The Stuart Sailfish Club’s fifth annual KDW Fishing shootout scheduled May 13-14, 2022 promises a fun day of fishing for kingfish, dolphin and wahoo and cash prizes of $5,000-plus.
On Saturday, May 14, boats may leave St. Lucie, Fort Pierce, or Jupiter inlets. Lines in at 6:30-8:00 a.m.; lines out at 3 p.m. Fish may only be weighed at the weigh station from 2-5 p.m. at Sailfish Marina in Stuart.
Entry fee is $300 per boat and includes all events for the boat captain and four anglers. Additional anglers may register for $50. First 30 boats to register will receive a captain’s bucket and one tournament shirt. After May 6, entry rate increases to $350.
An awards dinner will be held on Saturday, May 14, beginning at 6 p.m. Extra dinner tickets are available for $25.
Tournament profits will provide scholarships to high school graduates in Martin County pursuing higher education in marine-related industries, including oceanography, marine biology, fishery management, seamanship, boat building and related fields.
Register online at www.stuartsailfishclub.com.
For more information, contact Caresse Chase at email@example.com or (772) 888-6447.