Tournament Reports

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Cape Fear Red Trout 2004

The 2nd annual Cape Fear Red Trout Celebrity Classic was held September 24 to 26 at Seapath Yacht Club in Wrightsville Beach. This catch-and-release inshore tournament raises funds for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF). The winning guide, Capt. Fisher Culbreth, was last year’s Team Grand Champion and this year’s overall champion. John Andrews, from Kure […]

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Big Mack KMT 2004

Saturday, September 11, was the inaugural day for what will be annually known as The Big Mack King Mackerel Tournament, held this year at the Oceana Marina in Carolina Beach. Thirty boats entered the 23 foot, 11 inch and under competition with a 17 lb. king (the only king weighed in) taking first place. John […]

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Frantic Atlantic KMT 2004

The weather forecast scared away a few boats, but conditions were surprisingly favorable for this year’s Frantic Atlantic Annual Saltwater Classics King Mackerel Tournament. “Conditions turned out good for those who fished,” said Larry Fowler, Tourney Director. Corporate Sponsors Hydra-Sports and Loadmaster Trailers allowed HD Spokes Saloon to guarantee over $35,000 in prize money this […]

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Topsail KMT 2004

The 19th Annual, 2004 Topsail Offshore Fishing Club’s King Mackerel Tournament, with the fishing day on August 21, had a weather forecast that called for three to four foot seas, but those on the winner’s board Sunday spoke of a more realistic four to six, especially in the inlets. The water was cloudy to three […]

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Get Outdoors Kayak Tournament 2004

Eleven paddlers gathered at 8:00 a.m. Saturday morning to launch their hunt for big fish. Get:Outdoors sponsored this second of three kayak fishing tournaments with prizes for the largest saltwater fish, sea trout, and flounder. Competitors paddled the lengths of Wrightsville Beach in search of winning fish. They used various techniques: some trolled through the […]