Pin Weights and Rules 2015
ORANGE PIN BLACK PIN
MEN Snapper over 4.54kg (10lb) MEN Hapuka over 15.9kg (35lb)
LADIES Snapper over 3.65kg (8lb) LADIES Hapuka over 9.10kg (20lb)
JUNIOR Snapper over 3.20kg (7lb) JUNIOR Hapuka over 9.10kg (20lb)
MIDGET Snapper over 2.50kg (5lb) MIDGET Hapuka over 6.85kg (15lb)
GREEN PIN YELLOW PIN
MEN Kahawai over 2.75kg (6lb) MEN Kingfish over 9.10kg (20lb)
LADIES Kahawai over 2.30kg (5lb) LADIES Kingfish over 8.20kg (18lb)
JUNIOR Kahawai over 1.82kg (4lb) JUNIOR Kingfish over 6.85kg (15lb)
MIDGET Kahawai over 1.37kg (3lb) MIDGET Kingfish over 6.40kg (14lb)
BLUE PIN GOLD PIN
MEN Trevally over 2.75kg (6lb) All Snapper over 9.1kg (20lb)
LADIES Trevally over 1.82kg (4lb)
JUNIOR Trevally over 1.82kg (4lb)
MIDGET Trevally over 1.37kg (3lb)
RED PIN GREY PIN
Gurnard starts at 1 kg John Dory starts at 1kg
Minimum Snapper club size for weighing in 33cms.
The Club no longer has Stingray pins.
To qualify for a pin: The first pin will be awarded for the first fish in each species commencing at the start of each club year.
To earn a 2nd pin: The weight must exceed the weight of the previous fish in each species.
All other pins: Only ONE of each species per day.
In addition to club pins, NZACZ offers certificate of merit as per their rule book.
The pins will be awarded at the following months club day attached to the relevant weight record.