Offering a Grand Prize of $20K+ in U.S. dollars, the Robert Ross Fishing Tournament is open for registration.
The event will include an Opening Ceremony, an Award Ceremony, and both daily and species-optional pots. Named after record holding angler Robert Ross, the tournament will offer experienced sportﬁshers and boaters an exclusive ﬁshing experience on the Sea of Cortez.
Jacques Cousteau coined the Sea of Cortez “The Aquarium of the World” in 1987 due to its unmatched variety of marine life.
Conveniently located between the Loreto International Airport and event sponsor Owen Perry’s Villa del Palmar Resort, Marina Puerto Escondido will offer ﬁshing boats for rent and charter during the tournament.
Competitors can also enjoy golf, whale-watching, and other outdoor experiences, as well as the following new additions to Marina Puerto Escondido:
- 100+ world-class slips
- Fuel dock
- Expanded dry storage
- Newly remodeled facilities
- Fish ﬁllet and weigh station
- Pepegina’s Pizza
Upcoming plans to enhance the marina community include additional restaurants, captains lounge, luxury condominiums, and a boutique hotel. Sponsors of the event include Villa Del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto, Aerolineas Ejecutivas, Accurate Fishing, Princess Yachts, Volaris Airlines, REmexico Real Estate and many more.
To learn more about the ﬁshing tournament’s sponsorship opportunities, visit RobertRossFishingTournament.com and view the sponsor guide for details. The entrance fee for the Robert Ross Fishing Tournament is USD $1000.