Catch the largest dolphin over 55-pounds and win $25,000 cash!
That’s the top prize in the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club’s 2011 Dolphin Derby sponsored by Budget Rent A Car, set for April 17, 2011.
That’s not all.Over $30,000 in cash and prizes will be up for grabs. The top boat and top three anglers will receive trophies. In addition, cash prizes will be awarded to anglers reeling in the ten largest dolphin.
“This is a great event, fun for anglers out on the boats and fun for the public to come watch the weigh-in in the afternoon,” says tournament director, Kelvin Bailey, Jr. “We’re inviting everyone to come out.”
The 2011 Dolphin Derby sponsored by Budget Rent A Car will be limited to boats from St. Thomas and St. John.
Register for the tournament at the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club in Red Hook on Friday April 15 from 6 pm to 9 pm. The fee is $250 for member boats with $50 for an extra rod and $300 for non-members with $60 for an extra rod. The Captain’s Meeting will follow registration.
Fishing begins with lines in the water at 6:30 a.m. on April 17. All boats must be back at the American Yacht Harbor dock by 4 pm for weigh-in.
For more information, callÂ 340-775-9144Â or Email:Â [email protected]