Lancaster Chapter Frog Gigging Tournament – Event Info

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July 22nd-23rd, 2016

Tournament Venue: Don Deas Farm

3591 Pageland Highway

Lancaster, SC 29720

Contact:   Robbie – 803-246-5743 or Don – 803-320-1023


The Lancaster Chapter of the South Carolina Waterfowl Association is gearing up for their 2nd Annual Frog Gigging Tournament.

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Check in starts July 22nd at 5:30pm through 7:30pm. There is a mandatory team meeting from 7:30pm to 8:00pm. The tournament starts at 8:00pm sharp and weigh-in will be at 8:00am the next morning on July 23rd. You can also preregister at Dixie Food Mart.

Raffles and Prizes include; Coolers, Guns, and Cash.

Entry Fee is $50.00 per two person team.

1st through 3rd place prizes on 20 Heaviest Frogs

Big Frog Cash Pot

GIGS ONLY! No Shooting Frogs!

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Official Rules for the Frog Gig

1) Dates and Times

  1. Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. and continue to 7:30 p.m. on Friday evening, July 22, 2016
  2. Teams that have preregistered must be checked in by 7:30 p.m.
  3. A mandatory meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. the team captain must be present.
  4. Weigh in time will be at 8 a.m. on Saturday morning July 23, 2016.

2) Tackle and Equipment

  1. Frogs may be taken with gig or by hand only!
  2. Frogs taken alive and without breaking the skin may be culled in favor of larger frogs.
  3. No firearms allowed!
  4. Frogs will be checked for lead or other fillers to make weight heavier.

3) Location

  1. Teams may take frogs within a 100 mile radius of the tournament weigh-in location.
  2. Teams must have written permission to take frogs from private land.
  3. Teams must possess valid hunting and fishing license as required by state law.

 

4) Prizes

  1. Biggest frog by weight.
  2. Total weight of 20 frogs.
  3. Total weight of frogs will have 1st through 3rd place prizes.
  4. No cheating! Frogs will be checked for bullet holes and anything illegal to make the frog heavy such as lead, corn, wheat. Stuffing a frog so to speak
  5. SCDNR will be at check-in and team meeting.
  6. Cheating of any kind will not be tolerated.

5) Venue: Don Deas Farm – 3591 Pageland Hwy – Lancaster, S.C. 29720

6) Contacts

Robbie Boone (803)246-5743

Don Deas (803) 320-1023

Chad Channel (803)385-8400

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