Gear up for GAM 1000 Angling Competition

2015-09-17 06:00

THE GAM 1000 marks three days of excitement in the Gamtoos Valley.

The 28th annual GAM 1000 Angling Competition will be hosted by the Gamtoos Angling Club at the Big Fish Camping Grounds on the Gamtoos River situated between Jeffreys Bay and Port Elizabeth from October 3 to 6. 2015. On Friday, October 2 there will be a before-party for all anglers to get to know each other.

The competition will be measure and release only, there will be no weighing.

Great prizes are up for grabs. The winner will walk away with R10 000, the runner-up with R5 000 and the angler placed third with R3 000.

All anglers must be entered prior the competition. The entry fee is R150 per angler and R100 for junior anglers. Entry tickets are available from Callie Bosch in Humansdorp at 082 925 7454, Big Fish from Deon at 083 226 5770 (Gamtoos), Vissermansvriend (De-spatch), Extreme Marine (Uitenhage), and at Commercial Marine and Stef’s Alcocks Fish Tackle, Hook, Line andamp; Sinker in Port Elizabeth.

For more information, contact competition organisers Joseph at 083 391 0498, Brandon at 074 558 3472 or Euruka at 082 828 2163

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