CCA Florida STAR

CCA Florida STAR

CCA Florida STAR, presented by Yamaha

It’s the largest family-friendly saltwater fishing competition in Florida, and it’s unlike traditional fishing tournaments.


May 25, 2019 - Sep 02, 2019


Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day

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As the largest family-friendly saltwater fishing competition in Florida, CCA Florida STAR presented by Yamaha, runs annually from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day and boasts amazing prizes for anglers of all ages and skill levels.

A unique combination of conservation, data collection and education, plus prizes and scholarships valued at over $500,000, makes CCA Florida STAR the state’s can’t-miss summer-long fishing competition. No other fishing tournament in Florida has the ability to engage anglers of all ages and experience levels, including non-anglers who can participate and win simply by collecting trash and debris.

STAR officially wrapped on Monday, September 2nd and CCA Florida has announced over 100 winners in the 101-day, family-friendly fishing competition. As the organization’s largest STAR event to date, with over 6,200 registered anglers, the 2019 event will officially conclude with CCA Florida and partners awarding over $400,000 in prizes and scholarships to anglers from across the state. The upcoming awards banquet presented by Visit Space Coast is Saturday, October 19th at The Melbourne Auditorium in Melbourne, Florida. Check out the full winner list online.

Divisions included the iHeart Radio STAR Signature Tagged Redfish Division, which offered a brand-new GMC Sierra from Conley Buick GMCof Bradenton and new boat packages from Contender Boats, Pathfinder Boats, Hewes Boats, Relentless Boats and Carolina Skiff.  In this division, CCA will award three anglers with new boats from Contender and Pathfinder, both powered with Yamaha Outboards, and a new GMC Sierra from Conley Buick GMC.  In addition, 98 anglers will be awarded prizes from the 16 other divisions including additional boat, motor and trailer packages, electronics, fishing gear and more.

Registration for the 2020 STAR competition is now open! For more information on STAR, visit our Facebook page or


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