Striper Cup fish

Fish Your Way

Fish by boat, shore, or kayak! Use spinning gear, trolling tackle, or a fly rod!

Stiper Cup prize

Tons of Prizes

Every week, we're giving away thousands of dollars in prizes to boat, shore, kayak and youth anglers - there are many ways to win!



StriperFest is the party of the year for fishermen and families and the chance to win a brand-new boat. Don't miss it!

Join The Fun!

The Striper Cup is a 5-month celebration of striped bass, and fishermen of all stripes are invited. It’s like no other fishing tournament, uniting thousands of participants from Chesapeake Bay to Maine. Join The Striper Cup, and you can compete for hundreds of valuable prizes in boat, kayak, shore, and youth divisions. Then, come party at StriperFest on Cape Cod and submit your golden ticket for a chance to win a fully loaded NorthCoast fishing boat.

  • Go fishing, and submit up to 3 photos of striped bass each week.
  • Every week, we’ll draw multiple prize winners.
  • Attend StriperFest for the chance to win a NorthCoast fishing boat!

News & Updates

Striper Cup Eliminates Weigh-Ins

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When we launched the Striper Cup in 2006, our goal was to revive the competitive interclub tournaments of the 1960s and 1970s with a conservation-minded format that reflected the changed values of our fishing community. Over the past 13 years, we’ve adjusted the structure of the tournament every year, most often to reduce the number […]

The Striper Cup is a Hobie Fishing Worlds Qualifying Event!

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Kayak anglers participating in the 2019 Striper Cup are invited to compete in the Hobie Kayak Qualifier. This tournament-within-a-tournament takes advantage of the iAngler application for submitting striped bass caught and released during the Striper Cup tournament. Scoring is based on the total length of the 10 longest fish submitted per angler. • The top […]