Youth Angler Tournament returns to Shelter Island, Aug. 11

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Sportfishing Council will host the 16th annual Youth Angler Tournament at Shelter Island Pier on Aug. 11. The free fishing event is open to anglers between the ages of six and 15.

Those participating in the tournament do not need previous fishing experience. Fishing tackle and bait will be available to those who don’t bring their own.

Winners will be recognized in each age category and determined by the highest point total. Who finished with the highest point total overall will have his or her name etched onto the perpetual trophy.

Participants will be treated to a complimentary lunch.

San Diego Sportfishing Council produces the tournament; support also comes from International Game Fish Association, the Port of San Diego Tidelands Activation Program and the County of San Diego Community Enhancement program.

Call the San Diego Sportfishing Council at 619-234-8793 or visit sportfishing.org for more information.

Photo Credit: San Diego Sportfishing Council

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