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Historic 30th MidAtlantic Wraps Up in Record Fashion! Potential State Record Blue Marlin Highlights Day Five! 1024 683 the MidAtlantic

Historic 30th MidAtlantic Wraps Up in Record Fashion! Potential State Record Blue Marlin Highlights Day Five!

It was indeed a tournament for the ages! The 30th MidAtlantic wrapped up last night and saying it was one for the record books would be an understatement! Records were…

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50-Pound Wahoo is Only Change as MidAtlantic Tournament Fleet Takes a Breather on Day Four 150 150 the MidAtlantic

50-Pound Wahoo is Only Change as MidAtlantic Tournament Fleet Takes a Breather on Day Four

With all but 20 boats tied to the dock on Day Four of the 30th Annual MidAtlantic tournament there was little change in the leaderboard today. Lay Days give crews…

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958-Pound Tournament Record Blue Marlin and a Brace of Big Eye Tuna Headline Day Three of 30th MidAtlantic 720 720 the MidAtlantic

958-Pound Tournament Record Blue Marlin and a Brace of Big Eye Tuna Headline Day Three of 30th MidAtlantic

While the billfish bite slowed a bit on Day Three of the 30th Annual MidAtlantic for the majority of the 157 boats fishing today compared to yesterday which saw 132…

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New White Marlin Leader After Day Two of 30th MidAtlantic! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

New White Marlin Leader After Day Two of 30th MidAtlantic!

As noted yesterday, the 2021 MidAtlantic is indeed off to a record-setting start. In addition to a record field of 203 boats the tournament’s total cash purse is now officially…

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Record Setting 30th MidAtlantic Off to a Fast Start 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Record Setting 30th MidAtlantic Off to a Fast Start

The first ballyhoo hadn’t hit the water on Day One of the 30th MidAtlantic and already two records were set at sportfishing’s “Main Event.” The tournament field is set at…

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30th MidAtlantic Kicks Off Today! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

30th MidAtlantic Kicks Off Today!

Let the party begin! The 2021 MidAtlantic gets underway today with final registration and captain’s meeting at Canyon Club Resort Marina in Cape May, New Jersey and Sunset Marina in…

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Entries Pour In and Offshore Action is Red Hot as 30th MidAtlantic Approaches! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Entries Pour In and Offshore Action is Red Hot as 30th MidAtlantic Approaches!

We’re less than a week away from the start of the 30th Annual MidAtlantic tournament and entries are flowing in at a steady pace! The tournament field is already way…

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Offshore Action Red Hot as 30th MidAtlantic Draws Near! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Offshore Action Red Hot as 30th MidAtlantic Draws Near!

Wow! The 2021 offshore fishing season at the canyons along the mid-Atlantic coast is off to an incredible start! The tuna bite has been off the charts with big numbers…

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30 and Counting! 851 315 the MidAtlantic

30 and Counting!

It’s hard to believe nearly 30 years have passed since the first MidAtlantic tournament. Back in 1992 the inaugural tournament, then known as the Mid-Atlantic $500,000, was founded as the…

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Huge Blue Marlin, Big Tuna Dominate Day Five Weigh-In as a Record Setting MidAtlantic Comes to a Close 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Huge Blue Marlin, Big Tuna Dominate Day Five Weigh-In as a Record Setting MidAtlantic Comes to a Close

The final day of the 2020 MidAtlantic dawned sunny though a light breeze kept temperatures cool as the 163 boats headed out on Day Five into calm seas offshore. With…

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