Fishing Schools

Fisherman’s Post will be putting on three schools in its thirteenth year of hosting these “Hands On” Saltwater Fishing Schools.

The first “hands on” school will be in Wilmington, it is a full day school, and the date is Saturday, February 8, 2020, at CFCC’s Union Station Building (5th floor)  in downtown Wilmington from 7:30 am-5:00 pm.

The second “hands on” school will be in Morehead City, it is a full day school, and the date is Saturday, February 29, 2020, at the Crystal Coast Civic Center on Arendell Street from 7:30 am-5:00 pm.

Please visit each school’s webpage for much more detailed information (including a list of sessions, captains, topics, as well as directions and everything included in the ticket price).


Fisherman’s Post is proud to now offer an Inshore Tournament Trail–consisting of five inshore tournaments–as well as a premiere spanish mackerel tournament and five major surf fishing tournaments (two in spring and three in fall). Links to all events are located below.

Pleasure Island Team Surf Fishing Challenge: April 17-19, 2020

Topsail Island Spring Surf & Pier Fishing Challenge: May 1-3, 2020

Hatteras Island Surf Fishing Challenge: September 25-27, 2020

Pleasure Island Surf Fishing Challenge: October 16-18, 2020

Topsail Island Fall Surf & Pier Fishing Challenge: November 6-8, 2020


Inshore Tournament Trail: summer-fall 2020

Ocean Isle Inshore Challenge: May 29-30, 2020

Topsail Inshore Challenge: June 26-27, 2020

Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge: July 24-25, 2020

Southport Inshore Challenge:  August 21-22, 2020

Carolina Beach Inshore Challenge: September 11-12, 2020

Trail Championship: September 13, 2020


Wide Open Tech Spanish Mackerel Open: June 12-14, 2020