Sunday, July 3, 2011

2011 Indian River Paddle Classic

Melbourne, Florida - The 2011 Indian River Paddle Classic has been scheduled for September 23rd and 24th. All proceeds collected from event registration fees and raffle tickets go to “Coastal Charities”.

Registration information and tournament rules can found on the Indian River Paddle Classic website or the Coastal Charities website

The mandatory captain’s meeting will be held at the Strike Zone store on New Haven Blvd. in Melbourne, Florida. During the Captain’s meeting refreshments will be served. A kayak fishing gear raffle will be held that night to rise additional for Coastal Charities. The tournament will be held on the 24th. The tournament is open to anyone 18 years of age or older. “Junior Anglers” are eligible to participate with a parent or legal guardian signature on the release form. Each entry fee includes rights to fish, post-tournament meal, 2 raffle tickets, t-shirt, and captain's bag.

Check-in will begin at 11am at The Lagoon House located at 3275 Dixie Highway NE, Palm Bay FL. Check in will be accepted for all anglers in line at the Lagoon House by 3:00pm. All competitors must check-in with their cameras by 3pm to be eligible for prizes. At check in you must indicate whether or not you are submitting your camera for review and fill out a scoring sheet. The post-tournament banquet, raffles, and awards ceremonies will begin at 4:00pm.

For further information please contact Robert J. Wiebel, Indian River Paddle Classic Organizing Committee at 4690 Decatur Circle, Melbourne, Florida 32934, 321-610-4885 or by email at

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