2017 Upper Keys Lionfish Derby

Derby Schedule

Captain's Meeting: Friday, July 28th at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park (102601 Overseas Highway, Key Largo, FL)                                                                                                                      

5:30-6:30 pm: Late registration for those teams not yet registered                                                     

6:30-7:30 pm: Captain's Meeting                                                                                                         

Derby Day: Saturday, July 29th at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park                                     

Sunrise: Teams may begin collecting lionfish                                                                              

5:00 pm: All lionfish must be turned into the scoring station (John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park)       

~6:00-6:30 pm: Awards ceremony, raffle, public lionfish tastings, etc.                                          

***At least one team member per team must attend the mandatory Captain's Meeting, and all team members are encouraged to attend. The team captain must be one of the four participants in the derby, but does not need to be the captain of the boat. Safe collecting and handling techniques and derby rules will be reviewed. ***

Registration cost: $120.00 (2-4 people per team)

 

Design by Joanne Kidd, development by Ben Weintraub