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Event Owner/Coordinator: Dead Drift Mid-Atlantic
4th Annual Coaltown Throwdown - April 30 and May 1st - Scranton, PA
Monday Feb 1st @6pm
"To complete registration submit a payment of within 48 hours
Failure to do so will release spot." NO REFUNDS FOR DROP OUTS 3 WEEK PRIOR TO COMPETITION!
Length of Sessions and any Regional Modifications: 1.5 or 2 hour sessions
Fish: Wild Brown and Stocked/Holdover Rainbow Trout
Map: coming soon
Comp Water: Will be similar to last year, but we will not know until closer to date of the comp. will adjust for water conditions.
Practice Water: Will let you know when we figure out comp water. Entire river is open until then.
Max # of Entrants: 32
Fees/Payouts: Trophy to winning 4 man team, Individual Medals to the top 3, Team medals for the top 3 Teams. Will work on potential prizes
Lodging Options: Google is your friend. A&G Outfitters will be the "Base Camp", so finding something close to there would be ideal for you.
Any other Details: This will be the 4th Annual Coaltown Throwdown, and A&G Outfitters, again, are more than happy to host the draw, lunch, and meeting spot for this competition. Between allowing us to use their shop and parking for this event, cooking us lunch, and having the shop open in case of an emergency, Adam and Greg have been a huge, HUGE help with this event. If you have not been to the shop, here is their website: http://www.agoutfitters.com/
ALL ANGLERS UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR A PFD (Personal Flotation Device) AT ALL TIMES. NO EXCEPTIONS...
IF DDMA DEAMS THE RIVER CONDITIONS AS UNSAFE, WE WILL CANCEL THE COMPETITION AND REFUND EVERYONES MONEY. WE WILL KNOW WHEN THE COMP GETS CLOSER AS TO WHAT KIND OF CONDITIONS WE ARE DEALING WITH.
They have last years Coaltown summary on the site, along with river information etc. Check it out, and definitely stop in and say hi if your in the area.
Lunches are TBD. Assume that they will be provided again, unless otherwise posted.
Schedule of Events: TBD
A comp water no-fish policy will be in affect starting Sunday April 24th at 8pm. Practice water will remain open.
20% Reserved Spots for Hosting Team/Org (subtracted from total field):
1. Mike Yamrick
2. Woody Anselmo
3. Curtis Smith
4. Max Erickson
5. Ethan Law
6. Mike Ragan
7. Josh Snyder
If you are on the fence about this competition, this should make you change your stance and sign up and fish. Take a look at what happened last year in regards to Fish size. This is NORMAL for this River.
Taken from A&G's Website.
"Last Year's Results
117 Total Fish Caught
45 from Green Ridge St to Parker St
72 from Lackwanna Ave to Green Ridge St
16.5" was the Avg. length
79% (92 of 117) were over 16"
53% (62 of 117) were over 18"
20% (23 of 117) were over 20"
22.5" was the largest fish caught (Mike Yamrick)"