2012 Tournament Results

Tobago Game Fishing Tournament 2012 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:

2012 Largest of Species Award – Local Boats
Fish Type Weight Fisherman Boat
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:

2012 Largest of Species Award – International Division
Fish Type Weight Fisherman Boat
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:

2012 Top Release Angler Award
Fisherman Boat
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.

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Top 3 Boats:

2012 Top 3 Boats – International Division
Place Points Boat Name Country
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

 

2012 Top 3 Boats – Local Division
Place Boat Name
1st Place Boat Miss P
2nd Place Boat Pepperseed
3rd Place Boat Prosperity
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