Registration closes the Thursday night before the event at midnight (This is subject to change). This is the same Thursday the virtual rules meeting will be held starting at 7pm. Participants can launch from any publicly accessible lake or river, and start fishing at 7am. Morning prayer, and the National Anthem will start at 6:45am on Zoom and Facebook. The time for the Virtual awards will be announced the day of the event through a group text. You must have an approved ruler, the Reel Livewell and Timestamp apps downloaded on your phone.