Florida Skin Divers Association
2018 Lionfish Calcutta
2018 Lionfish Calcutta
May 19, 2018

The Florida Skin Divers Association (FSDA) invites ALL DIVERS & ANGLERS to join in the removal of Lionfish (Pterois volitans) on Florida’s West Central  Gulfcoast. This one-day event will be held at the Belleair Boat Ramp located at 3900 W. Bay Dr., Belleair Bluffs, FL 34640, on Saturday May 19, 2018. Rain date for this event is on Saturday July 28th, 2018. This will be a one-day event. Diving will be on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Divers may enter the water at 7:00 AM. At least one participant from each team must be in the weigh-in line, with their fish, at Belleair Boat Ramp by 6:00 PM on Saturday, May 19, 2018.  This is a team event, teams can consist of 1 - 4 divers per team. To save time and expedite the weigh-in line, we WILL NOT be weighing each individual fish. It will be the participants responsibility to set aside their largest and smallest entry for weigh-in. Please refer to the "2018 Lionfish Calcutta Rules / Waiver" for complete tournament information.
Participant’s not in line with their fish by 6:00PM will be disqualified.

Captain's Meeting / Kickoff Party
(also Kickoff Party for the Tampa Bay Spearfishing Challenge)

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
7:30 PM
Ferg's Sports Bar
1320 Central Ave.
St. Petersburg, Fl. 33705
Attendance at the Captain's Meeting is not mandatory.

Registration fees:

Current FSDA members $20.00 per person
Non FSDA Members $40.00 per person (includes 2018 FSDA Membership)

Cash Prizes!
Cash prizes will be based on entry fees collected less tournament  expenses.                                                                                        
50% of entry money collected for team with most lionfish                            
20% of entry money collected for team with 2nd most lionfish
10% of entry money collected for team with 3rd most lionfish                       
10% of entry money collected for team with largest (by weight) lionfish                   
10% of entry money collected for team with smallest (by weight) lion fish

Participants may keep their lionfish or donate them to the FSDA for additional raffle tickets.

For complete tournament details and registration form, please click the link below.

Lionfish Calcutta Entry
Entrant's Name
Completed entry form and waiver must be faxed, emailed or mailed to complete registration.
Fax: 727-397-2850
email: divefsda1@gmail.com
Lionfish Calcutta
c/o Jim's Dive Shop
9385 C Bay Pines Blvd.
St. Petersburg, Fl. 33708
(forms may also be dropped off in person, at Jim's Dive Shop)