The Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic at Sandestin has set the new precedent for world-class sportfishing tournaments along the Gulf Coast. This tournament is ranked 5th Top Ten Big Money Tournament by Marlin Magazine and sanctioned by the World Billfish Series and part of the Offshore World Championship. The Blue Marlin Classic gives serious angling teams their shot at winning a huge payoff with cash categories for Dolphin, Tuna, and Wahoo, as well as individual angler trophies. Fishermen have a multitude of ways to stake their claim on Desin fishing tournament history! The competiting anglers are not the only fishing enthusiasts who will hook a good time during ECBC. Baytowne Marina is the place to be for two days of exciting weigh-ins as top anglers vie for nearly two million dollars in prizes. Enjoy nightly fun with entertainment and activities, plus, don't miss Friday night's fireworks show and live music! Admission is free and open to the public. Details are subject to change based on weather. For information visit Fishecbc.com.
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