Starting each day en route to the fishing grounds off North Carolina's Oregon Inlet without Omie Tillett's daily prayer just won't seem right.
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Simrad's Robertson AP11 makes autopiloting even easier than it sounds.
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Mustad's Big Gun hooks are a bullseye for live bait fishing.
The Marine Magnum Splice Master makes for a clean line every time.
Costa Del Mar's new line of fishing sunglasses minimizes surface glare on the water.
BAHAMASFebruary 4-8. Bahamas Wahoo Championship, Bimini; Raul Miranda; 242-347-3391. March 15-20. Bacardi Rum Billfish Tournament; Raul Miranda; 800-737-1007 or 242-347-3391. April 13-18. Chub Cay Championship; Al Behrendt; 954-920-7877. April 26-May 1. Treasure Cay Championship; Al Behrendt; 305-923-8022. CARIBBEANCayman IslandsApril 25 - May 3. Cayman Islands International Fishing Tournament; Horace DuQuesnay, Cayman Islands Angling Club; 345-945-6300; fax 345-945-6299.Trinidad & TobagoApril 22-25.
November 12-16; Fort Lauderdale, Florida. - "Thank you, Fish Hawk," the crew of Intuition had to be saying when they were towed in by the competing boat after breaking down offshore in the final hour of the Fort Lauderdale Billfish Tournament. The lift helped the Intuition make the docks on time to take first place and collect $10,000.
October 2-6; St. Lucia. Fifteen fish were released in the seventh International Billfish Tournament sponsored by the St. Lucia Game Fishing Association. More than 90 anglers participated in the event, highlighted by local boat Grey Ghost's high-point total and angler Mark Saunders' 397-pound blue marlin, the event's largest marlin.