2016 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results:

The 2016 Bellingham Salmon Derby was our 12 th Annual Derby. It was held From July 8-10 th and we sold

almost 400 tickets. 108 fish were caught-95 by adults and 13 by kids. We had two hidden weight prizes

and the first at 13.50 lbs. for $1000, donated by Environmental Insulation, was won by Darrell Smith.

The $500 hidden weight prize at 9.13 lbs. was won by Luke Hemnes . The $500 Kathy Kaiser Memorial

Award was given to Bellingham Puget Sound Angler Ron Abbott, his fish weighed 20.66 lbs. and was the largest fish caught by a member.

The QCL raffle : a trip to a fishing lodge in Queen Charlotte Sound (valued at $10,000) was won by Carol Holman. The top Salmon Derby prizes are listed below. For a complete listing of the results, please click on the link: 2016 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results.

Adults:

1 prize ($7500) Jeff Brown 22.04 lbs.

2 prize ($2500) Chris Tawes 20.76 lbs.

3 Prize ($1000) Ron Abbott 20.66 lbs.

Kids:

1 prize Alex Davis 17.74 lbs.

2 prize Eliza Anderson 14.64

3 prize Floyd Holman 14.48 lbs.

FULL 2016 Derby Results – Click Here

2015 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results:

The 2015 Bellingham Salmon Derby was our 11th Annual Derby. It was held from July 10-12 and over 400 tickets were sold. 199 fish were caught-156 by adults and 43 by kids. We had two secret weight prizes and the first at 12.6 lbs for $1,000, donated by Environmental Insulation, was won by Kaylah Reid.  Another secret weight prize of 6.24 lbs for $500 was won by Kelly Turgeon. The $500 Kathy Kaiser Memorial Award was given to Bellingham Puget Sound Association Member Craig Hougen.  His fish weighed 20.68 lbs and was the largest fish caught by a member. We had two raffles:  a trip to a fishing lodge in Queen Charlotte Sound (valued at $10,000) was won by Kyle Linderman.  The second raffle prize, a Scotty Downrigger, was won by Lynda Kozak.

The top 2015 Salmon Derby prizes are listed below. For a complete listing of the results, please click on this link: 2015 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results

Adults:

1 prize ($5000) Dale Nelson 26.38 lbs

2 prize ($2500) Steve Eastwood 26.26 lbs

3 prize ($1000) Don Wood 24.74 lbs

Kids:

1 prize  Morgan Pease 19.90 lbs

2 prize Kaylee Melton   19.48 lbs

3 prize Alexandra Holman 19.24 lbs

2014 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results:

The 2014 Bellingham Salmon Derby was a big success.  Over 400 tickets were sold and 177 fish were weighed in. Many thanks to those who helped with the derby.  There were many wonderful prizes to choose from, thanks to the generous donations from local businesses.

2014 Kids Prize Winners

Kids Derby Top Prize Winners:

First Place       : Alex Davis  17.12 lbs

Second Place: Parker Hanson 14.98 lbs

Third Place     : Patrick Mills  13.12 lbs

 2014 Adult Prize Winners

Adult Derby Top Prize Winners:

First Place:      Ben Truscott   22.56 lbs

Second Place:Ryan Kies       22.14 lbs

Third Place:     Guy Bertilson  21.72

 2014 Kids in Derby

Kids attending the Derby Celebration on Sunday

2014 Derby Winner

Ben Truscott

Two hidden weight prizes of $500 each went to Joe Rude and Hunter Shaw for their 10.6 and 7.44 pound catches, which came closest to the preselected secret qualifying weights.

The year’s $500 Kathy Kaiser Memorial Award, given to chapter member landing the biggest salmon went to Aaron Jensen for a 16 pound chinook.

For more 2014 results, visit this page: 2014 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results.

The Bellingham Salmon Derby is hosted by the Bellingham chapter of the Puget Sound Anglers.
Derby results can be viewed  by visiting the pages below:

2014 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results

2013 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results

2012 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results

2011 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results

2010 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results

2009 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results

2008 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results

2007 Bellingham Salmon Derby Results