Tournament Results

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Florida Sportsman Southeast Bash & Tournament Recap

The 2014 Florida Sportsman Southeast Bash & Tournament held this past weekend at Sandsprit Park in Stuart went off without a hitch, raising $5,000 for the House of Hope Veterans Fund, Martin County Chapter.


Team Sailsmen Claim 1st Place at the Saltwater Slam!

On Saturday, June 7th Team Sailsmen took to the stage in patriotic costumes and weighed in a total of 144.9lbs to win the 19th annual Mercury/SeaVee Pompano Beach Saltwater Slam! 97 Boats competed in this one-day tournament with hopes of taking home the big check.


Jason Christie Wins Bassmaster Elite

Oklahoma’s Jason Christie won the Bassmaster Elite Tournament on Arkansas’ Lake Dardanelle Sunday, collecting the $100,000 prize, the big trophy and a Toyota Bonus Bucks award of an extra $3,000.


2014 Bossman Redfish Series Recap

The 2014 Bossman Redfish Series, sponsored in part by Suzuki Marine, had a total of 59 teams enter throughout the season. Thirty teams showed for the finale to battle fierce wind conditions, with 25 managing to weigh fish in.


Battle in the Bahamas 2014

Excitement took over and no one could sleep the night before April 24th, 2014. The morning was still young when a total of 60 people, with 33 being anglers, took the three hour trek from Port Everglades to Freeport, Grand Bahamas.


Angler Catches 2 Hall of Fame, 1 Trophy Bass this Month

Joseph “Brooks” Morrell recently reported three huge bass that he caught, documented, released and entered in the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) TrophyCatch program.


Releasing Florida’s biggest TrophyCatch Earns Angler Bling and Ultimate Bragging Rights

Bass anglers in Florida have more reasons than ever to practice catch-and-release. To help encourage the angling public to document…»


UCF Team Wins Bassmaster College Series Regional

Kyle Oliver and Hunter McKamey of the University of Central Florida overcame an unexpected cold front to win the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Southern Regional on Lake Okeechobee with a two-day total of 39 pounds 12 ounces.

Brain Nelli  (NELBAG) won the offshore division with 135.5-inches between four fish, including this American red snapper.

2013 FS Kayak Challenge Recap

The 2nd Annual Florida Sportsman Kayak Challenge is in the books. Over the last two months, a total of 142 anglers competed in two divisions to bring home their share of over $6000 in prizes.


2013 Fall Sailfish Classic Results

The 2013 Fall Sailfish Classic just passed and big money was won. Many boats fished this tournament, but only three brought home a check. The tournament was a great turn out and a lot of fun for all that participated.


TrophyCatch Celebrates First Year Successes

Barely a year ago it was just a good idea waiting to happen, now the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is preparing to give away the first TrophyCatch championship ring and a slew of other prizes – a boat, fiberglass fish mount and more – to the winners, including a special $10,000 prize presented by Experience Kissimmee.


Extreme Kayak Fishing September Slam 2013

All week it was calling for bad weather, luckily for Extreme it never came! 82 anglers shot off from Pompano Beach just north of the pier the following Saturday morning all pumped up and ready to win!


Kayak Fishing ClassicS – 4th Annual Ozello Classic Results

The Kayak Fishing ClassicS held the 4th annual Ozello Classic on September 7 hosted by Pecks Old Port Cove Restaurant, the famous local eatery. The Ozello Classic was the 5th and final Gulf Coast divisional tournament and series championship.


Tropic Bay Kayak Fishing Classics : Pine Island Classic

The Kayak Fishing ClassicS held the Pine Island Classic on July 13, hosted by the famous Tarpon Lodge on Pine Island. The Gulf Division is still up in the air and the series championship will come down to the wire…again. Nothing was really settled as far as the Gulf series goes and it will be anyone’s game at Ozello come September.


Friendly Flamingo Fishing Tournament

Friendly Flamingo Fishing Tournament runs for 12th year. The tournament kicked off on July 11th at Tradewinds Bar and Grill at Bayside marina with a meet and greet for the anglers and their families. The criteria of fish for this event was for anglers to try and get the inshore grand slam, which consists of: tarpon, redfish, snook, and trout.


FS Southeast Bash Update: Dylan Jouppi’s Progress

Today, Long Nguyen and Blair Wickstrom presented a $9372.00 check to the Jouppi family of Stuart, FL. The check will benefit the youngest, Dylan Jouppi, who was born with an encephalocele, hydrocephalus, Dandy-Walker Syndrome and Klippel-Feil Syndrome. This check came from the Florida Sportsman Southeast Bash fishing tournament that ran this past May.


Extreme Kayak Fishing – May Madness Recap

The fun and excitement kicked off at the Captains meeting May 17th at Brus Room in Pompano Beach. According to the 113 registered anglers, “the food was great, but the raffle prizes were insane!”

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Team Wild Cat Lands First Place in First Annual Billfish Bonanza

For those teams braving a rough crossing to Bimini, the First Annual Billfish Bonanza this past weekend was worth the chop with sails, blues, dolphin and tuna waiting for action.


2013 Florida Sportsman Bash and Tournament Recap!

The Jouppi family gathers to help raffle off the last item of the day. The 2013 Florida Sportsman SE Bash…»


2013 Young Boats Owners’ Tournament

The advantage of purchasing a custom boat is that it’s built exactly to your personal specifications. And there was no more proof to that statement than at the 2013 Young Boats Owners’ Tournament, held May 4 at Crystal River.