Tag Archives: Wahoo

Rough Seas Hamper Budget Marine Wahoo Tournament

The Budget Marine and Trinidad and Tobago Game Fishing Association Wahoo Blowout held March 11-12 out of the Trinidad and Tobago Yacht Club, Bayshore, had more to contend with than just fish. The Tournament comprised two days fishing with 66 …

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Antigua Francis Nunes Jr. Memorial Tournament

Antigua Francis Nunes Jr Memorial Tournament Team Crab Hole Liquors – Cook-off Competition winners

Knowing where to go and how to fish proved the secret to success for two teams at the Francis Nunes Jr. Memorial Tournament and Seafood Festival, hosted by the Antigua & Barbuda Sports Fishing Club in September. Sean MacMillan and …

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Our Monster Wahoo

Battle fought and won – Katie (left) and friend Trish.

“It’s not a sail boat, it’s a fishing boat” is what I tell people when they peer inside our 34ft Gemini sailing catamaran Turks & Chaos. Fishing rods fill the space where light once poured through deadlights, while lures sit …

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Living the Dream Wins Wahoo Madness Tournament

The Living the Dream team. Photos courtesy of David Johnson

First time entry into the Wahoo Madness tournament, held April 18th – 19th as part of the BVI’s Spanish Town Fisherman’s Jamboree, proved a charm for the anglers and crew aboard the 65ft Hatteras, Living the Dream. The St. Croix, …

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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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Guys Win at Guy/Gal Tournament

Top Overall Boat: Living the Dream. Photo: Alda Anduze

The gals had a chance to get even, but the guys got head by winning the St. Croix Golden Hook Fishing Club’s 14th Guy/Gal Tournament for the eighth time. This ‘reel’ battle of the sexes, held October 5 and 6 …

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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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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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Golden Hook Series Finale Wahoo Tournaments

The Golden Hook Series Finale Wahoo Tournaments, set to take place November 13 to 14, is the one event that decides it all – both the tournament winner and the top boat winner of the yearlong annual fishing series hosted by St. Croix’s …

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