34th Annual Chantry Chinook Classic Salmon Derby

Saturday July 29 To Sunday August 13, 2017

Lake Huron's Largest Fishing Derby!

Final Results

Dan Pepin (L) With His 2017 Winning 21.32 Lb
Chinook Salmon Derby Chairman Brain Lang (R)

Derby Salmon Winner is Dan Pepin from Port Elgin with a 21.32 lb Chinook Salmon weighed in at the Saugeen Shores weigh station on Day #3 of the derby.

Derby Trout Winner is Ernest Ackert from Kincardine with a 22.79 lb Lake Trout weighed in at the Kincardine weigh station on Day #14 of the derby.

Top Rainbow Trout:

Steven Wyngard from South Lyon with a 12.17 lb Rainbow Trout weighed in at the Pike Bay weigh station on Day #11

Top Brown Trout:

Brian Pearson from Stratford with a 11.03 lb Brown Trout weighed in at the Kincardine weigh station on Day #2

Top Junior Salmon:

Tyler Bender from St Clements with a 11.34 lb Chinook Salmon weighed in at the Saugeen Shores weigh station on Day #13

Special Weight Salmon (closest to 9.34):

Steve Heitbohmer from Stratford with a 9.34 lb Chinook Salmon weighed in at the Pike Bay weigh station on Day #2

Special Weight Trout (closest to 9.34):

Greg Stahlke from Atwood with a 9.33 lb Lake Trout weighed in at the Kincardine weigh station on Day #1

Weigh Station Breakdowns:

Kincardine:

Ladies Day Leading Salmon is a 9.40 lb Chinook Salmon caught by Cassandra Hahn on Day #2
Ladies Day Leading Trout is a 12.25 lb Lake Trout caught by Patricia James on Day #2
Seniors Day Leading Salmon is a 16.32 lb Chinook Salmon caught by Louis Altman on Day #5
Seniors Day Leading Trout is a 14.28 lb Lake Trout caught by Brian H. Watson on Day #12

Saugeen Shores:

Ladies Day Leading Salmon is a 18.14 lb Chinook Salmon caught by Tracy Jackman on Day #2
Ladies Day Leading Trout is a 13.98 lb Lake Trout caught by Lianne Lamontagne on Day #2
Seniors Day Leading Salmon is a 8.82 lb Chinook Salmon caught by Ed Matlock on Day #5
Seniors Day Leading Trout is a 7.72 lb Rainbow Trout caught by Jerry Joy on Day #5

Pike Bay:

Ladies Day Leading Salmon is a 11.81 lb Chinook Salmon caught by Michelle Kreller Janke on Day #2
Ladies Day Leading Trout is a 6.76 lb Rainbow Trout caught by Rebbecca French on Day #2
Seniors Day Leading Salmon is a 11.34 lb Chinook Salmon caught by Paul Kreller on Day #5
Seniors Day Leading Trout is a 13.44 lb Lake Trout caught by Doug Lennox on Day #5

Wiarton:

Ladies Day Leading Salmon is a 10.11 lb Chinook Salmon caught by Sue Turnbull on Day #9
Ladies Day Leading Trout is a 5.09 lb Lake Trout caught by Tara Davis on Day #2
Seniors Day Leading Salmon is a 18.22 lb Chinook Salmon caught by Garfield Arnott on Day #5
Seniors Day Leading Trout is a 6.71 lb Lake Trout caught by Doug Lennox on Day #5

Overall Totals

Today there were 18 salmon weighed in for an overall total of 488 salmon.

Today there were 8 trout weighed in for an overall total of 652 trout.

There are 1431 entrants registered in the derby.

Top 25 Salmon

1.     21.32 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Dan Pepin from Port Elgin

2.     21.28 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Chris Knapp from Guelph

3.     18.22 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Garfield Arnott from Kitchener

4.     18.14 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Tracy Jackman from Port Elgin

5.     17.44 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by T. A. Stewart from Southampton

6.     16.72 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Gregory Contois from Port Elgin

7.     16.59 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by David Hicks from Listowel

8.     16.32 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Louis Altman from Hanover

9.     16.02 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Clark Green from Owen Sound

10. 15.85 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Dawn Lee McKenzie from South Bruce Peninsula

11. 15.81 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Don Dubois from Georgian Bluffs

12. 15.58 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Debbie Brick from Hanover

13. 14.94 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Darrell Emmerson from Kincardine

14. 14.82 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Andy Stephens from Stratord

15. 14.80 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Mike McKinnon from Owen Sound

16. 14.68 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Brad Fauser from Southampton

17. 14.46 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Rhonda Connor from Hanover

18. 14.39 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Dustin Miedema from North Bruce Peninsula

19. 14.35 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Bill Wyatt from Walkerton

20. 14.20 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Jeff Geard from Guelph

21. 14.11 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Dave James from Ripley

22. 13.97 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Mark McKinley from Wellesley

23. 13.94 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Henry Vander Hyden from Monkton

24. 13.79 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Jamie Mielhausen from RR#2 Lions Head

25. 13.74 lb Salmon -- Chinook caught by Randy Robinson from Guelph

Top 5 Trout

1.     22.79 lb Trout -- Lake caught by Ernest Ackert from Kincardine

2.     20.27 lb Trout -- Lake caught by Mike Weber from Waterloo

3.     19.07 lb Trout -- Lake caught by Brock Wreford from Woodstock

4.     18.86 lb Trout -- Lake caught by Craig Wilton from Mount Brydges

5.     18.00 lb Trout -- Lake caught by Derek Griffiths from Kincardine