29th Annual Surf Fishing Tournament
Hatteras, NC - April 27-28, 2013
24 Hour Tournament
Sponsored by the 4 PLUS
Four Wheel Drive Club
Drawings for door prizes will be held Saturday at the tournament meeting and Sunday at the weigh-in. You must be present to win. Entries postmarked by April 6 will receive a free T-shirt at the tournament meeting. All mail in registration must be received no later than Fri., April 20. For more information on regulations requiring North Carolina saltwater fishing licenses, visit www.ncwildlife.org, the online website for the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.
Tournament Rules and Regulations
Tournament meeting starts promptly at 7 a.m., April 27, at the Fessenden Center, behind Dillon’s Corner in Buxton. Tournament starts following meeting. This is an individual surf fishing tournament only! No help in fishing except for gaffing a fish. Your feet must be in the sand. You must fish with rod and reel. No nets! Boundaries are from North Beach at Oregon Inlet to South Beach of Ocracoke with the exceptions of ½ mile north and ½ mile south of Buxton Point and all inlets.
Weigh-in will be at the Fessenden Center on April 28. You must register with an official at weigh-In no later than 8 a.m. Any discrepancies must be registered with the judges prior to the 8 a.m. cutoff. All decisions made by the three (3) judges are final. 4 Plus reserves the right to inspect all fish.
We will abide by the limitations of the North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries and the rules and regulations enforced by the National Park Service. 4 Plus will not weigh or record any illegal fish. All fish must be weighed and recorded by a tournament official or by a tournament designated weigh station.
Any violation of tournament rules listed above will disqualify the offending fisherman. Be on time to all meetings. Tournament officials will monitor CB Channel 4. If you have any questions, call Ron Boyd (804) 755-7557 or Richard Humlan (804) 776-0030. For registration confirmation, call Marty Childress (804) 394-3391.
Prizes: You can win in only one category!
The members of 4 PLUS Four Wheel Drive Club all share one thing in common, a love for 4wheeling and the enjoyment the outdoors. Whether it is fishing, hunting, trail riding, camping or just plain socializing, it is always done with respect for our surroundings.
For the past 28 years we have hosted a 24hr Surf Fishing Tournament on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. The proceeds of this tournament have allowed us to make donations to many organizations in the Cape Hatteras area including schools, fire and rescue, community centers, youth sports and many others.
We are also FIRM supporters of the OBPA in all of its efforts to KEEP THE BEACHES OPEN!