May News Letter

Posted: May 07, 2018 3:27 PM

NEFMA News Letter – May 2018

The 46th Annual BlueWater Tournament sponsored by Yellowfin was held April 27- 29 . 29 Captains and their crew competed for over $75,000 in cash and prizes. 17 of the boats were club members. Boats from 24 to 50 feet made their way to the gulf stream in search of Blue Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, Dolphin and Tuna.. The Captains were allowed to fish 2 of 3 days beginning Friday April 27. Northwest winds made the fishing difficult. The usual rips and weed lines were blown into scatter weed and blanketed temperatures. However on their first day of fishing the crew on The Wound Up managed to catch and release a Sailfish. A second sail was caught on day two by Paul Dozier and crew on the Inside Chance. That was it for the Billfish bite! By winning the Billfish category Wound Up has qualified to fish in the Offshore World Championship in Costa Rica this year. The Gamefish category was ... - Read More

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  • December 18, 2017 6:14 PM
    A skinny crew

    ReelXcape did an overnighter again this weekend . We had a small crew consisting of Donny Embry , Roy Mildner( who drove up from Stuart Saturday morning) and m...
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    Posted By: Paul Kassab

  • December 04, 2017 10:30 PM
    A trip to remember!

    We set out to chase the sailfish on Saturday hoping to find the batch that Game Changer and the boat from Savanah got into on Friday. We fished north and south ...
    Comments: 1
    Posted By: Paul Kassab

  • December 03, 2017 3:02 PM
    A trip to remember!

    We set out to sailfish Saturday with reports from the game changer of 4 releases and 8 releases from a boat out of Savanah! We had high hopes to say the least. ...
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    Posted By: Paul Kassab

  • December 01, 2017 5:56 PM
    Declare fishing 2 days 12/2and 12/3

    See above
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    Posted By: Harry Graves

  • June 05, 2017 7:56 AM
    One of those trips...

    We started our trip Saturday morning with high hopes for a marlin and swordfish. C-Fan and Miss J we going to join us for a night of drifting for swordfish. We ...
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    Posted By: Paul Kassab

  • May 29, 2017 4:28 PM
    Swordfish trip

    The ReelXcape left port Saturday morning with high hopes of a shot at a marlin. After trolling all day out to 115 miles we were quite disappointed with only a f...
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    Posted By: Paul Kassab

  • May 27, 2017 11:57 PM

    Bydesign fishing Sunday in the Shootout
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    Posted By: John Powers

  • May 10, 2017 7:13 PM
    Blue in the Bahams

    Caught a Blue on Tuesday. Weather is great bite kinda slow from last week. Plenty of tuna and dolphin.
    Comments: 1
    Posted By: scott stanley

  • May 10, 2017 10:35 AM
    May 9 on Legacy

    After several trips of dragging lures in search of Blue Marlin without much to show for it, the Legacy team decided that it was time to put some meat in the box...
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    Posted By: Daniel Brown

  • May 07, 2017 9:02 PM
    Bahamas white marlin

    Fished out of Elbow Cay today. Nice weather , caught White Marlin and some Mahia. Been a good bite this week. Big tournament out out of Boat Harbor. 50 boats , ...
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    Posted By: scott stanley

  • May 01, 2017 7:40 AM
    2017 Bluewater

    Congratulations to all the winners and participants in this year's tournament for participating and braving the oceans. We had a couple of rough days out there ...
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    Posted By: Paul Kassab

  • April 24, 2017 3:01 PM
    Another great day on the water for the ReelXcape

    We fished the Conch House Tournament on Saturday and had a blast. We ended the day with seven tuna and nine dolphin. We also released a sailfish, missed a blue ...
    Comments: 1
    Posted By: Paul Kassab

  • April 13, 2017 10:05 PM
    Great day on the water

    We fished today and had a blast! Seas were a little sporty on the way out but fishable once we got to the ledge. The day started out slow with a nice dolphin sp...
    Comments: 1
    Posted By: Paul Kassab

  • March 25, 2017 12:15 AM
    New Boat- Miss J II

    In early February we said good bye to the Miss J our Mako 284. We caught many great fish and made so many wonderful memories on that boat the 8 years we had her...
    Comments: 2
    Posted By: Jeff Fernandes

  • December 08, 2016 9:57 PM
    Great day in the chop

    3/4 on sails, caught a double header and one jumped into salon window (no damage), 8 tunas and 2 wahoos under 30#
    Comments: 1
    Posted By: Drew Castle