2014 Green Turtle Cay Lionfish Derby Information

Derby Schedule

Captain's Meeting: Friday June 27th at The Green Turtle Club, Green Turtle Cay, Bahamas                        5:00-6:00 pm: Late registration for those teams not yet registered                                                      6:00-7:00 pm: Captain's Meeting

Derby: Satruday June 28th                                                                                                                    Sunrise: Teams may begin collecting lionfish.                                                                                         4:30 pm: All lionfish must be turned into the scoring station                                                                    4:30-6:00 pm: Scoring, demonstrations, and lionfish tastings. Open to the public.                                  7:00 pm: Awards dinner banquet.                                                                                                   

***Captain's Meeting is mandatory for the team captains, 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. Each team member must fill out and submit a Liability Waiver and Understanding of Risk Form. Be sure to bring forms to meeting (or fax to REEF (305)852-0301 or email to REEFHQ@REEF.org).***

Registration fee: $125.00 for Bahamian teams and $150.00 non-Bahamian teams. Registration fees include 2 banquet tickets, 2 drink tickets, and one pair of puncture resistant gloves per team.

 

 

 

 

 

Design by Joanne Kidd, development by Ben Weintraub