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Fritz Boyden Memorial Youth Fishing Tournament
June 15, 2016
Fritz Boyden Memorial Youth Fishing Tournament takes place at all of the ocean fishing piers on the northern beaches of Dare County. Children fish in two age groups; 4 to 9 years old and 10 to 16 years old. Lucky and skillful anglers may win a rod and reel combo as well as a trophy for landing the longest fish in a number of categories including black or red drum, triggerfish, spadefish, gray or speckled trout, flounder, sea mullet, croaker, spot, bluefish, pigfish and Spanish mackerel.
The awards ceremony takes place at Kelly’s Outer Banks Restaurant and Tavern at milepost 10.5 on the bypass that day at 1 p.m. Sponsored by the Nags Head Surf Fishing Club, this free event takes place at Avalon, Nags Head, Jennette’s and Outer Banks fishing piers. Space will be limited at Jennette’s this year due to scheduled repairs to turbine No. 1. For general questions about the tournament call Director Tony Garrett at 252-202-4862.