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Ludington Offshore Classic Fishing Tournament

The Ludington Offshore Classic is an annual Great Lakes sports fishing tournament, boasting the distinction of being the largest freshwater salmon tournament in the U.S. This popular tournament is hosted in the beautiful coastal town of Ludington, which is considered one of — if not the best — port on the Great Lakes for trout and salmon fishing.

2019 Event Dates:

Offshore Classic Fishing Tournament/

Big Boys Tournament, July 18-24

Hosted by the Ludington & Scottville Area Chamber of Commerce  

Tournament Overview

Ludington Offshore Classic Details

The 2017 tournament was held July 13th through July 16th, peak time for Lake Michigan fishing. This is the height of our tourist season in Ludington with over 25,000 visitors taking advantage of miles of pristine beaches, the small town atmosphere and local business offerings.

Ludington Offshore Classic consistently attracts over 900 participants. Over $100,000 in cash and prizes have been awarded since 2014.

Sponsorship Information

TOURNAMENT SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

2019 sponsorship information will be made available early 2019.  For immediate assistance, contact the Ludington & Scottville Area Chamber of Commerce.

Event Schedule

2019 Schedule to be announced

 

2018 Offshore Classic Fishing Tournament

July 19-25, 2018

Schedule of Events

 

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Ruby Thursday Shoot-Out

6:00 am              Ruboy Thursday Shotgun start

2:00 pm             Boats must be inside pier heads

Friday, July 20, 2018

Youth Classic

6:00 am              Shotgun start for Youth tournament

Noon                   Youth boats must be inside pier heads

Ladies Pro/Am & Big Fish

6:00 am              Shotgun Start for Ladies tournament

2:00 pm             Ladies boats must be inside pier heads

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Ludington Offshore Classic Pro/Am & Big Fish

6:00 am              Shotgun start

2:00 pm             Deadline to be inside pier heads

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Ludington Offshore Classic Pro/Am & Big Fish

6:00 am              Shotgun start

2:00 pm             Deadline to be inside pier heads

Tuesday, July 23, 2018

Big Boys Tournament Pro/Am

6:00 am              Shotgun start

2:00 pm             Deadline to be inside pier heads

Wednesday, July 24, 2018

Big Boys Tournament Pro/Am

6:00 am              Shotgun start

2:00 pm             Deadline to be inside pier heads

Past Results

2018 Results:

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Congrats to our Big Boy winners:

1st place: $21,700 team Work-n-Bites
2nd place: $6,200 team Hammbone
3rd place: $3,100 team My Tyme
Big Fish: $1,000 team Work-n-Bites.

Participants come from over 120 cities in Michigan as well as from Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, and Florida.
For more information or to register for the event visit, www.LudingtonTournament.com.
To inquire about event sponsorship go to: http://www.ludingtontournament.com/contact-us/contact-us

Event Location : Downtown Ludington Waterfront Park, 391 S William St, Ludington, MI 49431

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