Take Part in the #OnlyinMN Cup, a Virtual Statewide Fishing Derby

Take Part in the #OnlyinMN Cup, a Virtual Statewide Fishing Derby

May 13, 2021 News -- KRJB-KRJM-KKCQ R & J Outdoors Show 0

Otter Tail, MN — Anytime you go fishing with a buddy there is always bragging rights at stake for whoever catches the biggest fish. Well this weekend during the walleye opener there is more than just bragging rights, there’s prizes! A first for the Minnesota fishing opener, Explore Minnesota is hosting a statewide, virtual fishing derby via the Fish Donkey mobile. Erik Osberg, local planning chair for the Governor’s Fishing Opener in Otter Tail County, talks more about the first ever #OnlyinMN Cup and how you can participate from your favorite lake in the state.

Thanks to some generous sponsors, Osberg says there are some big prizes up for grabs for both adults and youth.

There is no cost to enter. All fish entered in the tournament will need to be photographed, measured, and recorded with the Fish Donkey app. For a complete list of rules, prizes, and tutorials on how to participate, download the Fish Donkey app and enter the #OnlyinMN Cup tournament.