Gamefisherman Releases 35th Anniversary Edition 40′ Walkaround and Center Console

Gamefisherman Releases 35th Anniversary Edition 40′ Walkaround and Center Console

In celebration of Gamefisherman’s 35th Anniversary in the boat building industry this past year, naval architect Erwin Gerards has designed not one, but TWO Gamefisherman 35th Anniversary Edition models engineered to “wow” boat owners and enthusiasts. The first new model was announced this past Friday on social media, the 40′ Gamefisherman Walkaround in its true traditional form, yet drafted with…

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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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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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Recreational Fishing Last Year, By The Numbers

Recreational Fishing Last Year, By The Numbers

According to a recent study by the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, participation in recreational fishing as at an all-time high. RBBF discovered 50.1 million people are fishing for fun, the highest number in 12 years, with first-timers, youth, female anglers, and minorities at an all-time high as well. They also found 70% of boats are used for fishing, and…

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Gamefisherman Production Update: 50′ Walkaround

Gamefisherman Production Update: 50′ Walkaround

Based in Stuart, Florida, Gamefisherman has been in operation since 1985, designing and building beautiful open and convertible rigs ranging from 26 to 50 feet. We are currently building a custom 50′ Walkaround with quad outboard engines. Fairing is now complete (featured photo is from earlier in the process), and the painting process will begin this weekend! Stay tuned for…

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Green Turtle Club Reopens October 30th, 2020

Green Turtle Club Reopens October 30th, 2020

Today, October 30th, 2020, after months of hurricane cleanup and issues caused by the pandemic, Green Turtle Club reopens! Located on Green Turtle Cay in the Bahamas, Green Turtle Club sits on a picturesque harbor surrounded by some of the most spectacular beaches in the world. Diving, Fishing, or hanging at Dollar Bar where you can listen to live local…

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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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International travel to Guatemala resumed September 18; Americans Welcomed Back to Casa Vieja Lodge

International travel to Guatemala resumed September 18; Americans Welcomed Back to Casa Vieja Lodge

International travelers, including U.S. citizens, are permitted into Guatemala as of September 18th, 2020. All persons entering Guatemala by air must present a negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued no earlier than 72 hours prior to arrival, and air carriers may request proof of negative test upon departure from the United States. U.S. citizens are not required to quarantine. One…

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