Contender Boats have been fished in South Florida for over 30 years. With thousands of boats floating along coasts around the country, the product is the best testament to "Performance Through Innovation." Despite your fishing level, you’re starting with the unfair advantage of a Contender fishing boat. Contender builds 22'-39' boats for fishermen and families on the water. All models 25' and up are made of three pieces: the hull, liner, and cap. The fiberglass pieces fit together to build a fishing machine.
Contenders are outfitted with a full suite of Yamaha engine options, custom leaning posts, offshore fishing towers, and array of fishing accessories to make these boats custom fishing machines. Contender boats are built to fish with a full arsenal of rod holders, outriggers, livewells, transducer, outriggers, GPS, and other variety of other custom sport fishing options. The result is a boat built for to both unparalleled fishability, comfort, range, and speed.
The Contender manufacturing facility is located in Homestead, FL. Unlike some mass production boat builders, Contender prides themselves on keeping this experience personal. Your Contender is made for you, with you in mind. You will team with the finest craftsmen in a hands-on boat building process. You customize each component of the vessel—from the hull size and power option to the electronics package, livewell rigging, down to the stitching on your upholstery, and more.
When the mission changes and cruising is on the agenda you can still count on your Contender to get the job done. All models are available with a plethora of comfort options to suit even the most discerning customer. From teak packages, power actuated hatches and coolers, to several forward and rear seating options your Contender will be sure to impress.