Potential $30,000 Payout at Captain's Cup Tournament
The team that posts the highest aggregate weight of three dolphin fish is to capture a winner-take-all grand prize of up to $30,000 at the annual Islamorada Fishing Club?s Captain?s Cup Dolphin Tournament set for Wednesday and Thursday, June 1-2.
According to tournament directors, the $30,000 payout is guaranteed if the tournament?s full field of 30 registered boats is reached.
The fun begins with a kick-off party Wednesday, June 1, at the club, mile marker 82 bayside in Islamorada. The one-day boat-format tournament gets under way with lines in the water at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, June 2. The awards banquet is set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the club.
All fish to be weighed can be brought to the Islamorada Fishing Club by boat or car. Each fish must be at the club?s certified weigh station by 5 p.m. sharp with the angler who caught it. Only three fish per team will be weighed.
Entry fee is $2,500 per boat and up to three anglers per boat can fish. Entry includes four tickets to all social events. Interested anglers can still join this IGFA Offshore Championship qualifying event.
Tournament information: www.theislamoradafishingclub.com> or 305-852-2102
Islamorada visitor information: www.fla-keys.com/islamorada or 1-800-FAB-KEYS
Florida Keys fishing information: www.fla-keys.com/fishing