2nd annual 

BIG ROCK KIDS

JUly 13TH-16th, 2022

The Big Rock Kids Tournament aims to promote sport fishing among a new generation of anglers while benefiting children’s charities in Eastern North Carolina. The 3-day, total release tournament celebrated its inaugural event with 59 boats and 200+ participating junior anglers!

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2021 BIG ROCK KIDS RECAP!

Congratulations to the winner of the inaugural Big Rock Kids Tournament, THE GENERAL

A total of 59 boats registered for the 2021 Big Rock Kids Tournament! Over the course of 3 days, more than 200 junior anglers racked up: 44 billfish releases & weighed in 100 dolphin + 26 wahoo! Below are the final tournament results & prize payouts!

THE GENERAL claimed First Place in the Inaugural Big Rock Kids Tournament after releasing 7 sailfish on Friday. This secured their wins as Daily Release WTA Friday Winner, Level I First Place Release Winner and Total Release First Place Winner. The total purse for THE GENERAL was $46,733 in earnings! Plus a $500 gift card sponsored by Bass Pro Shops!

The Ramsey Family aboard SKIRT CHASER earned Second Place with $49,033 in total earnings after securing: 2nd Place Total Release + 2nd Place Billfish Release + Daily Release WTA Saturday + First Place Dolphin!

BILL COLLECTOR took home Third Place with $12,480 in total earnings after securing: Level I Billfish Release + Total Release 3rd Place! It came down to the wire for their team as they fought a fish for 4 hours on the last day, squeezing in just enough time to get back with the release form. We know just how hard you must have worked, anglers!

2022 SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY, JULY 13TH

Tournament Registration
7:00 PM Captain’s Party
Pig Picking Dinner, Big Rock Landing

THURSDAY, JULY 14TH

8:00 AM – 2:00 PM FISHING DAY 1

FRIDAY, JULY 15TH

8:00 AM – 2:00 PM FISHING DAY 2
7:00 PM Food Trucks + Fun at the Fountain, Big Rock Landing

SATURDAY, JULY 16TH

8:00 AM – 2:00 PM FISHING DAY 3
7:00 PM Awards Ceremony + Dinner, Big Rock Landing

TEAM/BOAT AVAILABILITY

Looking to join a team, charter a boat or find interested anglers? Get your team listed or search for a team on our Availability page. We update daily as requests are received!

  • Or Text: (919) 801-8346