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Tournament Report – Southport Inshore Challenge

Tournament Report – Southport Inshore Challenge

“I suck at anchoring,” Ray Dixon laughed. He and Gary Price, who make up team Flounder Fix, won the 2018 Fisherman’s Post Southport Inshore Challenge (a one-day, two-flounder tournament) and almost $4,000 in prize money, so it turns out that anchoring isn’t that important. Persistence and adaptability, however, are. Dixon was describing the spot where […]

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Tournament Report – Get Kids Reelin’

Tournament Report – Get Kids Reelin’

On August 8, 2018, the first annual “Get Kids Reelin’” event took place in Southport. Get Kids Reelin’ is a local 501C non-profit organization run by father-son duo James and Robert Capps, of Reelin’ Pelican Charters. They teamed up with the Brigade Boys and Girls Club of Wilmington to run the event, which was focused […]

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Tournament Report – Hook and Bones Redfish Open

Tournament Report – Hook and Bones Redfish Open

The 2018 Hook and Bones Redfish Open was held in Swansboro on August 11, and the goal of every angler in attendance was to find the two biggest red drum in the area during a single day of competition in order to win the guaranteed first place prize of $5,000. Beating last year’s winner “Chasing […]

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Tournament Report – TJM Charity Kayak Fishing Tournament

Tournament Report – TJM Charity Kayak Fishing Tournament

The 10th annual TJM Charity Kayak Fishing Tournament, which benefits the New Hanover County Humane Society, was held July 28, 2018. Since 2008, kayak anglers have been traveling from near and far to New Hanover County to find the largest trout, flounder, and/or red drum in North Carolina waters. This year marked the tournament’s biggest […]

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Tournament Report – Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge

Tournament Report – Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge

Instead of sharing fish stories over the last few weeks, anglers have been resigned to comparing sizes of the storms that have recently been rolling through the area. Wind, rain, and lightning have been a constant presence over the inshore waters lately, and attendance at the 13th annual 2018 Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge suffered just […]