Greater than 100 p.c payback at every occasion

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (November 27, 2017) – The Inshore Fishing Affiliation (IFA) Kayak Fishing Tour introduced by Hobie Fishing not too long ago unveiled the official 2018 match schedule, full with greater than 100 p.c payback at each occasion. The 2018 schedule consists of two regular-season occasions in every of the tour’s 5 divisions plus a two-day championship occasion.

The IFA Kayak Fishing Tour common season opens in Jacksonville, Fla., on March 18 and wraps up at Titusville, Fla., on Sept. 30. A two-day Tour Championship might be held following the common season finale (precise dates and placement coming quickly). Official registration for the 2018 season will start January 2, 2018.

Every of the 10 common season occasions will characteristic a catch-photograph-release match format. The IFA Kayak Fishing Tour will proceed to supply greater than 100 p.c payout, plus contingency alternatives for anglers at each occasion. Additionally, for an extra $50, anglers can join the Angler’s Benefit program, which permits individuals to compete in a good greater payout bracket.

The fastest-growing kayak fishing match path within the nation, the IFA Kayak Fishing Tour Introduced by Hobie Fishing gives inshore kayak anglers from a mess of states the chance to take part in aggressive fishing tournaments. With low entry charges and minimal journey necessities, kayak anglers competing within the catch-photograph-release tournaments can benefit from the wealthy prize construction awarded to opponents.

IFA occasions are made potential via the sponsorship and continued assist of those well-respected manufacturers: Hobie Fishing, Ranger Boats, Cabela’s, Lucas Oil, Mercury Marine, RAM, Berkley Gulp!, Berkley Gulp! Alive!, PENN Reels, Spiderwire, Minn Kota, Humminbird, Energy-Pole, Arctic Ice, Defend the Harvest, Normal Tire, Valley Fashions, T-H Marine, ATLAS, G-Juice, Powertex Group, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.

2018 IFA Kayak Tour Schedule (topic to alter)

Atlantic Division
April 29 – Georgetown, S.C.
Sept. 23 – Georgetown, S.C.

Florida East Division
March 18 – Jacksonville, Fla.
Sept. 30 – Titusville, Fla.

Florida West Division
March 25 – Clearwater, Fla.
Sept. 16 – Punta Gorda, Fla.

Louisiana Division
April 15 – Hopedale, La.
Aug. 5 – Houma, La.

Texas Division
April 1 – Port Aransas, Texas
Aug. 19 – Orange, Texas

Dates and placement TBD

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