2018 CFOA Port Canaveral
Fishing Tournament!

May 19th, 2018









Captain's Party

6:00 pm - Friday, May 18th

610 Glenn Cheek Dr.
Cape Canaveral, FL 32920

Join us at Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill in Port Canaveral for the party to kick off the 33rd Annual CFOA tournament. There will be fun for the whole family with raffles, 50/50's and more. A member from each boat must be present as you will receive your boat numbers and complete list of rules at the weigh in.


  1. Tournament: This is a one day tournament to be held on Saturday May 19, 2018. In case of unfishable weather as determined by the Tournament Director, the tournament make up day will be Sunday May 20 or, on a later date to be determined by the Tournament Director.
  2. Fishing Regulations: All fish must be caught on hook and line and in accordance with applicable Florida and Federal recreational rules and regulations. From the time that a fish strikes or takes a bait or lure, the angler must hook, fight, and bring the fish to the boat without the aid of any other person. A foul hooked fish may not be weighed in the tournament. Electric or power driven reels are not permitted. (Power downriggers are permitted). Stinger rigs are allowed. All gaffs must be equipped with a single hook and be no longer than 8 feet. Flying gaffs or detachable head gaffs are not allowed. Harpoon or lance attachments are prohibited. In the event of an emergency the assisting boat may contact the Tournament and receive a waiver PRIOR to rendering assistance.
  3. Entry Fee: Entry fee is $150, and to be eligible the signed and completed entry form and entry fee must be received at the captain's party or from the online system.
  4. Captains meeting: Attendance at the Captains meeting on May 18th is mandatory by at least one team member to pick up the registration card. All boats must display the registration card at all times during the tournament. All boats must monitor channels 16 & 71 throughout the tournament.
  5. Time: The tournament shall commence at 6 a.m. on the tournament day and no lines (including sabiki) shall be in the water prior to that time. All boats weighing fish must check in via radio and be in visual site of the dock-master or tournament boat by 5 p.m. on the day of the tournament. No Exceptions!
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Weigh In

(Boats In Line by 5pm)

Blue Points Marina
726 Scallop Dr
Cape Canaveral, FL 32920

Party Starts at 2 pm

Join us for family fun while the boats bring in their fish. We'll have food, drinks, and a bounce house for the kids. There will be sponsor booths to peruse and a raffle for great fishing merchandise.

While there, checkout bluepoints marina and see all the wonderful amenities it has to offer. Take a walk down the fillet tables and see what else was caught that day. A great venue for a great tournament!

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