The 16th Annual Fall Classic is a few weeks away and with the way this year has been going, its a tourney you do not want to miss. White Seabass, Yellowtail, Dorado, Bluefin, Yellowfin, Halibut, Calico... lobster! Definitely going to be a mixed bag year so don't miss it.
This meet is held by the Long Beach Neptunes at Catalina Island and is OPEN TO ALL QUALIFIED FREE DIVERS. Divers may begin at dawn but must conclude their diving and be at the Isthmus by 4:00 PM (Lobster may be taken the evening before [Friday, October 13th] starting at dusk). Any fish and/or lobster not in the weigh-in circle by 4:00 PM will be disqualified, NO EXCEPTIONS! The eligible fish are: Yellowtail, White Sea Bass, Dorado, Barracuda, Bonito, Halibut, Tuna Family, Calico, and Lobster. “NO SCUBA DIVING IS PERMITTED”. The diving area will include all waters from San Diego to Santa Barbara and include Catalina Island, San Clemente Island, San Nicholas Island, and Santa Barbara Island. The Cortez and Tanner Banks are OFF LIMITS. THE WEIGH IN AND WINNERS CIRCLE WILL BE LOCATED AT THE PICNIC AREA BEHIND THE HARBOR REEF RESTAURANT AT ISTHMUS COVE, CATALINA ISLAND AT 4:00 PM SHARP.
"Mark your calendars and spread the word, the 2017 Spearingforum party is on at the Elks Lodge on SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 9, 2017. The event will run from 6-10pm! Similar format as before with some short spearfishing movies, raffle, and a silent auction. The Elks lodge will be running a no host bar that evening. The address is 11551 Trask Ave, Garden Grove, CA 92843, it's not too far from the 57/22 freeway interchange. Come and hang out with the spearing community, chat with old friends and make some new ones."