Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City
"Quest for the Ring" Championship Fishing Week

July 10-16, 2022

Newly Inducted Pro Football Hall of Fame Coach, Coach Jimmy Johnson, is making his way up north for Summer 2022 to extend his world class fishing tournament from South Florida to Atlantic City, NJ. Annually, Jimmy Johnson's "Quest for the Ring" Championship Fishing Week, Florida (JJFISHWEEKFL) is hosted in March at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Guitar Hotel with fishing happening across South Florida featuring renowned parties, a guaranteed $1 Million purse, and entry into Coach Johnson's famed Ring of Honor, where an annual coveted championship ring is at stake. Coach Johnson has teamed up with the Atlantic City Sports Commission to add on to the series and bring this high stakes and overly entertaining competitive sportfishing experience to Atlantic City, July 10-16, 2022, hosted at the Frank S. Farley State Marina at the Golden Nugget.


Another $1 Million Guaranteed Purse is up for grabs and as Coach Johnson always says, "COME & GET IT!" Jimmy Johnson's Atlantic City 'Quest for the Ring' Championship Fishing Week (JJFISHWEEKAC) will celebrate the magic of Atlantic City as a destination tournament and will feature extreme competition and celebratory parties each night of the week for the teams and their guests and families. When making your plans for next summer, think about all the fun guests JJFISHWEEKAC will have. The July 10-16, 2022 week will include a kick-off party at the Golden Nugget Hospitality Village, that will stay open all week long, 3-days of leave it out on the waters tournament competition, a charitable celebrity pro-am day, a team dine around night, where teams will select to dine at various official participating restaurants at select partner casinos around Atlantic City, an ultimate gifting experience, where a wagon will be provided to help you roll out all the goods, and a closing awards bash featuring live entertainment to collect your checks and dance the night away.

Jimmy Johnson's Atlantic City 'Quest for the Ring' Championship Fishing Week is brought to you in partnership with Meet AC and the Atlantic City Sports Commission, hosted by Contender Boats, powered by Yamaha Outboards, and fueled by Papa's Pilar Rum. The $1 Million Guaranteed Purse will be broken down into the following categories:

General Entry will start at $5,000 and be paid out 30% for White Marlin, 30% for Blue Marlin, 30% for Tuna, 5% for Wahoo, and 5% for Dolphin, each paying out top 2 places. Additional optional entries will include a White Marlin category, Blue Marlin category, Tuna category, and a Wahoo and Dolphin category, each paying out top 2 places and Daily optionals will be available for each species. The final optional entry category includes a Winner Take All, Catch & Release division, powered by Yamaha, where 90% will be paid out to the winner and 10% will be donated to support the Recreational Fishing Alliance (RFA). The Recreational Fishing Alliance was set up in 1996 to safeguard the rights of saltwater anglers, protect marine, boat and tackle industry jobs and ensure the long-term sustainability of U.S. saltwater fisheries. The winner of the coveted Championship Rings will be the team who brings home the largest amount of the purse across all categories.

Additional hosting sponsors for the tournament include Golden Nugget, Garmin Marine, Oakley Eyewear, Seakeeper, Chevrolet, High Noon, and Dennis Friel and Connected by Water, the official tournament artist. To fish for the entire $1 Million Guaranteed Purse, across the board entry will be $30,000 and early entry discounts and accommodation credits will start November 10th, with limited number of entries based on each tier of discount. Hotel and slip accommodations for the tournament will be available across Atlantic City at participating casinos and the marina. The team at Fish Hard Events, the management team behind JJFISHWEEK, will be available in the tournament office to assist with booking.

For more information, visit www.questfortheringac.com or call 305-255-3500.

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Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City<br/>
Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City<br/>
Tournament Scoring

JJFISHWEEKAC is scored by a point system. All team and individual prize categories will be awarded based on the individual or team's overall point standings and the championship rings will be awarded based on the team who wins the most amount of money. In the event of a tie, winners will be determined by the team or individual will be based on time. 

Final Updated Rules will be provided at tournament kick off. 

Tournament Entry

Sunday, July 10, 2022

Registration Day 1 & Kick Off Party

Taking place at the Golden Nugget H20 Rooftop FL6

4:00PM - 9:00PM
Kick Off Party
At
4:00PM - 6:00PM
Registration Pack Pick Up & Party
At

All Team Members Invited

6:30PM - 7:30PM
Captain's Meeting
At The Newport Room

(Limited to 2 representatives per team)

6:00PM - 9:00PM
Grand Opening Night Kick Off Continues!
At H20 Rooftop

Keep the party going. 

Monday, July 11, 2022

Registration Day 2 & Competition Day 1
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Registration Pack Pick Up
At At the Golden Nugget Marina Room
4:00PM -
Captain's Meeting with Tournament Director
At

Monday, July 11, 2022

(Pick 3 out of 5 Days) - At the Frank S. Farley Marina at the Golden Nugget Casino, Hotel & Marina

7:30AM - 3:30PM
Lines In/Out
At
5:00PM - 9:00PM
Media Drop Off & Weigh In Scales Open
At
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Dockside Party
At At the JJFISHWEEKAC Hospitality Village, Parking LOT A

(Open complimentary with food, drink, and FUN for tournament participants and guests. Must be associated with a registered boat to enter and have a tournament badge.)

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Competition Day 2

(Pick 3 out of 5 Days) - At the Frank S. Farley Marina at the Golden Nugget Casino, Hotel & Marina

7:30AM - 3:30PM
Lines In/Out
At
5:00PM - 9:00PM
Media Drop Off & Weigh In Scales Open
At
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Dockside Party
At At the JJFISHWEEKAC Hospitality Village, Parking LOT A

(Open complimentary with food, drink, and FUN for tournament participants and guests. Must be associated with a registered boat to enter and have a tournament badge.)

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Competition Day 3

(Pick 3 out of 5 Days) - At the Frank S. Farley Marina at the Golden Nugget Casino, Hotel & Marina

7:30AM - 3:30PM
Lines In/Out
At
5:00PM - 9:00PM
Media Drop Off & Weigh In Scales Open
At
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Dockside Party
At At the JJFISHWEEKAC Hospitality Village, Parking LOT A

(Open complimentary with food, drink, and FUN for tournament participants and guests. Must be associated with a registered boat to enter and have a tournament badge.)

Thursday, July 14, 2022

Competition Day 4

(Pick 3 out of 5 Days) - At the Frank S. Farley Marina at the Golden Nugget Casino, Hotel & Marina

7:30AM - 3:30PM
Lines In/Out
At
5:00PM - 9:00PM
Media Drop Off & Weigh In Scales Open
At
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Dockside Party
At At the JJFISHWEEKAC Hospitality Village, Parking LOT A

(Open complimentary with food, drink, and FUN for tournament participants and guests. Must be associated with a registered boat to enter and have a tournament badge.)

Friday, July 15, 2022

Competition Day 5

(Pick 3 out of 5 Days) - At the Frank S. Farley Marina at the Golden Nugget Casino, Hotel & Marina

7:30AM - 3:30PM
Lines In/Out
At
5:00PM - 9:00PM
Media Drop Off & Weigh In Scales Open
At
7:00PM - 10:00PM
Dockside Party
At At the JJFISHWEEKAC Hospitality Village, Parking LOT A

(Open complimentary with food, drink, and FUN for tournament participants and guests. Must be associated with a registered boat to enter and have a tournament badge.)

7:00PM - 11:00PM
Tournament Celebration
At At The JJFISHWEEKAC Hospitality Village

Saturday, July 16, 2022

At Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

1:00PM - 7:00PM
Ultimate Gifting Experience
At

All Tournament Participants and Guests are welcome... Must attend to receive tournament gifts. 

7:00PM - 11:00PM
Post Tournament Closing Awards Bash!
At

All Tournament participants are invited. 

2022 Prize Structure
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Contact us at info@questfortheringac.com for more information!


Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City<br/>
Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City<br/>
Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City<br/>
Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City<br/>