- Lucky Marlin -

 

Lucky Marlin of the 2021/22 Season

 

BTW Company Ltd have kindly sponsored a $2,000 Cash prize for a ‘Lucky Marlin’ tagged or weighed Marlin of the 2021/22 Season – drawn from all Marlin caught by Club Members in the 2021/22 Season that meet these rules.

 

A photo of the fish must be submitted to NPSUC to enter (either weighed on the Gantry or their Tag photo). No photo no entry

 

General Rules

  • There is one prize only – a Drawn prize from eligible Marlin over the Season either Tagged or weighed meeting these rules. The more qualifying fish an angler catches, the more entries they receive into the draw.
  • The angler must be a paid up 2021-2022 NPSUC Full member prior to leaving the harbour. Associate and Day members do not qualify. There is no additional entry fee for Full members.
  • A photo of the fish must be submitted to NPSUC to enter (either weighed on the Gantry or their Tag photo) – this and fish details may be used by the Club including Website, Facebook etc. No photo no entry.
  • The Marlin must be caught within the NPSUC boundaries.
  • The Marlin must be caught under NZSFC Fishing Rules and Regulations.
  • Marlin weighed or a tag card must be presented to the NPSUC weighmaster meeting these rules (including photo (if tagged) and verified equipment).
  • Boats must leave from and return to Port Taranaki.

The Club’s decision/draw regarding the ‘Lucky Marlin’ will be final and no further discussion or correspondence will be entered into.

The prize will be presented to the winner by a BTW Company Representative, with details including photos of the winning Angler and Marlin to be posted on the club’s website and Facebook page. By receiving the prize you consent to the sharing of the Catch details including Angler within the wider community.

For tagged marlin the following additional rules apply:

  • The angler must supply the weighmaster and the club a clear photo of the marlin showing the tag, the photo must be date stamped.
  • Photos of any tagged Marlin must be forwarded to: npsucmarketing@xtra.co.nz
  • All equipment used to catch the Marlin must be presented to an official NPSUC weighmaster to verify compliance.

For weighed marlin the following additional rules apply:

  • For clarity, the marlin must be a minimum weight of 90 kg’s.