Fishing Derby

Fishing Derby Banner 2019

Let's Go Fishing!

Join Chancellor Philip L. Dubois and the UNC Charlotte Bass Fishing Club for this special faculty and staff event: the Chancellor's Fourth Annual Fishing Derby!  Fishing, fun, prizes, refreshments, and t-shirts will be provided at this family-friendly outing. 

Bring your poles, your family, and friends, and Let's Go Fishing!

Derby Facts:

  • Catch-and-Release
  • No fishing license required
  • Kids’ Lessons, free with registration
  • Free parking in Cone Visitors Deck


This year's event will take place on Saturday, September 14, 2019.

You can choose between two 75-minute sessions: 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM or 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM. Check-in begins at 8:00 AM.

Registration is $10 per spot/per session or $18 to participate in both sessions.

Space is limited, so register early!



  • Highest number of fish caught
  • Heaviest Largemouth Bass
  • Youngest participant to catch a fish
  • Distance casting (ground competition)

Winners from each competition category will receive a certificate and prize. 

For more information contact Liz Forman, Assistant Director for Sport Clubs.