2020 Registration for the 2020 Mercury National Walleye Tournament begins March 20 – Online.

UPDATE MARCH 31, 2020 –

The Mercury National walleye tournament remains scheduled for June 13-14. As the COVID-19 health crisis continues to unfold, we will continue to monitor developments, including instructions from federal, state and local governments. We will keep you updated if any revisions to the plan are required. Over 200 teams registered! Better get in before it is full!

Registration for the 2020 Mercury National Walleye Tournament begins March 20.

Despite the challenges associated with efforts to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus, we continue to look forward to another successful Mercury National Walleye Tournament in 2020.

Registration to participate in the competition will open according to plan on March 20. The event is still planned for June 12-14 in conjunction with the Fond du Lac Walleye Weekend festival.

In the event of any changes to the schedule, this website will provide timely updates. In the meantime, competitors are encouraged to register online beginning March 20.

Registration for the 42nd Annual 2020 Mercury National Tournament is almost here!

The excitement is already brewing and beginning March 20th at 9:00am CST teams will have the chance to register ONLINE for the 2020 Mercury National Walleye Tournament at MercuryNational.com. As published lastyear in 2019 paper registration forms will NO LONGER be mailed out all registration are ONLINE now via this website.

Held in conjunction with Fond du Lac, WI’s Walleye Weekend, this year’s Mercury National will have many of the same elements anglers and fans have come to expect from this historic owner’s tournament event. The full purse will be paid out based on 300 teams with the grand prize being a Tracker Targa V-18 WT powered by a Mercury 150hp AND $4,000 CASH (Total value over $35,000). Prizes from Mercury and MotorGuide will be awarded for teams finishing 66-80, cash prizes for teams who finish 65 or better!  As another great bonus, big fish prize each day will once again be a Mercury 9.9hp kicker!

This year’s event dates are June 13-14, 2020 with a mandatory rule meeting and check-in on Oven Island, Friday evening, June 12th.

You don’t want to be left out on this limited 300 boat tournament! Don’t wait, registration begins March 20th , 2020 and CLOSES when 300 team limit is reached.

As a reminder, this is an “Owner’s Tournament” all engines (including kickers) are required to be Mercury/Mariner to participate.

For more info and to register go to mercurynational.com or contact the walleye federation at support@walleyefederation.com or 580-765-9031


WELCOME to the Mercury National Home Page

WELCOME to the all new Official home page of the Mercury National Walleye Tournament.

2020 is the 42nd year of this Walleye Weekend event and we are celebrating with expanding on the same high standards set by those who have done such an outstanding job of laying the 42 year foundation of the Mercury Nationals!

This will be you home for all things Mercury National including:

  • Including for 2020
    • All entry’s will be taken ONLINE ONLY now! Simple, Secure ONLINE registration and entry fee payment processing! Starting at 9:00am CST on March 20th.
    • Real time LIVE digital leaderboard updated every 30 seconds!
    • Immediate daily results posted after each days weigh in.
    • Supplement for the awesome job of fish care being done already with the addition of a LIVE release boat  and other state of the art equipment.
    • State of the art streamlined weigh-in process
    • and more!