2012 Tournament Results
The 17th annual Event of the Tobago Game Fishing Tournament ended this Sunday with a fantastic day of Fishing. A fleet of 67 Boats registered for this year’s event with a record breaking 50 Boats in the Local (Pirogue) Division.
Several species of fish were brought to the scale by the Local boats with the Largest as follow:
|Largest Grouper||32 lbs.||Gordon Eastman||Let them Talk|
|Largest Dolphin||68.1 lbs.||Kay George||Prosperity|
|Largest Tuna||53 lbs.||Kay George||Prosperity|
|Largest Wahoo||39.7 lbs.||Bertrand Edwards||Jonah Pepperseed|
Eldon Williams made history on board Miss P from Castara with two billfish releases and capturing the Grand Prize of the Local Division – 23ft Pirogue built by Ricardo Alleyne of Roxborough with 40hp Tohatsu outboard Engine, and lots more.
The International Division also had a good showing at the scale with the following Largest of the Species:
|Largest Tuna||56.5 lbs.||John Michael Sabga||Arabian Princess|
|Largest Dolphin||35.3 lbs.||Jimmy jack||board Reel Extreme|
|Largest Wahoo||26.9 lbs.||Syam Galbaransingh||Knot Easy|
Top Release Angler:
|Francois Mouttet||Magic Lady|
The Magic Lady team also captured the Grand Prize in the International Division which consisted of a team invitation to IGFA World Championship, Dinghy with Tohatsu Outboard- Rods and Reels, Go pro Camera, Costa Del Mar Shades and lots more….
The total weight brought to scale was 2576.1 pounds.
Total releases of Billfish was 2 White Marlins, 21 Blue Marlins and 2 Sailfish.
Top 3 Boats:
|1st Place Boat||519.6 pts.||Magic Lady||Trinidad|
|2nd Place Boat||143.6 pts.||Reel Extreme||St. Lucia|
|3rd Place Boat||137.8 pts.||Knot Easy||Trinidad|
|1st Place Boat||Miss P|
|2nd Place Boat||Pepperseed|
|3rd Place Boat||Prosperity|