2021 Jake Jordan Invitational Sailfish Fly Challenge

2021 Jake Jordan Invitational Sailfish Fly Challenge

Save the dates! Legendary billfish fly fisherman, Jake Jordan, has announced that the 11th annual “Jake Jordan Sailfish Fly Challenge” is scheduled for Decemnet 1st-4th, 2021, at Casa Vieja Lodge. This fly fishing tournament is the longest running and most successful fly fishing billfish tournament ever. It is hosted at the world class “Casa Vieja Lodge” in Guatemala, and is…

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2021 OBB Wahoo Charity Cup Sells Out Old Bahama Bay Rooms; Largest Fishing Tournament Ever Held at OBB

2021 OBB Wahoo Charity Cup Sells Out Old Bahama Bay Rooms; Largest Fishing Tournament Ever Held at OBB

This past weekend, sportfishing yachts, center consoles, and even superyachts travelled to Old Bahama Bay for what is now the largest fishing tournament ever held at the West End resort, the 2021 OBB Wahoo Charity Cup. Not only did 45 boats register in the tournament, but Old Bahama Bay sold out their rooms for the first time in 10 years! After…

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2021 OBB Wahoo Charity Cup

2021 OBB Wahoo Charity Cup

The Old Bahama Bay Wahoo Charity Cup 2021 is actually the postponed tournament from November of 2020, and will take place on February 4th-6th at OBB Resort & Marina in West End Grand Bahama to benefit Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI. In 2019, a total of 37 boats registered, and Team LLANGUS earned first place overall with a 132.7lb three-fish aggregate. Second place…

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Two Gamefisherman Climb Leaderboard at 2021 Gold Cup

Two Gamefisherman Climb Leaderboard at 2021 Gold Cup

The Sailfish Club of Florida hosted its 49th Annual Gold Cup Invitational Team Fishing Tournament January 12-16, 2021. Chairman Christopher Lazzara led this year’s tournament. The Gold Cup was founded in 1972 by John Rybovich to test the skills of anglers catching and releasing sailfish off the east coast of Florida, and is an exclusive invitational tournament reserved for big-game…

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Dust’Em Off Sailfish Warmup Kicks Off Sailfish Season in South Florida

Dust’Em Off Sailfish Warmup Kicks Off Sailfish Season in South Florida

 After being postponed in November due to extreme weather, the Dust’Em Off Sailfish Warmup kicks off sailfish season in South Florida this week. A much anticipated tournament known for its focus more on the experience of fishing with your crew, family, and friends, Dust’Em Off started off as “bar talk” between friends of Captain Ben Sharpe while venting about frustrations…

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2020/2021 South Florida Billfish Tournaments

2020/2021 South Florida Billfish Tournaments

Here’s a list of the upcoming South Florida Billfish Tournaments, including some notable tournaments close by in the Bahamas. November 2020 Dust’em Off Sailfish WarmupDate: Nov. 5-8, 2020Location: Palm Beach/Jupiter, Florida December 2020 Islamorada Sailfish TournamentDate: Dec. 4-6, 2020Location: Islamorada, Florida Hope Town United Sailfish TournamentDate: Dec. 10-12, 2020Location: Islamorada, Florida January 2021 Silver Sailfish DerbyDate: Jan. 6-9, 2021Location: West Palm Beach, FloridaMarlin Madness Qualifying Event Fish for…

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