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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.

2020 Event Dates:

Offshore Classic Fishing Tournament/

Big Boys Tournament, July 17-23

Hosted by the Ludington & Scottville Area Chamber of Commerce  

Tournament Overview

Ludington Offshore Classic Details

The 2019 tournament was held July 18th through July 24th, 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

2020 sponsorship information will be made available early 2020.  For immediate assistance, contact the Ludington & Scottville Area Chamber of Commerce.

Event Schedule

2020 Offshore Classic Fishing Tournament

July 17-23, 2020

Schedule of Events

 

Thursday, July 17

Dreamweaver Lures Shoot-Out

6:00 am              Shotgun start for Shoot-Out

2:00 pm             Boats must be inside pier heads

Friday, July 18

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 19

Ludington Offshore Classic Pro/Am & Big Fish

6:00 am              Shotgun start

2:00 pm             Deadline to be inside pier heads

Sunday, July 20

Ludington Offshore Classic Pro/Am & Big Fish

6:00 am              Shotgun start

2:00 pm             Deadline to be inside pier heads

Monday, July 21

5:00 pm             Registration for Big Boys opens

6:15 pm            Big Boys Captains Meeting

Tuesday, July 22

Big Boys Tournament Pro/Am

6:00 am              Shotgun start

2:00 pm             Deadline to be inside pier heads

Wednesday, July 23

Big Boys Tournament Pro/Am

6:00 am              Shotgun start

2:00 pm             Deadline to be inside pier heads

For further details, visit www.ludingtontournament.com

Past Results

2019 Results can be found at educatedangler.com

Congrats to our Offshore Classic winners: Haitus Charters of Ludington

Congrats to our Big Boys winners: Blue Fairways of Ludington

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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