Charleston Trident Fishing Tournament

Charleston Trident Fishing Tournament Ending

  1. The Charleston Trident Fishing Tournament Committee recently voted to end the tournament of 53 years after its current season ends on Oct. 31, 2019. Read on for details...

The Charleston Trident Fishing Tournament recognizes outstanding saltwater and freshwater catches made in the tri-county area. Each year, winners receive plaques acknowledging their catches. The competition is restricted to the waters of Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester Counties, and boats leaving from and returning to the waters between the South Santee and South Edisto Rivers.

Tournament Committee

  • R.B. (Buddy) Leman, Chairman
  • Janell Nettles, Treasurer
  • Joey Crawford
  • Patrick Harrington
  • Alicia Woods
  • Kevin Mischke
  • Ernest Muhammad
  • Lee Moyer
  • Simon Owens
  • Chris Pounder
  • Jason Schall
  • Jennifer Schall
  • Laird Staley, III
  • Jim Swittenberg
  • Chris Tweedy
  • Loyd Weston
  • Austin Zuniga

The Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission administers the tournament, along with the assistance of a voluntary committee comprised of local fishing club representatives and other avid anglers. CCPRC, local fishing clubs, individuals, and organizations contribute financially to the operation of the Tournament. We invite your support with a monetary or in-kind sponsorship so that we may continue to promote this tournament and provide recognition to tournament participants.