Tag Archives: International Cap Cana Billfish Shootout

International Cap Cana Billfish Shootout 2014

Top Boat: Sandman with owner Sandra MacMillan. Photo: Richard Gibson

The scoreboard on the first day of fishing in the 20th International Cap Cana Billfish Shootout showed a surprising entry: a release credited to Scott Leon, captain of Sandman, a 63ft Spencer owned by Florida’s Sandra MacMillan. It’s anglers, not …

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Dominican Republic New Billfishing Hot Spot

Marina Casa de Campo. Photo courtesy of Casa De Campo International Blue Marlin Classic

Move over Hawaii, Bermuda and even St. Thomas. The Dominican Republic is the new hot spot for some of the best billfishing in the world. Consider that eighteen boats released a total of 132 billfish – 14 blue marlin, 116 …

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Uno Mas Wins International Cap Cana Shootout

The winning team – Uno Mas. Photo: Richard Gibson

The International Cap Cana Shootout attracts some of the best sports fishermen in the world. In turn, this elite group is proving just how fantastic the billfish fishery is off the Dominican Republic’s eastern shores, especially in early June. To …

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Caribbean Big Sport Fishing Tournament Schedule 2013

International Billfish Tournament Puerto Rico - Club Nautico de San Juan angler Jose Vicente fights Blue on Kamajoe. Photo courtesy of Virginia de los Reyes CNSJ

They don’t have passports or visas. They don’t clear customs and immigration. Yet they are welcomed like royalty and Hollywood celebrities everywhere they visit. In fact, there is hardly an island in the Caribbean that doesn’t pay homage to the …

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All At Sea’s Sports Fishing Guide May to October 2012

Image by Mark Smestad

NOTE: For the 2013 Fishing Tournaments, check it out here: http://www.allatsea.net/caribbean-big-sport-fishing-tournament-2013/ The annual migration of billfish and gamefish along the Caribbean island chain makes for great fishing year-round. Even more fun are the tournaments that combine fantastic fishing with nightly dock …

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2010 Sport Fishing Tournament Preview

The spring, summer and fall are peak season for billfish and gamefish tournaments throughout the Caribbean. Here are previews of just some of the many tournaments happening this season.

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