2017 Prize Payout

The 2017 prize payout will be updated soon. Please check out the prize payout from 2016 to gain an understanding of what you could win!

 

2017 Prize Payout:

2016 prize payout, based on 36 teams. Prize payout will be adjusted based on total number of teams competing. The Emo Walleye Classic pays out 100% of registration fees, plus prizes sponsored by our Classic, Platinum and Gold Sponsors.

BIG FISH BONUS PRIZE! All teams have the opportunity Thursday night at the rules meeting to buy into the Big Fish Bonus Prize ($20 per team). The winner, with the big fish over the entire weekend, wins the entire contributed prize amount, up to $1300! Teams will be contacted by tournament officials Thursday evening.

# of Teams in Flight One 18
# of Teams in Flight Two 18
Champions $6,000
Runners-Up $3,000
Third $1,500
Fourth $1,000
Fifth $900
Sixth $800
Seventh $700
Eighth $600
Ninth $500
Tenth $500
Day One First Flight Big Catch (Sponsored by Tompkins Home Hardware) $250
Day One Second Flight Big Catch (Sponsored by Tompkins Home Hardware) $250
Day Two First Flight Big Catch (Sponsored by Tompkins Home Hardware) $250
Day Two Second Flight Big Catch (Sponsored by Tompkins Home Hardware) $250
Top Yamaha (Top finishing boat using a Yamaha motor -- Sponsored by Yamaha Motors) $500
Day One Hidden Weight (Team closest to hidden weight -- sponsored by the Fort Frances Times) $250
Day Two Hidden Weight (Team closest to hidden weight -- Sponsored by the Fort Frances Times) $250
Rookie Award (Top finishing team where one team member has never fished the Emo Walleye Classic before -- Sponsored by New Gold/Causeway Insurance) $500
Day One Little Dipper (Lowest total weight with four fish -- Sponsored by KGHS Radio) $100
Day Two Little Dipper (Lowest total weight with four fish -- Sponsored by  KGHS Radio) $100
Big Fish Angler's Pool - $20 per participating team for the tournament big fish $600
Day Two "Hot Seat" Prizes $550
Angler Boat Parade Prizes (10 Prizes x $50) $500
Day One "Two'fer" Prize – Top weight with two fish $250
Day Two "Two'fer" Prize – Top weight with two fish  $250
Day One "Three'fer" Prize – Top weight with three fish  $250 
Day Two "Three'fer" Prize – Top weight with three fish  $250 
Day One KidPro – Top angler under 16 years old $100 
Day Two KidPro – Top angler under 16 years old $100