Advertisement

Relentless Pursuit Wins 2015 Cajun Canyons Billfish Classic

The 46-boat fleet fished for a total purse of $593,100 in Venice, Louisiana.

June 5, 2015
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on email
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on email
mp sf

mp sf

Courtesy of Cajun Canyons Billfish Classic

The 11th annual Cajun Canyons Billfish Classic had a 46-boat fleet chasing a total purse of $593,100 in Venice, Louisiana.

Relentless Pursuit’s__ _Dale Artigue caught the first place blue marlin, weighing 508.1 pounds and winning them $97,875. Ransom Pipe, fishing aboard _Pipe Dream__ _with his dad Randy Pipes, weighed a 454.7-pound blue marlin that won them second place and $11,475. The third place blue marlin went to Dr. Chris Cenac’s 421-pound fish aboard _Rising Sons, paying them $17,820.

Relentless Pursuit _also won the release division with four blue marlin releases, all caught by Dale Artigue (total of five blue marlin for the tournament), and winning $83,250. Second place in the release division went to the crew aboard _Chasin Tail, releasing three blue marlin and edging out Born2Run based on time, and winning $49,950. Born2Run took home third place with three blue marlin releases, winning $33,300.

Advertisement

_Relentless Pursuit _now sits in first place of the The Gulf Coast Triple Crown Championship Series as a result of their first place finishes in both the blue marlin and release divisions.

Read more about the tournament here.

Advertisement

More Tournaments

Advertisement