Pelican King Salmon Derby

The Pelican King Salmon Derby takes place every June during two full Friday-Saturday weekends, the dates to be determined by the Pelican Chamber of Commerce.  The 2019 Derby had 22 prizes awarded, the total value of the list was $11,348.00; 1st place was $2,500.  The following businesses and individuals donated to the derby:  Alaska Brewing Co.; Alaska Seaplane Service; Errol Champion/Race Realty; Frank & Peggy Gebhart; Heritage Coffee; Jerue & Smith Transport; J&S Lodging; Jim Kinnard; Larry Jarrett; LSF Marine (Murray Pacific); Nugget Alaska Outfitters; Pacific Fishing; Pelican Chamber of Commerce; Tom & Mini Reink; Juneau Travelodge; Roy’s Custom Embroidery; Sand Bar & Grill; Sharpening Center; Sportsman’s Warehouse; Juneau Super 8 Hotel; Svensson Boat Works; Trucano Construction; Tyler Rental; Village Barber Shop; Western Auto, Terry Wirta, Yakobi Fisheries, and Norm & Linda Carson.

1. 31.7# Sean Kveum

1.  31.7# Sean Kveum

The top ten finishers in the 2019 Derby

1.  31.7# Sean Kveum 
2.  29.7# Mini Reink 
3.  27.1# Christopher Lerma 
4.  22.3# Sam Hagerup 
5.  21.7# Barry Bryant 
6.  21.5# Linda Carson
7.  21.1# Brett Coblentz
8.  20.6# Patty Phillips
9.  19.3# Terry Wirta
10. 18.0# Maria Wirtz