Casting for Caring - Men's Tournament

Casting for Caring

Expert charter boat captains from the Greater Rochester Fisheries Association will guide the teams on Lake Ontario. The competition is based on four separate fish categories: lake trout, brown trout, salmon, and steelhead.

The morning fleet:

  • 6:30 a.m. cast off; 25 boats; 100 participants
  • 11:00 a.m. return to port for weigh-in, lunch, and awards—get shots at the weigh station of the morning’s winning team and captain
  • The afternoon fleet:

  • 1:30 p.m. cast off; 25 boats; 100 participants;
  • 5:30 p.m. return to port for weigh-in, dinner, and awards—get shots at the weigh station of the afternoon’s winning team and captain
  • A grand prize of $1,000 will be awarded to the charter boat captain that catches the largest fish in both the morning and afternoon sessions. A donation of $1,000 will be given to the Red Cross in the name of the winning fisherman who catches the largest fish in both the morning and afternoon sessions. A third $1,000 prize will be awarded to the captain whose boat catches the most fish.

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