Absolut Pleasure Wins Poor Girl’s Open

Absolut Pleasure Wins Poor Girl’s Open

OCEAN CITY- The 25th Annual Poor Girl’s Open last weekend was once again a big success with plenty of fish caught and released over the three-day event and, most importantly, a big contribution to the American Cancer Society.Sandwiched between the high dollar, high profile White Marlin Open and the Mid-Atlantic Tournament, the annual Poor Girls… Read more »

Mid-Atlantic Tournament Still Wide Open

Mid-Atlantic Tournament Still Wide Open

OCEAN CITY- With a $3 million-plus purse on the line, the 27th Annual Mid-Atlantic Tournament was still pretty much wide open after the first two days this week, but there has been no shortage of fish weighed at the host ports in Ocean City and Cape May with a red-hot billfish bite and plenty of… Read more »

60th Labor Day Tournament Set For Next Week

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament returns next weekend for the 60th time as the “granddaddy” of resort area fishing tournaments.While it may lack the glamour and high payouts of the White Marlin Open, the Ocean City Marlin Club’s 60th Annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament trumps all… Read more »

Delmarva ESA Contest Set For Saturday

ASSATEAGUE- The Eastern Surfing Association (ESA) Delmarva District will hold its fourth contest of the 2018 summer-long series at Assateague State Park on Saturday.Throughout the summer, Delmarva ESA has held a series of amateur surf contests at different locations in and around the resort area. The fourth contest in the series is set for Saturday… Read more »

25th Poor Girls Open Tournament Underway

OCEAN CITY- After the drama of the high dollar, high profile White Marlin Open subsides, the resort area’s lady anglers get their turn in the spotlight this weekend with the return of the Poor Girl’s Open for the 25th year.The Poor Girl’s Open, which typically falls on the weekend after the White Marlin Open, was… Read more »

25th OC Lacrosse Classic In The Books

25th OC Lacrosse Classic In The Books

OCEAN CITY- The 25th Annual Ocean City Lacrosse Classic, held at several venues in and around the resort area last weekend, was once again a huge success with over 100 teams and thousands of the top players in the country competing for four days culminating with championships in eight divisions.The event has grown by leaps… Read more »

Mid-Atlantic Tournament Returns Next Week

OCEAN CITY- The resort area’s collective hangover from last week’s White Marlin Open has just about worn off in time for the next big event on the summer sportfishing calendar- the 26th Annual Mid-Atlantic, a Cape May, N.J.-based tournament that will again have a strong presence in Ocean City again this year.Now in its 26th… Read more »

2018 WMO One For The Record Books

2018 WMO One For The Record Books

OCEAN CITY- The 2018 White Marlin Open was one for the books in so many ways, including a record $2.58 million paid out to the winner, a record $5.45 million in total prize money, a monster blue marlin weighed on day one and a wild finish that saw fortunes change hands on the last day.Remarkable… Read more »

10th Heels and Reels Tourney In The Books

10th Heels and Reels Tourney In The Books

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s 10th Annual Heels and Reels Tournament last weekend was a big success with plenty of big fish in several categories along with a lot of billfish releases.Just before the 45th annual White Marlin Open got underway this week, the Ocean City Marlin Club last week hosted its 10th… Read more »