Banderas Bay Marlin and Tuna Fishing Tournament

Alexis Velasco
Jul. 25, 2018

The 12th edition of the Banderas Bay Marlin and Tuna Fishing Tournament will take place from July 26 – 28 at Marina Paradise Village in Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit. The event is a favorite among the enthusiasts of this sport in the region with a total purse of $250,000 MXN, in addition to a car and other prizes in kind. The organizers are expecting the participation of more than 200 fishermen aboard 40 to 50 boats.

The competition will feature the categories Marlin, Tuna, Sailfish and Mahi-Mahi, with prizes awarded to the first three places. Other prizes will be The Fishing One Prize (with a purse of $25,000 MXN for the categories Marlin, Tuna and Sailfish), the Catch and Release Prize (sponsored by Riviera Nayarit) and the Zaragoza Marine Prize (awarded to the winner of the Marlin category and consisting of two vouchers of $3,000 MXN each, exchangeable in the aforementioned establishment offering nautical products.)

For more information, visit www.fishingnayarit.com or email .

About the Banderas Bay Marlin and Tuna Fishing Tournament

The event is organized by the Bay of Banderas Sports Club A.C. and has the support of the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (OVC) and the Association of Hotels and Motels of Bahia de Banderas (AHMBB.)

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