Special Thanks to our Title Sponsor, Budget Marine
The 46th Budget Marine Spice Island Billfish Tournament will take place on the 27th to the 31st of January 2015

Prizes that were won during the 2014 Tournament'
Prizes that were won during the 2014 Tournament

Entry Fee: The entry fee for this tournament is EC$530 per angler (US$195). Junior anglers (16 years or younger) pay EC$335 (US$125) Team Composition: Teams are restricted to not less than three registered anglers.

Registration: At the Grenada Yacht Club (GYC) between 10.00am and 4.00pm on January 27th, 2015. Late registration will be subject to an additional cost of US$50 per boat. No registration after 5.00pm will be allowed.

Briefing: A briefing for all anglers will be held at GYC from 6:00pm on January 27th. Cocktails will be served after the briefing.

Marine facilities: Fuel and water are available at the GYC. Free dockage is reserved for paid up boats on a first come first served basis for the period January 26th to February 1st, 2015. The Committee attempts to make the above facilities available to all boats but they are provided at the discretion of the GYC management. Customs and Immigration facilities will be available at the GYC.

Communications: All participating boats should have a working ship-to-shore (VHF) radio on board at all times. Boats must check in and out with Billfish control each day. Tournament Control radio hours are from 6:00am to lines up on fishing days. Information on which VHF channels are to be used will be given at the briefing.

Parade and Bimini Start: There will be a parade of boats through the Carenage starting at 7.00am followed by the Bimini start at 7:30am on January 28th. Details of the parade & start will be given at the briefing. Boats must complete both the parade & bimini start in order to be awarded the 300 points. Boats must check in with Tournament Control prior to 7:00am on the 28th to verify their participation.

Prize Giving and Buffet Dinner: The prize giving and buffet dinner will be held on the 31st adjacent to the Grenada Yacht Club, starting at 6:30pm. Additional guests will be required to pay EC$80.00 BOAT & ANGLER PRIZES

1st Place Boat Trophy Shimano Tiagra 80WA & PENN INT 50/100 Stand Up Rod, Framed Carey Chen Art Print, GoPro camera with dive housing & TrollPro housing, YETI 110 qt cooler, 4 gallons Sea Hawk Antifouling.
2nd Place Boat Framed Carey Chen Art Print, Shimano 50WLRSA & PENN INT 30/80 Stand Up Rod, YETI 105 qt cooler.
3rd Place Boat Framed Carey Chen Art Print, Shimano 30WLRSA & PENN INT 30/80 Stand Up Rod, YETI 75 qt cooler.
4th - 10th Place Boats Framed Carey Chen Art Prints, Yeti Roadie Coolers.
1st Place Angler Trophy Shimano Tiagra 80WA & PENN INT 50/100 Stand Up Rod, Costa del Mar sunglasses.
2nd Place Angler Trophy
Shimano 50WLRSA & PENN INT 30/80 Stand Up Rod, Maui Jim sunglasses.
3rd Place Angler Trophy Shimano 30WLRSA & PENN INT 30/80 Stand Up Rod, Maui Jim sunglasses.
Grand Slam Trophy Awarded to the first boat to catch or release 3 billfish species in one day, 9ft dinghy with Tohatsu outboard engine courtesy of Budget Marine.
Top Lady Angler Trophy
Shimano Tiagra 30WLRSA reel and Talavera rod.
Top Junior Angler Trophy
Shimano TLD25 reel and Talavera rod.
Heaviest landed Blue Marlin (>500 lb) Trophy.



PRIZES FOR RECORD FISH

EC$30,000 and a trophy Will be awarded to the angler who breaks the existing Tournament Weight record for Blue Marlin (currently 669lbs).
EC$20,000 and a trophy Will be awarded to the angler who breaks the existing Tournament Weight record for White Marlin (currently 82lbs.)
EC$10,000 and a trophy Will be awarded to the angler who breaks the existing Tournament Weight record for Sailfish (currently 77.6lbs).
EC$5,000 and a trophy Will be awarded to the angler who breaks the existing Tournament Weight record for Yellowfin Tuna (currently 173lbs).
EC$1,500 and a trophy
Will be awarded to the angler who breaks the existing Tournament Weight record for Wahoo (currently 66lbs).
EC$1,000 and a trophy
Will be awarded to the angler who breaks the existing Tournament Weight record for Dolphin (currently 53lbs).


Bait/Ice: Fresh bait and ice will be supplied free of charge, subject to availability.

 

Heaviest Wahoo Shimano TLD25 reel and Talavera rod.
Heaviest Dorado Shimano TLD25 reel and Talavera rod.
Heaviest Yellow Fin Tuna Shimano TLD25 reel and Talavera rod.
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