L. At no time during tournament hours is a contestant to leave their boat unless you return to tournament headquarters and permission is granted by a tournament official. Use safe judgment during inclementweather. If there is a need to clear the lake, the fishing tournament will resume when the tournament director deems the lake safe.
M. When returning at your scheduled time, each boat must pass in front of the start/finish boat and display your boat number to the start/finish boat to signify you are in. Check-in is mandatory, fish or no fish!
N. If you are up to 15 minutes late, you will be penalized 50% of your weight. After 15 minutes, your fish will not be weighed.
O. Only fish brought to scale in official fish bag will be weighed. Fish left in boat cannot be retrieved. Fish may not be placed on a stringer.
P. Aprotest of any kind must be filed with the tournament director before the weigh-in is completed. A $200.00 fee is required: refunded if found to be valid. A protest committee will consist of two (2) tournament officials and three (3) randomlyselected contestants. The committee findings are final. If the committee recommends a polygraph test, moneys will bewithheld until the results of the polygraph test are known.
Q. The violation of any rule, as determined by the judges in their sole discretion, shall result in automatic disqualification from the tournament and ineligibility for prizes or awards. All judges’ decision will be final and may not be challenged.
R. Promoters, tournament directors, organizations, and sponsors are not responsible for death, injury, damage, liability, theft, fire, or loss of any kind to entrants.
S. The City Auto Glass Walleye Classic reserves the right to refuse entry to any individuals who have been barred or disqualified from any tournament for rules violations.
T. No underwater cameras will be allowed during tournament hours.
U. Each angler must have a valid MN fishing license.
V. Pre-fishing must be concluded by 4:00 PM Friday, May 19, 2023.