Tag Archives: St. Martin Billfish Tournament

St Martin Billfish Tournament Celebrates 20th Year

There’s more ways to win in this emerald anniversary event, set for June 21-24 off the waterfront in Marigot, St. Martin. New is the addition of ‘The Billfish Challenge’, a high-stakes, $5,000 optional buy-in where the winner takes all. “Onshore, our local …

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Barbados International Fishing Tournament

Barbados International Fishing Tournament: Champion Boat, Grey Ghost, from Barbados with owner Greg Ward (fourth from right). Photo courtesy of Barbados Game Fishing Association

A keen focus on catching and releasing billfish is what earned Gregory Ward and his Barbadian team aboard his Bertram 54, Grey Ghost, title of Champion Boat in the 27th Barbados International Fishing Tournament. Likewise, it was close attention paid especially …

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Top Action at the Saint Martin Billfish Tournament

Oyster: Best Boat, Best Angler and Most Blue Marlin Releases – The winning crew with Captain Tim Roosens (second right) and Best Angler Jonathan Schaede (far right) take the stage in Marigot. Photo courtesy of the Saint Martin Sport Fishing Association

The 17th St. Martin Billfish Tournament welcomed 27 teams including some of the best sports fishermen in the Caribbean. So it was a delightful surprise when relative newcomers to the sport walked away with a trio of the biggest prizes: …

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Follow Me Win Saint Martin Billfish Tournament

The crew from St. Martin boat Follow Me celebrate on stage at Fort Louis Marina after winning the 16th St. Martin Billfish Tournament. Photo: Robert Luckock

The crew from the St. Martin fishing boat Follow Me emerged collectively $27,000 richer following a remunerative weekend at the 16th St. Martin Billfish Tournament held June 5-8 where they cleaned up in the assorted cash prize categories. Follow me …

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Fifteenth Saint Martin Billfish Tournament

The eagerly anticipated 15th Annual Saint Martin Billfish Tournament held May 30th to June 2nd on the Marigot waterfront was won by the French St. Martin boat Yellow Whip whose crew revelled in the victor’s spoils … a trophy, copious …

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