|» Aug 31 - Sept 01, 2013 4th Annual Vancouver Island Salmon Classic
in Sooke, BC at Sooke Harbour Resort & Marina.
The 4th Annual Vancouver Island Salmon Classic Derby will be taking place on August 31st and September 1st, 2013, attracting anglers from all over the world to fish in one of North Americaís most fertile fishing grounds. Sign up now for your chance to fish and win up to $38,400!
This year the competition will be open to a maximum of just forty teams so make sure to sign up early. The entry fee is $2,500 per team, thatís just $625 per person for a team of four! The balance of the entry fee for all teams is payable by July 1st.
There will be a calcutta, raffle and 50/50 draw at the derby. Proceeds will be donated to a local charity focused on the protection and enhancement of the local salmon fishery (charity yet to be announced).
Sooke Harbour Resort & Marina is committed to supporting the local fishery. As in previous years a donation will be made on the last day of the event to a local salmon habitat charity. Last year we donated $1,140 to the Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society. Our work with the local hatchery and restoration groups will help to ensure that the Salmon populations are not overfished and will thrive for the future generations to enjoy.
The Sooke Harbour Resort & Marina is proud to be hosting this exciting event for the fourth year and will be offering accommodation to contestants at preferential rates. The Resort is an oceanfront property offering luxury accommodation in 2 and 3 bedroom executive style townhomes, where you can enjoy the activities that the Sooke Basin has to offer year round! The Resort is located at 6971 West Coast Road, Sooke BC and the toll free number is 1-866-616-3236. Call today to book your vacation at this beautiful seaside resort which is located just 35 minutes from Victoria, British Columbia and 45 minutes from the International Airport.
So, get your fishing team together and remember: sign up by February 28th to receive that $200 discount and ensure your teamsí chance to win up to $38,400!
To enter please contact Nigel Keatley, General Manager, by phone at 1-250-664-6715 or via email to email@example.com. You can also get more information and enter by contacting the Resort at 1-866-626-3236, email firstname.lastname@example.org or by coming to see us in person between 9am and 6pm daily.
The Vancouver Island Classic is a world-class event, which will be unforgettable for the lucky few that choose to participate!