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Fishing, boating

FIFTY-FIFTY TOURNAMENT: The 50-50 Petrel Fishing Tournament will be held June 3-5 out of Toler's Cove Marina. An inshore division for trout, flounder, black drum and sheepshead has been added. The entry fee is $25 per angler for inshore contestants, $300 for the dolphin category, $300 for the wahoo category and $500 for the billfish release division. Registration will be held from 5-10 p.m. June 3 at Toler's Cove. Inshore fishing hours are 6 a.m.-4 p.m., with offshore fishing from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. The inshore weigh-in will take place from 3-4:30 p.m., while the offshore weigh-in will be 5-7 p.m. Contact Kevin Austin for inshore information at (843) 693-1977 or Charlie Aimar for offshore information at (843) 830-5056.

CAROLINA LADY ANGLERS: The Carolina Lady Anglers' 13th annual Fishing for the Cure Tournament will be held June 5. Registration and captain's meeting will take place at 6 p.m. June 2 at the Charleston Maritime Center, and the weigh-in will be held from 4-6 p.m. June 5 at the Maritime Center. The entry fee is $30 for adults and $10 for youth (12 and under). Eligible species are king mackerel, Spanish mackerel, trout, flounder, sheepshead and ladyfish. First place will pay $250 plus a rod and reel. Contact Alicia at (843) 509-5062 or Andrea at (843) 276-7465 or visit

REEL-N-4KIDS TOURNAMENT: The inaugural REEL-N-4KIDS Fishing Tournament to support the Dorchester Children's Center will be held June 5. Registration is $150 per boat (up to four people per boat) before May 15 and $175 thereafter. Prizes will be awarded fro the top three catches in the following species -- trout, redfish, flounder and sheepshead. Contact Bob Ingram at (843) 875-1551 ext. 31 or

LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS: The Lowcountry Anglers fishing tournament will be held June 12. Registration and captain's meeting will be held June 9 at the Charleston Maritime Center. The entry fee is $35 for adults and $15 for youth (15 and under). Eligible species include king mackerel, Spanish mackerel, spadefish, bluefish, sheepshead, trout, flounder and black seabass. There also is a special $100 award for the heaviest whiting. Contact Jim McNay at (843) 696-2410.

HADDRELL'S POINT TACKLE: Tuesday, 6 p.m., Barrier Island Marine on Johns Island, Tarpon Fishing, Capt. Mike Able Jr., free, e-mail May 18, 6 p.m., Mount Pleasant, Springtime Trout Fishing, Capt. Jeff Yates, free, call (843) 881-3644. May 27, 6 p.m., Mount Pleasant, Tailing Redfish, Capt. Mark Phelps, free, call (843) 881-3644. June 1, 6 p.m., Mount Pleasant, Flounder Gigging, Capt. Darryl Graham, free, call (843) 881-3644. June 6, 1 p.m., West Ashley, Flounder Fishing, Capt. John Fuss, free, call (843) 573-3474. June 9, 6 p.m., Mount Pleasant, Live Bait King Mackerel Fishing, Capt. David Yates, free, call (843) 881-3644.

THE CHARLESTON ANGLER: Monday, 6:30 p.m., Mount Pleasant, Fishing for Cobia, Capt. John Irwin, free, call (843) 884-2095. May 18, 6:30 p.m., West Ashley, Jetties Giants, Capt. John Ward, free, call (843) 571-3899. May 25, Summerville, 6:30 p.m., Pro Tips for Largemouth Bass, David Goshorn, call (843) 871-9362. June 1, 6:30 p.m., West Ashley, Surf Fishing in the Lowcountry, Capt. Ben Floyd, free, call (843) 571-3899. June 7, 6:30 p.m., Tailing Redfish, Capt. Mike Benson, free, call (843) 884-2095. June 9, 6:30 p.m., Summerville, Tips and Tackle for Surf Fishing, Capt. Trey Kemmerlin, free, call (843) 871-9362. June 12, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., West Ashley, Beginner's Fly Fishing Class, Capt. John Irwin, $75, call (843) 571-3899.

MCASA COASTAL FISHING TOURNAMENT: The Mechanical Contractors Association of South Carolina will hold its second annual MCA Coastal Area Fishing Tournament on May 22. Species are red drum, spotted seatrout and flounder. The entry fee is $125 per boat and $50 for each additional person. Captain's meeting and continued registration will be at 6:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Registration will be held May 21 at Eastern Industrial Supply, 1008 Bankton Road, Hanahan. The weigh-in will be held at Remley's Point Boat Landing. Contact Stan Harbourt at (843) 747-4100.

EDISTO BEACH OFFSHORE CHALLENGE: The Edisto Beach Offshore Challenge will be held May 21-22. Captain's meeting and registration will start at 4 p.m. May 21 at Buck's Pizza. The entry fee is $300 per boat. Visit or contact Darrin Moore at (843) 622-7009.

PORTSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH FISHING TOURNAMENT: The Portside Baptist Church 10th annual Catfish and Largemouth Bass Tournament will be fished June 12 out of Bushy Park. Fishing is sunrise until 2 p.m., with weigh-in from noon to 2 p.m. The entry fee is $20 for adults and $7 for children. The entry deadline is June 9. Contact Brian Gainey at (843) 821-1568, Craig Hollifield at (843) 813-7813 or e-mail

KAYAK FISHING SEMINAR: Tommy 'Too Busy' Samuels will lead a seminar on kayak fishing from 9-11 a.m. June 12 at Old Santee Canal State Park. The cost is $3 admission to the park. Three participants will have an opportunity for on-water instruction following the seminar, while others will have an opportunity to visit some of the local waterways with 'The Friends of the Blueways.' Register at

JIYC FISHING TOURNAMENT: The James Island Yacht Club Fishing Tournament will be held June 26. Registration and captain's meeting will be held from 6-8 p.m. June 23 at JIYC. The early entry fee is $160 per boat; $200 after June 11. Call (843) 795-6060.

LOWCOUNTRY BASSMASTERS: The Lowcountry Bassmasters will continue with its Working Man's BuddyTournaments this summer on the Cooper River at Cypress Gardens. The tournaments are being held every Thursday evening until July 29. Registration will be at 3:30 p.m., blast-off at 5:30 p.m. and weigh-in at 8:30 p.m. The top 20 teams qualify for the championship and teams will be ranked by total weight this year. Contact Pete Brezden at (843) 412-7226.

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