Mark Your Calendar for Bahamas and Caribbean Marlin Tournaments


The International Game Fishing Association (IGFA), based in Dania Beach, Florida, will host its 8th annual Rolex/IGFA Championship Tournament Circuit, an invitational fishing competition that draws anglers from all over the world. Below is a list of the Bahamas and Caribbean tournaments that are 2007 qualifiers for this prestigious event.

(Just past on January 23-26) 38th Annual Spice Island Billfish Tournament. Grenada. Contact Richard McIntyre at 473-440-3753; Fax: 473-440-6634, Email: [email protected]

March 15-18. 12th Annual Tobago Game Fishing Tournament. Tobago. Contact Ramona Pazos at 868-680-7283; Fax: 868-639-1274, Email: [email protected]; Website:

June 10-15. 24th Annual Treasure Cay Billfish Tournament. Treasure Cay, Abaco, Bahamas. Contact Lynn June at 954-525-7711 or 800-327-1584, fax: 954-525-1699, email: [email protected] website:

July 31-August 4. AH Riise BVI Billfish Tournament. Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands. Contact Brenda Fletcher at 954-920-5577, fax 954-925-1033, email: [email protected]

August 16-22. 54th Annual Club Nautico de San Juan Billfish Tournament. San Juan, Puerto Rico. Contact Luis Infanzon at 787-722-0177, fax: 787-724-8058, email: [email protected], website:

September 26-30. 17th International St. Lucia Billfish Tournament. Rodney Bay, St. Lucia. Contact David Pollock at 758-452-0221, fax: 758-452-9054

October 27-28. 43rd Classic International Billfish Tournament. Aruba. Contact Dennis Robles at 297-585-3022, Fax: 297-585-0004, email: [email protected]

Carol M. Bareuther, RD, is a St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands based marine writer and registered dietitian.