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Next  meeting
Monday, November 7th at  7:30 pm


  • All tournaments begin Wednesdays at 5pm and end Sundays at Noon
  • Fish all waters from Sandy Hook to Holgate ... except for Bradley Beach Tournament (Ocean only) 
  • One fish per day. All bass must be 30” minimum. 
  • Get weigh in slip from any weigh-in station as listed below 



     Wednesday, Oct. 26  thru Sunday, Oct. 30          

Asbury Park Fishing Club Invitational Tournament

       Weigh-in stations:   Betty & Nick’s –  Giglio’s – Reel Seat -- Tackle Box  --  Grumpy's -- Fisherman’s Den North & South -- Castaways -- Creekside (Waretown) 


   Wednesday, Nov. 2 thru Sunday, Nov. 6          

Bradley Beach Invitational Tournament    ** SURF ONLY **    

           Weigh-in stations:   Betty & Nick’s –  Giglio’s – Reel Seat -- Tackle Box  --  Grumpy's  --     Fisherman’s Den North & South -- Creekside (Waretown)


          Wednesday, Nov. 23 thru Sunday, Nov. 27        

Shark River Gobbler Tournament

             Weigh-in stations:   Betty & Nick’s –  Giglio’s – Reel Seat -- Tackle Box  --  Grumpy's  --    Fisherman’s Den North & South -- L & H -- Creekside (Waretown)                 

Results from 2016 Fall Tournaments

Monmouth Beach Car Toppers Fishing Tournament

Oct. 12 - 16

First Place: Asbury Park Fishing Club ~  64 lbs

Second Place: Shark River ~ 32 lbs

No other weigh-ins

Congratulations to Andrew DeFranco (Shark River) ~ 32 lbs. largest striped bass

24th Annual Asbury Park Fishing Club's

Indoor Fishing Flea Market was held on March 13, 2016

Thanks to all the vendors and club members who made this year's show a tremendous success.

See you at next year's Silver Anniversary show


Sunday,   March 12,   2017

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or   AP Press coverage of the 2015 show 


Bill McFadden Most Valuable Fisherman

for 2015 Tournaments

Gene Amato  


Largest Striped Bass from Surf

Louis Feniger  ~ 32 lbs


Second Place

Bill Bertsch   ~   30.25 lbs  


Third Place

Scott Seib  ~  27.5 lbs  


Largest Striped Bass from River

Gene Amato  ~  30  lbs  


Second Place

Taylor Ring  ~  26.5 lbs  


Largest Bluefish

Rich Harbina  ~  15.7 lbs  

Asbury Park Fishing Club  2014 Award Winners

Bill McFadden Most Valuable Fisherman

2014 Tournaments   


Ray Soyka




Largest Striped Bass from Surf

Ray Soyka 45 lbs

Second Place    Vin Spahiu   ~   44.8 lbs  


Third Place    Dominic DiGirolamo  ~  42.2 lbs   




Largest Striped Bass from River

Chris Buchta  25.12  lbs   


Tied for Second Place    Gene Amato  and  Shawn DeVincenzo  ~  23 lbs 

Congratulations to all 

Thanks to all who made the 4th Annual APFC Deal Lake Carp Contest

on April 17, 2016 a success!


 Prizes and trophies were award to:

     Cliff Daniels  ~  $200 Most carp caught (20)

                                                                   Meghan Zajac  ~  $100 Largest carp (20.5) 

                                                           Buck Volek ~ $50 Second place (13.10)

                                        Dave Degraw  ~  $25 Third place (11.7)

                                                                   Meghan Zajac  ~  $25 Junior winner (20.5)

Special thanks to The Deal Lake Commission for cosponsoring the event

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Meeting and Membership Information

Asbury Park Fishing Club meets 7:30 PM every first Monday of the month at VFW Building at the corner of Lake and Bond Avenues in Asbury Park.  Please check the Club's Calendar for meeting dates and events throughout the year.

If you are interested in joining the Asbury Park Fishing Club, please come to a meeting and complete an application form. Annual membership is $25.00 with a reduced fee of $5.00 for anyone over 62 or under 18 years of age.

Members of the Asbury Park Fishing Club are some of the best plug and lure makers in the World!


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