Tag Archives: Wahoo Windup

10 Sport Fishing Tournaments to Try Your Luck

American Yacht Harbor, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

Sport fishing is a sport enjoyed around the globe. In the U.S., 46 million Americans or nearly 16 percent of the population ages 6 and older fishes for pleasure, according to the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation’s 2015 Special Report …

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Lady Anglers Rule in USVI Wahoo Tournaments

Wahoo Windup Best Boat: Abigail III (from left) Paul Meyer (Tournament Director), Capt. Red Bailey, Dr. David Weisher, Mike Landgraf, Ariel Donovan and Kathy Kurtz. In front, Mathew Meyer. Photo: Dean Barnes

Women rule when it comes to wahoo fishing! Saint Thomas’ April Newland reeled in a 41.14-pounder in the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club’s Wahoo Wind-Up sponsored by Budget Marine and held November 17, while St. Croix’s Jackie Goodyear caught a …

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Newland Top Angler, Abigail III Top Boat in Wahoo Windup

Best Boat: Abigail III. L to R: Paul Meyer (Tournament Director), Capt. Red Bailey, Dr. David Weisher, Mike Landgraf, Ariel Donovan, Kathy Kurtz. In front, Mathew Meyer.

A double-header hook-up landed anglers April Newland and Mike Landgraf cash prizes for the two largest wahoo caught in the Wahoo Windup, hosted by the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club (VIGFC) and sponsored by Budget Marine. Newland’s 41.14-pounder weighed in …

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2013 Wahoo Windup Set for November 17

VI Game Fishing Club's Wahoo Windup Set for November

Catch the largest wahoo over 75-pounds and win $10,000 cash! This is the top prize in the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club’s Wahoo Windup, sponsored by Budget Marine, set for November 17, 2013. It’s possible! Two anglers have pocketed this …

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Mahabir Won $10,000 at Wahoo Windup

St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Clive Mahabir only caught one fish in this year’s Wahoo Windup. Yet, Mahabir’s wahoo weighed in at a whopping 91.3-pounds or large enough to win him the top prize of $10,000 cash in this Virgin …

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Win $10,000 at the VIGFC Wahoo Windup in November

St. Thomas, USVI. Catch the largest wahoo over 75-pounds and win $10,000 cash at the Wahoo Windup! This is the top prize in the Wahoo Windup, hosted by the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club (VIGFC) and sponsored by Budget Marine, …

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Weatherbee Wins Wahoo Tournament

It was early morning when a big fish bit the ballyhoo baited hook of St. Thomas angler, Kevin Weatherbee’s, fishing rod and dashed off half a spool of line. “It really lit up yellow before it raced away,” Weatherbee said. …

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Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club Sets Tournament Dates

The Virgin Islands Gamefishing Club (VIGFC) will host its annual Caribbean Auto Mart Wahoo Windup on November 7. This event marks the finale of St. Thomas’ Small Boat Tournament Series. It’s also a thrill because fishing for a prize-winning wahoo is something St. …

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