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Jeff Merrill

Shark Bite Leaves the Crew of the Shark Byte with Disappointment and a Great Tale 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Shark Bite Leaves the Crew of the Shark Byte with Disappointment and a Great Tale

The highs and lows of big game tournament fishing are very common. Lost fish from broken lines, pulled hooks or angler and crew mistakes can keep you awake at night…

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Billfish Once Again Highlight Day Four at 2020 MidAtlantic! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Billfish Once Again Highlight Day Four at 2020 MidAtlantic!

Day Four dawned sunny and clear with a light breeze for the 124 boats that gave it a go in the 2020 MidAtlantic. Though the white marlin were scattered, several…

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Billfish Bite Bounces Back on Day Three of the 2020 MidAtlantic 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Billfish Bite Bounces Back on Day Three of the 2020 MidAtlantic

Though morning rain covered both tournament venues, by early afternoon a light breeze and mostly sunny skies were found along the coast. On the day, 114 boats gave it a…

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77-Pound White Marlin Takes Early Lead on Day Two of the 2020 MidAtlantic 150 150 the MidAtlantic

77-Pound White Marlin Takes Early Lead on Day Two of the 2020 MidAtlantic

A sunny sky and a light breeze were a welcome change for tournament participants on Day Two in the 2020 MidAtlantic and 143 boats headed out early this morning. Sea…

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Records Smashed! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Records Smashed!

Records Smashed For Participants and Cash Purse as Fishing Gets Underway at The MidAtlantic! Two tournament records were set before the first line was put in the water today as…

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August 16, 2020 | For Immediate Release 150 150 the MidAtlantic

August 16, 2020 | For Immediate Release

Billfish Bite Builds as 2020 MidAtlantic Gets Underway! Tournament week has arrived and it couldn’t happen at a better time! The 2020 MidAtlantic kicks off today at Canyon Club Resort…

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It’s Down to the Wire as 2020 MidAtlantic Nears! Final Preparations Underway! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

It’s Down to the Wire as 2020 MidAtlantic Nears! Final Preparations Underway!

With less than a week to go before the 2020 MidAtlantic tournament kicks off, crews at both host venues are putting the final touches on their marinas in preparation for…

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Early Action Encouraging for 2020 MidAtlantic! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Early Action Encouraging for 2020 MidAtlantic!

The big game fishing season is off to an exciting start in the mid-Atlantic region as eddies of beautiful Gulf Stream blue water carrying schools of forage species have blended…

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2019 MidAtlantic Gets Underway! Fishing Starts Tomorrow! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

2019 MidAtlantic Gets Underway! Fishing Starts Tomorrow!

Tournament Week for one of the most anticipated events on the summer schedule has arrived as the 2019 MidAtlantic got underway today. Though fishing doesn’t start until tomorrow, crews were…

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Sizzling Billfish Bite Sets the Stage for Another Exciting MidAtlantic! 150 150 the MidAtlantic

Sizzling Billfish Bite Sets the Stage for Another Exciting MidAtlantic!

Middle Canyons Hot and Cape May is Ideal Location! You could run out of adjectives describing the current billfish bite along the canyons off the mid-Atlantic coast but safe to…

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