Tournament will be held at the Port Sanibel Marina located at 14341 Port Comfort Rf. Fort Myers, Fl 33908 and starts at first safe light on May 27th, with weigh-in at the Marina between 2pm-4pm
"This event is open for no costs at all to all veterans, caretakers, first responders, our main goal is for this event to be one of the largest displays of Patriotism ever during a tournament." Captain Esteban Gutierrez
This tournament will have the following divisions:
Boats: all boats in this division
Paddle craft division: canoes, kayaks, paddleboards, and self propelled vessels etc are in this division.
Calcutta division: the object fish species for this division is announced the night before the tournament at the captains meeting.
Trash can slam: teams must catch a lady fish, a Jack and a catfish, team with highest weight for all three fish wins.
The 4th Annual Heroes Inshore Slam Tournament is organized by a team of volunteers and business owners to benefit the Southwest Florida Heroes on the Water Chapter.
"Heroes on the water, the mission there is that we treat wounded veterans to triple threat therapy; mental, occupational and physical therapy, we take them out Kayak fishing, so it helps with their rehabilitation and reintegration back into society." Tim Zimmerman