Posted on August 10, 2021 Beach Haven White Marlin Invitational starts tomorrow The offshore tournament season continues as the Beach Haven White Marlin Invitational begins Wednesday with registration and the captains meeting at the Beach Haven Marlin Tuna Club before boats fish two out of the next three days. That s reflected in the species count for the contest which came to 502 released white marlin plus 13 weighed 66 blue marlin releases and 3 weighed 8 spearfish, 3 sailfish 22 tuna,9 dolphin, 4 wahoo, 2 boated sharks and a swordfish.
Posted on August 9, 2021 WMO wraps up distribution of riches The White Marlin Open at Ocean City, Maryland sent along this explanation of how that contest concluded Friday with dramatic last minute changes that saw millions of dollars changing hands as fish were being weighed. Rounding out thewhite marlin division the Billfisher , also out of Ocean City, MD weighed a 78.
The forecast is much better for Monday with north winds at 5 to 10 knots before going east in the afternoon which bodes well for the bluefish bite. They ll be trying to find a tilefish bigger than the one Dennis Muhlenforth boated on the Voyager this year.
Posted on August 7, 2021 A WMO finish for the ages The 84th White Marlin Open at Ocean City, Maryland had been plodding along all week with the early leaders secure and fishing very poor. 5-pound white marlin, but was edged out of a huge pay day at 9 30 when Sushi weighed an 85.
Posted on August 6, 2021 402 boats seeking millions of dollars during the last day of the WMO There s a huge fleet of boats pounding the southern canyons today in hopes of catching a marlin or tuna that could be worth over a million dollars. Those boats are the last of the original 440 which established the standards which have been chased ever since without success in the quest for a 9.
Posted on August 4, 2021 WMO confusion After being unable to get on the Marlin Cam at all to see the weigh-ins, and seeing the White Marlin Open site showing no change in leaders except for the first wahoo of 48. There was a dramatic rescue at sea the first day as Knot Stressin filled up with water and sank right after Fishbone arrived to take the crew aboard from the lifeboat.
Posted on August 1, 2021 Blues on poppers save the day Action is the name of the game when it comes to taking young anglers fishing as was the case today when my son Mike came in from Tennessee with his wife Allie and son Aiden (13) . Before an early return, Massa suggested we switch to the blues which he figured were below picking birds coming toward us, and that turned out to be the right move as blues of 6 to 7 pounds exploded on every cast though there was no sign of them.