TEXAS HILL COUNTRY FLY FISHERS
Oktoberfisch Open Fishing Tourney
A THCFF All Texas Species Fishing Celebration.
Established new in 2022, the Oktoberfisch Open All Species Tourney brings fly fishermen from all over the state together in this unique online all species fishing tournament. The tournament is managed by the FISHDONKEY APP run from your mobile phone and applies to all Texas public freshwater fisheries.
The tournament rules are simple.
The tournament's first prize goes to the fly fisher who catches the most number of different Texas native species of freshwater fish from a list of 37 species. The fly fishers mobile phone uses the FISHDONKEY APP and the mobile's camera captures the images and geotags each with GPS info which is used to validate the catch. The online mobile phone app automatically uploads all catch information to a master database which then displays the progress to every entree.
How to onboard with the FishDonkey App and join the Oktoberfisch Open event:
1. Download the app at FishDonkey.com/app or from your mobile's app store.
2. Tap the button: Fish in a Tournament
3. In the search field type: Oktoberfisch Open
4. Join the Oktoberfisch Open Tournament
Watch a 1 minute tutorial on How to Enter a Fish
Watch a 1 minute video on How to Measure a Fish
HINT: Its' wise to test the app ahead of time to make sure you understand how to enter each one of your catches before the tournament.
1. Download the app
2. Join "Practice Entering a Fish" in the tournament selection
CONSIDER SHOPPING WITH THESE THCFF SUPPORTERS
FlyTex Angling Co
Let Don Anderson's professional fishing skills help you catch more fisherman. Enjoy a guided fishing excursion through Hill Country Rivers or let Don teach you how to choose the right fly for the right set of fishing conditions. Visit www.FlytexAngling.com
Chase Smith Custom & Commercial Fly Tying
Chase Smith's professional expertise helps you get an idea of what each fly pattern offered is used for and the best fishing applications.
Check out Chase Smith's website to get a basic overview of each pattern’s fishing style and the species a particular fly will target