FAQ

FAQ

Q. What is the cost to enter the tournament?
A. The cost to enter the tournament depends on whether you enter flounder only, bluefish only or both. See entry fee for details.
 
Q. How much does each angler pay to enter the tournament?
A. Depends on what category you enter and how many anglers participate.  Here is an example of entering all categories with a 6 woman crew

Entry Fee $500.
Captain shirt  $15.
Mate shirt $15.
Captain dinner ticket $45.
Mate dinner ticket $45.
First mate tip $100.
Total cost $720.
Total per angler $120.
 
Q. What about lunches, beverages and snacks for the boat?
A. Usually the anglers pick a team captain among themselves who is responsible for collecting the money, contact information and purchasing the food. Lunches for the boat captain and first mate are ordinarily supplied by the anglers.
 
Q. What do I wear / bring on fishing day?
A. Sunscreen, rain jacket, towels, bathing suit and shorts. Depending on the weather it is a fun day on the water and in the sun!
 
Q. Who pays for the fuel if I am not on my own boat?
A. Check with your captain. Some supply it. Otherwise it is the anglers responsibility.
 
Q. Do I need to bring a fishing rod or any other fishing equipment?
A. No. The boat captain supplies all material necessary to fish. Check with him about bringing ice.
 
Q. How long does the banquet last?
A. Cocktails begin at 5:00 p.m. with dinner following at 6:30 p.m. The event consists of the check presentation, tournament awards, door prizes, auction and raffle winners. The event ends approximately at 10:30 p.m.
 
Q. Can I buy extra tickets?
A. Yes! They are $45.00 each. The angler usually pays for the captain and the first mate’s tickets. Spouses, family and friends, are welcome. Tickets must be purchased by the close of the captains’ meeting (NO EXCEPTIONS)
 
Q. What are the seating arrangements at the banquet?
A. Tables of various sizes on a first come, first serve basis.
 
Q. I would like to fish but I need a boat. Who do I call?
A. Contact one of our members. Kim Kirk, President (609) 412-0641 or Susie Buzby, Vice President (609)432-7758.
 
Q. I have a boat but need anglers. Who do I contact if I want to donate my boat?
A. Contact one of our members. Kim Kirk, President (609) 412-0641 or Susie Buzby, Vice President (609)432-7758.
 
Q. How can I volunteer to help LIBT, donate a prize, and / or to become a sponsor?
A. Contact one of our members. Kim Kirk, President (609) 412-0641, Susie Buzby, Vice President (609)432-7758 or Danielle Brooks (609) 513-3333. Or send an email to FishLIBT@hotmail.com
 
Q. Can I preregister?
A. Yes preregistering is encouraged. Entries postmarked on or before by May 15th are entered into a $300 Visa drawing to be held at the Captain’s meeting. Contact one of our members. Kim Kirk, President (609) 412-0641 or Susie Buzby, Vice President (609)432-7758.
 
Q. Who do I contact if I have questions or need more information?
A. Contact one of our members. Kim Kirk, President (609) 412-0641 or Susie Buzby, Vice President (609)432-7758. Email us at FishLIBT@hotmail.com or visit our website www.FishLIBT.com