The 2014 Border City Classic is now history. Eighty two kayak anglers took to the water to compete in the fourth annual BCC. Lake St. Clair and the Detroit River didn't disappoint the dedicated field of kayak anglers, some of whom came from as far as Edmonton, AB, Ottawa, ON, and Fort Wayne, IN.
“This is flat-out a great tournament run by a great bunch of people and fished by a great bunch of anglers,” said Sid Dobrin from Inventive Fishing, after competing in this year’s Extreme Kayak/Paddle board Fishing Tournament. 117 brave anglers took part of the spectacular shot gun start after fueling up on Dandee Donuts and coffee just as the morning sun peeked through in the east around 6:20a.m.
Wildcat Creek Outfitters will host the Midwest Madness Kayak Fishing Tournament and Festival on June 21, 2014 in Zionsville, IN. This is a CPR tournament run in conjunction with a fishing festival. The festival will include a live band, food, craft beer truck, manufactures tents, raffle and the weigh in.
When you’re hot, you’re hot - and Robert Brown is definitely hot. Brown won the Kayak Fishing ClassicS City Island Classic by more than 27” using his favorite Ohero “Carbonado” kayak rod and the new Yo-Zuri “3DB Prism/Wave Motion” lures. The Classic was hosted by Bob’s Boathouse of Sarasota, which proved to be a fun place with great eats.
It's tourney time again! Once again, the KARS staff and I will host a kayak, canoe, and SUP tournament. KARS Park, located on the pristine waters of the No Motor Zone in the Merritt Island National Refuge on East Central Florida's Space Coast is perhaps one of Florida's greatest treasures for inshore anglers.
On Friday afternoon I loaded up my Toyota “Tundra” and hit the road, heading to the Hobie Bass Open held on Kentucky Lake. This tournament is a qualifying event for the Hobie Fishing Worlds tournament held in Amsterdam, Netherlands, October 6-10, 2014.
2014 marks my third year participating in the world’s largest kayak fishing tournament, in Jacksonville, FL. This trip was challenging, as I brought the minimum gear along because I had two other yak anglers pre-fish some pre-fishing on Friday before the Captain’s meeting.
Hobie has released updated information on their upcoming Hobie Bass Open qualifier.See the press release below for details.