D&R Sports Center's
2016 BIG FISH CONTEST
D&R Sports Center’s Big Fish Contest begins Saturday, April 30th and runs through Monday, September 5th.
- There is NO entry fee!
- Anglers 17 years old and up must have a valid fishing license
- All entries must be caught within 50 miles of Kalamazoo
- NO private pond or private lake entries allowed
- NO FROZEN FISH will be accepted
- Anglers may enter a total of three fish per day for the contest
- Fish that are still alive or on ice can be entered
Standings will be determined by: Length + Girth = Total Points.
Tie-breakers will be determined by weight.
Thirteen different species of fish may be entered in the contest:
- Rainbow trout/steelhead
- Brown trout
- Brook trout
- Lake trout
- Largemouth bass
- Smallmouth bass
- Northern pike
D&R Sports Center is the ONLY official weigh-in station.
The top three entries in each category will be posted in the standings each week
At the close of the contest, entries in first, second and third place will receive a gift card for D&R Sports Center.
1st Place: $25 D&R Sports Center Gift Card
2nd Place: $20 D&R Sports Center Gift Card
3rd Place: $15 D&R Sports Center Gift Card
One Grand Prize will be awarded based on a random drawing from all entries at the end of the contest. ALL ENTRIES, even those that did not make the standings, will have a chance at the Grand Prize.
Grand Prize: $100 D&R Sports Center Gift Card
Good luck anglers!