09/14/2020 to 09/20/2020
Event: 7th Annual Outer Banks Kayak Fishing Tournament hosted by Kitty Hawk Surf Co. and Sponsored by Seaside Vacations
Date: Monday, September 14, 2020 – Sunday, September 20, 2020
Time: Tournament runs from 6:00 AM – 8:00 PM Monday to Saturday and 6:00 AM – 4:00 PM Sunday
Location: Outer Banks wide
Boundaries: Fisherman will enjoy expanded boundaries this year as the tournament will take place in all NC Coastal Waters.
Tournament Qualifications: This is a SLAM tournament with the following species: Red Drum, Flounder, Speckled Trout. The total length of your top three fish (one from each species) will go towards the SLAM leader-board. All fish must be caught from your watercraft. Wading is not permitted. A PFD must be worn while competing in this event. This is a photo catch and release style tournament. Competitors are permitted to launch STARTING at 6:00 AM on Monday morning, September 14. Competitors that launch prior to 6:00 AM on either of the tournament dates will be disqualified. First-day fishing and catch submissions will end at 8:00 PM on September 14. Second-day launch and fishing will resume at 6:00 AM September 15 – 20. NO catch submission will be accepted between 8:00 PM and 6:00 AM. Catch submissions will be accepted until 4:00 PM on September 20.
Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place entries in each category with an award to the “sea monster” category chosen by the tournament director.
Grand Prize: 2019 Hobie Mirage Pro Angler 14
Cost: $50 to register for the tournament. You can register online or at Kitty Hawk Surf Co. in person.
For more information, visit https://www.kittyhawk.com/event/obx-kayak-fishing-tournament/.
*Due to COVID-19, the Captain’s Meeting and Post-Event Cookout may be changed for the safety of our participants, volunteers, and team.