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Photos: Fishermen Catch Large Blue Marlin

Photos: Fishermen Catch Large Blue Marlin

[Written by Don Burgess] “It’s a total shock!” - That was the reaction from brothers Allan and Delvin Bean when they caught a huge blue marlin earlier this week. The Beans were in the boat Nothing’s Easy in between Argus and Challenger Banks when they received a tug on their line. Delvin told Bernews, “We knew we had something special form... Read more of this article

Photos: 2016 Fry-Angle Society Fish Show

Photos: 2016 Fry-Angle Society Fish Show

The Bermuda Fry-Angle Aquarium Society held its Annual Trophy Fish Show today [Nov 5] at the Peace Lutheran Church Hall located on South Road in Paget. The Society is an organisation of individuals whose common interest is the keeping of tropical fish, and the show featured a wide variety of species. Awards are presented to adults and juniors for different... Read more of this article

Photos: 2015 Aquarium Society Fish Show

Photos: 2015 Aquarium Society Fish Show

[Updated with results] The Bermuda Fry-Angle Aquarium Society held its Annual Fish Show on Saturday [Oct 10] at the SPCA offices in Paget. The Society is an organisation of individuals whose common interest is the keeping of tropical fish, and the show featured a wide variety of species. Trophies were awarded for the Best Cichlid in Show, Best Old... Read more of this article

Photos: Junior Anglers Prize Presentation

Photos: Junior Anglers Prize Presentation

The Bermuda Anglers Club hosted their Annual Junior Fishing Tournament recently. Tournament organisers were kept busy weighing fish of all shapes and sizes, ranging from a 1 1/8th oz grunt to a 42.5lb wahoo.The tournament prize giving ceremony was held on Saturday [Aug 29] at the Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club in Paget. Prize winners included... Read more of this article

Photos: 100 Children Enter Fishing Tournament

Photos: 100 Children Enter Fishing Tournament

Approximately one hundred children from ages 2 to 16 came to the weigh in for the fourth annual Bermuda Anglers Club Junior Fishing Tournament on Sunday afternoon [Aug 23]. Tournament organisers were kept busy weighing fish of all shapes and sizes, ranging from a 1 1/8th oz grunt to a 42.5lb wahoo caught by Ethan Soares.A full list of prizes winners... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Lobster Tournament

Photos, Video & Results: Lobster Tournament

Lobster season kicked off in a big way, with over 100 people entering today’s [Sept 1] Lobster Tournament, which saw the participants catch some 450lbs pounds of lobster in total, with an average weight of 4lbs 6oz. Tom Steinhoff had the heaviest lobster at 8lbs 12oz, David MacPhee and Paul Lindo tied for second with both hauling in catches tipping... Read more of this article

Photos: Groundswell Lionfish Tournament

Photos: Groundswell Lionfish Tournament

[Updated] The 2014 Groundswell Lionfish Tournament was held today [July 19] with the weigh-in taking place at the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences [BIOS] at 3pm, after members of the public were invited to help eradicate the invasive pest by joining in by “Eating ‘Em to Beat ‘Em.”Approximately ninety four people took part in catching seventy... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Blue Marlin Donated For Study

Photos & Video: Blue Marlin Donated For Study

A Blue Marlin donated by the Billfish Tournament to the Ocean Vet team for research was hoisted for delivery to the Spanish Point Boat Club on July 11, with the 573 pound fish requiring a team of workers and several pieces of equipment to get it loaded and moved. Once the fish arrived at its destination, the Ocean Vet team dissected the fish, with footage... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Giant Sunfish Washes Up

Photos & Video: Giant Sunfish Washes Up

[Updated with video] What appears to be a sunfish has washed up at John Smiths Bay, with the giant sea creature found laying on the beach earlier today [Mar 29]. While we have not confirmed exactly what it is with officials yet, unofficial reports suggest it is probably a sunfish.According to National Geographic, sunfish [also called mola] are the... Read more of this article

Photos: 547lb, 641lb, 668lb Marlin Weighed In

Photos: 547lb, 641lb, 668lb Marlin Weighed In

[Updated with photos/info/video] With more than $300,000 prize money on the line, three marlins weighing over 500lbs were landed today [July 4], as the World Cup Blue Marlin Championship is underway with 46 teams in Bermuda competing with anglers around the world. The “Sea Toy” pulled into Albouy’s Point at around 10.30am with a 547lb... Read more of this article

Photos: Junior Anglers Fishing Tournament

Photos: Junior Anglers Fishing Tournament

The Annual Junior Fishing Tournament put on by the Bermuda Anglers Club this afternoon [Aug 19] saw dozens of boys and girls ranging in age from 3 to 15 weigh-in their fish at the end of a good day’s fishing. Organizers said that about 150 youngsters had registered, and at the end of the weigh-in they thought that about 100 had shown up to collect... Read more of this article

Photos/Videos: Lionfish Tournament A Success

Photos/Videos: Lionfish Tournament A Success

The Annual Groundswell Lionfish Tournament was held today [July 21] at BIOS with members of the public being invited to help eradicate this invasive pest by joining in by Eating ‘Em to Beat ‘Em. The tournament started at sunrise and the weigh in and prize giving kicked off at 3.00pm at BIOS in Ferry Reach. When Bernews visited, a total of 31 lionfish... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: ILTT Fishing Tournament

Photos/Results: ILTT Fishing Tournament

The 48th International Light Tackle Tournament [ILTT] was held over the course of last week. The tournament is one of Bermuda’s oldest and most well established fishing tournaments, with anglers representing Bermuda, Trinidad, the United States and the Bahamas. Championship team winners Double Down Byes:Overall high point boat was Playmate with... Read more of this article