OBAR Surf Fishing Tournament ~ Oct 19th

OBAR Surf Fishing Tournament ~ Oct 19th

Thank you to everyone who came out to support the OBAR Disaster Relief and Scholarship Funds! We ended up with 26 fishing teams this year.

A very special thanks to the entire committee who made this event spectacular: Aimee Stechly Pitts, Chair and Shane Cook, Co-Chair along with Sheriee Alker, Danielle Fenyak, Eliza Vaughan Ingram, and Brook Sparks.

1st Place: Steven Gillis – State Farm
2nd Place: OBX AC “A” Team
3rd Place: Kelly Bergenstock of The Originators (for the second year in a row and also  donated their cash prize back to the Scholarship and Disaster Relief Funds)

Shane Cook with Prime Lending – Kitty Hawk was our lunch and coffee sponsor and served High Cotton NC BBQ and The Front Porch Cafe coffee to our anglers. Steven Gillis was our Breakfast Sponsor and served Stack ’em High Pancakes and So Forth breakfast sandwiches. Thank you to Jean-Paul Peron, Rosemarie Doshier, Lee Etheridge, Robert Spaulding, and Paul Newhart for being our awesome judges. Thank you ALL for your support, in helping make this event a great success! Thank you Jennette’s Pier for allowing us to hold our tournament at your venue for the second year in a row. A BIG Thank you to all the local community businesses that donated raffle prizes- it made a huge difference in the proceeds to our two great causes!

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® plans to raise money for the Scholarship and Disaster Relief Funds once again during our 22nd Annual Surf Fishing Tournament. Your support of this worthwhile endeavor will help guarantee the continued funding of scholarships of local Manteo, First Flight and Cape Hatteras students as well as disaster relief for those who need it most in our community.

Download the Surf Fishing Tournament Flyer (pdf) or 2018 Surf Fishing Tournament Registration Form (pdf) to register your team of six.

Price: $200 per six person team.
Includes coffee at check-in and High Cotton BBQ Lunch sponsored by Prime Lending.

For more details, please contact OBAR Surf Fishing Chair Aimee Pitts at 252-202-9103 or Karen Pierce, OBAR staff at 441-4036.

Schedule for October 19

  • 6:30a Registration opens
  • 7:15-11:15a Morning Fishing
  • 11:15a-12:30p Lunch
  • 12:30-3:30p Afternoon Fishing

Tournament Spans Enterprise Street to Outer Banks Fishing Pier


  • 1st Place $500
  • 2nd Place $250
  • 3rd Place $125

Not Fishing? You can still donate today!

Stop by the OBAR office to purchase raffle tickets before the event to win a Yeti fishing package sponsored by Prime Lending.
Tickets are $5.00 each or 5 tickets for $20.00.
Odds of winning are 1 in 250. The drawing will be held at 6:30a on the day of the event but you do not need to be present to win.

Click HERE to donate directly through the Outer Banks Community Foundation.  Select “Other Fund” and choose “Outer Banks Association of REALTORS Scholarship Fund” or “Outer Banks Realtors Disaster Relief Fund” from the drop-down menu.  Thank you!

Last year’s 1st place team: “Nitafish and the Rusty Hookers”