An unidentified mother and father from Quebec help their kids show off too massive sheepshead caught in Lake Champlain during the 31st Annual LCI Father's Day Derby.
Photo by Jack Rowell
Burlington The year 2012 was a sweet year for the 31st LCI Father's Day Derby presented by Yamaha. After battling record-setting lake levelslast year, this year’s crop of anglers enjoyed warm, sunny weather all weekend.
The numbers say it all: 5,762 anglers from 24 states competed for $94,807.78 in cash, $50,925 in boats, and $59,990 in merchandise.
One angler traveled 6,368 miles to fish, one walked away with $10,842 in cash, and another with $22,689 cash and prizes.
Over 790 teams battled it out for one of three Sylvan/Yamaha boat packages valued at $16,975.