" Annual Cape Ann Striper Tournament"
The Manchester-Essex Rotary Club is hosting the "1st Annual Cape Ann Striper Tournament", a three-day competition from July 9 to 11, 2010.
Prize money totals $2,800 with a 1st prize of $1,500. Children 14 and under, are offered special prizes.
Weigh Stations include: Winchester's, Fin n' Feather, Al's Bait & Tackle, 1st Light Anglers, & Surfland
The tournament will be preceeded Thursday July 8, 6p to 8p by a Captains' & Anglers' Meeting at Crocker's Boat Yard.
Light food and refreshments will be served. And a cash bar will be provided.
After fishing ends Sunday noon, from 1p-4p an Awards Ceremony and an excellent Barbeque Cookout - featuring 'pulled pork' barbeque - is provided to all anglers and paid guests.
That Barbeque Cookout is at the American Legion, overlooking Manchester Harbor.
The food will be excellent and live music will make it an enjoyable party and Awards Ceremony.
Friends and family are encouraged to participate in the fishing as well as the Barbeque Cookout !
Register now at: http://www.manchesteressexrotary.org/Stripers.cfm