2016 Tournament Awards

Early Bird Award

$1000 worth of Tuna Challenge “Progressive” Raffle Tickets


Charter Boat Division Individual Anglers

1st Place

Penn Fathom FTH 30LD2 reel & Okuma SCT-C-701H rod


Juniors Division

11 Years Old & Under

1st Place

Daiwa Sealine-X 20SHA reel and matching rod & a pair of Xtratuf boots

2nd Place

Lews TS1SMG BaitCaster reel & Okuma SDS-C-701MH rod & a pair of Xtratuf boots

3rd Place

Pair of Xtratuf boots


Juniors Division

12-15 Years Old

1st Place

Daiwa Sealine-X 20SHA reel and matching rod & a pair of Xtratuf boots

2nd Place

Shimano Caius 150 reel & Shimano TDR-70MBH rod & a pair of Xtratuf boots

3rd Place

Pair of Xtratuf boots


Largest Dorado

Torium 20HG reel


Largest Yellowtail

Torium 20HG reel


High Lady Angler

$500 Nordstrom Gift Certificate


Small Boat Division

Individual Anglers

1st Place

5 Day/4 Night stay for 2 @ any Van Wormer Resort (East Cape) with 1 Day Standard Cruiser Fishing

2nd Place

Shimano Tiagra 30W LRS-A reel & Seeker BSC6455XH-5 rod

3rd Place

Accurate Fury FX2-500GS 2-speed reel & Seeker BSC670-7 rod

4th Place

Avet LX 6/3 2-speed reel

5th Place

Fishing Rod


Large Boat Division

Individual Anglers

1st Place

5 Day/4 Night stay for 2 @ any Van Wormer Resort (East Cape) with 1 Day Standard Cruiser Fishing

2nd Place

Shimano Tiagra 30W LRS-A reel & Seeker BSC6455XH-5 rod

3rd Place

Accurate Fury FX2-500GS 2-speed reel & Seeker BSC670-7 rod

4th Place

Avet LX 6/3 2-speed reel

5th Place

Fishing Rod


Richard Thomas Memorial Top Angler Award

6 Day/5 Night stay for 1 (one) with 3 days of fishing at Grand Alaska Lodge


Small Boat & Large Boat Division Team Winners

Tuna Challenge 2016 Embroidered Championship Jackets to each Winning Team Member (up to 10) & a one year subscription to Fish Dope to the Winning Captain of each Division


Top Boat Award

Presentation of the High Boat Tuna Challenge Trophy to the Overall Highest Scoring Boat Team (4 fish)


Top Club Award

Acknowledgement of the High Club Tuna Challenge Award to the Club with the Most Total Points of their Three Highest Scoring Boats (4 fish each)


TOURNAMENT PRIZE SPONSORS
Grand Alaska Lodge
Van Wormer Resorts
Fisherman’s Landing Tackle Shop
Izorline International, Inc.
Friends of Tuna Challenge

Raffle Prizes

Raffle prizes this year include fishing gear, boat equipment and fishing tackle, dinners, beauty and spa gifts, hotel stays, artwork, and more.


All prizes are subject to change.

Important 2016 Dates

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ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED!

Check back later for information on our 2017 event


2016 Tournament Entry Forms


2016
Grand Raffle Prize

Mazda 3 iTouring Mazda CX-3 Mazda 6 Mazda CX-5

A New Mazda vehicle with
SKYACTIV® Technology

Provided by your local
San Diego Mazda dealers
Won by Joe Nunez!


Volunteers Needed

Every year Tuna Challenge is made possible with the support of generous volunteers, from the awards banquet and fileting fish to collecting donations and much, much more. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer then please contact Gary Morris.