International Billfish Tournament

The 72nd International Billfish Tournament takes place from July 5 – 7, 2019.

Registration starts at 5:00pm on July 5 at the Yacht Club or register online. Enjoy a welcome cocktail at 6:00pm.

The event is hosted and sponsored by Ernesto Zaragoza Charity Foundation. Funds raised from the tournament help local charities in their endeavors.

The tournament is conducted under International Game Fish Association rules.

2019 International Billfish Tournament: Awards

Trophies will be awarded to the top 3 teams or boats that scores the most total points (catch and release) during the two days of the tournament, and:

  1. Mercury 9.9hp motor with a value of $70,502.00 MXN to the first place.
  2. Dinguy Mercury 3.3 hp motor with a value of $53,512.00 MXN to the second place.
  3. $1,000 USD cash to the third place.

Trophies will also be awarded for biggest fish, best captain, best female angler and best child angler.

There will also be cars and cash awarded for the biggest Dorado, Sailfish and Marlin and daily jackpots. See the official rules for more details.

2019 International Billfish Tournament: Program

July 5
5:00 pm – registration of participants at the San Carlos Yacht Club
6:00 pm – welcome cocktail
9:00 pm – end of registration

July 6
7:00 am – opening and opening notice
2:00 pm – start of weighing
5:00 pm – close of weighing

July 7
7:00 am – beginning of the last day of fishing
2:00 pm – start of weighing
5:00 pm – close of weighing
7:00pm – Dinner & Awards Ceremony

For more information, contact:
Phone: 622-226-2224

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