Thursday, July 27, 2017

The 2016 Captain Mel Classic, Will Korte

Tampa Bay Anglers honor late captain Mel in charity tournament By Will Korte, special for Coastal Angler Magazine PALM HARBOR – Anglers from all over the state will be casting a line in the greater...

The 2016 Captain Mel Classic Sponsors

Tournament Sponsors The 2016 event is now in the books. We always want to take time to thank our sponsors and remind everyone all year long what they do for us for this one day every...

The 2016 Classic Stories

A day of frustration for many, we still had some great results in the 2016 Captain Mel Classic.    A lot of people were shut down.   A front the cause?    Not sure.   I had a...

2016 Captain Mel Classic Results

Ladies: Combined Inches Holly Rufo 43.6 Redfish Holly Rufo  27.1 Trout 1.  Holly Rufo   16.5 2.   Katrina McIntire   16.25 3.  Kim Deren    15.9 Junior Trout 1.  Shawn Blanton  15.9 Inches 2. Samantha Horne  13.5 Inches Fly Combined Inches 1. Fred McClendon   42 Redfish 1. Andrew Buda   25.2 2.  Fred McClendon  24.25 Trout 1.   Fred...

2016 Capt Mel Classic, News and Notes

2016 Captain Mel Trout & Redfish Classic Celebrate The Life & Passion of Captain Mel Berman To register and to get complete tournament information and detailed rules, go to www.capmel.com and click on the “Captain Mel...

2016 Classic

May 7, 2016 Captain's Meeting, Friday May 6 at the Fat Cat Tavern Check in, May 7 Fat Cat Tavern.  2:30 is the deadline to be eligible for having a winning fish. The rules, format and divisions...

2015 Classic Sponsor Thanks

Tournament Sponsors The 2015 event is now in the books.  The winners paid, the charity check on its way and the summaries and stories out the door!    We always want to take time to thank...

2015 Captain Mel Classic Stories

(Click here for the 2015 Classic RESULTS) The 2015 storyline:  “It just takes two” From the 2014 summary:  “Every year a whole new set of stories.  In an event where most people realize that the competition...

Tournament Sponsors

                                       Added for 2014: Werner Paddle, a new sponsor of the No Motor division.  Icehole Coolers, a new sponsor of the Open division.  New lure contributor Nekid Ball Jigs....

Tournament Rules

The Captain Mel Trout and Redfish Classic, Official Rules created and maintained by the Capmel.com tournament committee Official Rules “The All Amateur, All Lure and Fly” tournament in remembrance of Captain Mel Berman! Entry Fee: Open division -...