Up and Coming Fishing Tournaments
Aug. 4-7: Pompano Beach Saltwater Showdown.
Contact: Cassandra Kusmich, (954).725.4010.
Aug. 5-6: Sarasota Slam HBA Fishing Tournament, Sarasota.
Contact: Leslie Weed at (941) 907-4133; www.sarasotaslam.com.
Aug. 6-7: Annual Kingfish Shootout, C-Quarters Marina, Carrabelle. Net proceeds benefit The Leukemia Research Foundation. Visit www.c-quartersmarina.com for more info.
August 6: The Friendly Flamingo Tournament, Flamingo in Everglades Park. Snook, redfish, tarpon and seatrout event and benefits Everglades National Park.
Contact: Adam Gelber at (305) 989-9418 or Nick Rousakis at (305) 439-7413.
Aug 9-13: 31st Annual Crosthwait Billfish Classic (2nd leg of the West Coast Triple Crown Billfish Series) Bradenton FL,
Contact: 727-216-6602 or http://www.fishtriplecrown.com
Aug. 13: Anglers For The Cure – Research and Awareness of Prostate Cancer for All MANKIND. Second Annual KDW Fishing Tournament. Rybovich Super Yacht Marina, West Palm Beach, FL 561-707-8857. www.anglersforthecure.com
Aug. 13: 5th Annual Trash Can Slam Fishing Tournament, Naples, Rhino Lodge.
Contact: Yasenia at (239) 263-4384 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug. 13: Anchorage Aweigh Fishing Tournament, North Palm Beach. Kayak and Boat Divisions. For tournament rules and to register visit www.village-nbp.org. Contact Nancy Hensler @ 561-841-3386 for more information.
Aug. 15-16: Red Hot Slam, Tampa. Saltwater bow-fishing tournament, over $10,000 in cash and prizes. Anyone interested can
Contact: Danielle Edelmann at (813) 664-8700 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Aug. 19-20: 4th Annual Treasure Coast Bonito Blast, Port Salerno, For more info contact Kim Emmons at (309) 453-2170. For additional information visit www.treasurecoastbonitoblast.com.
Aug. 19-20: 5th Annual Panther Baseball Alumni Redfish Tournament, Fort Myers Beach. Go to www.pantherbaseballalumni.org for all details.
Aug 25 – 29: 44th Annual Old Salt LOOP Billfish Tournament (3rd and final leg of the West Coast Triple Crown Series) Madeira Beach FL.
Contact: 727-216-6602 or http://www.fishtriplecrown.com
Sept. 1: 4th Annual 4H Grand Slam Fishing Tournament. Ft. Pierce City Marina. For more information Contact: 772-232-3594 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sept. 7: Battle on the Bay, Palmetto Bay. Benefitting the Dan Marino Foundation.
Contact: Roddy Gonzalez @ (305) 467-9688 for more information.
Sept. 9-10: Indian River Medical Center’s Charity Fishing Tournament, Sebastian. All proceeds go to the United Way of Indian River County.
Contact: Ann Rieben at email@example.com or call (772) 539-2664.
Sept 8: Bossman Boats Redfish Tournament Series, New Smyrna Beach.
Contact: Melissa (888) 458-8864. Or see www.bossmanboats.com for more.
Sept. 10: 3rd Annual KDW Sports Fishing Tournament “Chasen’Tailz,” Jupiter, FL. See www.chasentailz.com for more information. All proceeds to go benefit the National Gaucher Foundation, fundraiser benefiting Chase Warren.
Contact: Summer Warren at (561) 201-7757 for additional information.
Sept. 24: 12th Annual Fillet and Release Tournament, Fort Myers Beach. To benefit Hope Hospice. For more info Contact: Ralph Andrew (239) 222-6787 or visit www.filletandrelease4hospice.com.
Sept. 25-28 (2015): New Smyrna Beach Billfish Tournament, New Smyrna Beach.
Contact: Capt. Jon Zeller, (386) 290-4181; www.nsbbi.com
Sept. 26 – Oct. 26 (2015): 3rd Annual Bluewater Bay Marina Complex Swordfish Showdown, Bluewater Bay Marina Complex. For more information
Contact: (850) 897-2821 or visit www.bluewaterbaymarina.com/3rd-annual-swordfish-show-down/.
Oct. 3-5 (2015): Full of Bull Redfish Tournament, Jacksonville. At Beach Marine in Jacksonville Beach, with the Hook the Future Kid’s Dock Tournament. For more info, visit www.fullofbullredfish.com or
Contact: Frank at Frank@HookTheFuture.com; (904) 465 4552.
Oct. 9-12: Islamorada All-Tackle Bonefish Tournament, Islamorada.
Contact: Betsy Bullard; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct 9-10 (2015): Mad Dog Mandich Tournament, Islamorada; www.maddogclassic.com.
Contact: Leah (305) 667-0399.
Oct. 13-15: Wild West Kingfish Tournament Series – Leg 3. Madeira Beach, FL. For more information visit www.anglerarmory.com/wild-west-tournament.
Oct. 15-18 (2015): Mercury Grand Slam Celebrity Tournament, St. Petersburg.
Contact: (813) 269-0955; www.pcfusa.org.
Oct. 18-19 (2015): Publix Mad Dog Mandich Tournament, Islamorada; www.maddogclassic.com. Contact: Leah (305) 667-0399.
Oct. 20-22: Fall Sailfish Classic at New Smyrna Marina. For more information contact Dina Magdovitz at email@example.com or (321) 236-0102.
Oct. 29-Nov. 1 (2015): El Salvador International Billfish Tournament, Bahia del Sol. An all-release billfish tournament, with a variety of divisions. Grand Prize a Brand new 2013 Pursuit 180C Center Console. An IGFA tournament. Email Paco Saca: firstname.lastname@example.org or Marco Antonio Zabla @ email@example.com.
Nov 4-6: Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s Annual RedSnook Catch & Release Charity Fishing Tournament, Naples, Goodland & Everglades City.
Contact: Nikkie @ (239) 403-4219 or visit www.conservancy.org/redsnook for more info.
Nov. 6-7 (2015): Stuart Sailfish Club Members Tournament, Stuart. (772) 286-9373; www.stuartsailfishclub.com
Nov. 12-14 (2015): The Annual Cheeca Lodge All American Backcountry Fishing Tournament, contact Julie Olsen at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (305)517-4449 for more information.
Nov. 21-23 (2015): Deep Water Cay Bonefish Classic, Grand Bahama Island. Call Gary Ellis (305) 664-2002; email@example.com; www.redbone.org
Dec. 3-6 (2015): 27th Annual Sailfish Classic Pirates Cove Resort and Marina, Port Salerno, Florida. Contact: Kaitlin (561) 801-5137, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dec. 9-13 (2015): Operation Sailfish, Sailfish Marina, Singer Island (1st Leg in the Quest for the Crest Sailfish Series) www.operationsailfish.com
Dec. 10-13 (2015): Sailfish Point Yacht Club Tournament, Stuart.
Contact: Steve or Lisa at (772) 225-1700.
Dec. 10-13: Stuart Sailfish Club Light Tackle Tournament. Sailfish Point, Stuart Fl.
Contact: Allison Wigley at (772) 341-6737 or write the club at Sailfish@StuartSailfishClub.com.
Dec. 13-15: Islamorada Junior Sailfish Tournament, Islamorada.
Contact: Tammy Gurgiolo at (305) 240-9337; email@example.com.