Puerto Rico Has One of the Oldest Billfish Tournaments

The International Billfish Tournament of Club Nautico de San Juan is one of the oldest and most historic sport-fishing tournaments found anywhere in the world. For the 63rd anniversary tournament in 2016, Marlin Senior Editor Sam White ventured to the island nation in search of blue marlin.

The event consists of four days of fishing that are book-ended by phenomenal welcome parties, a beach bash cookout during the mid-week lay day and a dressy, semi-formal awards celebration. There’s also the El Morro Shootout, a shotgun start…

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