Grand Slams challenge anglers to catch three specified fish species in a 24-hour period. The FWC updated the program in 2014 by creating nine Grand Slams including a Small Fry Slam for children age 15 and under. FWC encourages responsible angling. Remember proper catch-and-release techniques when fishing. Anglers do not have to harvest their fish to be eligible, and are encouraged to release catches alive.
The nine Grand Slams include
Successful anglers receive a certificate signed by the Director of FWC Marine Fisheries Management as well as a colorful t-shirt in recognition of their achievement. Recipients will also be listed in the Saltwater Recreational Fishing Regulations booklet and on the Club Members page. Anglers who are awarded at least three different Grand Slams may apply for Grand Slam Club Recognition Tiers for the opportunity to receive additional prizes.
- Tier 1: 3 different Grand Slams
- Tier 2: 6 different Grand Slams
- Tier 3: Grand Slam Master Angler – completed all eligible Grand Slams