For Immediate Release: January 22, 2022 Los Suenos, Costa Rica – The very first fish released in the Masters Tournament may have been a premonition of things to come. Angler Dennis Coleman released the first pacific sailfish of the event with a fight time of 2 minutes and 30 seconds just after lines in on [...]
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 – Day One Our freshmen made great strides in showing up the “old guys” on Day One this year. Costa Rica blessed our anglers with some good fishing and the Spanish Fly took the lead early and kept it with 14 releases by our Top Angler, Freshman Shon Craig with 480 [...]
2019 Master's Angler Tournament Scoreboard
The 44th International Masters Angling Tournament was completed March 30th in Los Suenos Costa Rica and Carmine Galati fishing in his second Masters staged a tremendous come from behind victory on the last day. In a tournament that featured surprisingly slow fishing for Costa Rica, Carmine released 5 sailfish on the last day for 350 [...]
The first day of the 2017 Masters Angling Tournament is complete and Eric McDowell posted 240 points to lead Sam Peters at 225 points and Scott Rickert at 145 points. Eric fished aboard the first place boat for the day, Dealers Choice with Capt. Mark McDevitt. Sam was aboard the 3rd place boat,Uno Mas, with [...]
Byron Russell, fishing as a freshman angler, took 2nd place in the 2016 tournament in Isla Mujeres, Mexico with a slim 27.5 point margin over third place.
In 2014 The Masters will return to our tournaments roots. Founded in 1962 by John Rybovich and friends, The Masters was fished in Palm Beach for 26 consecutive years, before moving to Cancun Mexico due to the poor fishing conditions off Palm Beach in the late 1980's. Next January the tournament will again be held [...]
Mark your calendars and get ready to fish. The tournament dates for 2013 are April 21 -25, 2013 and it will be held in beautiful Isla Mujeres, Mexico. We have already heard from many veteran Master's anglers and past tournament winners who are planning to fish so bring your skill and luck, both will be [...]