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2022 Herman Lucerne Memorial Backcountry Fishing Championship

09/16/2022 - 4:30pm to 09/18/2022 - 9:30pm

The 2022 Herman Lucerne Memorial is a two-day tournament on September 16-18th, 2022 with a unique seven-species format to benefit the angler experience of Everglades National Park. Anglers are challenged to catch at least one Tarpon, Redfish, Snook, Seatrout, Snapper, Bonefish, and Black Drum. Awards are given in 22 individual categories at our ceremony hosted at the Islander Resort in Islamorada, FL.

Friday September 16, 2022

Kick-off at The Islander Resort, MM 82.1, Islamorada

4:30 pm    Early Check-In and Silent Auction Opens
4:30 pm  8:00 pm HLM Marketplace
5:00 pm  7:00 pm Open Bar (Cash bar after 7:00pm)
5:00 pm  8:00 pm Buffet of Gourmet Tapas Foods
8:00 pm   Auction Closed
8:15 pm   Anglers and Guides Meeting

Saturday September 17, 2022

6:00 am   Check-In at Don’s Bait & Tackle, Homestead, Florida
6:30 am   Check-In at Lorelei, MM 82, Islamorada, Florida
7:00 am   Lines in the water
3:30 pm   Lines out of the water
3:30 pm   5:30 pm Registration of catches at Don’s Bait Tackle and Lorelei
3:30 pm   5:30 pm Lines Out Party, Lorelei’s Beach Tiki Bar. Cash Bar & Appetizers

Sunday September 18, 2022

6:00 am   Check-In at Don’s Bait & Tackle, Homestead, Florida
6:30 am   Check-In at Lorelei, MM 82, Islamorada, Florida
7:00 am   Lines in the water
3:30 pm   Lines out of the water
3:30 pm  5:30 pm Registration of catches at Don’s Bait Tackle and Lorelei

Awards Presentation and Dinner, The Islander Resort, MM 82.1, Islamorada

6:30 pm  8:00 pm Open Bar and Appetizers (Cash Bar after 8:00 pm)
8:00 pm  8:30 pm Buffet Dinner
8:30 pm  9:30 pm Awards Presentation
9:30 pm   Conclusion