In keeping with Belize’s health protocols and guidelines Grand Caribe hosted its 4th Annual Deep-Sea Classic Fishing Tournament over the weekend of July 17th, 18th & 19th. This year due to the pandemic, there was no Captain’s dinner; a WhatsApp group was created to keep all participants updated with the rules and briefing was done through a video. The Sunday, was our award ceremony and family day at the resort.
With over $25,000 in cash and prizes (including Calcutta) – the winners are as follows:
1st Place – Team Nuh Worry Bout Nothin’ – $12,500BZ | Calcutta – $9,000BZ
2nd Place – Team Real Deal – $6,000BZ | Calcutta – $4,500BZ
3rd Place – Team Stir It Up – $2,500BZ
4th Place – Team Strike Force – $750BZ
5th Place – Team Mingulay – $500BZ
Top Angler – Rosendo Urbina – Team Nuh Worry Bout Nothin’
Top Female Angler – Magdaluz Guerrero – Team Strike Force
Top Jr. Angler – Eric Henkis Jr. – Team Knotty Pirate
Heaviest Dorado – Ben Popik – Team Mad Storme
Heaviest Wahoo – Bruce Badilato – Team Quest
Heaviest Tuna – Horace Bladen Jr. – Team Shelby Dee
Grand Caribe extends a big thank you to all our competitors who took part, as well as the guests at the resort who came out to cheer for the teams. Congratulations goes out to all our winners!
Our Deep Sea Classic this year, even with all the changes, was a success and we look forward to a better tournament next year! We would like to express a big thank you to Caribena Enterprises and Carey Chen Art for their generous donation towards the Hope Haven Children’s Home, a total of $5,800 was donated to the children’s home.
If you missed the event, you can enjoy our photo highlights below…