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!
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!
WEDNESDAY, JULY 13TH
5:30 PM Captain’s Party
6:00 PM 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
6:00 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
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!