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YakAttack Tournament

2018 10th Annual YakAttack Benefit Tournament

The 2018 10th Annual YakAttack Benefit Tournament will take place on May 18 – 19 and will be headquartered at the Cedar Crest Conference Center at Twin Lakes State Park in Green Bay, Virginia; same location as previous years. The registration cap is 200 anglers and anyone attending the captain’s meeting, dinner, awards ceremony, or raffle will need to be a registered participant. Entries are nonrefundable or transferable. Registration opens […]

Brian Robison of Vikings Hosts Benefit Tourney

Brian Robison, the NFL Minnesota Vikings’ defensive end and former member of The University of Texas at Austin’s 2005 national championship winning football team is hosting a benefit tournament for K9s4COPS.   The Brian Robison “Reel ‘Em In” Foundation has selected non-profit organization, K9s4COPS, as the beneficiary of their second annual fishing tournament. Brian Robison and his wife, Jayme, will host fellow NFL athletes and pro bass anglers for a […]

YAK4IT TOC 2016 Hobie Fishing Worlds Qualifier

AUSTIN, TX- October 18, 2016 The Yak4it Tournament of Champions is now a qualifying event for the Hobie Fishing Worlds 6 to be held in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana on December 4-10, 2016.   Hobie Fishing and Mariner Sails are teaming up to make this an event to remember. Hobie is the leader in kayak manufacturing and Mariner Sails is a national leader in kayak and watersports retail. Together they have […]

Payne Outdoors

Georgia’s Ron Champion Takes Hobie® Bass Open

OCEANSIDE, California – June 7, 2016 – Georgia’s Ron Champion took top honors this past weekend in the third annual Hobie Bass Open Tournament, earning him a ticket to compete in this year’s Hobie Fishing Worlds Championship (HFW6), compliments of Hobie Cat Company and Kentucky Lake Convention and Visitor Bureau. Ron also walked away with $3500 in cash and an all expense paid trip to the HFW6. Matthew Scotch, representing […]

Hobie Fishing World Championship 6 Hosted in Louisiana

OCEANSIDE, California – May 11, 2016 – The sixth annual Hobie Fishing World Championship (HFW6), presented by Rhino-Rack™ and hosted by Hobie Cat® Company, will take place in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana, December 4-10 of this year. Located in Southern Louisiana 90 minutes from New Orleans, Lafourche Parish is the gateway to Cajun Country and the Gulf of Mexico, offering a distinctly Louisiana “bayou” way of life and promising a memorable […]

Why Every Kayak Angler Should Fish the Hobie Bass Open

By Paul Lebowitz, Hobie Cat Communications Manager I know what you’re thinking. The event has Hobie right in the name. It must be just for Hobie-heads. WRONG. Hobie’s third annual Bass Open (June 4-5, 2016) is called an open for a reason. We invite everyone in the kayak fishing world to join us for a good time on Kentucky Lake. It’s an absolute beast of a lake, a legendary hawg […]

Should Tournament Directors Fish Their Own Tournaments?

Anytime you get tournament directors from across the nation together and they start talking kayak fishing you get opinions. Lots of them. We have never been a group accused of being without input. In a side conversation yesterday afternoon and then again at dinner last night the same topic came up: Should tournament directors fish their own tournaments? Many sides to the argument exist but I think it’s important to […]