The Grand Lagoon National, being held on August 20-24 has formed Party Boat rules to allow fishing enthusiasts to compete for cash awards during the tournament. Prizes will be awarded for party boats that surrender the heaviest Gag Grouper, Red Grouper, Trigger Fish, Vermilion Snapper or Amberjack.
The entry fee for the first day will be $100 and $75 for each additional day.
There will be two Classes of competition with both classes to be subject to the rules and regulations of the Party Boat Division. The first class is anglers that go on an 8 hour fishing trip and the second class is those that go on a fishing trip less than 8 hours.
Cash awards will go to first and second place weights with 70% of the total first day fees and 85% of total multiple day fees being used for the awards. First place will receive 13% and second place will receive 7%.
For a complete list of rules and regulations, click here.