The 2017 Anchorage Aweigh Fishing Tournament was held on Saturday, August 12th.
Returning for the 12th year, this popular tournament was limited to 50 boats. If you think you would like to participate, register your boat early! A registration form can be downloaded from below.
This fun, recreational tournament is for youth and adults. Lines go in the water at 6:00 am. Weigh-in is at the Anchorage Park Marina between noon and 3:00 pm.
Inshore anglers will be fishing for trout, sheeps head and snapper. Offshore anglers will be fishing for king, dolphin, wahoo, mutton snapper and grouper. Awards for both heaviest catch in both divisions for both juniors and adults.
A Kids Fishing Derby was held from 2:00-3:00 pm from the seawall at Anchorage Park. This is catch and release and bait was provided. Award for the largest fish caught in 8 & under group and 9 - 15 yr age group.
After weigh-in, all participants and their families attended a cookout, entertainment, awards and great raffles! The cookout began at 4:00 pm and was open to all. Food/drink available for a nominal fee.
Sponsorship opportunities available! This is a wonderful opportunity to showcase your business or service and expand your customer base.