In celebration of the Melekeok State Memorial Day, there will be a Fishing Derby at the Marina in Melekeok on Saturday, November 24th. Categories include Junior Anglers, which launch at 8:00am and return at 2:00pm and the Ladies Bottom Fishing, which launches at 6:30am and returns at 3:00pm. Trolling Teams launch at 6:00am and return at 4:00pm
Beginning with registration at 5:00am, there will be a Year of Good Health Walkathon, which begins at BaiLechesau Loop around the Capitol and will end at the Marina. Traditional Games Registration & Team Assignments will begin at 6:00am, and when the games begin at 9:00am, four teams will compete for cash prizes. Live band entertainment will begin at noon and will continue throughout the day. Sports events include a volleyball tournament and ground ball game.
During the entire day, Raffle ticket sales will continue for a Grand Prize Traditional Summerhouse and the Baby Grand Prize will be a Cash Prize. Junior Anglers Awarding will be at 2:30pm, Trolling at 4:00pm and Ladies Bottom Fishing at 4:30pm.
For more information, please contact 775-1979, 775-5906, or see the Palau Sports Fishing Association Facebook Page. (PR)