The Wayne County Grand Slam Tournament August 20 and 21 at Jaycee Fair Grounds. Registration - $75 per angler; minimum registration $150 per boat. Fish for catfish, pan fish, mud fish, largemouth bass, and/or gar. Each team will weigh in 3 of the 5 species of fish for an aggregate weight to determine tournament winners.
Grand Slam 1st Place - $2000 2nd Place - $1000 3rd Place - $500
Separate Mullet category - based on minimum of 100 entries; team weigh-in of heaviest five mullet.
Fishermen can fish anywhere on the Altamaha and its tributaries they have legal permission to fish. For this tournament only, one bush hook is allowed for each person in the boat with the hooks clearly tagged and removed prior to weigh-in.
Event details and schedule
Children under 16 fish free. Additional prizes and categories.
Biggest individual fish of each species by weight - $250 Biggest overall fish caught by a child - $100 Biggest overall fish caught by a female - $100 Team with heaviest FIVE mullet - $500 (based on minimum 100 entries)
Non Catfish Species
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