Rudy’s Redfish Series Returns to St. Bernard Parish

Don Dubuc of WWLTV will air live from Hopedale Marina

The Rudy’s Pro Series are thrilled to be coming to St. Bernard Parish to kick off the 1st stop of the 2017 Pro redfish series. This is a Pro event composed of 2 anglers.  This series is not an open event.  The Anglers that make up this series are from all over the Gulf Coast.  From Florida to Texas teams come together in the most competitive field of red fishermen.

The 3 day event includes a Captain’s Dinner on Thursday and fishing on Friday and Saturday with launches from Hopedale Marina.  The final weigh in will be on Saturday from 2-4 with Awards ceremony shortly after.  Each team can bring 2 reds to scales each day for a 2 day combined weight, the team with the most weight after these 2 days will be crowned the Champions.  This series is also based on a “Team Of the Year” race which is an overall winner in points.   At the end of season all points are tallied and awards are given to the top 3 teams.  The tournament season starts in March and ends in August for 2017.  For more information visit www.redfishseries.com or www.visitstbernard.com.