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2018 Tuna Masters Alaçatı 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, October 5th; and Friday, October 6th 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.

4th October Thursday

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

 

5th October Friday

09.00-15.00 Arrival of the boats and settlement in the marina

15.00-17.00 Competition entries

17.00-19.00 Mandatory Skippers meeting

Explanation of the competition rules and introduction of competition area

 

6th October Saturday

07.00 Departure from the Marina

15.30* Lines Out

17.00** Weigh station closing time

18.00 Announcement of the Referee judgments.

 

7th October Sunday

07.00 Departure from the Marina

15.30* Lines Out

17.00** Weigh station closing time

19.00 Announcement of the Referee judgments.

19.30 Award ceremony and celebration dinner


*In case of a fish caught before 15.30, the competitor has the right to resume fishing until he wins or loses that particular fish on condition that he informs the referee board, as required.  During this period, no other fishing activity can be exercised.

**On the basis of the above situation, the competition can be extended for the boat in question maximum 45 min., and the closing time for the weigh station can be extended only for that particular boat following the approval of the referees.