January 7, 2016
HAPPY NEW YEAR / GEARING UP FOR EAST CAPE 2016
We wish all our TAA members a very HAPPY NEW YEAR. While some of us are heading to Ixtapa soon, it is also time to start planning your trip to East Cape, Mexico, for the Annual TAA East Cape Billfish Tournament. the entry forms will be up on this site soon! SAVE THE DATE: JUNE 12-16, 2016.
July 11, 2015
RESULTS OF TAA EASTCAPE BILLFISH TOURNAMENT
Congratulations to the winners of the Eastcape Billfish Tournament. Be sure to save the dates for next year - June 12-16, 2015
EASTCAPE BILLFISH TOURNAMENT
First Place Angler - Neil McNamara - 1475 Points
Second Place Angler - Rodger Comstock- 1000 Points
Third Place Angler - Jim Gill - 1000 Points
Fourth Place Angler - Dale Miles- 1000 Points
*The top four anglers will represent the Tournament at the 2015 Offshore World Championship in Quepos, Costa Rica.
First Place Team - Neil McNamara/Danny Brooks 1535pts
Second Place Team- Richard Kersten/Dale Miles 1460pts
Third Place Team - Jim Gill/Joan Vernon 1250pts
May 11, 2015
TAA TEAMS FISH IN RECORD BREAKING OFFSHORE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
In April teams representing the TAA Ixtapa Sailfish Tournament and the East Cape Billfish Tournament traveled to Quepos, Costa Rica, to compete in the OWC against 67 International Teams. Other TAA members Karen and Rodger Comstock competed representing the International Roosterfish Tournament. A Tag Flag was sent out to all members with a great write up by Jerry Yahiro!
January 29, 2015
DANNY BROOKS WINS IXTAPA!
Danny Brooks became the first TAA angler to win each TAA event back to back. Coming off a win at the Eastcape last June, Danny continued to show his angling skill with the win in Ixtapa.
Twenty two angler�s gathered in sunny Ixtapa for the 22nd Annual Tournament. This years event was chaired by Dale Miles and Gary Lucas. The Hotel Dorado Pacifico once again provided warm, friendly, and attentive accommodations and service.
TOP ANGLER: DANNY BROOKS - 470 POINTS
2ND ANGLER: CHRIS MOLLE - 460 POINTS
3RD ANGLER: ROCKY FRANICH - 460 POINTS
4TH ANGLER: PETE DAVIS - 450 POINTS
TOP TEAM: JERRY YAHIRO/PETE DAVIS- 630 POINTS
2ND TEAM: ROCKY FRANICH/RICHARD SCHWAGGER-630 POINTS
3RD TEAM: FRED SCHULZKE/DANNY BROOKS 630 POINTS
4TH TEAM: CHRIS MOLLE/JACK RICHARDSON-610 POINTS
Details will be published in the TAA Newsletter soon. Check your email!!!