Kayak Anglers Charity Erie Bay Tournament

Erie Sports Commission

Host Hotel: Clarion Bel-Aire Hotel- $84.99/night plus tax (mention Kayak Anglers when booking to receive the event rate!)

The Western PA Kayak Anglers will host the Erie Bay Tournament at Presque Isle Bay. The tournament is a Charity Team Event, and requires a valid state fishing license and the appropriate launch permits.

Anglers from Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, New York, Virginia and Ontario are expected to compete.

Participants must fish from human powered kayaks, single-person canoes or SUPs. The tournament is a catch-photograph-release event, with all fish measured and scored digitally. Anglers will submit photos of fish remotely via mobile device to be measured. Kayak Anglers utilizes for fish photo submission.

One hundred percent of the proceeds from the Charity Team Event will be given to Shriners Hospitals for Children – Erie.

Anglers will launch at 6 a.m. from Presque Isle State Park, and will fish until 2 p.m. An awards ceremony for all participating anglers will begin at 3 p.m. at Field & Stream on Interchange Rd.

The event is open to any member of Kayak Anglers of Western PA for $40 per two-person team.

For more information and to register, please visit

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