Kayakfishing

Kayak Fishing in the lagoon of Orbetello


All set for the second edition of the Sea Bass Challenge, Fishing from the canoe dedicated to target sea bass in the picturesque lagoon of Orbetello.


BRANZINO “The Challenge”, whose exclusive logo was designed in part by art work Elia Cuccuru and graphically stylized art designer Nemo Bottari, It is the most important international fishing competition at Bass, Lure, which takes place competing in kayak.

Sponsored by the City of Orbetello, è ideata da Insidefishing e realizzata in collaborazione con Galaxy Kayaks, vanta uno specifico format organizzativo strutturato su due giornate di pesca e una chiara vocazione al no-kill, by imposing the mandatory release of fish and based on the catch certification by checking the length of the photographic image taken directly from the participant.

Location of excellence for this first edition is the Orbetello lagoon, a unique environment where the massive sea bass presence is ensured by careful management style in the reservoir so as to feel it the most popular destination in Italy for catching this predator.

The individual ranking, which will award the title of Champion, It is also flanked by a team classification which will reward the best team; thanks to the synergy with event partners, The Bass Challenge will boast high-stakes with, up for grabs, an overall economic value of the prize pool of over 15.000 euro.

The challenge starts now with Sea Bass! Take part in the competition and you could be the next Champion!

Thursday, 3 may

  • 15.00ricevimento hours by the sponsors / partners in operating and hauling the kayaks (at the Rowing Club of Orbetello located in Via Guglielmo Marconi inside the Park Cruises) to drain, preparation, positioning and installation of equipment.

 

Friday 4 may

  • from 9.00 at 12.00 and from 15.00 20.00accoglienza to competitors, day team, the sponsors / partners, and media at the info desk (**) in the lobby of the Park Hotel Residence, located at Avenue Blood Donors 1 -Orbetello-, for logging operations, delivery of gadgets, and race equipment (Table centimeter measure fish, identification number for kayaking, card -tags- recognition for photo the catch certification, and identification bracelet for competitor);
  • from 11.00 14.00scarico of the equipment by competitors (kayak and equipment) presso l’area del Circolo Canottieri di Orbetello e preparazione delle proprie dotazioni, with inspection by the organizers for safety;
  • from 14.30 the optional 18.30ricognizione the race with kayaking owned by or assigned to hire (complete ban on fishing);
  • hours 21.00cena gala at the restaurant I Pescatori located in G. Leopardi 14 -Orbetello-.

 

Saturday 5 may

  • 6.00convocazione hours and gathering of competitors at the Rowing Club area of ​​Orbetello (point of hauling the kayaks) for the preparation of equipment; Inspection by the organizers to check the suitability of the purposes of the safety equipment;
  • hours 7.00

briefing for indication and illustration pre-race activities;

  • from 8.00 all 15:00

1° race session limited the mirror of the Eastern lagoon (***);

  • from 10.00 the exhibition and demonstration 18.30attività organized by the sponsors / partners;
  • hours 15.30esposizione provisional standings of the 1st race session.

 

Sunday 6 may

  • 6.00convocazione hours and gathering of competitors at the Rowing Club area of ​​Orbetello (point of hauling the kayaks) for the preparation of equipment; Inspection by the organizers to check the suitability of the purposes of the safety equipment;
  • hours 7.00

briefing for indication and illustration pre-race activities;

  • from 8.00 at 15.00

2° race session limited the mirror of the West Lagoon (***);

  • from 10.00 the exhibition and demonstration 16.00attività organized by the sponsors / partners;
  • hours 15.30esposizione final ranking with the sum of the results of the 1st and 2nd race session;
  • 17.00cerimonia closing hours of the event and institutional awards, the presence of authorities, Rowing at the area.

 

 

(**) The information desk will respect the following opening hours:

  • Friday 4 may > from 9.00 at 12.00 / from 15.00 at 20.00
  • Saturday 5 may > from 10.00 at 12.00 / from 16.00 at 20.00
  • Sunday 6 may > from 10.00 at 12.00

 

(***) fields race

  • The organizers reserve the right at its sole discretion, according to a possible large number of competitors, to modify the allocation of competitors in race tracks providing two groups, randomly drawn, who will compete in the two mirrors of water of the lagoons to swap the positions the second day of competition.




of Naturaestrema.it team 5 May 2016