Tournament Rules

View Updated Rules on this registration form

  • A representative from each boat must be present at the Captain’s Meeting and submit entry tickets and waiver’s signed by each angler, a boat number will then be issued.
  • All fish must be caught on a boat by rod and reel.
  • All fish will be subject to inspection from the Weigh Master.
  • Any fish not pasing inspection will be disqualified.
  • Fishing will be at the captain’s discretion.
  • All anglers on boat must have an entrance ticket.
  • The winner will be determined by weight.
  • In case of a tie, the length will be used.
  • If a tie still exists, then the earliest weigh-in time between 3:00PM and 5:00PM will be used.
  • A tournament official will gather all weight receipts and the winners will be verified.
  • Prize money will be distributed at the Awards Dinner at the Cape May VFW.

Dinner Only tickets may be purchased at the door, $25.

Participants of the Striped Bass Tournament are guests of Cape May VFW.

419 Congress Street
Cape May, New Jersey 08204

Make checks payable to:

Brendan Borek High Tides Memorial Fund

Mail all checks and forms to:

Andrew J. Bulakowski
High Tides Tournament Coordinator
Carpenters Local 255
3300 S. White Horse Pike
Mullica, NJ 08037