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  • IFA LA. Division events set for AUGUST 24TH

    IFA LA. Division events set for AUGUST 24TH

    MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (Aug 8, 2013) - Inshore anglers from across Louisiana and surrounding regions will meet at Grand Isle, Louisiana on August 24th, for the final 2013 Louisiana Division events of the IFA Redfish Tour Presented by Cabela's and IFA Kayak Fishing Tour Presented by Hobie Fishing.

    The IFA Redfish Tour Presented by Cabela's will begin its activities on Friday, August 23rd, with tournament registration at Bridgeside Marina from 5-7 p.m. followed by the captain's meeting. Anglers will launch from the marina at safe light on Saturday, August 24th. Check-in times will be assigned at Friday's captain's meeting with anglers returning to the marina for the weigh-in.

    Competitors in the IFA Kayak Fishing Tour Presented by Hobie Fishing will have registration from 6-7 p.m. with captains meeting to follow on Saturday, August 23rd, at Bridgeside Marina. Anglers will launch Sunday, August 25th, from the location of their choice with the weigh-inset to be at Bridgeside Marina. Check in times will be announced at Saturday's captain's meeting.

    Continuing to draw inshore anglers from Texas to the Carolinas, both IFA Redfish Tours include five different divisions, each with a two-event regular season. With budget-friendly entry fees, the two tours offer opportunities to compete close to home while keeping anglers' expenses to a minimum.

    Every regular-season IFA Redfish Tour presented by Cabela's tournament winner will take home a fully loaded 2013 Ranger Banshee Extreme powered by a Yamaha Outboard, valued at $30,000. Winners of the IFA Kayak Fishing Tour presented by Hobie Fishing will win $1,500 guaranteed.

    For more information or to become a member of the IFA, To discover more about kayaking and Hobie Fishing go to

    To contact Bridgeside Marina, 1618 Louisiana 1 Grand Isle, LA 70358
    (985) 787-2418

    IFA events are made possible through the sponsorship and continued support of these well-respected brands: Hobie Fishing, Ranger Boats, Cabela's, Lucas Oil, Yamaha Outboards, RAM, Berkley Gulp!,Berkley Gulp! Alive!, PENN Reels, Spiderwire, Minn Kota, Humminbird, Power-Pole, Livingston Lures, Amphibia, Arctic Ice, Protect the Harvest, General Tire, Bob's Machine Shop, Blue Point Fabrication, Powertex Group, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, and Bridgeside Marina.