UPDATED SCHEDULE AND IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON THE SAILFISH SMACKDOWN!
SAILFISH SMACKDOWN IMPORTANT UPDATES
PLEASE TAKE NOTE THE LAUNCH WILL BE ON 16th STREET AND A1A (NORTH OCEAN PARK) THIS SUNDAY JANUARY 10! Also below and attached find kick off party and awards information.
This event has been changed to a one day Tournament taking place Sunday January 10th!!!
There are plenty of options for bait in Pompano Beach, but if you are looking to reserve bait on tournament days call JOE S. 954-560-1600
HELP BOAT INFORMATION
TOURNAMENT CHANNEL 74
IMPORTANT TOURNAMENT INFORMATION -
Kick Off Party
Friday January 8th from 5pm-8pm
Reel Deal Bait and Tackle
233 S Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, FL 33062
Come out and join in the fun. Raffle to benefit the Broward Children’s Center, EKFT Shirts will be for sale, also we will go over important tournament rules. Participating anglers will fill out their registration forms, and receive wristbands and goody bags. Anglers must attend the kick off party to receive a goody bag. It's been a long time since we have been able to get together due to Covid-19 and have a good time so don't miss out!
Unfortunately, we are unable to occupy Brus Room for the kick off party due to Covid-19 BUT Brus Room is right next door and there will be a designated waitress serving anglers outside. There will also be a free appetizers table set up outside and drink specials. Anglers can also order off the menu from Brus Room and dine in as per Covid-19 regulations if they wish to do so.
Shoot Off and Return (ONE DAY TOURNAMENT JANUARY 10th ONLY) due to Covid-19 (No permits were given for this event and we can't risk getting shut down)
North Ocean Park
Address: 3424 NE 16th St. Pompano Beach, FL 33062
Anglers must all launch from the same location and come back to the same location (shotgun start).
Free food and beer provided by Zona Fresca, Jersey Mikes and Budweiser will be available from 11am-3pm at the Pavilion on 16th Street (same area where shoot off and weigh in is located). There is parking on 16th street. There will not be vendors set up and we must ALL adhere to the CDC guidelines throughout the duration of the tournament.
Information on the CDC’s guidelines related to COVID-19 may be found at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
All anglers, EKFT affiliates and volunteers will be expected to adhere to the CDC guidelines on safety during the kick off party, shoot off, weigh in and duration of the competition.
IMPORTANT DO NOT BACK IN PARKING SPACES. You MUST park in forward and if you have a trailer you will need to park it in a different parking space next to your car. You have to pay for each parking spot you occupy with your vehicles. Parking App information: https://m.ppprk.com/park/. Anglers must all launch from this location. Anglers MUST check out with the EKFT committee once they return to shore for their own safety, whether it be by radio, phone or in person. Lines out at 3PM and the weigh in station at the Pavilion is open until 4pm.
Winners will be announced and given their prizes at the pavilion on 16th after the weigh in station closes at 4pm.
Make sure you read and understand the rules of the tournament: https://www.extremekayakfishingtournament.org/sailfish-rules.html#/
If you registered before December 15th you will get your Free tournament shirt at the kick off party or tournament from me directly, if you're interested in purchasing a tournament shirt you can pre order: https://www.extremekayakfishingtournament.org/shop.html#/ and they will be ready for pick up at the kick off party or tournament.
Good Luck to all extreme anglers and feel free to contact me with questions.