CALLING ALL CENTRAL FLORIDA BASS FISHERMEN!
If you have access to a boat–or know of someone who does–our veterans need your help!
Call for Boat Captains for the 2nd Annual Stick Marsh Veterans Bass Challenge
The 2nd Annual Stick Marsh Veterans Bass Challenge is taking place on November 14th, 2015 at the Stick Marsh in Palm Bay, Florida. We are in need of boat captains for this event! If you have a boat; know of somebody who has a boat; or can beg, borrow or…. well you know… a boat and would like to be involved with this great event for our country’s military heroes, please read below for more details.
Saturday, November 14th, 2015 at the Stick Marsh in Palm Bay, Florida.
Weekend of Veterans Day, the Veterans Resource Committee will be hosting the 2nd Annual Stick Marsh Veterans Bass Challenge. We will teaming you (the boat captain) with a Disabled Veteran and a Community Leader (for example Mayor, County Commissioner, First Responder, Business Leader) for a day of fun, food and fishing.
This event is designed to provide a day of therapeutic relaxation, socialization and entertainment to disabled veterans. The event also provides education and outreach about issues facing our disabled veterans.
As a boat captain, you will lead your team in a “Catch and Release Challenge”. Winning team’s boat captain will select which of the approved Veteran Charities receives the Challenge Donations.
Also, boat captains will receive a “Captain’s Swag Bag” full of prizes donated by in-kind sponsors, a Gas card to cover fuel, breakfast provided by Einstein Bagels and lunch provided by Jersey Mike’s Subs at the Stick Marsh, and BBQ Dinner at the Awards Ceremony hosted by Bass Pro Shops.Registration for this event closes November 6th, so click this link and complete your registration as soon as possible. The captain’s meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, November 10th at Bass Pro Shops in Palm Bay, Florida.
This video provides some highlights from last year’s event:
If you have any additional questions, please Contact Justin Anderson at (321) 724-5400 x233.