Cobiathon

  • COBIATHON FSFA VS CFOA

    Virtual Tournament 2021

    Cobiathon - 2 Week Virtual tournament starts March 15th.

    DATES: MARCH 15th through March 31st

    WHERE: Online Virtual Weigh In

    REQUIREMENTS:  Picture of the club member holding the fish with A TOKEN and a picture of the weight on a digital scale.  

    TOKEN: We are requiring a token in the picture with the fish.  You can Download The token here.  Print it out, fold it, and put it in a ziploc bag for the picture.  

    Rules: Catch the largest cobia by rod and reel

    The friendly inter-club Cobiathon is set for March 15 through March 31.  We are encouraging people to get out and fish, show your club colors and have a great time.

    Club Winner: The FSFA or CFOA member that catches the largest Cobia during the tournament dates.   Club winner will receive a rod and reel setup provided by FSFA.  Club winner will also get a plaque with their name and bragging rights for their club for the year.

    Guest WinnerThe guest angler on a Club members boat that catches the largest Cobia during the tournament dates.  The winning guest angler will receive a free membership to either FSFA or CFOA.

    We encourage everyone to get out and fish, have a great time.

    Please send a text and pictures to Chris Pashos 603-345-0142 and Scott Sampson 407-415-0086 of the fish with the club member in the picture and a picture of the fish on a digital scale clearly showing the weight of the fish.

    Special Note: The token here will be needed with the picture in order to qualify. Please print and retain in a zip lock bag and carry with you.


Every year CFOA and FSFA (CFOA's sister club) have a cobia tournament for friendly competition and bragging rights.  There are virtually no rules other than a club member from either club must be on each boat. Heaviest fish will win a rod and reel combo.  If no cobia are caught the heaviest kingfish will win.

Cobiathon 2021

Date: March 15th - 31st, 2021


Rules


  • Heaviest Cobia from a CFOA aor FSFA member wins a rod and reel combo.
  • Heaviest Cobia from a guest of a  member will win a free membership to either FSFA or CFOA
  • The tournament is free.
  • Picture of the club member holding the fish with A TOKEN and a picture of the weight on a digital scale.  A token will be required in both pictures.  Look to your clubs facebook, website, and your club meetings for what to put on the token by March 14th.
  • If No Cobia are weighed the heaviest Kingfish will win.

Food and Drinks

Note: there will be no get together for 2021

The hosting club will have a cookout starting at 3pm at Cape Marina.  There will be food, drinks, fish weighed in, and lots of fishing talk!  

Even if you don't fish, come meet the members of the other club and have a great time while the anglers bring their catches in.  



Winners

Here are the winners from the previous 3 years:

  • 2018 - Robert MacVittie - 45#
  • 2017 - Zella Helten - 16#
  • 2016 - Bill Kosiba - 38# Kingfish
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