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BY POPULAR DEMAND WE'RE BRINGING BACK A YEAR END CLASSIC CHAMPIONSHIP
WELCOME TO THE 2022 CLASSIC CHAMPIONSHIP AT:
LAKES ST. CLAIR/ERIE/DETROIT RIVER WEDNSDAY AND THURSDAY, OCTOBER THE 12th-13th Wind date FRIDAY October 14th
HOURS: DAY 1 Cancelled DAY 2 7:30-5:30 DAY 3 7:30-2:00
Wind date was utilized and Friday shortened due to weather.
OUT OF ELIZABETH PARK, TRENTON, MICHIGAN
HOSTED BY: THE BEST WESTERN WOODHAVEN INN
21700 WEST ROAD
WOODHAVEN, MICHIGAN 48183
FOR RESERVATIONS: 734-676-8000
DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO THE BEST WESTERN
DRIVING DIRECTIONS FROM COLUMBUS TO THE BEST WESTERN IN WOODHAVEN/TRENTON MICHIGAN
Two primary routes are available. Most direct is to take US Rt 23 north towards Findlay, Ohio merging onto I-75-N all the way to the West Rd. exit in Woodhaven/Trenton Michigan. At the light turn left to go to the Best Western clearly visible once you’ve tuned onto West Rd (turn right into the combined parking lots). (177 miles) 3 ½ hour drive.
WE WILL BE LAUNCHING OUT OF THE ELIZABETH PARK LAUNCH RAMP IN TRENTON, MICHIGAN.
Best Western is located on West Rd. Exit hotel lot and turn left onto West Rd. Follow West Rd. past (under) the I-75 interchange where you’ll start to merge to the right in preparation to turn right onto Allen Rd (south) merging toward the “fast lane” for a left turn onto Van Horn Rd taking it all the way where it dead ends into W. Jefferson Ave. Turn left onto W Jefferson and take it to Grosse Ile Pkwy where you’ll make a right turn. The entrance to the Park is on your left as you travel down Grosse Ile.
DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO THE LAUNCH RAMP
DIRECTIONS TO THE LAUNCH RAMP
CLASSIC CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFICATION
REFER TO THE 2021 TOURNAMENT RULES
FOR FURTHER CLARIFICATION.
1.) EACH TEAM MUST HAVE PAID FOR A MINIMUM OF SIX EVENTS AND FISHED AT LEAST 4 EVENTS. (ALLOW TWO BUY INN'S)
2.) ALTERNATES MAY NOT FISH IN THE CLASSIC, YOU MAY FISH ALONE IF YOUR PARTNER CAN NOT ATTEND.
3.) No pre meeting on Tuesday night. I cant get out of working so we will have a Pre Meeting available to you online soon.
4.) ALL CLASSIC QUALIFIER TEAMS WILL PAY THE CLASSIC FEE ($200.00) INCLUDING STAFF BOATS AND LAST YEARS TOY.
5.) CANADA WILL BE OPEN TO FISH AS LONG AS IT CONTINUES TO BE OPEN WITH NO OTHER HEALTH RESTRICTIONS ADDED. YOU WILL NEED A LISCENCE AND CANT TOUCH LAND, ANCHOR OR POLE DOWN.
6.) Remember no power loading your boats in Michigan and watch out for the wing dam directly in front of Elizabeth ramp!
1st Place Upthagrove-Blakely
10 Fish 49.44lbs
Day 1 1st Platinum pot $525.00
Day 2 2nd Platinum pot $315.00
BB Day 2 6.36 $350.00
AS OF 08/13/21
Entering Canadian Waters for Leisure Cruising
You can now enter Canada for leisure and touring, including pleasure fishing, sightseeing and other discretionary purposes (known as loop movements).
However, you must continuously remain on your boat while in Canadian waters not land in Canada nor make contact with another boat not moor or anchor while in Canadian waters
If at any point, you land on Canadian soil, come in contact with another boat or drop anchor, you will be required to report to the CBSA and if you’re eligible to enter Canada, you will become subject to all entry requirements including pre-arrival testing and submitting your mandatory information into ArriveCAN. Travellers engaged in transit or loop movements are not required to report to the CBSA.
ONTARIO CANADA FISHING LICENSE
ONLINE LICENSE APPLICATION CAN BE ACCOMPLISHED VIA ONTARIO'S ONLINE PORTAL. TEAMS SHOULD BE ADVISED THAT THEY WILL BE REQUIRED TO FIRST OBTAIN/PURCHASE AN ONTARIO OUTDOORS CARD
(CLICK CREATE WITH NEW OUTDOORS CARD)
NOTE: ONCE YOU'VE CREATED YOUR OUTDOORS CARD ($8.57) YOU'LL THEN BE ABLE TO SELECT YOUR 8-DAY NR SPORT FISHING LICENSE ($53.38)
WITH FEES, ETC., YOUR TOTAL WILL BE $70.00
WALPOLE ISLAND FISHING LICENSE
FOR THOSE PLANNING ON FISHING WITHIN THE CONFINES OF THE WALPOLE ISLAND FIRST NATION RESERVE YOUR ONLINE PROCESS WILL BE SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT. YOU'LL BE GOING THRU:
Boaters and anglers require a pleasure craft licence from Walpole Island First Nations (WIFN) as of June 1, if they want to stop in the south end of the St. Clair River.
2nd Place Godfrey-Lewis
10 Fish 49.26lbs
2nd Place $3,500.00
3rd Platinum Pot Day 1 $210.00
1st Platinum Pot Day 2 $525.00
2nd Big Bass Day 2 $150.00
Day 2 Biggest Bag 27.28 $500.00
3rd Place Bores-Uber
10 Fish 45.14 lbs
2nd Platinum Pot day 1 $315.00
4th Place Norman-Dalton
10 Fish 39.74lbs
5th Place Miller-Cooper
10 Fish 39.15lbs
2nd Day 3rd Place Platinum Pot $210.00
6th Place Pickrell-Wilson
10 Fish 35.22lbs
Day 1 2nd Big Bass 5.91 $150.00
7th Place Bear-Chevrier
10 Fish 34.94lbs
8th Place F Smith-M Smith
10 Fish 34.40lbs
1st Big Bass Day 1 6.15 $350.00
9th Place Kauth-Britt
10 Fish 34.14lbs
10th Place Levin-Mallory
10 Fish 32.73lbs
11th Place Roberts-Melsop
10 Fish 31.46lbs
11th $350.00 Gift Cards
12th Place Hiles-Helton
10 Fish 31.23lbs
12th $325.00 Gift Cards
13th Place Reese-Redwine
10 Fish 31.13lbs
13th $300.00 Gift Cards
14th Place Zolman-Nichols
10 Fish 30.82lbs
14th $250.00 Gift Cards
15 Place T Parrish-M Parrish
10 Fish 27.88lbs
15th $225.00 Gift Cards