Tyler Rod & Gun Club Catfish Tournament, Sept 2, 8 PM – Sept 3, 8 AM

Tyler Rod and Gun Club
Catfish Tournament Rules

  • Boundaries:  From New Martinsville Dam south to Willow Island Dam and anywhere in Middle Island Creek.
  • All fishermen must comply with all Federal and State fishing regulations.
  • Any legal natural or artificial bait will be allowed.
  • Catfish must be at least 14” long to be weighed.            
  • All fish weighed in must be caught by rod and reel during tournament hours.  No snagging, jugging, trot lines, etc…
  • In case of a tie the team/person with the longest measured fish will be declared the winner.
  • No refunds will be given.
  • No late weigh-ins will be allowed!  Late arrivals will be disqualified, no exceptions!
  • $20 per team entry fee.  Individuals may enter for $10.  12 years old and under $5.
  • Fish must be alive to be weighed, no dead fish will be weighed.  Fish will be released after weigh-in.
  • Arguing or fighting will not be tolerated.
  • Pay out for winners will be 1st place – 60%.  2nd place – 30%.  3rd place – 10%.
  • A maximum of four fish will be weighed.
  • Additional smallest and biggest fish purses may be entered for $5 each and will paid out in full.

Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Tyler Rod and Gun Club.  Club is 5.5 miles from Route 2 in Friendly.  Located at Little, WV near Hissam’s Cabins.  Tournament will run from 8:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Fish must be weighed in before 9:00 a.m.  

 For information on the Tyler Rod & Gun Club or the Catfish Tournament, you can email us at trgc2016@gmail.com or visit our FaceBook page at www.facebook.com/tylerrodandgunclub/ .


Have fun and be safe

Rules subject to be reviewed and revised as necessary


155 Shiloh Rd.

Friendly, WV 26146