May Madness 2017 Fishing Competition

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Congratulations to Lucian Dupta and Jason Lane for taking out the FishingMad May Madness competition. Lucian winning the Redfin comp with a HUGE Redfin ( 47 cm / 45.2 to the fork ). Jason winning the Bream comp with a beautiful Bream measuring ( 37cm / 34.5 to the fork ). I will reach out to those respective winners to pass on there deserved $75 Fishing Voucher.

Place    Name                    Size           Date             Caught using

1st

Lucian Dupta

45.2cm

06.05.17

Nories Wasaby

2nd

Daniel Kenshole

43.1cm

26.05.17

Nories Wasaby

3rd

Tom Nguyen

42.5cm

04.05.17

Nories Wasaby

4th

Kyle Henne

42.0cm

24.05.17

Zman Grub - motor oil

5th

Daniel Kenshole

41.8cm

07.05.17

Nories Wasaby

6th

Alan Bonnici

39.6cm

03.05.17

Bullet 5-0 Minnow

7th

Justin Harding

38.7cm

02.05.17

Outback Force 10 Green

8th

Anton Davies

33.0cm

01.05.17

Blood worm Squidgy

9th

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Place    Name                    Size           Date             Caught using

1st

Jason Lane

34.5cm

03.05.17

Atomic Hardz Crank

2nd

Alan Bonnici

34.5cm

31.05.17

Atomic Hardz Crank

3rd

Alan Bonnici

33.9cm

24.05.17

Cranka Crank Bluegill

4th

Jason Lane

33.6cm

27.05.17

Nories laydown Minnow

5th

Alan Bonnici

32.5cm

27.05.17

Scrub Worm

6th

Aaron Hodges

32.0cm

25.05.17

Atomic Harz Crank

7th

Justin Harding

31.6cm

26.05.17

Zman Grub - motor oil

8th

Adrian Scattolin

30.1cm

13.05.17

Scrub Worm

9th

Taya Bonnici

28.6cm

13.05.17

Zman Grub - motor oil

10th

Christian D'Intinos

28.3cm

13.05.17

Cranka Crank Bluegill

COMPETITION DETAILS

 

During the month of May FishingMad are running a competition to see who in Victoria can catch the biggest Bream or Redfin. Each winner will receive a $75 tackle shop voucher. Please familiarize yourself with the rules and conditions below. Good luck & spread the word.

 

OBJECTIVE – Catch the biggest BREAM or the biggest REDFIN ( either bait or lures )

 

PRIZES - $75 tackle shop voucher ( 1 to each winner )

 

WHEN – For the entire month of May ( no entries allowed before or after )

 

COST - Nothing its completely free and complements of FishingMad. Just follow our Facebook page & website

 

RULES/GUIDELINES

 

1. Like/Follow the FishingMad Facebook Page. ( must do this to be eligible and receive updates ).

 

2. Send us two photos of your catches ( Bream or Redfin ). By emailing reports@fishingmad.com.au or posting on our Facebook page or sending a Facebook message to FishingMad or Alan Bonnici

 

PHOTO 1

Place your catch on a brag mat, with the exact measurements in cm clearly visible. ( to the fork )

A straight shot, mat flat with no angles which can alter measurements.

 

The brag mat must have written on it

The date, the size of fish in cm & The words "FishingMad May Comp"

It is fine to simply write this on a piece of paper and place on top of the brag mag when taking photo

 

PHOTO 2

If possible a photo of you holding the Bream or Redfin for further evidence

( feel free to let us know what bait or lure it was caught on and where it was caught )

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can enter as many times as you like for the month.

 

At the end of each day we will update our website and leaders-board. There will also be regular updates posted our Facebook page. Only for Victorian residents ( apologies to our interstate and overseas friends ) it’s just too difficult to arrange prizes and species sizes can very between states/countries.

 

Important Short print

 

It must be a fish that you caught. Non-eligible if it was someone else fish

 

Fish are measured by fork length not weight. Measured in cm to the decimal. eg 38.3cm

 

Photos must be taken at the time and place of catch

 

Photos on brag mats must be legible straight and flat. It also must have the date, size and words written FishingMad May Madness Comp. If any of these conditions are not meet then FishingMad have the full right not to allow the entry

 

The details for photo can just be written on a piece of paper, or sticker and placed on the brag mag. It must simple be legible and display the required details

 

For Vic residents only

 

If you’re under 18 please make sure you have permission of a parent to send your photos in which may be added to our Facebook page and website

 

You must like and follow the Facebook FishingMad page to be eligible - www.facebook.com/fishingmad.com.au

 

We encourage releasing fish so please practice catch and release

 

Any photos of fish with blood all over them will be non-eligible

 

Anglers must abide by local fishing rules and regulations including size limits and must have a Vic fishing license

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We will have them posted on the FishingMad website and social media pages to share with other FishingMad community members.

 

 

 

 

 

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