Tournaments

The BFC hosts 3 online tournaments throughout the year: saltwater, freshwater & ice fishing. Tournaments are competitive yet friendly and you don't have to be from Brooklyn, or a member of BFC, to register. Participants receive a package of gear (shirt, stickers, measuring tape) shipped for free after signing up.

Enter & Win

Throughout the year our club hosts ongoing tournaments sponsored by outdoor companies who award prizes to the winners. There are saltwater & freshwater tournaments from the spring to the fall, in the winter there’s one for ice fishing. Every week the leaderboard is updated for each category. The tournaments are friendly in nature and a lot of fun to be a part of, every participant is shipped a package of gear depending on the option they select.

Saltwater Tournament

4/15 – 12/31

$100 for all categories

This option includes a limited-edition t-shirt, tank top, koozie, 10 custom stickers, 60” BFC Logo measuring tape & shipping.

$30 per individual category

This option includes a koozie, 5 custom stickers, a 60” BFC Logo measuring tape & shiping.

Categories/Leaderboard

  • Striped bass (C&R)
  • False Albacore
  • Bluefish
  • Fluke
  • Seabass
  • Porgy
  • Blackfish
  • Searobin

Freshwater Tournament

4/1 – 12/31

$100 for all categories

This option includes a limited-edition t-shirt, tank top, koozie, 10 custom stickers, 60” BFC Logo measuring tape & shipping.

$30 per individual category

This option includes a koozie, 5 custom stickers, a 60” BFC Logo measuring tape & shiping.

Categories/Leaderboard

  • Lake Trout
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Pike
  • Pickerel
  • Carp (Common, Mirror or Grass)
  • Yellow Perch
  • White Perch
  • Crappie
  • Bluegill

Ice Fishing Tournament

1/1 – 4/1

$100 for all categories

This option includes a limited-edition long sleeve shirt, beanie, koozie, 10 custom stickers, 60” BFC Logo measuring tape & shipping.

$30 per individual category

This option includes a koozie, 5 custom stickers, 60” BFC Logo measuring tape & shipping.

Categories/Leaderboard

  • Lake Trout
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Pike
  • Pickerel
  • Yellow Perch
  • White Perch
  • Crappie
  • Bluegill

Rules for Tournaments

  1. There must be one continuous video showing the measurements of the fish with the measuring tape parallel and NEXT TO THE FISH – not on top of or underneath it. The video must be clear or it will not be accepted.
  2. All participants must be registered 24 hours prior to entering a fish and must submit their catch within 24 hours of landing it.
  3. The longest fish submitted by the end date for each tournament wins.
  4. There are 5 judges – one from every borough who will blindly review submissions. They have the final say on the exact length of a submission.
  5. Fish must be caught in NY State and follow NY State Regulations. Any saltwater fish caught from a boat must be from a boat that docks in NYC.

Tournament Registration

Fill out the form below and submit your registration fee.
Be sure to indicate which category you are entering when you sign up.

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