Garmin Blue Marlin Classic Results

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From the Gold Coast Game Fishing Club the final results from the Garmin Blue Marlin Classic which was held over the weekend.

First Billfish Day 1 – Graham McCloy on Caboom
Last Billfish Day 2 – Graham McCloy on Caboom

Champion Angler Other Species Most Tagged went to Howie Harnett on Reelax with 1 Mahi Mahi

Champion Angler Other Species Heaviest Fish went to Matthew Malec on Zeus with a Yellow Fin Tuna 26.7kg

Champion Boat Heaviest Billfish (over 150kg) went to She’s A Grander with a Blue Marlin 187.5kg

Champion Angler Junior Male went to Lachlan Kendall on Hit n Run with 1 Blue Marlin.
Champion Angler Junior Female was not contested

Champion Angler Female went to Bec Sonson on Allure with 1 Blue Marlin.

Champion Angler Male went to Matthew Malec on Zeus with 3 Blue Marlin.

Champion Boat Under 8m went to Amigo with 1 Blue Marlin.

Champion Boat Over 8m went to Big Business.

Champion Boat Over All Tag & Release – 5th place went to Broadbill with 2 Marlin.

Champion Boat Over All Tag & Release – 4th place went to Allure with 3 Marlin.

Champion Boat Over All Tag & Release – 3rd place went to Zeus with 3 Marlin.

Champion Boat Over All Tag & Release – 2nd place went to Shakara with 3 Marlin.

Champion Boat Over All Tag & Release went to Big Business with 4 Marlin.

43 boats competed (over 8m = 28, Under 8m =15)

Total marlin numbers were 33 blue marlin, 1 black marlin, 2 striped marlin.

Full results here (download).