Redfish World Series Format

Day 0 – Wednesday, September 23 – Off the Water Day/Parish Day/Captains’ Banquet

No competitors or any of their equipment allowed on the water for any reason except repairs or maintenance with prior approval and accompanied by RWS staff or designee

 Captain’s Banquet Location:

Frederick J. Sigur Civic Center
8245 W. Judge Perez Drive
Chalmette, LA 70043

Media Day Events 10 AM – 2 PM – These required attendance events are TBD and will be announced via email in advance. 

Captains’ Banquet – Mandatory Attendance – 5 PM

White Tablecloth Captains’ Banquet & Meeting. This is an Invitation Only, Catered, Open Bar event with designated seating for all invitees.

Dress code Anglers: Tournament Attire. Guests: Business Casual

**The daily launch site for every day of competition is the Hopedale Marina**

Day 1 – Thursday, September 24 

All Teams – Blastoff by Boat Number. Bag Limit: Two (2) slot redfish.

Day 2 – Friday, September 25

All Teams – Blastoff in reverse order. Bag Limit: Three (3) slot redfish. The weight continues to accumulate.

Day 3 – Saturday, September 26

All Teams – Blastoff in order of current standing. Bag Limit: Four (4) slot redfish. The weight continues to accumulate.

At the completion of Day 3 the Top 12 teams will advance to the Day 4 Championship Division and a shot at the title of World Champion. The weights remain cumulative. 

The remaining teams will receive the payout as listed in the payback schedule.


Day 4 – Sunday, September 27

Championship Division – Blastoff by order of current standing. Bag Limit: Five (5) slot redfish. The final ranking of the Championship Division is determined by the cumulative weight of All Four Days of competition. The winners of the Championship Division will be crowned as the 2020 Redfish World Champions.