‘Fish For The Future’ cyber tournament now under way

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Anglers around the planet, courtesy of the free iGHOFISH fishing app, can compete in worldwide cyber tournament and win awards for various gamefish species as well as monthly prizes.

The app, which utilizes software developed by the Snook and Gamefish Foundation (SGF), serves as the official record keeper for the “GHO Fish for the Future” fishing tournament created and monitored by Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts & Lodges. 

Mark Ellert, President of Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts & Lodges said tournament catches will automatically populate the SGF’s database of over 130 inshore and offshore species.

“Angler catch data goes directly to SGF. The more info forwarded the better and secret spots remain secret,” he said.

Running thru 2015, the innovative ‘GHO Fish for the Future’ tournament is open to anglers anywhere in the world. Anglers will have a chance to win prizes throughout the tournament by logging their trips through the iGHOFISH app. Prizes include GARMIN’s VIRB elite cameras, Quatix Marine Watches and Echo 301dv Fish Finders, Guy Harvey Apparel by AFTCO, DOA lure packages and Guy Harvey Outpost Resort hotel stays, fishing charters, and more.

How to register:

* Register for the “GHO Fish For The Future” tournament by downloading the Guy Harvey Outpost iGHOFISH app on your phone. The app is free and is available for iOS and Android phones through Google play and the APP Store.

* Start fishing and log your trips and catches on the app.

* Remember to take a photo through the app or upload the picture from your smartphone and provide data.

* View the leaderboard and get tournament updates at GHOFISH.com

The iGHOFISH app allows anglers to record any catch through personal catch logs.

“No more toggling around cyberspace finding your fishing photos,” says Cliff Jensen, director of Sport Fishing for Outpost. “All your ‘grin and grab’ photos are in one location, with a complete timeline and logbook of your catch data.” 

The tournament will announce winners and provide prizes at the end of the year for all species in the Master Angler Division and King of the Seas Division, plus 1 wildcard winner.