Discussion in 'Saltwater Fishing Forum' started by Poppa_D, Aug 13, 2018.

  1. Poppa_D

    Poppa_D New Member


    Tofino Resort + Marina is excited to host the first annual, Race for The Blue Tuna Shoot-Out, September 7-15th, 2018 and we want you to join us. Come experience the excitement of the blue water and Pacific albacore tuna fishing while supporting a sustainable fishery in B.C.’s rarely-visited offshore paradise.

    The event will begin the evening of September 7th, with a mandatory Captains’ meeting at Tofino Resort + Marina. On September 8th, the action kicks off as the Shoot-Out competitors race out into the great big Pacific blue for classis tuna frenzy and rare encounters with wildlife like sharks, sunfish and dolphins.

    The event features a $25,000 grand prize, based on a four-fish aggregate score, and the wrap-up party on the15th will feature live music and plenty of classic stories of the one that got away.

    Entry Fee: $1500 per boat

    Entry Fee Includes:

    Swag Bag & Team Jerseys (4 included)

    4 Tickets to the Thirsty Thursday Brewery Tour

    1 Captain’s ticket to the Awards & Wrap-Up Party

    *Additional tickets may be purchased for $75.00 CAD

    Register before August 8thto be entered to win a Tofino Resort + Marina Adventure Package, including airfare to and from Vancouver via Harbour Air, two nights stay in one of our king suites, dinner for two at the waterfront 1909 Kitchen, and an adventure tour for two in Clayoquot Sound.

    The following packages are available:

    Moorage Package

    $2100 CAD + taxes & gratuity includes entry fee, moorage (up to 30 feet) for the duration of the derby

    Moorage and breakfast package

    $2460 CAD + taxes & gratuityincludes entry fee, moorage (up to 30 feet) and to go breakfast and lunchesfor all fishing days

    Race for the Blue Package(based on one room for two guests)starts at

    $4450 CAD + taxes & gratuityincludes entry fee, moorage (up to 30 feet), accommodation and to gobreakfast and lunches for all fishing days

    Please contact Laura Morehouse, Manager of Adventure & Marine Operations, at lmorehouse@tofinoresortandmarina.com or 778.841.0186 

    Come experience the Pacific at its finest, out of sight from land with the vast blue below. Stay tuned for sponsors and tournament details via our social media channels on Instagram and Facebook.#RaceForTheBlue

    Please watch below link for a small teaser for the event.

  2. mikep

    mikep Well-Known Member

    Stoked to be in this tournament, Should be a great week of fishing.
  3. Junepare

    Junepare New Member

    How much spam is this tourney allowed?
  4. albernifisher

    albernifisher Well-Known Member

    As much as the bamfield one gets I guess...

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