On the Road to the Catmasters at Lake Texoma

It’s gonna’ be a long week but a good week. The CatMasters Lake Texoma, presented by SeaArk Boats, kicks into gear this week. More than 200 teams are either already there, on the road, or thinking about getting on the...

THE SPORT OF CATFISHING TO GET ITS OWN DEDICATED ASSOCIATION

A recent teaser on Facebook garnered a lot of interest in the catfish community. It suggested something big was coming to the sport of catfishing. On January 9, 2020, at 1:00 pm, the formation of the American Catfishing Association...

Black’s Camp Big Cat Shootout 2019 on Santee Cooper

How They Fished When Kevin Davis had the notion to produce the Big Cat Shootout, he wanted to challenge catfish anglers to show him their biggest fish. He developed a tournament format aimed at big fish and a big payout....

Toy Rod Catfish Challenge on the St. Johns River, FL

Catfishing fun for charity. After two years of weather-related cancellations, the Toy Rod Catfish Challenge is scheduled for November 30, 2019. The brainchild of Tammy Wilson and her co-director Capt. Tom Van Horn, this catfish tournament is put on to...

CFV Catfish Tournament Raises Money for Veterans

Some for the anglers and some for the vets. Catfish For Veterans (CFV) is a charity cat-fishing tournament to raise money for the Spring Street Veterans Renaissance (veterans shelter) in Springfield, IL. The 2020 tournament will be the 5th year...

Black’s Camp Big Cat Shootout 2019 on Santee Cooper

Big Fish and Big Payout rule the day. The December 13th and 14th 2019 Black’s Camp Big Cat Shootout features a two catfish per boat weigh-in. South Carolina rules allow one blue cat over 36 inches per day, per person,...

Possum Kingdom Catmasters 2019 – How They Fished

In only its third year, the Possum Kingdom Catmasters (PKC) Catfish Tournament is the highest paying catfish event in the nation. This year’s event was capped at 200 entries and sold out seven months before the tournament. Catfish teams from...

Team Sylvester wins Cabela’s King Kat Tournament on Ohio River

Will and Russell Sylvester claim victory at Huntington, WV. Catfish anglers from seven states traveled to Huntington, WV and the Ohio River for a King Kat Tournament Trail event presented by Bass Pro Shops Cabela’s. Thirty-four teams gathered at...

Catfish Anglers Converge on Possum Kingdom in Search of $30,000 Top Prize

In only its third year, the Possum Kingdom Catmasters (PKC) Catfish Tournament is the highest paying catfish event in the nation. This year’s event was capped at 200 entries and has been sold out for months. Catfish teams from all...

Monsters on the Ohio 2019 – How they Fished

MOTO—Ten Years and Counting by Ron Presley Photo Credits: Shannelle Everman Kline Aaron Wheatley has been presenting Monsters on the Ohio (MOTO) since 2010. This year’s event marked Wheatley’s tenth year of providing the catfish community with a popular catch and release...