2023 Junior International Carp Tournament

August 3, 2023 - August 5, 2023

The 20th St Lawrence International Junior Carp Fishing Tournament is being hosted in Waddington, NY USA

**** Click Here to Download 2023 Junior Carp Tournament Registration & Information Packet ****

The tournament takes place over two days along a 30 mile stretch of the St. Lawrence River.

Kids aged 11-18 are eligible to take part.

Trophies and Cash Prizes are awarded to winners & runners up (see below).

For more details and entry forms please contact Jo Ann (see email below).

This is a Catch & Release Fishing Event organized and supported by the Carp Anglers Group of North America

Who is Eligible?

Participants must be ages 11 - 18 to Register, and are eligible for trophies and cash prizes.

Adults may also fish, if done so with a child, but are only eligible for medals.

(4) Age Divisions

11 - 14 Girls

11 - 14 Boys

15 - 18 Girls

15 - 18 Boys


Prizes are awarded in each of the (4) Divisions, based on heaviest (4) carp caught, as follows:

1st Place - trophy and $ 800

2nd Place - trophy and $ 400

3rd Place - trophy and $ 200

Overall Grand Champion - an additional $ 1,000


Participants all compete individually, however, may also be part of a Team of (2) - (4) people.

1st Place Team -- gold medal

2nd Place Team - silver medal

3rd Place Team - bronze medal

Adult Division

1st Place - gold medal

2nd Place - silver medal

3rd Place - bronze medal

Riley Basford Memorial Sportsmanship Award

Possible additional awards

There is also a large variety of miscellaneous awards that vary from year to year.

(first fish, last fish, smallest fish, biggest fish, good effort, special catch)

Event Contact

Jo Ann Roberts | jrcarptournament@gmail.com

Event Sponsors