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“Hooked on Miracles is more than just three days of fishing…it’s three days that let us contribute to an event that can truly make a difference in a child’s health and quality of life.”

–Dave Sharples, Co-Chair
Hooked on Miracles

The 2012 Hooked on Miracles Fishing Tournament will take place on June 21-24, at Middle Beach Lodge, which is situated on 40 secluded acres in Tofino, BC.

Twenty participants will enjoy an all-inclusive three-day spring salmon guided fishing excursion, which included meals, accommodations, fishing guides and charters. Anglers will compete for a grand prize of $100,000.

Guide and Charter Service provided by the following local Tofino operators:

  • TBA

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About Us

The Hooked On Miracles Fishing Tournament is organized by hard-working volunteer representatives from, the BC mining industry and from the Mining for Miracles Campaign, the mining industry’s charity of choice, in cooperation with BC Children’s Hospital, the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, and the District of Tofino.

Our Committee:

Al Cloke, Co-Chair
Dave Sharples, Co-Chair
Jim O’Rourke, Advisor
Pierre Lebel, Advisor
Russ Hallbauer, Advisor
Rod Shier, Finance
Allan Chase, Fish Master/Tofino Liason
Alec Morrison, Director, MABC- MSABC
Drs. Bruce and Cindy Verchere, BC Children’s Hospital
Veronika Pavlina, BC Children’s Hospital
Jeanne Liu, Mining for Miracles
Jill Tsolinas, Mining for Miracles
Duane Bell, Middle Beach Lodge
Sarah Curtis, Middle Beach Lodge
Julie Boocock, Middle Beach Lodge

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Event Sponsors

2012 Event Sponsors Hooked on Miracles is supported by the following philanthropic group of BC mining industry executives, suppliers and associates who believe in the importance of giving to organizations that benefit BC communities:

2012 In-Kind Sponsors Hooked On Miracles wishes to acknowledge the following organizations who have donated items or their services to the event:

Bobby Kimoto Charters
Tofino, BC
Escott Sport Fishing
Haida Gwaii, BC
Everything Wine Vancouver, BC Far West Outdoor Apparel
Tofino, BC
Hawksworth Restaurant Vancouver, BC Honeycomb Creative
Maple Ridge, BC
Middle Beach Lodge
Tofino, BC
Red Can Gourmet Tofino, BC
Simms Fishing
Bozeman, MT
SMS Equipment Edmonton, AB Tofino Bus
Tofino, BC
Tofino House
Tofino, BC
Weigh West Resort
Tofino, BC
West Pacific Seafoods Tofino, BC

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