15 December 2021

Preteen Anglers Win Islamorada Junior Sailfish Tournament

Besting over 40 competitors age 16 and under, Parker Williamson and Andy Cone, ages 12 and 11, respectively, together captured top team honors at the annual Islamorada Junior Sailfish Tournament that ended Dec. 12.
29 November 2021

Key West Kingfish Mayhem Tournament to Challenge Teams Jan. 13-16

Big kingfish congregate in the waters around Key West each winter and angling teams can vie to catch the largest during the 2022 Key West Kingfish Mayhem tournament.
22 November 2021

Colorado Father and Son Win Team Honors at Cheeca Lodge All-American Backcountry Tournament

A father and son from Colorado earned the team grand championship at the Cheeca Lodge All-American Backcountry tournament that ended Nov. 20.
22 November 2021

Islamorada Sailfish Tournament to Launch Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship

Continuing a 50-plus-year tradition, the Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship triple-crown series is to open with the Islamorada Sailfish Tournament Thursday through Sunday, Dec. 2-5, a primary fundraiser for the Islamorada Charter Boat Association.
12 November 2021

Father/Daughter Team Repeats Sugarloaf Showdown Win in Lower Keys

Guide Pat Bracher and his 9-year-old angler daughter Charley Bracher released six barracuda, six bonefish and four permit to earn their second consecutive two-division win in the Sugarloaf Showdown that ended Nov. 6 in the Lower Florida Keys.
21 October 2021

Autumn Anglers to Fish the Robert-James Sales Redbone Tournament Nov. 5-7

Anglers, guides and celebrities are to be drawn to Islamorada to fish for elusive shallow-water gamefish during the 2021 Robert-James Sales Redbone, scheduled Friday through Sunday, Nov. 5-7. The popular catch-and-release tournament pits participants against redfish and bonefish.
20 October 2021

Free-Entry Key West Fishing Tournament to Kick Off Dec. 1

For more than half a century, the Key West Fishing Tournament has provided enjoyment for anglers while celebrating the rich variety of species found in Florida Keys waters. Beginning Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, contemporary sportfishing fans can pit their skills against more than 40 species during the landmark tournament.
14 October 2021

Cheeca Lodge All American Backcountry Tournament Set for Nov. 18-20 in Islamorada

In recognition of Veteran’s Day, discerning anglers are to unite with war heroes to pursue some of the most elusive game fish in the world for trophies and prizes during the annual Cheeca Lodge All-American Backcountry Tournament, scheduled Nov. 18-20 in Islamorada.
28 September 2021

Florida Woman Sweeps Key Largo’s Take Stock in Children Backcountry Challenge

After a weekend spent angling for trophy-size trout, redfish and snook, an angler from St. Petersburg, Florida, swept four first-place awards at the annual Take Stock in Children Backcountry Challenge that ended Sept. 26.