Final 12 months’s winner was fishingmill’s dreamlike shot of an angler combating a fish on a misty morning
The tip of summer time could be bittersweet for anglers, so to make sure that we benefit from the late season, we launched the “20 Days in September” Photograph Contest again in 2015. The competition has grown yearly, and individuals have despatched us numerous emails and messages about how a lot enjoyable they’ve had and the way the necessity to get on the water so usually triggered them to take a look at native ponds and streams they’d handed by for years.
So as soon as once more, we’re hoping to develop in 2019. And should you take a look at the prize listing under, I feel you’re going to need to give the competition a do that 12 months.
Right here’s the way it works:
1. Make an trustworthy try and get on the water 20 instances throughout September. In fact, these don’t should be full and even half days of angling. Simply 10 casts are sufficient to depend on any given day. So steal time each time you’ll be able to: earlier than work, at lunchtime, after work, or . . . (cough) throughout work. On weekends when your schedule is full, get in a couple of casts round soccer or soccer video games.
2. Take photos of your fish, the water, your fellow anglers, the flies you’re utilizing, or the rest. (Images should be taken throughout September, 2019.)
three. Submit your photographs to the Orvis Fly Fishing Fb web page or on Instagram with the hashtags #orvisflyfishing and #20sepdays. (Solely photographs utilizing each hashtags will probably be eligible!)
On the finish of the month, we’ll undergo all of the photographs posted as a part of the mission and decide 10 finalists. Then we’ll let you vote for the winners! (Take a look at all of final 12 months’s finalists under, and see all three winners right here.)
Listed here are the prizes:
Second Place: A Pair of New Orvis Professional Waders.
(The brand new Professional Wader line will launch in mid September!)
We’ll additionally give a pair of made-in-the-USA Orvis Nippers to 1 randomly chosen voter on the finish of the competition.
You don’t have to finish your 20 days to be eligible to win, however we may have a Roll of Honor for many who do handle to finish the Mission. So you will have two weeks to clear your calendar to permit for extra fishing time. Get able to make September all about spending time on the water.
We may have the complete contest guidelines prepared when the competition launches on September 1.