The Big Four
The HUNTECH BIGFOUR Hunting and Fishing Competition is New Zealand's biggest annual competition boasting a prize pool of up to $85,000. This years competition is being held in late June.
BRIEFING Saturday 22nd June.
HUNTING DAYS TUESDAY 25th WEDNESDAY 26th THURSDAY 27th and FRIDAY 28th June 2019
WEIGH IN AND PRIZEGIVING SATURDAY 29th June 2019
We look forward to having lots of teams compete for the awesome prizes on offer from our sponsors. So get your team of 4 together and complete the online entry form in good time. (See button below)
The competition brief.
Each team of four must endeavour to present a wild boar, a wild stag, a male ring neck pheasant and a trout for the weigh in in accordance with the rules of the competition which can be downloaded from this page. Entry fee is $400 for a team of four. Max 4 members in a team.
A Briefing will be held on Saturday 22nd June from 3pm, the rules will be read out from 4pm.
At least one member from every team is urged to attend the briefing to collect their teams starter pack (worth over $200 including 4x LIMITED EDTION HUNTECH FLEECE TEE’S), and there could be some last minute rule changes.
Major Team Prize 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th (points based on closest to average weight for boar and stag, closest to average condition factor for trout and closest to average/quality score for pheasants)
|Trout||Best condition factor||1st, 2nd and 3rd|
|Pheasant||Best quality score||1st, 2nd and 3rd|
|Stag||Heaviest||1st, 2nd and 3rd|
|Boar||Heaviest||1st, 2nd and 3rd|
|Stag||Best Douglas Score- Red Equivalent||1st only|
|Boar||Best Hooks - Douglas Score||1st only|
|Trout||Closest to Average Weight||1st only|
|Pheasant||Longest Fighting Spurs||1st only|
Weigh in will be held Saturday 29th June from 10.30am to 3pm.
Weighing will be held in Tauranga - Trustpower Bay Park Stadium