Sport fishing

Results of the 2016 North Atlantic Monster Shark Tournament

Results of the 2016 North Atlantic Monster Shark Tournament

3rd Annual North Atlantic Monster Shark Tournament

Results of the 2016 Edisto Shark Tournament

Results of the 2016 Edisto Shark Tournament

Edisto Watersports and Tackle Shark Tournament Location: Edisto Watersports and Tackle, Edisto Beach, South Carolina, USA Date: 11. June 2016 Number of participants: 31 boats WINNERS: 1st Place Species: Tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier) Weight: 547.5 lbs Boat/Capt.: Cold Beer (Cal Young) 2nd Place Species: Lemon shark (Negaprion brevirostris) Weight: 251 lbs Boat/Capt.: – (David Murdaugh)

Results of the 2016 Hudson Anglers Shark Tournament

Results of the 2016 Hudson Anglers Shark Tournament

44th Annual Freeport Hudson Anglers Shark Tournament Location: Guy Lombardo Marina, Freeport, New York, USA Date: 17.-18. June 2016 Number of participants: 133 boats WINNERS: 1st Place Species: Thresher shark (Alopias vulpinus) Weight: 280 lbs Boat: Spare Parts Captain: Chris Wolfson 2nd Place Species: Thresher shark (Alopias vulpinus) Weight: 274 lbs Boat: Brianna Captain: Anthony

Results of the 2016 South Jersey Shark Tournament

Results of the 2016 South Jersey Shark Tournament

36th Annual South Jersey Shark Tournament Location: South Jersey Marina, Cape May, New Jersey, USA Date: 08.-11. June 2016 Number of participants: 90 boats Total Payout: $317,069.00                   Weigh-Ins : Heaviest Shark (also Heaviest Mako): Species: Shortfin mako shark (Isurus oxyrinchus) Weight: 360 lbs Boat: El Cid

Results of the 2016 Point Lookout Shark Tournament

Results of the 2016 Point Lookout Shark Tournament

4th Annual Point Lookout Shark Tournament Location: Ted’s Fishing Station, Pt. Lookout, New York, USA Date: 10.-11. June 2016 WINNERS: 1st Place: Species: Thresher shark (Alopias vulpinus) Weight: 323 lbs Boat: Mary John 2nd Place Species: Thresher shark (Alopias vulpinus) Weight: 287 lbs Boat: Sea Fox 3rd Place: Species: Mako shark (Isurus oxyrinchus) Weight: 270

Results of the 2016 Star Island Shark Tournament

Results of the 2016 Star Island Shark Tournament

30th Annual Star Island Shark Tournament Location: Star Island Yacht Club & Marina, Montauk, New York, USA Date: 16.-18. June 2016 Catch Results: Mako Division: 1st Place: Species: Shortfin mako shark (Isurus oxyrinchus) Weight: 730 lbs Boat: Thor III Capt./Angler: Chris Zaia 2nd Place: Species: Shortfin mako shark (Isurus oxyrinchus) Weight: 378 lbs Boat: Locked

Results of the 2016 Brett T Bailey Mako Rodeo

Results of the 2016 Brett T Bailey Mako Rodeo

15th Annual Brett T Bailey Mako Rodeo Location: Hoffman’s Marina West, Brielle, New Jersey, USA. Date: 03. – 04. June 2016 Number of participants: 36 boats. Prize money: over $30,000 Winning Mako: Species: Shortfin mako shark (Isurus oxyrinchus) Weight: 430 lbs Boat: TraSea Ann Angler: Chris Minetta Payout: $19,400 Winner – Thresher Calcutta Species: Common

Results of the 2016 Warriors for Warriors Charity Shark Tournament

Results of the 2016 Warriors for Warriors Charity Shark Tournament

3rd Annual Warriors for Warriors Charity Shark Tournament Location: Crystal Point Marina (Manasquan Inlet) and Holiday Harbor Marina (Barnegat Inlet), New Jersey, USA. Date: 02. – 04. June 2016 WINNERS: 1st Place: Species: Shortfin mako shark (Isurus oxyrinchus) Weight: 428 lbs Date: 04. June 2016 Boat: Tracy Sea Ann 2nd Place: Species: Shortfin mako shark

Results of the 2016 Bahia Marina Mako Mania Tournament

Results of the 2016 Bahia Marina Mako Mania Tournament

Helmut Nickel (mail), Shark Year Magazine, 19. June 2016 20th annual Mako Mania Shark Tournament Location: Bahia Marina, Ocean City, Maryland, USA. Date: 03. to 05. June 2016 A total of 270 anglers and 58 boats participated in the event this year. During the fishing competition which lasted for three days, 21 mako sharks and

Results of the 2016 JMP Dogfish Tournament

Results of the 2016 JMP Dogfish Tournament

11th Annual Johnnie Mercer’s Pier Dogfish Tournament Location: Johnnie Mercer’s Pier, Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, USA Date: 30. January 2016 127 anglers participated in this year’s tournament. A grand total of 54 spiny dogfish were weighed in at 343 lbs 2 oz (compared to 65 fish with a total weight of 497 lbs last year,

New ILSFA All-Tackle World Record For Tiger Shark

New ILSFA All-Tackle World Record For Tiger Shark

News Release International Land-Based Shark Fishing Association (ILSFA) 19. August 2015 —————– New ILSFA All-Tackle World Record Officially Certified by Association Founders and fellow Committee Members. Angler, Joseph Polk of Team True Blue, has secured another certified World Record for a tiger shark he successfully captured and released in Florida’s Panhandle region. The official estimated

Results of the 2015 Block Island and Newport Monster Shark Tournaments

Results of the 2015 Block Island and Newport Monster Shark Tournaments

2nd Annual Block Island Giant Shark Tournament Location: Block Island, Rhode Island, USA. Date: 16. – 18. July 2015 WINNERS : 1st Place Species: Thresher shark ( Alopias vulpinus ) Weight: 269.3 lbs Angler: Joe Molé Boat: Fish On 2nd Place Species: Blue shark ( Prionace glauca ) Weight: 263.7 lbs Angler: David DelBuono Boat:

Results of the 2015 North Atlantic Shark Tournament

Results of the 2015 North Atlantic Shark Tournament

2nd Annual North Atlantic Shark Tournament Location: Fisherman’s Wharf, State Pier 3, New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA. Date: 17. – 18. July 2015 Number of entrants: 21 boats WINNERS: 1st Place: Species: Porbeagle shark ( Lamna nasus ) Weight: 329 lbs Boat: ‘Soul Mate’ 2nd Place: Species: Thresher shark ( Alopias vulpinus ) Weight: 317 lbs

Results of the 2015 Snug Harbor Shark Tournament

Results of the 2015 Snug Harbor Shark Tournament

34th Annual Snug Harbor Shark Tournament Location: Snug Harbor Marina, Wakefield, Rhode Island, USA. Date: 11. – 12. July 2015 Number of entrants: 51 teams with over 200 anglers. WINNERS : 1st Place Mako Species: Shortfin mako shark ( Isurus oxyrinchus ) Weight: 261 lbs Angler: Chris Guyette Boat: ‘Release Me’ 2nd Place Mako Species:

Results of the 2015 Montauk Marine Basin Shark Tournament

Results of the 2015 Montauk Marine Basin Shark Tournament

45th Annual Montauk Marine Basin Shark Tournament Location: Montauk Marine Basin, Long Island, New York, USA Date: 25. to 27. June 2015 Number of entrants: about 45 boats Entry fee: $950.00 Total payout: $50,000.00 WINNERS 1st Place Mako ( and Largest Overall ): Species: Shortfin mako shark ( Isurus oxyrinchus ) Weight: 380 lbs Angler: