Needless to say, crews will get busy and the best of ‘em will be here from August 19-24 for the 2012 Mid-Atlantic $500,000. The event kicks off with Registration followed by the traditional Captain’s Meeting on the afternoon of Sunday, August 19. Beginning Monday, August 20, they’ll comb the offshore canyons, picking three of the five fishing days provided, with hopes of catching a white marlin that could be worth upwards of $1 million! With a field of 125 boats, tournament proceeds of $500,000 are guaranteed. However, optional side bets will undoubtedly push that total to well over $1.5 million!