Species Blue marlin, blue marlin
and blue marlin! Occasionally a white marlin and maybe a spearfish. Wahooare always around, andmaybe big yellowfin and/or bigeye tuna. April, May and June are by far the best months to catch multiple marlin in a day.In 2017, participants in The PENN Challenge
(15 teams) caught 109 blue marlin over 5 days. The heaviest marlin was estimated 900+ lbs. The tournament setup We will fish over four days and teams will be on different boats each day. We can provide a maximum of 15 boats in the tournament. Amongst these
boats are the Mindelo top boats, La Onda Andromeda (Olaf Grimkowski), La Onda Mila (Marty Bates), Amelia ll (Zak Conde), Smoker (Matthias Henningsen),Hebe (Bert Bouchard) Victoria, (Bryan Matiba), Sambo (Marco Canu) as well as Eric Leblond’s Sirategui,
Stuart Simpson’s NhaCretcheu and Steve George’s Sea Quest and many others. In fact, the complete Mindelo fleet has agreed to compete in the 2020 tournament. IGFA &Offshore World Championship (OWC) EFSA supports the goals of IGFA. We will fish
by IGFA ruleswherever possible.