July Red Snapper Tournament

CFOA will have its own members only Red Snapper tournament. This tournament will replace the July Social. 

  • 1st Place = $100 Academy Sports Gift Card; 2nd Place = $50 AS Gift Card
  • Tournament dates: July 12th, 13th 14th and July 19th, 20th
  • Online tournament, catches need to be submitted at https://mycfoa.com/weigh-slip
  • Angler must be a CFOA Member in good standing by July 11th.
  • Valid Weigh Slips must be submitted between Friday July 12th till the end of Monday July 22nd
  • 2 Pictures need to be submitted – 1 with Angler holding the fish and the other with the fish on the scale
  • Pictures should be submitted onto the CFOA Facebook Page as well as the weighslip form.
  • All Weigh Slips will be approved and results posted on Tuesday July 23rd  after the season is over

Weigh Slips are entered at the CFOA website. Here is the link:  https://mycfoa.com/weigh-slip

Remember this is members only, so if you were on the fence to join us now is a great time! Have fun, be safe and catch some huge Red Snapper!

July 17th - Artificial Reef "Cary Kresge Pyramids" deployed 15 miles east of Port Canaveral

Space Coast Artificial Reef Advisory Board (SCARAB) comprised of FSFA, CFOA, CCA and Brevard County boating and waterways program has successfuly deployed the 4th artificial reef in as many years.   Matt Culver from Brevard County, Christine Kittle and Jeff Renchen FWC artificial reef program and Chris Pashos FSFA Director left the dock at at 6:00 AM and were on site by 7:00 AM.  The crew began deploying at 9:45 AM  and completed at 11:30 AM with the 23 pyramids in place.  The pattern is 4 rows wide and 6 deep spaced approximately 30 feet apart.  The pyramids are contructed of marine grade concrete and cocquina rock.  

Subsequent to the deployment Christine and Jeff dove last years deployment of reef balls.  There was good marine growth, bait pods and predatory fish on the reef. This is exactly what we're trying to accomplish with placing the artificial reefs to improve fish habitat and fishing opportunites for sportsman. 

Many thanks to the cooperative effort of the SCARAB and all the wonderful members of each club that contribute to make this deployment possible.

Congratulations to Blondie for Big Fish at the 34th Annual CFOA Offshore Tournament with a 34.4 lbs. Kingfish

Location For Our Socials

Our new location will be the Winter Park Community Center.

721 W New England Ave
Winter Park, FL 32789

About Our Fishing Club

Mark Wright Talking About Mosquito Lagoon

Monthly Socials

Every month we have a social featuring a guest speaker to talk about saltwater fishing.  There are also raffles, fishing reports, and food.  If you are a beginner this is a great way to learn new techniques.  If you are an experienced angler please come out and share what you have learned.   

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Fishing Tournaments 

We have at least 2 tournaments every year.  Our annual CFOA tournament is held in May out of Port Canaveral.  It has over $10,000 in cash and prizes and is open to the public.  Learn More

We also have a year long club tournament.  This tournament is for club members only.  From Nov. 1st to Oct. 31st you measure your catches and submit your weighslip online.  You receive points for the top 3 of each species.  You also earn angler and boat points.  The ultimately goal is to win top boat honors for the year. Learn More

Rigging Seminar

Every year we hold a rigging seminar. Walk from table to table and learn from local guides and companies.  Get one on one time and ask all the questions you would like.

Topics will cover inshore and offshore saltwater fishing, rod & reel maintenance, knots, arts, and more!

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