Welcome to
The 2008 World Championship Surf & Shore Angers Tournament
Information Page

Thank you for your interest in the 3rd Annual World Championship Surf & Shore Anglers Tournament.

The 2008 Tournament season has started as of February 21, 2008 and will close December 17, 2008.

2008 World Championship Contenders and Teams Tournament Course:

Competing Anglers have 12-weekends or the equivalent of 24-days over the course of the tournament season to qualify for Championship titles, awards and prizes. For further details, please visit the tournament instruction page.

2008 World Championship Heavyweight Division Tournament Course:

Competing Anglers may fish and compete for the total number of tournament days throughout the tournament season. And Everything above 5 lbs. Or 2.2680kg will be scored.

For further details, please visit the tournament instruction page.

World Championship Contender : $40.US entry fee (To Enter This Division)

In order to enter and become A World Championship Contender you must at least 17 years of age.

A World Championship “Contender” or “Top Contender” has the right to fish “The Surf & Shore” anytime throughout the full tournament season up with 24 fishing days to qualify for championship titles.

World Championship Team Division: $125.US entry fee (To Enter This Division)
In order to enter as a World Championship Team you must have a minimum of 3 anglers or a maximum of 5 anglers on your team. One angler on the team must be designated as the “Team captain” and will be responsible in reporting to the tournament committee. An alternative angler “team member” can be assigned as a contact if the team chooses. Minors may fish on a team, under the supervision of an adult 21 year of age who is registered on the team.

The Team has the right to fish “The Surf & Shore” anytime throughout the full tournament season up with 24 fishing days to qualify for championship titles.

Team members have the right to score and report in the World Championship Contenders division, for an additional entry fee of $15.US. with exception of minors.

World Championship Heavyweight Division Angler: $35.US entry fee (To Enter This Division)
In order to register in this division you must be at least 17 years of age, unless supervised by an adult 21 year of age who is registered in the Heavyweight Division. The tournament rules and regulations for Fishing Equipment apply, except for “Fishing Line” which can be any size.
Sharks, Rays anything you can catch and land on a beach or shoreline (Over 5lbs. or 2.2680kg) can be scored. How Does The Cash Pot Work?

WCSSA awards handicap points early on in the tournament season.

Why do we award handicap points? This to insure that every angler across the globe has a fair chance to compete against other anglers who’s fishing season has already started.

We hope you join us in the greatest Surf & Shore Fishing Challenge in the World.
The Elite 2008 World Championship Surf & Shore Anglers Tournament