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Lake Kissimmee State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Fishing Tournament

In order to participate in this program, one:

·       Must have the ability to follow verbal and/or visual instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.

·       Must have the ability to either sit or stand for a period of up to 12 hours.

·       Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for a period of up to 12 hours.

·       Must have the ability to launch and retrieve watercraft safely from boat launch and either independently or with the assistance of a companion.

·       Must have the ability to safely operate watercraft and navigate waters in all weather types either independently or with the assistance of a companion for a period of up to 12 hours.

·       Must have the ability to use fishing equiptment such as fishing poles, nets and bait either independently or with the assistance of a companion for a period of up to 12 hours.