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Silva Bay Derby

September 2, 2023 @ 7:00 am - September 3, 2023 @ 11:00 am

$16 – $40

We’ve moved the dates to the first weekend of September which should take us out of the slot limit for the derby boundaries. Tickets will be $40 per adult or $20 for child (under 16). All ticket holders will be eligible for a grand prize of a HDS 10 PRO sounder from Lowrance.

Weigh in at Silva Bay Marina. Prize ceremony, and the awarding of the trophy that’s been handed out since 1990 will go on 12pm on Sunday, Sept 3rd at Silva Bay Marina.

As always – all proceeds from this awesome event benefit local salmon enhancement and community fishing projects.

Prize Categories
1st Prize – Largest Legal Chinook ($1,000 or 1st pick from prize table and name on Trophy)
2nd Prize – Second Largest Legal Chinook (2nd Pick from Prize Table)
3rd Prize – Third Largest Legal Chinook (3rd pick from Prize Table)
4th Prize – Largest Legal Coho (4th Pick from Prize Table)
5th Prize – Largest Released Chinook (5th pick from Prize Table) ***
6th Prize – Lingcod closest to 15lbs without going over (6th pick from Prize Table)
7th Prize – Second Largest Legal Coho (7th pick from Prize Table)
8th Prize – Fourth Largest Legal Chinook (8th Pick from Prize Table)
9th Prize – Third Largest Legal Coho (9th Pick from Prize Table)
10th Prize – Largest Pink (10th Pick from Prize Table)
11th Prize – Hidden Weight Prize (11th Pick from Prize Table)
12th Prize – Fifth Largest Legal Chinook (12th Pick from Prize Table)
13th Prize – Fourth Largest Legal Coho (13th Pick from Prize Table)
14th Prize – Sixth Largest Legal Chinook (14th Pick from the table)
15th Prize – Seventh Largest Legal Chinook (15th Pick from Prize Table)
16th Prize – Lingcod – 2nd Closest to 15lbs without going over (16th Pick from Prize Table)
17th Prize – Fifth Largest Legal Coho (17th Pick from Prize Table)
18th Prize – Eight largest Legal Chinook (18th Pick from Prize Table)
19th Prize – Ninth Largest Legal Chinook (19th Pick from Prize Table)
20th Prize – 10th Largest Legal Chinook (20th Pick from the Prize Table)

*** To enter largest legal released chinook you will need to complete a form outlining your name, your ticket #, the size of the fish in CM, the time you released it, and the name of a witness who can confirm the release. Forms available at weigh-station.

Weigh Station will be open at Silva Bay Marina — Saturday, September 2, 2023 – 9a.m. – 7p.m; Sunday, Sept 3, 2023 from 9am to 11am.

Boundaries :Icarus, Neck Point, The Fingers, Entrance Island, Thrasher and Porlier Pass and up to three miles offshore Gabriola/Nanaimo and Inside waters from Northumberland to Porlier Pass

Details

Start:
September 2, 2023 @ 7:00 am
End:
September 3, 2023 @ 11:00 am
Cost:
$16 – $40
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