Prizing

Florida Freshwater Angler Recognition Program Prizing

TrophyCatch Prizing | TrophyCatch Sponsors | Big Catch Prizing | State Record Prizing | Weekly Winners

Everyone who registers in the TrophyCatch program is automatically registered in a drawing for a Phoenix 619 Pro bass boatand trailer, powered by a 200 hp Mercury outboard and MotorCraft trolling motor, which will be drawn for in October 2014.*

TrophyCatch Lunker bass

To be eligible for any Florida Freshwater Angler Recognition Prizing, anglers must comply with all appropriate rules. Advance registration will help ensure you understand the rules, stay up-to-date with angler recognition program updates and have the proper equipment (scale, measuring tape and camera) to document your catch when you go fishing. Note: Neither the FWC nor the State of Florida endorse any individual company, and each company is solely responsible for their products/services and fulfillment of any offers. State laws prohibit false claims or fraud when claiming prizes. FWC employees including OPS are not eligible to win prizes other than picture and certificate level recognition.

Lunker Club (8-9.99 pounds) - $100 plus in value

TrophyCatch Lunker bass

  • Requirements: Photo documentation of ENTIRE bass (head to tail) on scale with weight clearly legible + TrophyCatch application + Bass must be released.
  • Competition: Year-round. Begins October 1, 2013 through September 30, 2014.
  • Reward: $100 worth of gift cards (Bass Pro Shops, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and/or Rapala) + Customized Bass King T-shirt + Discounts for Sportsman on Canvas and other prizes + Entered into drawings for gift cards from Bass Pro Shops and Dick's Sporting Goods + TrophyCatch certificate + Exclusive TrophyCatch Lunker Club window decal.

Trophy Club (10-12.99 pounds) - $150 plus in value

TrophyCatch Trophy bass

  • Requirements: Same as Lunker Club requirements (above).
  • Competition: Year-round. Begins October 1, 2013 through September 30, 2014.
  • Reward: $150 worth of gift cards (Bass Pro Shops, Dick's Sporting Goods, and/or Rapala) + Long-sleeved Bass King shirt + Discounts for Sportsman on Canvas and other prizes + Entered into a drawing for fishing trips + TrophyCatch certificate + Exclusive TrophyCatch Trophy Club window decal.

Hall of Fame Club (13 pounds or greater) - $1,000 plus in value

TrophyCatch Hall Of Fame bass

  • Requirements: Same as Lunker Club requirements (above).
  • Competition: Year-round. Begins October 1, 2013 through September 30, 2014.
  • Reward: Free fiberglass replica mount ($500 value) + $200 worth of gift cards (Bass Pro Shops, Dick's Sporting Goods and Rapala) + Bass King duffle bag with customized hoody, shirt, hat + A Glen Lau DVD + Honored at annual rewards event + Name entered into Florida Bass Hall of Fame at Florida Bass Conservation Center + Entered into drawing for fishing trip with Peter Miller (Bass2Billfish) + TrophyCatch certificate + Exclusive TrophyCatch Hall of Fame Club window decal + Additional prizing to be determined.

Bass graphics by Duane Raver, Jr.

Heaviest bass of the year will earn the TrophyCatch ring!

The exclusive TrophyCatch Ring


Kissimmee Convention & Visitors Bureau: Funding & $10K cash prize, plus $2.5k for qualifying fishing guide
During TrophyCatch's second year, Experience Kissimmee will award $10,000 to the largest verified largemouth bass caught and released in Florida, if it comes from one of the renowned Kissimmee-area fisheries of West Lake Toho (Tohopekaliga), East Lake Toho, Lake Cypress, Lake Hatchineha or Lake Kissimmee. In addition if a fishing guide service is used or an official area weigh station verifies the catch, they are each eligible to receive $2,500 from Experience Kissimmee.

 

More prizing and other information coming soon!

TrophyCatch Sponsors

Wildlife Foundation of Florida thanks our TrophyCatch sponsors
Bass Pro Shops: Funding & Gift cards Kissimmee Convention & Visitors Bureau: Funding & $10K cash prize, plus $2.5k for qualifying fishing guide Phoenix boats is providing a boat and trailer to a lucky registered angler in October 2013 Mercury is providing a 200 hp outboard to the lucky registered angler in October 2013 that wins the Phoenix bass boat, along with a MotorGuide trolling motor. Bass King Clothing Co: Apparel Rapala Fishing Lures: Merchandise gift codes Glen Lau: DVDs, photo prints, & Image permissions Dick's Sporting Goods: Gift cards Fish Photo Replicas: Hall of Fame bass replica mounts  Alan Zaremba: Guided fishing trips New Wave Taxidermy: Discount on bass replica mounts Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation: Communications, Messaging, & Program evaluation  ODU Magazine: TC content placement & sponsor advertising Bass 2 Billfish


Big Catch Prizing

All qualified anglers receive an electronic version of a personalized certificate that they may print and frame. If requested, a window decal is also available.

  • Big Catch angler recognition program participants are eligible for special discounts from SportsmanonCanvas.com and HalfMount. Participants receive a 20% discount on their first purchase of any product at these two web stores.

State Record Prizing

State Record Fish currently receive a special commemorative certificate. Sponsor deals are being solicited from the industry by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission at this time. To propose an offer contact the FWC.

 

NOTE: Additional drawings will be made at the annual rewards event that include the Peter Miller (Bass2Billfish) fishing trip, and announcement of the winner of the Phoenix Bass Boat, Mercury Outboard, MotorGuide Trolling Motor and trailer. (*Note: recipient is responsible for freight, prep, destination charges, tax and tag fees.)