Take home the gold

Postfly's 3rd Annual Endless Summer Tourney - a nationwide fly fishing-only, catch-and-release, tournament available to all anglers across various species and all fisheries in the US, with over $3k+ in prizes and a drool-worthy captain's bag with limited edition tournament merch when you sign up!

How It Works

Contestants will submit their 5 largest fish across 22 species in the running. Each species is handicapped to create an even fishing-field. The anglers with the most points determined by their personal best 5 catches in inches will take home the loot.

Register

Register Online

Register here. We'll send your swag bag shortly before the tournament start date!

Catch Fish

Post Your Photos

All fish must be measured, released alive, & posted on IG with tag #ESTourney2021.

Submit Entries

Submit Your Entries

Submit entries here by 11:59PM on Sept 6th to qualify. Form will be open on Sept 1st.

Win The Cup

Win the cup!

Tally your points for 5 largest fish according to our scoring table below.

Key Dates

  • June 17th - Registration opens! Save $10 on your entry fee with our early bird offer with code: EARLYBIRD10 - only 500 entries available!
  • July 1st - Early Bird offer ends.
  • July 26th - All Captain's Bags will be shipped out. Tournament starts as soon as you have your official EST Measuring Tape!
  • Sept 1st - Submission form goes live - start logging entries!
  • Sept 6th - Tournament ends! Entries must be submitted by 11:59 EST

Key Dates

  • June 16th - Registration opens! Save $10 on your entry fee with our early bird offer with code: EARLYBIRD10 - only 500 entries available.
  • July 1st - Early Bird offer ends.
  • July 26th - All Captain's Bags will be shipped out. Tournament starts as soon as you have your official EST Measuring Tape!
  • Sept 1st - Submission form goes live - start logging entries!
  • Sept 6th - Tournament ends! Entries must be submitted by 11:59 EST
Fishing Tournament Participants

Prizes

A mountain of drool-worthy prizes from our sponsors for first, second, and third-place (valued at $3,000+) -- and most-importantly, bragging rights (priceless) -- plus a bonus Social Media Giveaway for the most epic post on Instagram.

Prize Mountain Prize Mountain

First Place

$1,500 Value

  1. YETI Complete Lugagge Outfit
  2. Pelican Reel
  3. Wade Rod
  4. Traeger Tailgater Pellet Grill

Second Place

$1,000 Value

  1. Ranger Pellet Grill
  2. Fishpond Gear
  3. $200 Free Fly Gift Card
  4. Postfly Fall Weekender Crate
  5. Badfish Gear Box

Third Place

$400 Value

  1. Postfly Guide Series Box
  2. Costa Sunglasses
  3. Arc fly line
  4. Badfish Product

Social Media Giveaway

$250 Value

  1. 6-month Guide Series Subscription

Exclusive Merch

When you register you'll receive a captain's bag full of limited EST gear that evokes endless summer vibes, including our exclusive EST summer cap.

Fishing Tournament Participants

Exclusive Merch

When you register you'll receive a captain's bag full of limited EST gear that evokes endless summer vibes, including our exclusive EST summer cap.

Endless Summer Trophy

Captain's Bag

This year's Captain's Bag comes with a brand new summer lid made of light-weight, moisture-wicking performance nylon to keep your head cool while you're chasing chasing fish, a Kleen Kanteen water bottle for your favorite bevy, a portable boat towel, official EST measuring tape, and all the EST tourney rules and regs you need to know.

Drool-worthy captain's bag

#ESTourney2021

How To Enter

All contestants are expected to follow high standards of sportsmanship, safety, conservation, and radical fishing. There are 22 species in the running! Points are allocated based on our "specie-handicap" table below to create an even playing field across the entire US. The angler with the most points determined by their personal best 5 catches in inches will win! Fish on!

  • Register here. Postfly Tribe Members who sign up before July 1st will get $10 off the entry fee (Promo code: EARLYBIRD10)
  • Follow @postflyinc on Instagram.
  • Submit photos on Instagram before 11:59PM on Sept 6th
  • Hashtag all entries #ESTourney2021 and mention @postflyinc. Fish must be photographed alongside official Endless Summer measuring tape included in your swag bag.
  • Submit entries through this form by 11:59PM on Sept 6th. Form will open for submissions beginning Sept 1st.
  • PSA: There will be a special social media giveaway for the most inspirational photos on insta.

How To Win

Follow our scoring guidelines below to score the most points and win!

Scoring

  • Anglers may submit up to 5 fish across the different species accepted and/or multiple fish of the same species. Again, no more than 5 total fish accepted!
  • Fish must be photographed with smartphone or digital camera alongside official Endless Summer measuring tape provided in Postfly captain's bag (submissions with any other tape measure will not be accepted).
  • All measurements should be in inches (to the nearest half inch) and be measured from the tip of the nose to the end of the tail.
  • In the event of a tie, 1 point will be awarded for each additional 1/2 inch of the angler’s largest fish. In the event of a second tie, the same format will follow honoring the angler’s second largest fish, and so forth.
  • All entries must be submitted by 11:59PM on Sept 6th to qualify.
  • Postfly has full discretion on all rules, fish measurement, fish submission, disqualification and final scoring. Sorry, no exceptions.
  • Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd will be awarded. MOST POINTS WINS!

Rules

  • Each angler must have proper fishing license and follow state rules and regulations.
  • All fish must be measured, photographed, and released alive.
  • This is a fly fishing ONLY tournament.
  • No chumming, scent, or other unsportsmanlike shenanigans.
  • All contestants are expected to follow high standards of sportsmanship, safety, conservation, and radical fishing.
  • If you have any questions, feel free to email us at info@postflybox.com

Points

Species 5 pts. 10 pts. 15 pts. 20 pts.
Smallmouth Bass0-12''13-17''18-21"22" +
Largemouth Bass0-12''13-20''21-23''24'' +
Striped Bass0-24''25-32''33-43''44'' +
Blue Fish0-25''26-31''32-37''38'' +
Bonefish0-14''15-19''20-24''25'' +
Permit0-18''19-27'' 28-36"36'' +
Tarpon0-30''31-50''51-70''71''+
False Albacore0-12"13-20"21-28''29''+
Musky0-21"22-32''33-43"44''+
Northern Pike0-18"19-29''30-37''38"+
Redfish0-15''16-27"28-35"36" +
Snook0-18"19-25''26-32"33'' +
Carp0-12''13-20''21-32''33'' +
Brown Trout0-10''11-18''19-26''26'' +
Rainbow Trout0-8''9-15''16-22''23'' +
Brook Trout0-6''7-12''13-18''18'' +
Cutthroat Trout0-8''9-15''16-22''23'' +
Landlock Salmon0-13''14-21''22-27"28'' +
Steelhead0-20''21-32''33-39''40'' +
King Salmon0-22"23"-36"37"-50"51" +
Coho Salmon0-20"21"-28"29"-35"36" +
Sockeye Salmon0-18"19"-24"25"-32"33" +

FAQ

  1. How do I sign up?
    Visit here to sign up for the tournament.

  2. Who can enter the tournament?
    Pretty simple! The tournament is open to any angler, age, and skill level.

  3. How do I get a swag bag once I sign up?
    Postfly will send you the tournament swag bag shortly before the start of the tournament. Each entry will receive a swag bag full of limited, tournament-only, gear that evokes endless summer vibes, including our exclusive EST summer cap.

  4. Can I fish the tournament with another team member?
    No, this is not a team fishing tournament. Each participant may only submit their personal best catches.

  5. How do I submit my catches?

    • Post your photos to Instagram tagging #ESTourney2021 and mentioning @postflyinc.
    • Submit your entries by 11:59PM on Sept 6th to qualify. Submission form will be open for entries beginning Sept 1st.
  6. When do I submit my catches through the submission form?
    The form will be open for submissions beginning Wed Sept 1st. We encourage you to keep track of your PB’s for the tourney with the scorecard included in your swag bag.

  7. Do I need to use the scorecard included in the swag bag?
    The scorecard is not required for submissions however we do encourage you to use it to help you track your personal best 5 catches and points.

  8. Do I have to follow @postflyinc on Instagram to submit my catches and be considered in the running?
    Yes, each participant MUST follow @postflyinc on Instagram in order to qualify.

  9. Do I have to post a photo on instagram AND upload to the submission form in order to qualify?
    Yes, you must upload all fish submissions on instagram tagging #ESTourney2021 and @postflyinc as well as submitting your entries on our online form. Remember all measurements should be in inches (to the nearest half inch) and be measured from the tip of the nose to the end of the tail.

  10. Can I submit more than one species?
    Yes, you can submit more than one species as long as fish is captured alongside the official Endless Summer measuring tape provided by Postfly and released safely. There are 22 species in the running. The angler with the most points determined by their personal best 5 catches in inches will win the tournament.

  11. Can I submit a species that is not listed on the point scoring table?
    No, we will only accept species that are listed on the point scoring table.

  12. When do submissions have to be in by?
    All entries must be submitted by 11:59PM on September 6th to qualify.

  13. When will you announce the winner?
    We will announce the winner Friday, September 10th.

  14. What happens if there's a tie?
    In the event of a tie, 1 point will be awarded for each additional 1/2 inch of the angler’s largest fish. In the event of a second tie, the same format will follow honoring the angler’s second largest fish. The angler with the most overall points wins the tournament.

  15. Is there only one winner?
    We will have a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winner. We're even throwing in a special social media giveaway for the most inspirational photos on Instagram.

Are you In?

Sign up now and join thousands of anglers across the US in the Endless Summer Tourney.