They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew

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  1. Tailchaser1
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    2 NEW WORLD RECORDS CABO DEC 8 and 9

    190 Striped marlin I One Day
    Most Marlin Ever caught in a single day

    330 Marlin In 2 Days
    Most Marlin caught by a single boat in a tournament!
  2. Marcelo5150
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    The R.P. had a 10 day in October where they caught something like 230 marlin in 1 day.
  3. The Notorious S.U.A
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    dosent count, they dont belong to a yacht club.
  4. spike
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    Marlin make great chunks LOL,
  5. finnseeker
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    Cabo San Lucas Mexico, 9th Dec 2007 - Mini WCBRT Results and New World Records Set

    Cabo considered the Striped Marlin Capital of the World by knowledgable blue water anglers, was certainly not disapointing as world records were shattered in numerous catagories! This tournament was designed by fisherman to be a tournament "For fishermen by fishermen". The Mini WCBRT Dec 7th & 8th was introduced after the prestigious WCBRT three day all circle hook May event, being a 100% catch-and-release tournament.

    The Mini WCBRT was designed to take advantage of Cabo's most productive time for stripped marlin. And it was a huge success! The team average for the two day tournament was a mind blowing 231.4 fish per boat. With the high individual angler catching 59 marlin
    in one day. More than most serious marlin fisherman will catch in a life time. All the marlin were released!

    The WCBRT tournament produced more released striped marlin ever in the history of a money tournament worldwide all on circle hooks.

    The World Championship Billfish Tournament www.wcbrt.com is an IGFA qualifying event. The WCBRT has again proven and leads the way for other billfish tournaments by putting on a circle hook only, 100%, "No Muerto" ( No Kill) release money tournament in Mexico.
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    The 2007 December 7th & 8th Mini WCBRT produced an amazing record setting 1157 billfish released for 2 days for an average of 115.7 marlin released per boat per day ! Team Reelaxe recently set a World record of 179 marlin released in a single day November 3rd, 2007 shattering this record in the tournament by releasing 190 striped marlin on day two of the tournament setting a NEW WORLD RECORD. Another tournament world record was set for the most released marlin in a single day in any tournament by a single team and the most released striped marlin combined for the tournament 1157 for 5 teams.

    The New World record 190 striped marlin was captured on the Reelaxe's 8 boat camera's,underwater camera's and by video of the tournament camera crew filming onboard Reelaxe on day two. Team Reelaxe was - Chris Badsey, Dave Brackmann, Steve Brackmann, Alex Rogers, Jose Espanoza , Mark Clayton, Saul Contrearus, Dennis Poulton. Top angler was Reelaxe angler Jose Esponoza with a personal best and tournament record of 59 released stripped
    marlin in a single day.

    Team Reelaxe released a total of 330 striped marlin in the two day tournament setting another tournament record for a single team in two days.

    With IGFA qualified observers and WCBRT observers aboard tournament boats, the catches were photographed and documented and filmed with video camera's including the tournament hired independent video camera crew documenting all released fish at the boat in accordance with the IGFA and WCBRT rules. Observers were randomly assigned to boats on day one and then the top 3 teams on day 2 carried an observer on board their boats.

    Day one official results :

    Reelaxe 140 releases
    Get Over it 139 releases
    Tenacious 91 releases
    Bull Rider 79 releases
    Cabo Villa 49 releases

    Day Two official results:
    Reelaxe 190 releases
    Get Over It 189 releases
    Tenacious 103 releases
    Cabo Villa 89 releases
    Bull Rider 88 releases

    Final Results:
    1st Place Team Reelaxe 330 releases
    2nd Place Team Get Over It 328 releases
    3rd Place Team Tenacious 194 releases


    The 2008 May 17th - 21st WCBRT will once again follow on the heels of the IGFA tournament. Stay up to date on the 2008 WCBRT through www.wcbrt.com

    Pictures S C M O - Viewing Topic #36208 - Reelaxe Wins and breaks new World Record=
  6. capt josh
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    Congrats Chris i saw the photos of the tore up thumbs...INSANE dude!!! that will be hard to top!!!
  7. Wound Up
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    ..….Imagine catching 328 striped marlin in 2 days of fishing, having to settle for second..…and NOT even wining a daily...(the boats name says it all.. 'Get Over It')

    Amazing fishing! Congrats to All involved!
  8. lokegirl48
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    Wow, rumor has it up here that they're practically jumping in the boat!!!
  9. finnseeker
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    Josh, its insane and every charter is booking up to go marlin fishing, Minerva and others cannot keep up.
    They telling me its the best they have ever seen in 30 years and i have never seen the volumes of bait, marlin, macs, sardina's and now squid moving in so the swordies are not to far behind.
    Its insane and its been on every single day for nearly 2 months solid now.
    You know if you ever in the neighbourhood and want to go play you welcome anytime, I know you have a ton of friends and offers in Cabo. Open invite. See you in PV again next year.
  10. finnseeker
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    Some pics and look at the marlin bill thru my tuna tubes and transom in the next set of pics
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-190 released.JPG
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-190 released 2.JPG
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Awards1.JPG
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Awards2.JPG
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-awards3.JPG
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-IMG_3942.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-IMG_3919.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Get Over It 2nd Place.JPG
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Tenacious 3rd Place.JPG
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Snap_Dec_07_12_18openthedoor-000.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Snap_Dec_07_12_18lettingthewaterout.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Snap_Dec_07_12_18cockpitfullofwater.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Snap_Dec_07_12_18-000.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Snap_Dec_07_12_182-000.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Snap_Dec_07_12_17underwater8-000.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Snap_Dec_07_12_17underwater7-000.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Snap_Dec_07_12_17underwater4-000.jpg
    • They did it again... last marlin record shattered a month later- same crew-Snap_Dec_07_12_17underwater3-000.jpg

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