2018 Old Bahama Bay Wahoo Charity Cup

Posted by Lacey Hagler on Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 at 3:55pm.

The Old Bahama Bay Wahoo Charity Cup 2018 will take place on November 15-17th at OBB Resort & Marina in West End Grand Bahama to benefit Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI.

Last year, a total of 23 boats registered, with 18 boats competing in the two-day wahoo tournament. Congratulations to 48’ Viking DAY SEA for taking the first place $21,000 pot home in 2017 with an aggregate weight of 109.6 lbs! DAY SEA’s Andi De Young caught the largest wahoo of the tournament on day 1 with a 48-pounder, and 2nd place went to 40’ Seahunter CORKS CREW with over $8,900 of winnings. 48’ Riviera LLANGUS swept up third place, taking home over $4,200.

The first year of the tournament paid out over $40,000 in prize money and raised over $105,000 for Leukemia and Lymphoma NI.

The $1500 registration fee can be paid by going HERE.

 

Schedule of Events

Thursday Nov 15th

4:00 pm- 6:00 pm: Boat check in and registration

6:00 pm: Captains meeting cocktails & appetizers

 

Friday Nov 16th

6:30 am: Boats can depart marina and start fishing, must be back to scales by 4:00 pm

 

Sat Nov 17th

6:30 am: Boats can depart marina and start fishing, must be back to scales by 4:00 pm

Scales will be open from 2:00pm to 4:00 pm each day, must be to scale by 4:00 pm

 

Sat Nov 17th

7:00 pm: Dinner and silent auction awards and tournament party to follow with country music singer Channing Wilson and local Junkanoo

 

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