Inshore anglers from across South Carolina and surrounding regions will meet at Charleston, S.C., June 8-9, for the 2013 Atlantic Division season-opening events of the IFA Redfish Tour Presented by Cabela’s and IFA Kayak Fishing Tour Presented by Hobie Fishing.
Both tour events will operate out of Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina (24 Patriots Point Rd., Mount Pleasant, S.C. 29464). The IFA Redfish Tour Presented by Cabela’s will begin its activities on Friday, June 7, with tournament registration from 5-7 p.m. followed by the captain’s meeting. Anglers will launch from Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina at safe light on Saturday, June 8, with check-in times assigned at Friday’s captain’s meeting.
Competitors in the IFA Kayak Fishing Tour Presented by Hobie Fishing will have registration from 6-7 p.m. with captains meeting to follow on Saturday, June 8, at Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina. Anglers will launch Sunday from the location of their choice and return to the marina for the weigh-in. Check in times will be announced at Saturday’s captain’s meeting.
Continuing to draw inshore anglers from Texas to the Carolinas, both IFA Redfish Tours include five different divisions, each with a two-event regular season. With budget-friendly entry fees, the two tours offer opportunities to compete close to home while keeping anglers’ expenses to a minimum.
Every regular-season IFA Redfish Tour presented by Cabela’s tournament winner will take home a fully loaded 2013 Ranger Banshee Extreme, valued at $30,000. Winners of the IFA Kayak Fishing Tour presented by Hobie Fishing will win $1,500 guaranteed.
To contact Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina, call (843) 284-7062.
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