Let’s Go Fishing!

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Let’s Go Fishing!

Saturday, June 19, 2021 to Sunday, June 20, 2021
OPEN
| Fishing Tournament
Target Sub-species: 
Sun Fish - Bluegill
Crappie - Crappie (all)
Walleye - Walleye
Bass - Small Mouth Bass
Musky - Musky / Muskellunge
Other - Other Fish
Phone:

Dennis Knowles
President
The Fishing Foundation
(216) 337-8891

Scott Denamen
Ohio Department of Natural Resources
(330) 802-2465


Email:

Dennis Knowles
President
The Fishing Foundation
dennis@empllc.net

Scott Denamen
Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Scott.Denamen@dnr.ohio.gov




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Let’s Go Fishing!
In the State of Ohio

Father’s Day Weekend
Saturday, June 19 to Sunday, June 20, 2021


What better way to enjoy Father’s Day Weekend than fishing with a parent or guardian.

On Father’s Day weekend, June 19 - 20, 2021, The Fishing Foundation and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will celebrate Dads and the invaluable role that they play in the lives of children and families in a very special way by hosting “Let’s Go Fishing!”

This event is open to “teams” consisting of a parent or guardian and anyone 17 years and under. Parents and guardians must register themselves and all minor(s) to participate. This event is open to any resident in the State of Ohio during Father’s Day weekend, June 19 - 20.

Through this event, The Fishing Foundation and ODNR will strive to strengthen the connection between families and friends while emphasizing the important, unique and essential role that adults play in the lives of children and their community.

Over Father’s Day weekend in Ohio, fishing for all residents is free.

Let’s Go Fishing! is made possible thanks to the generous support of The Fishing Foundation and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

Scoring Guidelines:

Any participant 17 years old and under, who catches a fish of any species during the event and submits a picture of themselves, along with a parent or guardian in the photo holding the fish will receive credit for one fish caught. Contestants will received a maximum of five fish per day for 10 entries during the event.

Event begins Saturday, June 19 and ends Sunday, June 20 at midnight eastern standard time.

You may fish from the shore or boat.

All catches must be uploaded to the iAngler app during tournament hours.

Teams can upload a maximum of five fish per day, for a maximum of 10 entries throughout the event.

Teams will receive one credit/entry per fish.

Prizes:

At the conclusion of the event, the number of entries each team submits up to a maximum of 10 will be entered into a random drawing conducted by iAngler for a gift card of $100. Five winners will be selected.





$0 USD
Team Event
Min: 1 Angler
Max: 6 Angler


Any body of water within the State of Ohio, i.e., lake, pond, river


Tournament is over




Announcements

"Logging Your Catch" Instructional Video
3 months 2 weeks ago
Welcome to iAngler Tournament - Adding Your Photo to the Leaderboard
3 months 2 weeks ago

Events & Schedule

Fishing Begins

06/19/2021 12:00 AM

Fishing Ends

06/21/2021 12:00 AM

Prizes announced online

07/01/2021 12:00 PM

Gallery

Crew

Dennis Knowles
Director

Sponsors

Rules and RegulationsClick to Read

  

The event is open to teams consisting of anyone 17 years of age and under, and a parent or legal guardian. Parents or legal guardians must register themselves and youth team member(s). It is the responsibility of the parent or guardian to be knowledgeable of tournament rules. Parents or guardians with more than one child may register additional children on the same team.

All teams must download and complete the online iAngler application to participate. Registration is free to the first 25 teams to register. All others must pay a $5 fee to enter.

To receive credit for fish caught, each team must submit a phone or digital camera image of each single fish caught (any species) and both participants holding their fish. Teams will receive one credit for each photo entered up to a maximum of five per day. We encourage all participants to catch and release all fish.

A valid fishing license is not required during this event as Father’s Day weekend in the State of Ohio is free fishing for all residents.

Any participant 17 years old and under, who catches a fish of any species during the event and submits a picture of themselves, along with a parent or guardian in the photo holding the fish will receive credit for one fish caught. Contestants will received a maximum of five fish per day for 10 entries during the event.

Event begins Saturday, June 19 and ends Sunday, June 20 at midnight Eastern Standard Time.

You may fish from the shore or boat.

All catches must be uploaded to the iAngler app during tournament hours.

Teams can upload a maximum of five fish per day, for a maximum of 10 entries throughout the event. Teams will receive one credit/entry per fish.

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STATEMENT OF UNDERSTANDING FOR PARTICIPATION IN ACTIVITIES, TRIPS, MEETINGS, INSTRUCTION, PADDLING, FISHING, WADING in the "LET'S GO FISHING!" FISHING TOURNAMENT.

In consideration of my entry being accepted for participation in The Fishing Foundation sanctioned events, I do hereby state that I understand that the purpose of signing this document is to exempt and release The Fishing Foundation, its agents, its endorsers and sponsors, administrators, successors, and assigns, including their officers, directors, members, operators, representatives, agents, insurers, successors, and volunteers, from each and every action and claim for damages, in law in admiralty, or in equity, arising from my association, entry or participation in The Fishing Foundation event. And hold these entities harmless from any and all liabilities arising as a consequence of the following, or any other acts or omissions on their part, including but not limited to negligence. I understand that there are inherent risks involved with paddle sports, fishing, wading in the water and swimming including but not limited to perils of the sea & or waterways, act of the other participants & adverse sea & weather conditions & I hereby assume such risks. I certify that my physical condition and training are adequate to enable me to compete safely in The Fishing Foundation events, and I acknowledge that I am familiar with paddling and the risk associated and I will not hold The Fishing Foundation or their employees, agents, endorsers or other associated personnel or companies responsible if I am injured as a result of ANY problems (medical, accidental, or otherwise) which occur while paddling, fishing, or other wise participating in the contest. I am also aware of the risks associated with the weather conditions that prevail on water at any time of the year: varying water temperatures, strong currents, choppy waters and marine animals. I also understand that pleasure and fishing craft share the waters and may be a danger. I specifically acknowledge that I am aware of the risks in Boating & Fishing and agree to assume those risks. If I should suffer illness or injury during the event I realize that medical care must be summoned & treatment will be delayed until I can return to shore & or be transported to a proper care facility. I agree in advance to these conditions. If there is anything I have been told that I do not understand, I will immediately inform an official representative of the event. I authorize the officials of the event to use their discretion to have me transported to a medical facility and this Waiver and Release of Rights applies fully to such actions. I hereby grant full permission to any and all of the sponsors of this event or their representatives to use any photographs, motion pictures, video tapes, recordings or any other records of this event for any purpose whatever including commercial use. I UNDERSTAND I HAVE A DUTY TO EXERCISE REASONABLE CARE FOR MY OWN SAFETY & I AGREE TO DO SO. I will immediately stop if conditions are worse than those for which I have been trained or for which I have experienced. Neither, The Fishing Foundation nor its endorsers, employees, sponsors, nor agents have made any representations to me, implied or otherwise, that they can or will perform safe rescue or first aid. In the event I become distressed or call for first aid, I would like assistance and will not hold The Fishing Foundation their employees, volunteers or other competitors responsible for their actions in attempting the performance of rescue or first aid. I understand I have a duty to inspect the equipment I will be using; I will not hold anyone other than myself responsible for my failure to inspect my equipment. I understand that I am entering this event at my own risk and assume all risk of the hazards and dangers associated with this event. I understand that the event may not be cancelled or altered due to weather conditions. I agree to forever discharge and release The Fishing Foundation, its member(s), endorser(s), agent(s), owner(s), agent(s), volunteer(s), and sponsor(s) from any and all responsibility or liability for any and all injuries or damages. I agree NOT to make a claim against or sue any of the above parties for injuries or damages, whether they arise or result from any NEGLIGENCE, GROSS NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER LIABILITY. I further specifically agree, on behalf of myself, my heirs, & assigns to & indemnify & hold harmless the released parties for any & all causes of action arising as a consequence of any incidents which might occur as a consequence of my participation in any activities with or involving the released parties. I also agree that The Fishing Foundation and its sponsors can use photographs of the event, containing my image, for promotional purposes and my email address may be shared with tournament sponsors.

I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, AS WELL AS THE RULES OF THE CONTEST UNDERSTAND IT & AGREE TO BE BOUND BY IT FROM THE DATE OF MY SIGNATURE & FOREVER INTO THE FUTURE.