Warm welcome to the semifinale / finale in Karlstad 2019
The semifinale and finale in Karlstad is done in cooperation with Karlstad kommun and Karlstad omvärldsnämnd who contributed to making Sportfish Masters grande on our 9th year.
Restaurant Olsson Bazar is sponsoring all participants with afterfish hotdog and great prices all weekend.
Below is a recommendation to all participating teams:
- Get to Karlstad well before the start. See Schedule from thursday to sunday.
- Start by launching your boat on designated ramps.
- Drive the boat to the Löfbergs harbour where the cometition starts, this is where the boats will be located all weekend, aka the Home Base.
- Drive your trailer to the parking on Örsholmens IP, see the marker on the map. Guards are doing rounds continously during the weekend. Do not forget a trailer lock.
- Get to Olssons Bazar for check in procedure and collection of goodie bags.
- Check in at your hotel or other accommodation.
- All done.
Note that everything happens at Olssons Bazar, except the saturday evening where Sportfish Masters Awards and the finale dinner takes place at Karlstad CCC.
The hotels are only used for accommodations and breakfast.
All boats will be located in the Löfbergs harbour all weekend.
Guards will be in the harbour from Thursday to 9am on Sunday.
There will be charging zones and electricity in the harbour area. DO NOT FORGET YOUR OWN EXTENSION CORD / CHARGER.
Portable toilets will be in the harbour area for all participants Thursday to Sunday.
Trash cans will be in the harbour, make sure to keep everything nice and clean in your boat and in the harbour.
Breakfast packages (75 SEK paid on location) are available to book in the signup form.
Lunch packages (99 SEK paid on location) are available to book in the signup form.
Spring round 2019, our ninth year, is finished with over 275 starting boats.
The ranking lists a total of 144 teams, you can see pos 1 - 3 above.
We are working on the semi and finale right now and will release more information during the summer.
The fall round starts with a double weekend in Karlskrona august 24 - 25. DO NOT miss it!
We wish all the teams in Sweden and abroad a wonderful continued summer - see you soon again!
Hotel offers in Karlstad
This offer is valid thoughout the year for all Sportfish Masters participants who wants to practice before the finals in October.
Scandic Winn & Scandic Karlstad City
915 SEK per single room.
1040 SEK per double room.
1265 SEK per three bed room.
1490 SEK per four bed room.
875 SEK per single room.
1000 SEK per double room.
1225 SEK per three bed room.
1450 SEK per four bed room.
The prices are per night and include VAT and breakfast buffet.
Booking code: SPORTFISH MASTERS
First come, first served, booking via phone +46 54-776 47 13 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
This is not the booking information for the actual finals-event. That information is coming shortly - we are working on it!
Greetings dear team and participant.
After the fifth qualifier team Guiderna is holding the #1 spot in the ranking.
The next qualifiers are next weekend in Oskarshamn and Bergshamra, Norrtälje. 8/6 and 9/6.
Don't forget to sign up to SGF Pike Open where the cash prize is 50 000 SEK to the winning team.
Signup is done on www.sgfpikeopen.se
with the same PA-ID you use here on Masters.
Sportfish Masters Crew is acting race stewards for this competition.
In addition to the SGF competition, there is an ongoing hunting and fishing fair on the Tullgarn castle grounds.
Hope to see you this weekend.
Welcome and tight lines!
The opening weekend 2019 is finished with a total of 53 starting boats.
This marks the ninth year of Catch With Care Sportfish Masters.
The best team on saturday was Darts Predators Big X with 392cm and the longest fish of the day was 97cm caught by Johan Öhman of team SLAN.
The best team on sunday was Team Pike Skåne/Bananas with 339cm and the longest fish of the day was 111cm caught by Kim Nilsson of Team Landat.
We congratulate the 27 teams who during the opening weekend qualified to the semifinals in Karlstad!
Have a great fishing weekend!
We would like to wish all our participants as well as visitors and exhibitors at the Sportfiskemässan a wonderful weekend with lots of great meetings and new friendships!
If you are in the area of Sportfiskemässan at Elmia in Jönköping don't miss the opportunity to visit our sponsors booths and discuss the latest news or just hang with great people;
Catch With Care (BFT, CWC, StrikePro), booth D:142
Raymarine, booth D:132
Linder Aluminiumbåtar, booth D:119
Humminbird, booth D:146
WestGear, booth D:119
Larson Boats, booth D:119
AlumaCraft, booth D:119
MinnKota, booth D:146
Costa, booth D:172
Additionally: don't miss Sportfish Masters arranging Swedish Game Fair SGF Pike Open 2019
When registering you can use the same PA-ID as you use on Sportfish Masters and the winning prize is 50 000:- SEK!
The competition is on Saturday, May 25 and there is already 40 teams signed up!
We have opened the new Karlstad and Orsa qualifiers for 2019.
To the participants who will be joining us in Karlstad; there will be additional information on accommodation etc later this spring as there has been team inquiring about test fishing and the details are being sorted out.
We welcome Costa as sponsor again for 2019 and we will bring an assortment of their product line on all qualifiers!
We also remind you to extend your Pike Association membership for 2019. It is both free and easy to do.
Any participants who have not extended their 2018 membership will be deleted during next week and will have to register their details again at which point your old code will become invalid.
Linder's new model at the Boat expo!
Here are the new photos of this years winning boat in the Karlstad Finals 2019.
Linder 445 basic with casting deck.
Make sure to visit Linder Aluminiumbåtar at the Boat fair, and the WestGear booth at the Sportfiskemässan in Jönköping.
This model is available at WestGear.se or for purchase in the Halmstad shop.
Welcome to the new season!
More qualifiers may be added during the season.