This one day invitational tournament is sponsored by and for anglers in the agricultural industry in Florida. The Redneck Invitational Inc. was established in 2002 by a group of growers and ag sales representatives as a non-profit fishing club with the sole purpose of operating an annual fishing tournament. The tournament historically attracts 40 boats or 100 anglers from ag related businesses. The entry fee this year is $225.00 per angler.
The first six years of the tournament have been a raging success because of generous contributions from 30 or so sponsors, primarily Ag retailers and basic chemical companies. Ninety five percent of all the proceeds are used to operate the tournament, specifically used for food and beverage, entertainment,