2021 Redfish World Series Format

Day 0 – Wednesday,  – Off the Water Day/Parish Day/Captains’ Banquet

No competitors or any of their equipment allowed on the water for any reason except repairs or maintenance and only with prior approval and accompanied by RWS staff or designee

 Captain’s Banquet Location:

Frederick J. Sigur Civic Center
8245 W. Judge Perez Drive
Chalmette, LA 70043

Media Day Events TBD – These required attendance events are TBD and will be announced via email in advance. 

Captains’ Banquet – Mandatory Attendance – Doors Open 4:15 PM & Close at 5:15 PM. Meeting begins 5:30 PM

White Tablecloth Captains’ Banquet & Meeting. This is an Invitation Only, Catered, Open Bar event with designated seating for all invitees.

Dress code Anglers: Tournament Attire. Guests: Business Casual

**THE LAUNCH SITE FOR THE 2021 RWS IS A PRIVATE LAUNCH, PARKING, STAGING, AND WEIGH-IN FACILITY CONSTRUCTED ESPECIALLY FOR THE REDFISH WORLD SERIES COMPETITION.**

Day 1 – Thursday,  

All Teams – Blastoff by Boat Number. Bag Limit: Three (3) slot redfish.

Day 2 – Friday,

All Teams – Blastoff in reverse order. Bag Limit: Four (4) slot redfish. The weight continues to accumulate. At the completion of Day 2 the Top 20 Teams and ties will advance to the Championship Rounds where all weights are zeroed. The remaining 35 teams will have additional opportunities at the Festival and with on-camera live interviews for significant team/sponsor exposure and will receive the prize(s) noted in the Payout Schedule.

Day 3 – Saturday,

Top 20 Teams– Blastoff in order of current standing. Bag Limit: Five (5) slot redfish. All weights are zeroed to begin the first of Two Championship Rounds.

At the completion of Day 3 the Top 10 teams will advance to the Day 4 Final Championship Round and a shot at the title of World Champion. The weights remain cumulative for Day 3 and Day 4.

The remaining 10 teams (places 11-20) will receive the payout as listed in the payback schedule.

Day 4 – Sunday,

Top 10 Teams – Final Championship Round – Blastoff in order of current standing. Bag Limit: Five (5) slot redfish. The Final Championship Round rankings are determined by the cumulative weight of Days 3 and 4. The winners of the Final Championship Round will be crowned as the 2021 Redfish World Champions.