Wilmington Fishing School

Tournament List

To update your tournament’s information, or to add your tournament to our tournament list, please send your information to info@fishermanspost.com or call (910) 452-6378.


Saltwater Tournament List

 

MARCH

March 22, 2014
REDFISH SHOOTOUT SERIES #1
West Beaufort Wildlife Access, Beaufort, NC
Contact: Mike Pedersen (910) 352-2715
www.redfishshootoutseries.com

APRIL

April 15 – June 29, 2014
CHASIN’ TAILS OUTDOORS COBIA CHALLENGE
Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, Atlantic Beach, NC
Contact: Matt Lamb (252) 240-3474
www.chasintailsoutdoors.com

April 23 – 26, 2014
MASONBORO INLET SPORTFISHING TOURNAMENT
Wrightsville Beach Marina, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Rob Tennille (910) 431-8694

MAY

May 2 — 4, 2014
FISHERMAN’S POST TOPSAIL ISLAND SURF FISHING CHALLENGE
East Coast Sports, Surf City, NC
Contact: Max Gaspeny (910) 409-8379
fishermanspost.com

Date TBA, 2014
CHASIN’ TAILS OUTDOORS FLOUNDER/SPANISH CHALLENGE
Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, Atlantic Beach, NC
Contact: Matt Lamb (252) 240-3474
www.chasintailsoutdoors.com

May 3 , 2014
REELIN FOR RESEARCH BLUEWATER TOURNAMENT
Morehead City Waterfront, Morehead City, NC
Contact: Seth Marshall (336) 558-8202
www.reelinforresearch.org

May 7 – 10, 2014
BOY SCOUT GULF STREAM OPEN
Wrightsville Beach Marina, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Robert McNeill (910) 840-6194
www.facebook.com/TheBoyScoutGulfStreamOpen

May 9 – 17, 2014
FAR OUT SHOOT OUT
Ocean Isle Fishing Center, Ocean Isle, NC
Contact: Brant McMullan (910) 575-3474
www.oifishingcenter.com

May 13 – 17, 2014
HATTERAS VILLAGE OFFSHORE OPEN
Hatteras Landing, Hatteras, NC
Contact: Dierdre Bell (757) 287-4932
www.hvoo.org

May 16, 2014
CAPE FEAR DISABLED SPORTSMAN
Kure Beach Fishing Pier, Kure Beach, NC
Contact: Rick Knott (910) 368-7077
www.got-em-on.com

May 16 – 18, 2014
NORTH CAROLINA OFFSHORE CHALLENGE DOLPHIN TOURNAMENT
Morehead City; Hatteras; Oregon Inlet, NC
Contact: Terry Rose (919) 667-3508
www.hillsboroughsfc.com

May 17 – 18, 2014
REBEL KING PIER TOURNAMENT
Ocean Crest Pier, Oak Island, NC
Contact: Vance Courson (910) 278-6674
www.oceancrestpiernc.com

May 17, 2014
CAROLINA SPRING FLATFISH TOURNAMENT
Carolina Beach Pier
Contact: Max Weavil: (910) 538-0115
www.southeasternkingmackerelclub.com

May 17, 2014
STEP UP FOR SOLDIERS CHILDREN’S FISHING TOURNAMENT
Kure Beach Pier, Kure Beach, NC
Contact: Jim Verdon (570) 971-0553
www.stepupforsoldiers.org

May 24, 2014
ORIENTAL KAYAK FISHING TOURNAMENT
Oriental, NC
Contact: Bobby Brewer (919) 349-6112
www.orientalkayak.com

May 23 – 25, 2014
SWANSBORO ROTARY MEMORIAL DAY BLUEWATER TOURNAMENT
Swansboro Rotary Civic Center, Swansboro, NC
Contact: David Nance (252) 732-5402
www.kingbluewater.com

Date TBA, 2014
HARKERS ISLAND TACKLE COBIA, BLUEFISH, AND SPANISH TOURNAMENT
Harkers Island Tackle, Harkers Island, NC
Contact: Karen Pruitt (252) 838-1126
www.harkersislandtackleandtradingpost.com

May 28 – May 31, 2014
CAPE FEAR BLUE MARLIN TOURNAMENT
Wrightsville Beach Marina, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: John Riggs (910) 262-5566
www.capefearbluemarlintournament.com

May 30 – 31, 2014
FISHERMAN’S POST OCEAN ISLE INSHORE CHALLENGE
Ocean Isle Fishing Center, Ocean Isle Beach, NC
Contact: Max Gaspeny (910) 409-8379
fishermanspost.com

May 31, 2014
CAROLINA REDFISH SERIES EVENT #1
Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, Atlantic Beach, NC
Contact: Matt Lamb (252) 240-3474
www.chasintailsoutdoors.com

May 29 — June 1, 2014
OAK ISLAND OPEN PIER TOURNAMENT
Ocean Crest and Oak Island Piers, Oak Island, NC
Contact: Rebecca Squires (910) 278-5518
www.oakislandpiertournament.com

May 31, 2014
MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY
Jaycee Park, Morehead City, NC
Contact: Steve Stephens (919) 775-5205
www.militaryappreciationday.org

May 31, 2014
CAROLINA SPRING RULER OF KINGS KMT
Carolina Beach Pier; Kure Beach Pier, Johnnie Mercers Pier, NC
Contact: Max Weavil: (910) 538-0115
www.southeasternkingmackerelclub.com

 

JUNE

 

Date TBA, 2014
CHASIN’ TAILS OUTDOORS SPANISH MACKEREL CHALLENGE
Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, Atlantic Beach, NC
Contact: Matt Lamb (252) 240-3474
www.chasintailsoutdoors.com

June 7, 2014
4th ANNUAL CHILDREN’S FISHING DAY
Kure Beach Pier, Kure Beach, NC
Contact: Eric Jelinski (910) 458-2977
www.kurebeachfishingpier.com

Date TBA, 2014
HORACE SYKES MEMORIAL SPANISH MACKEREL TOURNAMENT
Inlet Watch Marina, Carolina Beach, NC
Contact: Wayne Batten (910) 620-0582

Date TBA, 2014
SEAPATH SPANISH TOURNAMENT
Seapath Marina, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Seapath Marina (910) 256-3747
www.seapathmarina.com

June 7, 2o14
REDFISH SHOOTOUT SERIES #2
Wrightsville Beach Wildlife Access, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Mike Pedersen (910) 352-2715
www.redfishshootoutseries.com

June 7, 2014
EMERALD ISLE YOUTH FISHING DERBY
Bogue Inlet Pier, Emerald Isle, NC
Contact: Lainey Gattuso (252) 354-6350
www.emeraldisle-nc.org

June 7 — 8, 2014
OCEAN CREST PIER SUMMER FLOUNDER TOURNAMENT
Ocean Crest Pier, Oak Island, NC
Contact: Vance Courson (910) 278-6674
www.oceancrestpiernc.com

June 6, 2014
BIG ROCK LADY ANGLER
Morehead City Waterfront, Morehead City, NC
Contact: Crystal Hesmer (252) 247-3575
www.thebigrock.com

June 6 – 14, 2014
BIG ROCK BLUE MARLIN TOURNAMENT
Big Rock Landing, Morehead City, NC
Contact: Crystal Hesmer (252) 247-3575
www.thebigrock.com

June 12 – 14, 2014
SUDAN DAREDEVILS SHALLOTTE POINT FLOUNDER TOURNAMENT
Shallotte Point VFD, Shallotte Point, NC
Contact: Mike Potts (910) 512-4397

June 15, 2014
FISHING WITH SPECIAL FRIENDS TOURNAMENT
Johnny Mercer’s Pier, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Max Weavil (910) 538-0115
www.southeasternkingmackerelclub.com

June 14, 2014
EAST COAST SPORTS KIDS TOURNAMENT
Soundside Park, Surf City, NC
Contact: Chris Medlin (910) 328-1887
www.eastcoastsports.com

June 15 – 21, 2014
BLUE MARLIN RELEASE TOURNAMENT
Hatteras Marlin Club, Hatteras, NC
Contact: Robert High (252) 986-2454
www.hatterasmarlinclub.com

Date TBA, 2014
TAKE A KID FISHING ADVENTURE DAY
Morehead City/Swansboro, NC
Contact: Teresa Holcombe (252) 808-8303
www.takf.com

June 20 – 21, 2014
FISHERMAN’S POST SOUTHPORT INSHORE CHALLENGE
Southport Marina, Southport, NC
Contact: Max Gaspeny (910) 409-8379
fishermanspost.com

June 20 – 22, 2014
JOLLY MON KING CLASSIC
Ocean Isle Fishing Center, Ocean Isle, NC
Contact: Brant McMullan (910) 575-3474
www.oifishingcenter.com

June 21, 2014
SNEADS FERRY LIONS CLUB PINFISH TOURNAMENT
Sneads Ferry Community Center, Sneads Ferry, NC
Contact: Jay King (910) 455-3060

June 27-28, 2014
CATCH TWO FLOUNDER TOURNAMENT
Harbourgate Marina, North Myrtle Beach, SC
Contact: John Gore (843) 516-5583

June 28, 2014
CAROUSEL CENTER FLOUNDER TOURNAMENT
Inlet Watch Yacht Club, Carolina Beach, NC
Contact: Tom Banks (910) 279-5713
www.carouselcenter.org

 

JULY

 

July 3 — 4, 2014
PIRATE’S COVE SMALL FRY TOURNAMENT
Pirate’s Cove Marina, Manteo, NC
Contact: Nikki Seward (252) 473-1015
www.fishpiratescove.com

July 4, 2014
SURF CITY PIER KIDS TOURNAMENT
Surf City Pier, Surf City, NC
Contact: Ed Lore (910) 328-3521
www.surfcityoceanpier.com

Date TBA, 2014
ERIC POWELL REDFISH TOURNAMENT
New River Marina, Sneads Ferry, NC
Contact: Ricky Kellum (910) 330-2745

July 9 – 12, 2014
HATTERAS GRAND SLAM
Hatteras Harbor Marina, Hatteras, NC
Contact: Holli Peele (252) 996-0618
www.hatterasgrandslam.com

July 11 – 13, 2014
EAST COAST GOT-EM-ON CLASSIC KMT
Carolina Beach Docks, Carolina Beach, NC
Contact: Donna Gurganus (910) 470-1374
www.gotemonliveclassic.com

July 12, 2014
ALL-AMERICAN FLOUNDER TOURNAMENT
Wildlife Bait and Tackle, Oak Island, NC
Contact: Jimmy Price (910) 443-1211

July 24 — 27, 2014
DARE COUNTY BOAT BUILDERS TOURNAMENT
Pirate’s Cove Marina, Manteo, NC
Contact: Nancy Brown (252) 473-9797
www.dcbbf.org

July 18 – 20, 2014
S.H.A.R.E. KMT
Dockside Marina, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Briana Kelly (901) 431-6418
www.sharenc.org

July 17 – 19, 2014
BARTA BILLFISH TOURNAMENT
Beaufort Town Docks, Beaufort, NC
Contact: Cynthia Barber (252) 808-2286
www.bartabillfish.com

July 18 – 19, 2014
FISHERMAN’S POST WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH INSHORE CHALLENGE
Wrightsville Beach Marina, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Max Gaspeny (910) 409-8379
fishermanspost.com

July 24 – 26, 2014
DUCKS UNLIMITED “BAND THE BILLFISH” TOURNAMENT
Big Rock Landing, Morehead City, NC
Contact: Mark Shouse (252) 240-9221
www.ncdubillfish.com

July 25 — 26, 2014
CCCF SPANISH MACKEREL/DOLPHIN TOURNAMENT
The Boathouse, Beaufort, NC
Contact: Wes Daniels (252) 222-6222
www.carteretsmt.com

July 24 — 26, 2014
CAPT. EDDY HANEMAN SAILFISH TOURNAMENT
Bridge Tender Marina, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Tripp Bryce (910) 256-6550
www.bridgetendermarina.com

July 25-26, 2014
RALEIGH SALTWATER SPORTFISHING CLUB KMT
Sea Water Marina, Atlantic Beach, NC
Contact: Bruce Andrews (919) 833-2800
www.rswsc.org

July 26, 2014
TJM CELEBRITY/CHARITY KAYAK FISHING TOURNAMENT
Wrightsville Beach Park, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Ryan Meddock/Chris Tryon (910) 792-6945
www.hooklineandpaddle.com

July 26, 2014
REELING TO HEAL INSHORE SLAM
Marina Cafe, Jacksonville, NC
Contact: Daniel Sbrocco (910) 548-3474

 

AUGUST

 

August 8 – 9, 2014
ONSLOW BAY OPEN KMT
Casper’s Marina, Swansboro, NC
Contact: Stan Jarusinski (910) 340-0813
www.obokmt.us

August 9, 2014
CAROLINA REDFISH SERIES EVENT #2
Swansboro Waterfront, Swansboro, NC
Contact: Matt Lamb (252) 240-3474
www.chasintailsoutdoors.com

Date TBA, 2014
MIKE MARTIN MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT
Surf City Pier, Surf City, NC
Contact: Ed Lore (910) 328-3521
www.surfcityoceanpier.com

August 9 – 10, 2014
ALICE KELLY LADIES TOURNAMENT
Pirate’s Cove Marina, Manteo, NC
Contact: Nikki Seward (252) 473-1015
www.fishpiratescove.com

August 11 – 15, 2014
PIRATE’S COVE BILLFISH TOURNAMENT
Pirate’s Cove, Manteo, NC
Contact: Nikki Seward (252) 473-1015
www.pcbgt.com

August 15 – 16, 2014
SNEADS FERRY ROTARY CLUB KMT
New River Marina, Sneads Ferry, NC
Contact:  Ricky Maready (910) 355-1501
www.sneadsferryrotary.com/sneadsferrykmt/homekmt.htm

August 20 – 22 2014
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH SALTWATER CLASSIC
Location TBA, North Myrtle Beach, SC
Contact: Terry Adkins (800) 546-4622
www.bluewaterpromo.com

August 22 – 23, 2014
FISHERMAN’S POST TOPSAIL INSHORE CHALLENGE
East Coast Sports/Sears Landing, Surf City, NC
Contact: Max Gaspeny (910) 409-8379
fishermanspost.com

August 23, 2014
SHERIFF INGRAM’S THIRD ANNUAL FLATFISH
Southport Marina, Southport, NC
Contact: Dennis or Laurie Watson: (910) 367-8356
www.facebook.com/flatfishroundup

 

SEPTEMBER

September 1 – December 31, 2014
CHASIN’ TAILS OUTDOORS SPECKLED TROUT CHALLENGE
Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, Atlantic Beach, NC
Contact: Matt Lamb (252) 240-3474
www.chasintailsoutdoors.com

September 12 – 13, 2014
FISHERMAN’S POST CAROLINA BEACH INSHORE CHALLENGE
Inlet Watch Marina, Carolina Beach, NC
Contact: Max Gaspeny (910) 409-8379
fishermanspost.com

September 12 — 13, 2014
BOJANGLES KING OF THE CAPE OPEN KMT
Town Creek Marina, Beaufort, NC
Contact: David Lucas (252) 290-0925
www.kingofthecapeopenkingmackereltournament.yolasite.com

September 13 — November 29, 2014
TEX’S TACKLE FALL FLOUNDER AND SPECKLED TROUT TOURNAMENT
Tex’s Tackle, Wilmington, NC
Contact: Arlen Ash (910) 791-1763
www.texstackle.com

September 19 – 21, 2014
WIDE OPEN TECH SPANISH MACKEREL OPEN
Wild Wing Cafe/Motts Channel Seafood, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Max Gaspeny (910) 409-8379
fishermanspost.com

Sept 20, 2014
MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY SOUTHPORT
Jaycee Park, Morehead City, NC
Contact: Steve Stephens (919) 775-5205
www.militaryappreciationday.org

September 20, 2o14
REDFISH SHOOTOUT SERIES #3
Surf City Wildlife Access, Surf City, NC
Contact: Mike Pedersen (910) 352-2715
www.redfishshootoutseries.com

September 20, 2014
CAROLINA FALL FLATFISH TOURNAMENT
Kure Beach Pier
Contact: Max Weavil (910) 538-0115
www.southeasternkingmackerelclub.com

September 27, 2014
CAROLINA REDFISH SERIES EVENT #1
Chasin’ Tails Outdoors, Atlantic Beach, NC
Contact: Matt Lamb (252) 240-3474
www.chasintailsoutdoors.com

September 27, 2014
RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE
Harbourgate Marina, Little River, SC
Contact: John Gore, Jr. (843) 602-3376
www.rumblekmt.com

Sepember 28 – October 5, 2013
FLOUNDER SURF FISHING TOURNAMENT
The Reel Outdoors, Emerald Isle, NC
Contact: Laurie Morris (252) 354-6350
www.emeraldisle-nc.org/eiprd

September 27, 2014
BAY CREEK CLASSIC
Wildlife Boat Ramp, Oak Island, NC
Contact: Brandon Matthews (910) 363-4038
www.baycreekclassic.com

September 27, 2014
PLUNDER ON THE PAMLICO INSHORE GRAND SLAM
Camp Boddie, Blounts Creek, NC
Contact:John Whichard (252) 333-4098
www.plunderonthepamlico.com

September 27 – 28, 2014
CAROLINA FALL KING CHALLENGE
Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Johnny Mercers Piers
Contact: Max Weavil (910) 538-0115
www.southeasternkingmackerelclub.com

OCTOBER

September 30 – October 4, 2013
BOGUE INLET PIER TOURNAMENT
Bogue Inlet Pier, Emerald Isle, NC
Contact: Patty Davis (252) 354-2919
www.bogueinletpier.com

October 3 — 5, 2014
TOPSAIL ISLAND FALL SURF FISHING CHALLENGE
East Coast Sports, Surf City, NC
Contact: Max Gaspeny (910) 409-8379
www.fishermanspost.com

October 2 – 4, 2014
US OPEN KMT
Southport Marina, Southport, NC
Contact: Southport/OI Chamber of Commerce (800) 457-6964
www.usopenkmt.com

October 4 –5, 2014
OCEAN CREST PIER FALL FLOUNDER TOURNAMENT
Ocean Crest Pier, Oak Island, NC
Contact: Vance Courson (910) 278-6674
www.oceancrestpiernc.com

October 9 – 11, 2013
NAGS HEAD SURF FISHING CLUB INVITATIONAL
Ramada Inn, Kill Devil Hills, NC
Contact: Maryann Maryott (252) 441-1670
www.nagsheadsurffishingclub.org

October 10 – 12, 2013
DAVIS ISLAND FISHING FOUNDATION CLUB TOURNAMENT
Cape Lookout, NC
Contact: Mark Weir (336) 751-5135
www.diffclub.com

October 11, 2o14
REDFISH SHOOTOUT SERIES CHAMPIONSHIP
Fulchers Landing Wildlife Access, Sneads Ferry, NC
Contact: Mike Pedersen (910) 352-2715
www.redfishshootoutseries.com

October 10 – 12, 2014
FALL BRAWL KING CLASSIC
Ocean Isle Fishing Center, Ocean Isle, NC
Contact: Brant McMullan (910) 575-3474
www.oifishingcenter.com

October 11 — 12, 2014
RUMBLE ON THE TEE KING MACKEREL TOURNAMENT
Ocean Crest Pier, Oak Island, NC
Contact: Vance Courson (910) 278-6674
www.oceancrestpiernc.com

Date TBA, 2013
CCA NC INSIDE & OUT TOURNAMENT
Portside Marina, Morehead City, NC
Contact: CCA (919) 781-3474
www.ccanc.org

October 17 – 19, 2014
FISHERMAN’S POST PLEASURE ISLAND SURF FISHING CHALLENGE
Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Fort Fisher, NC
Contact: Max Gaspeny (910) 409-8379
fishermanspost.com

October 18, 2014
NEUSE RIVER BACKWATER OPEN
Lawson’s Creek Park, New Bern, NC
Contact: Malcolm Quay (252) 665-3365
www.nrbwo.com

October 18, 2014
JACKSONVILLE SPECKLED TROUT TOURNAMENT
Casper’s Marina, Swansboro, NC
Contact: Daniel Sbrocco (910) 548-3474

October 18 – 19, 2013
SWANSBORO ROTARY CLUB SWANSBORO  5-0 KMT
Swansboro Civic Center, Swansboro, NC
Contact: David Nance (252) 732-5402
www.kingbluewater.com

October 19 – December 1, 2013
GORDIE McADAMS SPECKLED TROUT SURF FISHING TOURNAMENT
The Reel Outdoors, Emerald Isle, NC
Contact: Laurie Morris (252) 354-6350
www.emeraldisle-nc.org/eiprd

October 25 – 27, 2013
NC TROOPER’S ASSOCIATION OFFSHORE/INSHORE CHALLENGE
Jaycee Park, Morehead City Waterfront, Morehead City, NC
Contact: Al Morris, Jr. (252) 241-9798
www.1042kmt.com

October 26, 2013
PAMLICO COUNTY SHRINE CLUB SPECKLED TROUT TOURNAMENT
Pamlico County Shrine Club
Contact: Dave Stewart (252) 670-2841
www.sudanshriners.com/documents/PamlicoCo.TroutTournament11.pdf

NOVEMBER

October 22 — November 9, 2014
MARTINI’S HOOK-A-HOO RODEO
NC and SC Weigh Stations
Contact:  Joe Seegers (910) 512-1089
www.hookahoo.com

November 8, 2014
FLAT BOTTOM GIRLS
Dockside Marina, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Tim Barefoot (910) 617-7637
www.fishfortomorrow.org

November 1, 2014
ED SEWELL SPECKLED TROUT TOURNAMENT
Casper’s Marina, Swansboro, NC
Contact: Chris Sewell (910) 459-2257

November 8, 2014
SWANSBORO CENTURY CLUB FRIENDLY CITY SPECKLED TROUT TOURNAMENT
Caspers Marina, Swansboro, NC
Contact: Lynn Sanbeg(910) 326-4300
nc.och.schoolinsites.com/

November 5 – 8, 2014
CAPE HATTERAS ANGLERS CLUB INVITATIONAL SURF FISHING TOURNAMENT
Cape Hatteras Anglers Club, Buxton, NC
Contact: Larry Hardham/Libby Zentmyer (252) 995-4253
www.capehatterasanglersclub.org

Date TBA, 2013
SKA NATIONALS
Fort Pierce, FL
Contact: SKA (904) 819-0360
www.fishska.com

November 22, 2014
JACKSONVILLE ROTARY SPECKLED TROUT SHOOTOUT
Jacksonville Landing, Jacksonville, NC
Contact: Mike Tuton (910) 934-3980
www.jacksonvillerotaryclubnc.org

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DECEMBER

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JANUARY

January 18 – 19, 2013
CAPE FEAR RIVERWATCH INVITATIONAL STRIPED BASS TOURNAMENT
Downtown Wilmington, NC
Contact: Cape Fear Riverwatch (910) 762-5606
www.cfrw.us

January 26, 2013
JOHNNIE MERCER’S PIER DOGFISH TOURNAMENT
Johnnie Mercer’s Pier, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact: Johnnie Mercer’s (910) 256-2743