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Ya Gotta Be In It to Win It!

They’re huge, both literally and figuratively. Cardboard replica checks presented to the winners at the MidAtlantic are treasured by recipients not only for the cash payouts and braggin’ rights they represent but also because they often find a special place temporarily aboard the boat and later in an office, business or special place in the […]

Make Your Plans Now for 31st MidAtlantic!

With Memorial Day Weekend and unofficial start of summer now in the rear view mirror, the offshore big game fishing season is off to a fast start along the mid-Atlantic coast. From the Hudson Canyon on south to the Baltimore Canyon those venturing off to “The Edge” have already decked plenty of yellowfin tuna and […]

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 set at $5,939,050! Worthy of note is a significant portion of that cash pot this year comes from a special calcutta that was added to […]

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 203 boats, smashing the previous record of 183 set last year. Both tournament venues were busy prior to the Captain’s Meeting yesterday handling calcutta entries […]

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 Ocean City, Maryland and all indications are it’s going to be another one for the record books! Pre-registration has been very strong with 170 boats […]

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 of yellowfin tuna hitting the docks between Cape May, New Jersey and Ocean City, Maryland. Blasts of big eye tuna have often caught crews by […]