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Thursday, October 14, 2010

CABO SAN LUCAS - Bisbee's Black & Blue Marlin Tournament




Bisbee's Black & Blue Marlin Tournament is the world's richest billfish tournament with the most million dollar winners—seven since 2003. An expected 200 teams will compete for over $4 million in cash awards. The event is covered extensively in both print and television with media crews coming from as far away as Japan and Russia. Weigh-ins are open to the public.

2010 Schedule of Events

TUESDAY OCTOBER 19 REGISTRATION
12-6:00pm Registration Check-In and distribution of Team Bags in front of the Puerto Paraiso Mall.
6-7:00pm Angler, Captain and Deckhand Meeting on the upper deck of the Puerto Paraiso Mall. Attendance by at least one Team member is mandatory.
7-9:00pm Registration continues and the Kick-Off Cocktail Party begins in front of the Puerto Paraiso Mall!

WED/THU/FRI OCTOBER 20-22 FISHING DAYS
8:00am Shotgun Start. Watch offshore fishing’s most spectacular “Shotgun Start” from one of the best locations in Cabo—the Baja Cantina Beach Club on Medano Beach.
8:00am-5:00pm Tournament Fishing; lines must be out of the water by 5:00pm. Special events and prizes are announced over the radio.
8:00am-9:00pm Weigh Station is open in front of the Puerto Paraiso Mall. The weigh-in is broadcast LIVE over the internet at www.bisbees.com and www.sportfishermen.com.

SATURDAY OCTOBER 23 AWARDS CELEBRATION
7:00-9:30pm Awards Celebration starts off in front of the Puerto Paraiso Mall with cocktails followed by dinner and a big screen presentation of the tournament video (available for sale after the tournament on Bisbee’s Online Store at www.bisbees.com/store/). The awards presentation starts after viewing the tournament video.
11:00-??? UjENA and Maxim en Espanol magazine are hosting an "After-Party" at Club Mandala in downtown Cabo after the Awards Celebration. Get details at the UjENA booth.