Great news for anglers who interested in getting involved in competitive ice fishing this season. Here is the press release from the Canadian Ice Fishing Championship regarding their tournament taking place on Lake Simcoe in February.
Canadian Ice Fishing Championship (CIFC)
February 25-26, 2012 www.cifc.org
FIRST PLACE SPONSOR – TOWN OF GEORGINA
The Town of Georgina is officially the First Place sponsor of the 2012 Canadian Ice Fishing Championship. The $7500 First Place prize guarantee previously announced by the organizers, Lures & Tours, is secured with this generous support. In addition, the Town’s sponsorship includes presentation of a new Championship Trophy.
A member of the Economic Development Committee will be in attendance at the awards ceremony to present the trophy and the cheque for $7,500.00.
“On behalf of the Town of Georgina, the Economic Development Committee is pleased to once again be a sponsor of the Georgina Fishing Series and is glad to see that Lures and Tours is dedicated to continuing the tradition of promoting recreational fishing in Georgina. The Town of Georgina recognizes that recreational fishing is a contributor to the local economy and wishes Rosa Sharpe and Charlie Ross all the best with the 2012 Georgina Fishing Series.“ Karyn Stone, Economic and Tourism Development Officer.
Lures & Tours thanks the Town of Georgina for this major endorsement to a new era for the Championship and to fishing in Georgina. Future references to the First Place prize will be associated with the Town of Georgina and the town logo.
$7500 Guaranteed First Place
Sponsored by the Town of Georgina
Media, Sponsorship and Registration Inquiries:
Phone 705-738-5757 / Cell 905-251-5624
Lures & Tours / Canadian Ice Fishing Championship
P.O. Box 561, Bobcaygeon, ON K0M 1A0