The ECBC simply would not take place without the continued support of our sponsors. We thank them, and encourage you to visit their websites to see what they have to offer. Many of our sponsors will also have booths you can visit during the event. Be sure to check out our Sponsor Opportunities.

Title Sponsor & Host Resort—Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

Sandestin Golf and Beach ResortSandestin Golf and Beach Resort, a unique and charming destination voted the #1 resort on Florida’s beautiful Emerald Coast, has accommodations to suit any taste or budget. You’ll find plenty of events year-round that your whole family can enjoy including golf, tennis, water sports, children’s programs and a pedestrian village complete with shopping, restaurants and a vibrant nightlife.

You can make a reservation online, or call 800.320.8115; use Group Code FISH20.

Book your stay at Sandestin

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Group Code FISH20


Presenting Sponsor—Wind Creek Casino & Hotel

Wind Creek Casino & Hotel-AtmoreThe possibilities are endless and the exhilaration never stops at Wind Creek Casino & Hotel-Atmore. The hotel features 236 spacious rooms and the finest resort amenities, including 24-hour room service, a luxurious spa and a wide variety of dining options.

Over 1,700 games surround you with gaming entertainment on the 57,000-square-foot casino floor. If gambling’s not your game, try your hand at our bowling alley, arcade or hands-on classes at KITCHEN. Catch a live show at our Amphitheater or a movie at our eight-screen state-of-the-art digital cinema. The best in entertainment; high-quality cuisine. There’s something for everyone.

Tourism Partner—Visit South Walton

Visit South WaltonWith sugar-white sand and turquoise waters, the sixteen unique coastal communities of South Walton on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast all have amazing scenery, but each has a distinct personality as well, from stately and elegant to casual and fun to quirky and artistic.

No matter what you’re looking for you’ll find it here. So come to South Walton… and find your perfect beach.

Explore the Beaches of South Walton

26 miles of sugar-white sand and turquoise water along Florida’s Gulf coast. Everything from cozy cottages to full service resorts.


Tournament Partner—Big Ocean Sport

Founded by two friends with a passion for the ocean and the “good life” it provides…

As kids living in South Florida, we grew up in and surrounded by this BIG ocean. Everyday we could see it, smell it and feel it. It became part of us, it’s in our hearts and minds. We believe that if you’re passionate about something, you take care of it, be good to it, and it will do the same in return. We also believe that if you do what you love everyday, you’ll never work a day in your life. So an idea was born and it grew into BIG OCEAN SPORT.

We set course to design and make functional sportswear for fisherman like us. Yeah, we get it, our gear doesn’t look like everyone else’s. It’s not supposed to. We want to provide an option in a market saturated with the same ol’. Furthermore, we aim to form charitable partnerships with foundations dedicated to protecting our beloved BIG ocean, its habitats and wildlife. It provides s