Welcome to the
Boat Association Website!
We are committed to banding together and protecting the
fish and fishermen that we love so much in the sport fishing capital of the world, Islamorada, Florida. Please join us
and help fight for our special fishery.
Click here for the Charter Boat Association Member
• Find us on Facebook!
Send us photos of your
recent catches out of Islamorada, FL
Don’t let your fishing grounds be closed
without proper research and science to back sound management decisions. Click here for more information.
Make sure you attend the Ecosystem Protection workshops to be held:
Ecosystem Protection Workshop Dates
2014 SAC meeting
Cheeca Lodge & Spa All-American Backcountry Tournament
November 13-15, 2014
Anglers compete for prizes and
trophies, targeting snook, redfish, permit, bonefish and tarpon. Trophies are awarded the individual grand champion and runner-up,
grand champion team and runner-up, and champions in the fly, artificial and general tackle divisions. Highlights include three
evening social events, boxed lunches and continental breakfast each morning, beachside post-fishing cocktail reception, banquet
and awards, all characteristic of the casual elegance that defines Cheeca Lodge & Spa.
Contact: Julie Olsen 305-517-4449
Let’s Go Fishing!” Annual Keys Fishing University for Women
November 14-16, 2014
Female fishing fans can learn or polish angling skills during the award-winning weekend seminar. For nearly 20 years,
approximately 7,000 female graduates have immersed themselves in a lighthearted yet skill-heavy curriculum to learn and hone
skills in offshore, bottom, inshore and fly fishing, no matter what their experience level.
Contact: Betty Bauman 954-475-9068
December 4-7, 2014
The first leg of the triple-crown Florida Keys Gold Cup Championship Series is characterized by high-flying sail
action, conservation and sportsmanship. It's also the only tournament in the Gold Cup series to offer a junior division
for anglers aged 16 and younger. Unlimited anglers are allowed per vessel.