76.5 pounds of Controversy: The Latest on the White Marlin Open
What the latest in the developing controversy that is the 2016 White Marlin Open? The paragraph below is taken directly (point 40) from case number 23-C-16-0659 of the Circuit Court of Dorcester, County Maryland. The case was filed by
The Dream Catcher, a 60 Paul Mann, sank in 2006. The vessel was a near total loss. In most cases, the story would end here. Insert Captain Steven Pilipauskas and his search for a vessel project. A captain based in Maryland, Pilipauskas happened upon the old Dream Catcher for sale
Do Frigate Birds sleep while flying? The question is finally answered. Interesting article on how they sleep in general. When they circle high over the ocean they could be grabbing a few zzzz's versus watching a pelagic.
Do you think much has changed since this video? Enjoy a little history of our sport.
By Robert UllbergThis boat is an alternative placed in the group of the mid-size flybridge sport fishing boat and the large center console. Let call it a crossover (do not use the word hybrid) between large center consoles and mid size flybridge sport fishing yachts. This boat is perfectly suited
August 26, 2016
August 26, 2016 - Here is the latest from the White Marlin Open website on the $2.8 Millions debacle.
"Statement Regarding First Place White Marlin Winnings
The White Marlin Open does not share in, or receive any portion of the award, no matter to whom it is awarded, nor does it
Who knows this guy? Please contact the Juno, Florida Bait Store if you know who it is.
August 24, 2016
Big winner in White Marlin Open Tournament looses possible prize money. Speculation arises about a fishing license compliance. Here is an official release from Jim Motsko of the White Marlin Open on August 23, 2016. We'll keep you posted when the details are released.
On August 9, the winning
With many requests for a Custom Shootout like tournament from owners and Captains that fish the USVI and the BVI, Captain Skip Smith and Skip Tournaments responded with a blue marlin tournament event which took place at the gorgeous Scrub Island Resort and Marina in the BVI on August 13-17,
MA500 August 21-26, 2016 157 Boats $3.3 Million Purse August 26, 2016 11:00 p.m. est update
Cash Prize Winners
* Please note over fifty individual cash awards are possible due to the wide variety of calcuttas which participants may enter. See below the payout for the species indicated. Payouts vary by the