MARATHON SAILFISH TOURNAMENT UPDATES
As both an annual fishing tournament and a non-profit organization we have lots to talk about! See what’s happening in our neck of the woods, and how you can help us make a difference.
Team Main Attraction - Sails Call is back this year! Last year's Top Female Angler, Alexis Bowcock, will be defending her title. We have a good amount of female anglers signed up already; let's get some more! Visit marathonsailfish.com for more information. #ladiesfishtoo #fishingtournament #nonprofit
Special thanks to the Glunz Ocean Beach Hotel & Resort for donating a 2 night stay in an oceanfront room! We will raffle this prize and many others at our awards banquet on April 22nd at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters. Event Details👉 https://facebook.com/events/6308436829175659 #fishingtournament #beachfrontstay #marathonfloridakeys
Last Year's grand prize winners have officially registered for this year's tournament to defend their title! This time under the team name: Killbox. Do you have what it takes to challenge them? Let's find out; register today! https://marathonsailfish.com/register/ #floridakeysfishing #sailfish #tournament
Registration for the 2nd Annual Marathon Premier Sailfish Tournament is officially open! Register online right now and save $100 per angler on entry fee. https://marathonsailfish.com/register/ #tournament #floridakeys
Our second annual non-profit Sailfish Tournament event is just a few months away! The fishing is scheduled to occur on April 21st and 22nd with an awards banquet in the evening. We are very excited for year two and hope to see you there, it is for a great cause! Visit https://MarathonSailfish.com for more details. Mission Fishin' #floridakeys #floridakeysfishing
Main Attraction Fishing Charters recently went fishing with some terrific families thanks to the Mission Fishin' organization. This is a great example of some of the events your support helps make happen. View the Video, Photos, and Article here: https://marathonsailfish.com/mission-fishin-and-main-attraction-2022/ #FloridaKeys #missionfishin
For those who haven't seen it yet, here is our recap of this year's inaugural event. Our 2nd annual Marathon Premier Sailfish Tournament is just six months away, and the work has already begun. If you would like to get involved or support our 2023 event in anyway, please reach out via this page or our website at https://MarathonSailfish.com #floridakeys #marathonflorida #floridakeysfishing
For a video recap and 2022 closing letter from tournament founder Katie Lewis, visit: https://marathonsailfish.com/2022-closing-letter/
Thanks for all of your support, it was recently my honor to present Mission Fishin’ with a check for $10,000.00 For a first-year event like this, to cover expenses, pay out winners, and raise $10,000 for a great cause is an incredible result. I want to thank all tournament participants, sponsors, donors, and contributors that made this event possible. I can’t wait to see you all in 2023! 📸 credit: @keywestphotog Sincerely, Katie Lewis #floridakeysfishing #floridakeys
We are pleased to announce we have our dates and venues reserved for next year! Join us for the 2nd Annual Marathon Premier Sailfish Tournament from Thursday April 20th-22nd 2023. Our website has been updated with all of the 2023 event information, prices and rules. https://marathonsailfish.com/
Special thanks to @keysweekly for highlighting our winners of the Marathon Premier Sailfish Tournament! Our anglers were troopers and deserve all the recognition they can get 🙌🏼 Thank you to everyone involved, we successfully raised funds for @mission.fishin as well. #sailfish #tournament #floridakeys
Official press release from last week's event is now published on our website here: https://marathonsailfish.com/2022-marathon-premier-sailfish-tournament/ Thanks again to everyone who participated in this years events.
Thank you to all of our wonderful participants, sponsors and donors for what was a wonderful evening. Congratulations to all the winners. We were able to raise money for Mission Fishin' as well as bring a much needed Sailfish Tournament back to Marathon. We have already secured dates for 2023 and can confirm there will be another one. Can't wait to see y'all again next year! Sincerely, Katie Lewis Founder of MPST
The Marathon Premier Sailfish Tournament is officially complete! Congratulations to team Ofishal in 1st place. Captain Cody Darby, Mate/Angler Clint "Digger" Rodamer and anglers James Simcic, Phillip Quincy Byron JR., KC Spaulding, Tyler Kelley, and Austin Baxter. Congratulations to team Big Game who placed 2nd Overall and team Blue Magic I who placed 3rd overall. Thanks to everyone involved for making this a success and helping us raise money for a very important organization Mission Fishin'. See you all at the awards banquet at Aquarium Encounters tonight!
With just 3 minutes to lines out Captain Ariel Medero and the Big Game team reported a double hook-up! One sail was lost but they are still fighting the remaining one. According to the rules they are allowed to finish fighting their fish and a successful release will count! What an exciting finish! Stay tuned for more.
Excited for another day for Sailfish action! Day two is about to begin. Good luck to all participants. Live Scores can be viewed here: https://marathonsailfish.com/live-scoring/ #floridakeysfishing #floridakeys
Big Game is on the board, Angler Robert Hiro with a release! Follow the live scores here: https://marathonsailfish.com/live-scoring/