CASH PRIZES for the largest flounder caught in the annual Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce Flounder Tournament! Prize money: First place winner $500.00 plus a trophy! Second place largest flounder will win $300.00 and the third place largest flounder will win $100.00. Additional optional Calcutta Contest! Only $10 to enter and cash prizes to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd largest flounder, $10 to enter and cash prize to heaviest flounder, $5 to enter and cash prize to 12yrs and under Junior Angler caught that enters the Calcuttas. With over 250 anglers, last year’s first place winner took home almost $2,000!
The Annual Flounder Fishing Tournament is a relaxing, fun contest. Participants can fish from the shore, pier, private boat, flounder party boats or charter boats, really anywhere in Maryland & Delaware Coastal waters between 7:00AM and 3:00PM on the tournament day with the weigh in taking place at Pines Point Marina from 12 PM – 4PM. 869 Yacht Club Drive Ocean Pines, MD (Tournament excludes the Chesapeake Bay. Fish must be caught within 3 nautical miles of shore and inland waters to the Virginia state lines.)
The first 150 entries also receive a FREE T-Shirt! T-shirts will also be available for purchase at the OP Chamber office on Cathell Road or at the weigh-in the day of the tournament for $10
The weigh in is from 12:00PM – 4:00PM at Pines Point Marina 869 Yacht Club Dr. Ocean Pines, MD with the awards presented immediately after. Entrants can bring in legal sized flounder (16” or larger- up to 4 fish per angler) for weighing in. Anglers must be registered for the contest by Friday August 4th 2017 at 3pm to participate in the tournament on Saturday August 5th, 2017.
Entry forms are available at the Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce office 11031 Cathell Road Berlin, MD or you can now register on-line through our website: OceanPinesChamber.org. Just click on Events from the home page. Entry fee is $35 per person with discount for multiple fishermen. (2 or more $30 per person)
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Ocean Pines Chamber office: Phone: 410-641-5306 or E-Mail: info@OceanPinesChamber.org