Has the advent of catch and release over two decades ago helped to shore up billfish stocks in the Caribbean?

The 15th annual Caicos Classic Release Tournament got off to a slow start but had an exciting finish as the 65-foot Viking, Debaitable, out of Palm Beach, Florida, released three blue marlin to win.

A slow start made for an exciting finish at the 14th Annual Caicos Classic Release Tournament held June 8 to 13 out of Turtle Cove Marina