, winner take all. In the event of a tie, the total sum will be divided in half. An extra cash prize of $100 will be awarded for the biggest fish caught each month in the wetsuit division – Sept, Oct and Nov. (A member can win only one of the monthly biggest fish prizes).
I agree to abide by the rules of the 2017 Montauk SurfMasters “Fall Classic”. I agree to hold harmless Montauk SurfMasters and its committeemen for any injuries or damages.
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