Waterman's Journal

Sep 01, 2016 | Brandon Cotton

The Rockstar! Offshore Tournament presented by PELAGIC

PELAGIC ROCKSTAR! Offshore Tournament

What : TOURNAMENT * CONCERT * PARTY | When: JANUARY 12-14, 2017 | Where: MARINA PEZ VELA - QUEPOS, COSTA RICA | Cost: $3,000 GENERAL ENTRY | All-In: $10,500

Target Species: Blue Marlin, Black Marlin, Striped Marlin, Sailfish, Tuna, Dorado, Wahoo

The Rockstar! Offshore Tournament presented by PELAGIC is a team event with cash, prizes, and awards estimated to over $100,000. Labeled as “Costa Rica’s Funnest Big Game Fishing Event”, The Rockstar! features multiple marina-side bashes, a knock-your-socks-off rock ‘n roll band, and offshore tournament extravaganza. You bring your crew, we bring the fun – so join us this January in Costa Rica for an experience you don’t want to miss. Fish all day, party all night… If you dare!

General Tournament Rules: There are four (4) divisions: Billfish Release, Tuna, Dorado, Wahoo. Awards will be presented to teams and anglers for their performance in releasing the most aggregate billfish points (sailfish, blue marlin, black marlin, striped marlin) and/or weighing the heaviest two-fish total of each gamefish species (tuna, wahoo, dorado) during the two-day tournament. (Friday, January 13th & Saturday, January 14th).

Early Bird Registration: SAVE $500 BY REGISTERING BEFORE DECEMBER 1st! All teams submitting completed registration forms and payment before December 1st, 2016 will receive a $500 discount off general entry, plus a FREE GIFT SET which includes a Jacket and Official Tournament Apparel Package! Rockstar Offshore Tournament Merchandise

Schedule of Events:

Thursday, January 12th - Event Kick-Off

Team Check-In/Registration (3:00 – 6:00pm: iFish Office)

Captain’s Meeting/Happy Hour (5:30 – 7:00pm: Rockstar! Tournament Village)

Kick-Off Party Extravaganza/Concert – Ben Orton & The Howlers (7:00 – 10:00pm)

Friday, January 13th - Day 1 Tournament

Tournament Procession Departing Marina Pez Vela (6:30am)

All Teams/Boats Staged at Starting Line (6:45am)

Mandatory Shotgun Start (7:00am)

Day 1 Tournament (Lines In: 7:00am | Lines Out: 3:00pm)

Scales Open (3:00pm) | Scales Close (6:00pm)

Weigh-In/Documentation (3:00 – 6:00pm: Tournament HQ)

Docktail Party/Concert – The Wetbacks (4:30 – 6:30pm)

Saturday, January 14th - Day 2 Tournament

Tournament Procession Departing Marina Pez Vela (6:30am)

All Teams/Boats Staged at Starting Line (6:45am)

Mandatory Shotgun Start (7:00am)

Day 2 Tournament (Lines In: 7:00am | Lines Out: 3:00pm)

Scales Open (3:00pm) | Scales Close (6:00pm)

Weigh-In/Documentation (3:00 – 6:00pm: Tournament HQ)

Award’s Ceremony/Farewell Bash/Concert – Mustang 65 (7:00 – 10:00pm)

Download full tournament rules & info kit, charter info, and team registration forms by clicking the links below... We hope to see you in COSTA RICA!

GENERAL EVENT INFORMATION

REGISTRATION FORM

OFFICIAL RULES KIT

Have further questions? Please send an email [re: Rockstar! Offshore Tournament] and one of our Tournament Officials will contact you shortly.

US Contact: colin@pelagicgear.com | Costa Rica Contact: jerry@ifishquepos.com

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Five (5) species to target during The Rockstar! Offshore Tournament presented by PELAGIC...

Sailfish Sailfish_PELAGIC Rockstar Offshore Tournament_Costa Rica

Tuna Yellowfin Tuna_PELAGIC Rockstar Offshore Tournament_Costa Rica

Marlin - Blue, Black, and Striped Blue Marlin_PELAGIC Rockstar Offshore Tournament_Costa Rica

Dorado (AKA Mahi Mahi or Dolphinfish) Dorado_PELAGIC Rockstar Offshore Tournament_Costa Rica

Wahoo Wahoo_PELAGIC Rockstar Offshore Tournament_Costa Rica