In 2009, John Richardson caught an International Division Club Record Black Marlin weighing in at 376 pounds!
Participate in the Club's 2011 Year Long Awards Program!
Current Club Award results can be found at Awards Program.
Carry your verification forms and use one of the Club's official weigh sites and certified scales to get on the board. Click here to download verification forms, review the Awards Program rules and regulations, as well as note the location of our four weigh stations.
Rules Reminder: Anglers, when you are about to release your winning billfish and are videotaping, remember to leave all billfish in the water. Raising or boating a billfish for a video or picture will disqualify you.
International Division - As of 8/1/11 Buddy Schultz' boat "Gotcha" is still leading the Top Private Boat category with an incredible 38,100 points, John Richardson is still leading the Top Male Angler category with 12,300 points and Alicia Deerman is still leading the Top Female Angler category with 1,400 points.
Texas Division - As of 8/1/11, Brett Holden's Booby Trap is leading the Top Private Boat category with 13,550 points, Brett is also leading the Top Male Angler category with 3,850 points. Sherry Potter is leading the Top Female Angler category with 1,400 points, Shayne Ellis is now leading the Yellowfin Tuna category with a 164 pound catch with Michael Fitzpatrick in a close second with a 141 pound catch. John "Buddy" Kantowski is still leading the Wahoo category with a 73.1 pound catch and Brett Holden is leading the Top Dolphin category with a 40.13 pound catch.
Membership renewals are due! Renew your membership today! Don't forget to include your crew and all anglers to insure everyone can participate in the Club Awards Program.
Family Memberships are now available! Sign yourself, your spouse and your dependent children up. Membership forms can be found at Club Membership.
Sponsors of the Month...
Yacht Equipment Services
Since the inception of the Club, Founding Member Mark Grinstead, owner of South Texas Yacht Service and Y.E.S, has been a loyal member of the Club. Mark actively supports the Club by generously donating to the Annual Awards Banquet.
Titan Tackle, a new Club Corporate Sponsor, supported the Club this year by donating a custom rod and reel to the annual Awards Banquet.
Release Marine, also a new Corporate Sponsor, donated a beautiful custom rocket launcher to the annual Awards Banquet. They also donated a custom step box to the Lone Star Shootout.
Thank you for your continued support!
Send us your fishing pictures!
We love to include them on our website and in our brochures!
2011 Board of Directors
Marc Gentry, President
Michael Thorn-Leeson, 1st Vice President
Deano Merrigan, 2nd Vice President
Randy Bright, Treasurer
Jim Peachey, Secretary
Richard B. Richardson