Light southeast winds and calm seas were a welcomed sight for the 220 boats entered in this year’s Palm Beach County KDW Classic headquartered out of the newly renovated Riviera Beach Marina and Marina Village on June 4th.
The highly touted 2016 Quest for the Crest Sailfish Series came to a close over the weekend with Final Sail, the grand finale of the 4-leg series that spans the east coast waters from West Palm Beach to Key West, FL. With an $800,000 purse up for grabs and the world champion title on the line, the stakes could not have been higher in Key West for the 36 teams competing in Final Sail.
After yielding fish, fun and friendships with a few cold ones and dim sum thrown in, seven North American World Championship Team members are back from representing the USA and Canada for the fifth annual Hobie Fishing World Championship (HFW5), presented by Rhino-Rack™ and hosted by Hobie Cat® Australasia.
The CCA Florida STAR Tournament presented by Yamaha is making BIG changes to create even more excitement and ensure someone goes home with a top prize in addition to the over $200,000 in other division prizes at the end of the 2016 competition.
70 teams participated in 2016 Mercury/SeaVee Pompano Beach Saltwater Showdown on Saturday, August 6th. The Showdown is the final event in the 3-leg Pompano Beach Saltwater Circuit that takes place from May through August each year in Pompano Beach, FL.
Two back-to-back July marlin tournaments are on tap for anglers in the Florida Keys.