2011 Oregon Tuna Classic in Newport

Posted by OCVA / June 26, 2012

Newport is the kickoff for the Oregon Tuna Classic Tournament event series. This year’s entrants will be departing from the Port of Newport.  South Beach in Newport will play host to the tuna check in, as well as the festivities including a BBQ hosted by community leader Rogue Brewing.  The Newport event will be exciting  both on and off the water. With many things to do  including bay fishing and crabbing, shopping, whale watching, tours of historical lighthouses and state parks, there is something for everyone.

Event schedule:

Friday – July 22nd:

5pm-6pm Registration in the main tent located at the Rogue Brewery South Beach

6pm Mandatory Captains Meeting in the big tent next to the Rogue Brewery

5pm-8pmWelcome social party in the main tent

Saturday – July 23rd:

6am Shot Gun Start (Start time confirmed at captains meeting)

6am-4pm Fishing tournament

2pm-4pm Official weigh in (Location confirmed at captains meeting)

6pm Awards and raffle presentation and Dinner Banquet in the main tent

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