Trinidad And Tobago Game Fishing Association

TTGFA 21st Annual Junior Angler Fishing Tournament

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO GAME FISHING ASSOCIATION

#59 Pinewood Drive, Goodwood Gardens, Diego Martin, Trinidad, W. I.

Tel/Fax: (868) 632-6608  E-Mail: info@ttgfa.com  Website: www.ttgfa.com

 

PRESS RELEASE

Monday 8th July, 2019

 

 

The Trinidad and Tobago Game Fishing Association/TTGFA, held its 21th Annual Junior Angler fishing tournament on Saturday 6th July, 2019 at the Trinidad and Tobago Yacht Club in Bayshore.

 

There were 17 boats entered in the tournament with a total of 50 Anglers (41 male & 9 Female) ranging from 5 to 16 years old.

 

A total of 273 lbs of fish made it to the scale of which 73 lbs. were Kingfish,18 lbs Carite, 45 lbs Cavali, 42 lbs of Bacchine ,20 lbs of Bonito, 17 lbs of Barracuda, 24 lbs of Dolphin and  34 lbs of Wahoo. Over 100 lbs of the day’s catch were donated to various charities.

 

Team ‘Sans Souci Buccaneer’, with anglers Luke, Scott and Josh Frankland took home the Best Boat Prize for the tournament.  Second Place went to team ‘wicked’ with anglers Lizzy Wortman, Makaira Wallace and Sophie De Gannes, and third place went to Team ‘Intrepid’ with anglers Jade and Tristan Llanos.

 

Kyle Ferreira on the boat ‘Roller Troller’ came first in the 5- 7 male group.

Khyra Young on the boat ‘Emmanuel’ came in first in the 8- 10 female, and in the male category, Tristan Llanos on ‘Intrepid’ placed first.     

 

Maikaira Wallace on the boat ‘Wicked’ placed first in the 11-13 female category while her team mate Sophie De Gannes place first in the 14-16 female category.

 

Luke Frankland on the boat ‘Sans Souci Buccaneer’ also took home the first place prize for the Male 14-16 category.

 

Other Prizes included heaviest fish in each category:

Heaviest Bachine – Kyle Ferreira

Heaviest Barracuda – Sophie Degannes

Heaviest Bonito – Luke Frankland

Heaviest Carite – Kai Lewis

Heaviest Cavali –Khyra Young

Heaviest King Fish – Jacob Agistini

Heaviest Dolphin – Tristan Llanos

Heaviest Wahoo – Jade Llanos

 

Special prizes included:

 

Heaviest Ancho                     Oliver Patience

Heaviest Moonshine Mia Farfan

Heaviest Gar Fish                 Josh Frankland         

 

 

Special Thank you to all our Sponsors:                                 

Standard Motor Supplies Ltd, Casfab Ltd, Lezama Electrical Services Ltd, D. Mankee & Company Ltd. Sans Souci Trading, Associated Brands Industries Ltd, Micon Marketing ,Tobago Bottlers, AS Bryden's, Massy Distribution, , Grace Kennedy,Creamery Novelties Ltd & Happy Times Cones, Suzuki Marine Trinidad and Tobago, High Performance Coatings Limited, Salty Dog Restaurant, Trinidad and Tobago Yacht Club

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