16 th Gill & Gift Family Derby  - First Fish In : Jackson Werner

          Thank you to our wonderful derby sponsors....

 Ainsworth Hot Springs, Ainsworth Motel,  Balfour Golf Course, Barrens Sport Shop, Balfour Auto Body, Balfour Superette, Blue Sky Clothing Company in Balfour, Buddy Boy Baits, Canada Safeway, Cear Glen-Balfour, Coca Cola, DDC Excavating, Grays Contracting, CKSS, Nelson Home Hardware, Jones Boys Boats, Jack Rilkoff,  JB's Pub, KC Gifts, Kokanee Park Marine, Kaslo Clothes Hanger, Kaslo Hotel, Langs Snack Bar, Mystical Distributing, Natures Expression, Napa Nelson, Nelson Ford, Nelson & District Credit Union, Nelson Rod and Gun Club,Old World Bakery,  Pepsi, Pitts, Reel Adventures, Rocky Mountain Agencies, Save on Foods, Seapro Distributing,  Taylor Wilton,Seapro Distributing, vH Sporte, Woodbury Resort, and a special thankyou to the West Arm Outdoors Club, Renee Wiseman, & our staff. - Randy, Truus & Kristi

Family Derby Picture 2019

16th ANNUAL GILL AND GIFT FAMILY PIKE MINNOW DERBY

2019 Winners:   The first prize plaques are on the wall at Gill and Gift                                               

Catagory Name Size/Amount # overall Trophy won
Biggest Fish Team Stykel 2.33lbs 1st
Biggest Family Fish  Team Flux 2.23 lbs   2nd
Biggest Family Fish Team Makaroff 2.05 lbs   3rd
Most fish Team Morris 11.78/ person 106 1st
Most fish Team Epic 7.67 per person 23 2nd
Most fish Team Makaroff 2.5 per person 2.5 3rd
Grand Prize draw for the 1/2 day fishing charter with Reel Adventures TEAM FLUX      
Note:  Winners are  decided upon how many brought in divided by how many on the team.
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Congratulations to our winners.
Congratulations also to all the kids and families who helped rid Kootenay Lake of an overabundance of coarse fish.
The Tally Board

These  Records show only Personal Bests over  50 fish or 2 lbs

Over 50 Club 2 & Over Club
Stepan Stanesic 343 2005 Joelle Lino Wiseman 4lbs 10oz 2007
Kyle Erickson 313 2008 Cole Stykle 3 lbs 3 oz2014
Doug Rilkoff 261 2005 Kyle Erickson 3.0 lbs 2006
Joelle Lino Wiseman 237 2010 Abbey Hagman 2lbs 15 oz 2006
Rachel Erickson 152 2011 Josh Blank 2 lbs 14 oz 2006
Tyler Simpson 129 2006 Stepan Stanesic 2lbs 13oz 2006
Ava Dixon 96 2011 Nicolas Gebhart  2 lbs 11 oz 2007
Cameron young 92 2009 Isabella Stykel 2 lbx 7.4 oz 2012
Casey Harrison 71 2006 Payton Fowler  2.9lbs 2016
Spensor Thast 54 2004 Hans Kroeber Family 2.85 lbs 2015
Ian Mayer 54 2012 Troy Palmer 2.85 lbs 2016
Ben Lemarquand 53 2005 Frank Fowler 2 lbs 7 oz 2007
Casey Harrison 50 2009 Farrah McCory 2.7 lbs 2016
Johnson Team 51  2018 Team Barker 2.62 2017
Morris Team 55 2018 Brooke Robertson 2 lbs 6 oz 2006
Team Morris  106 2019 Hayden Williams 2lbs 6oz 2008
  Blake Markin Hellekson 2lbs 6 oz 2014
  Brad Werner Family 2.57 lbs 2015
   Connor Robertson 2lbs 5oz 2007
  Barry Morris 2.5 lbs 2016
  Tyrell Hogg 2.5lbs 2016
  Josh Nephin 2.49 lb 2015
  Team Ingram/Marinez 2.44
  Duncan Urquhart 2lb 3 oz 2009
  Chesney Flux 2.36 lbs 2015
  Jaylene Rushton 2lbs 3oz 2011
  Isaiah Fee 2 lbs 2 oz 2004
  Alex Sutherland 2.2 lbs 2006
  Dean Johnson Family 2.2lbs 2015
  Cole Stykel 2lbs 1.5oz 2012
  Elias Martinez 2.14lbs 2016
  Team  Montpellier 2.11lbs 2016 + 2017
  Greg Elliot 2 lbs 1 oz 2004
  Eric Bollanott 2lbs 1 oz 2004
  Cameron Young 2lb 1 oz 22009
  Mike Mucha 2.0 lbs 2005
  Sarah Mc Auley 2.02lbs 2016
  Dustin Armstrong 2.0 lbs 2005
  Wayne MacLean 2.0 lbs 2008
  Maximus Berkly 2lb 2012
  Carter Huscroft 2.0 lb 2013
  Dillin Nephin 2.0 lb 2015
  2018 -Kinnear Team3.18
  2018 - McAuley Team 2.57
2018- Morris Team 2.45
  2019 Cole Stykel 2.33
  2018 Werner Team 2.32
  2019 Georgia Flux 2.23
  2019 Team Makaroff 2.05

Note: If we have missed anyone, please contact us and we will be pleased to add your information.   This year's winners in the Photo Gallery.


Pictures.. click on the chatty faces

Thank you,
Randy, Truus & Kristi/Balfour Gill and Gift

Register for the 17th Pike Minnow Family Derby

(formerly called the Skuafish Deby )

to be held  on SATURDAY Sept 5th 2020

It is always the Saturday of Labour Day  weekend

 

Get a team together and register at Gill & Gift 250-229-2113

Fish anywhere on Kootenay Lake and come in before

the last weigh in at 2:00

 

Gill and Gift opens at 7:30 am

 

Family BBQ

 Prizes for every child under the age of 15

lots of other  goodies too

 

Yes it is all FREE !

Open to everyone 0 & up

15 & under do not need a licence to fish see BC Regulations

Lets go sucker fishin'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                     

 

                     

 

 

 

          

 

 

 

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