American Fishing Contests is the largest online directory of fishing contests, derby’s, fisheree’s, jamborees, tournaments and challenges. It is a single source for you to find a fishing event in America.


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      New York fishing is probably not the first thing a person thinks of when they hear New York mentioned or see it written. New York, See More

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      Over 900 fishing contests in America this weekend. Here is a sampling of the more than 100 organizations holding those events.

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      Here are links to 5 online contests that I just found out about. Salmon, Catfish, Walleye, a nation wide tournament for over 20 different species See More

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      Calling all anglers along the northeast seaboard. Three long running fishing contests have just begun and will run into September or the end of November. See More

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      Hey, hey the first of May . . . outdoor fishing starts today. Well not really. People can fish outdoors every day of the year See More

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      Eufaula, Guntersville, Martin, Mitchell, Lay and Wheeler are some of the best known lakes in Alabama that major fishing circuits hold their qualifiers and championships See More

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      Soccer will be holding its World Cup this year but, North Carolina has its Kingfish Cup every year consisting of these events. See More

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      This is just a sampling of the 680 fishing tournaments being held this weekend in America. Find them all at

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      The state of Ohio has the distinction as one of the states that has produced the most presidents. Many also know its college football team See More

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      Anyone familiar with men's college basketball knows the Indiana Hoosiers have won 5 national titles. What is less known or agreed upon is the origin See More

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      With shorelines on 4 of the 5 Great Lakes and a state with the highest counts of inland lakes, Michigan ranks 2nd in America for See More

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      High school bass fishing has become more and more popular with each passing year. The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) last published See More

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      Today is April Fools' Day so be on guard for anyone who might be trying to trick you. What is true about today, April 1, See More

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      Everything is bigger in Texas a saying goes and when it comes to fishing tournaments it's quite true. Texas had more fishing contest opportunities in See More

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      Since 1950 Minnesota license plates have had the slogan "10,000 LAKES" embossed on them. With that many lakes its no wonder that every year there See More

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      The Vernal or Spring Equinox has come bringing us longer daylight hours, warmer temperatures and what is considered the first day of spring. It also See More

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      There's a saying that "good things come in small packages". This is certainly true for the states of MA, MD, NH, VT and WV which See More

      2 months 4 days ago

      Calling all kayak fishing anglers who fish in the northeast states of America. Beginning April 1st two online kayak fishing tournaments will begin. One runs See More