The 6th Hobie Fishing World Championship is an invitational event involving top kayak anglers from across the globe in three days of competition. Qualification for the event shall be determined through a competitive format, or by bid selection in each competing nation and by special invitation.
The 6th Hobie® Fishing World Championship is an invitational event involving the top kayak anglers from across the globe in three days of competition. Qualification for the event shall be determined through a competitive format, by bid selection in each competing nation, or by special invitation.
All contestants shall follow high standards of sportsmanship, courtesy and conservation and shall conduct themselves in a manner that is a credit to themselves, to Hobie, Hobie’s sponsors, the sport of fishing and Hobie’s efforts to promote the sport. Conduct not complying with these standards includes, but is not limited to, the following:
The legal lengths are as follows:
*Louisiana sets no minimum length for Flounder. 11in or 27.94cm shall be the minimum length for HFW6.
The Hobie Fishing World Championship may consist of two Navigation and Pre-Fish days, and three days of competition (Weather permitting).
In the event of a bad weather forecast, Pre-Fish days may become competition days.
Catch Photo Release (CPR)
Sample Measuring Board
a.Photo taken by angler assist (sample only)
b. Completed catch card (sample only)
c. Official Token (sample only)
Attendance at daily briefings is mandatory for all anglers. (See the event noticeboard for exact briefing times).
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