Tuna Masters Alaçatı 2024

Tournament Program

The program has been prepared so as to vary according to probable weather conditions.

The organization committee is entitled to be flexible in the program.

The 2 days when the actual fishing will take place during the tournament will be determined according to the days which offer the most favorable weather conditions among the total four-day program.

The final program will be published on the tournament website a week before the tournament.

When necessitated by weather conditions, boats will be informed 3 days before, at the latest, and all entrance to the marina may be shifted to Thursday, September 19th; and Friday, September 20th may be accepted as the first day of the tournament.  In this case, boats that fail to enter on Thursday will suffer a day loss.

19th September Thursday

09.00-18.00 Arrival of the boats and settlement in the marina

20th September Friday

09.00-17.00 Arrival of the boats and settlement in the marina

12.00-17.00 Competition entries

17.00-18.00 Mandatory Skippers meeting

Explanation of the competition rules and introduction of competition area

21th September Saturday

08.00 Start

14.00* Lines Out

16.00 Weigh station closing time

18.00 Happy Hour.

19.30 Announcement of the Referee judgments

22th September Sunday

08.00 Start

14.00* Lines Out

16.00** Weigh station closing time

18:00 Happy Hour

19.30 Announcement of the Referee judgments, Award Ceremony & Gala Dinner.

*In the case that a fish is hooked before 16.30, if the fight is continuing, the competitor has the right to an extension in order to continue the fight for an additional 45 minutes, provided the referee board is informed. The same extension is also applied to the Weigh Station Closing Time. No other fishing activity is allowed during this extension.