Fri. May 19, 2023
Mandatory Captains Meeting for all participating boats captains, receive event t-shirts, flags & banners,
and cover event schedule and tournament rules for following day. (This meeting is for event staff and captains
to coordinate final logistics for the event. Veteran participant need not attend)
7:00 PM – Great Lakes Marina; D-Dock
1920 Lakeshore Dr.
Muskegon, MI 49441
Sat. May 20, 2023
Armed Forces Salmon Assault tournament begins.
“Veterans Cup” - Dept. of Defense Teams, catch up to your MDNR limit weigh the biggest 4 fish.
“Canteen Cup” - VFW, Legions and Club Teams catch up to your MDNR limit weigh the biggest 4 fish.
“Big Fish of the day” - All participants are eligible, weigh your biggest fish
5:15am - All participant must arrive @ Great Lakes Marina for check in and boat assignment.
5:45am - All participants must board their assigned boats for departure. CHECK IN ENDS
(substitutions will be made as necessary and waitlist veterans may be assigned)
6:00am – All boats depart from Great Lakes Marina for fishing portion of event. NO EXCEPTIONS
6:15am - All boats meet in Muskegon Lake at the channel mouth
- Moment of silence for our fallen and event prayer
- Lets go fishing
12:00pm - Return to pier head for Coast Guard escort and parade through channel
1:00pm - Weigh in Begins @ Great Lakes Marina
- Luncheon and fish stories
2:30pm - Awards Ceremony
3:00pm – Event Ends