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Fernandina Beach Fishing Rodeo

Fernandina Beach 2022 Fishing Rodeo


39th Annual Kingfish Tournament

Fernandina Beach Fishing Rodeo 1

Attention All: The 39th Annual Fishing Tournament is approaching. The Kingfish Tournament and Rodeo is Saturday, August 6, 2022

The Fernandina Beach Fishing Rodeo will continue its Division V Southern Kingfish Association tournament tradition while again offering a more family oriented tournament with four species of offshore and four species of backwater game fish targeted for cash awards.



Tournament Schedule

Friday, August 5, 2022

3:00PM        Registration Opens

8:00 PM        Registration Closes

Note: All participants must pick up a Boat Number at the Fernandina Beach Harbor Friday, August 5th.

Saturday, August 6, 2022

6:30 AM       Fishing Opens

2:00 PM        Weigh-In Opens

5:00 PM        Weigh-In Line Closes

Bad Weather Date: Sunday August 7, 2022

Prize Schedule

Kingfish Division *

1st Place Overall – $10,000

2nd Place Overall – $3500

3rd Place Overall – $2500

4th Place Overall – $2000

5th Place Overall – $1500

 6th Place Overall – $1000

 7th Place Overall – $850

 8th Place Overall – $750

 9th Place Overall – $600

10th Place Overall – $500

Single Engine Boat Class: 1st Prize $1300; 2nd Prize $450

Youth Angler:  1st Prize $1200; 2nd Prize $400

Lady Angler:  1st Prize, $1100; 2nd Prize $350

*Based on 100 paid boats with 80% of donations paid out;
The tournament will pay out 80% of donations and one place for
every ten boats entered.

In/Off Shore Rodeo Division**

1st Place Per Species – $650

2nd Place Per Species – $350

Cobia       Dolphin     Flounder        Sea Trout

Wahoo     Sea Bass    Sheepshead   Redfish

** Based on 100 paid boats with 80% payout. Prizes will be adjusted up or down based on the number of entries. The tournament will pay out 80% of donations.

You can fish both the Kingfish Division and the Rodeo

Saturday, August 6, 2022

Tournament Donation Fees

Kingfish Division 

$350 through July 15th, $400 through August 3rd then $450 On-Site

In/Offshore Rodeo

$100 through July 15th,  $125 through August 3rd then $150 On-site

To avoid long lines at Registration Friday Night August 5th




If paying by check, or mailing the attached application please allow ten days for processing.

Make checks and or forms to: Nassau Sport Fishing Association

P.O. BOX 16417, Fernandina Beach, FL, 32035

Credit Cards Accepted:

Card #: ______________________________________

Exp______/________                      CSC _____________

Signature: ___________________________________


We reserve the right to refuse entry to any person or team.



NAME: ___________________________

HOME PHONE: (_____) ______-__________

CELL PHONE: (_____) ______-___________



STATE:________ ZIP:_______________



Kingfish Division Only    (Check All that apply)

  • Single Engine Boat
  • Youth Angler
  • Lady Angler
  • SKA Member

Boat Identification & Safety

BOAT NAME:_____________________

STATE REG. #:____________________



HULL COLOR:____________________




____VHF RADIO 25 WATT   ____Hand Held VHF Radio

____EPIRB and/or PLB (SKA Required)


No Check-Out! 

Honor System – Lines in the water at 6:30 AM


All participants enter at their own risk. NASSAU SPORT FISHING ASSOCIATION hereby disclaims any and all liabilities for property damage, bodily injury, or any other claim(s) made by participants and/or any person involved in this Tournament. Participants entering this Tournament are advised to acquire adequate insurance covering vessel, crew, and other liability. I have read and fully understand all the rules of the NASSAU SPORT FISHING ASSOCIATION’S KINGFISH TOURNAMENT & FISHING RODEO. As a boat Captain/owner/vessel master, I am responsible for my boat and crew at all times, and hereby release NASSAU SPORT FISHING ASSOCIATION, its principals, and affiliates from all liability related to participation in this Tournament. In consideration of the Tournament accepting this registration, the registrant hereby authorizes the Tournament to use the registrant’s name and/or likeness, as well as that of all crew members, free of compensation, for promotion and advertising purposes in any media form and reproduction, including but not limited to newspaper, radio, television, brochure, and video. As Captain/owner/vessel master, I further understand it is my sole responsibility to decide to fish and participate in this Tournament.

SIGNATURE: _______________________________ PRINT NAME: ______________________________    DATE:  ________ /________ /___________

Waiver must be signed by captain/vessel master in order to register.


Tournament rules are available online at

Rain Date: Sunday, August 7, 2022

NSFA is a 501c(3) non-profit organization.




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