Hailing Gecha and Reelax....

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Hailing Gecha and Reelax....

Postby TUnamas » Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:53 pm

New State record Wahoo in Maryland!

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Go get 'em!
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Re: Hailing Gecha and Reelax....

Postby TUnamas » Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:02 pm

Reelax wrote: that’s me In The yellow shirt... 8-)




You and I have a different perspective on "Yellow"!! I must be color blind.. which could explain a lot!

But a 130 'hoo resolves any issues! Good luck this season!
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Re: Hailing Gecha and Reelax....

Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Thu Aug 01, 2019 9:08 am

That was a great catch... happened in 2014, remembered as if yesterday.
Next Monday starts the While Marlin Open with big money prices.
I don't think I'll be entering the tournament but may wet some rods on the Longfin.
Will try to post some pics of the tourney.
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Re: Hailing Gecha and Reelax....

Postby Reelax » Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:38 pm

Good luck Gerry, hope the crew has a successful derby. Missing being down this year, maybe next. Please keep us posted how it goes..... They deserve to win.
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Re: Hailing Gecha and Reelax....

Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Sat Aug 03, 2019 11:41 am

Thanks Matt. Wish you were here. Enjoy your vacation.
Lots of boats arriving now in Ocean City for the White Marlin Open starting Monday.
Michael Jordan is here with his little 80' boat "Catch 23".
Will try to get some pics.
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Re: Hailing Gecha and Reelax....

Postby fishy1 » Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:35 am

Gecha (Gerry) wrote:Thanks Matt. Wish you were here. Enjoy your vacation.
Lots of boats arriving now in Ocean City for the White Marlin Open starting Monday.
Michael Jordan is here with his little 80' boat "Catch 23".
Will try to get some pics.

wow
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Re: Hailing Gecha and Reelax....

Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:56 pm

Sorry I did not post earlier.
the 46th White Marlin Open turned out to be the biggest, with 404 boats registered, over 3500 anglers, and $6,186,870 in prize money.
It is the biggest fishing tournament in the world.
I am very fortunate it is happening in my backyard.
1459 white marlin caught with 1429 released. Winning fish weighed 79.5 lbs. worth $1,504,720, second biggest winner was 73.5 lbs. worth $1,502,450
47 blue marlin caught, 46 were released. Winning fish at 46535 lbs. for $962,165
13 sailfish released.

The Longfin did not get into any prize money but still had a great time with some white marlin caught.

There were some great boats participating this year. The most memorable was Michael Jordan's "Catch 23". I parked next to it but was not able to get his autograph.
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Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:57 pm

He was not alone in the marina, many Trump fans there.
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Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:02 pm

Also a few nicely powered boats.
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Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:06 pm

I have a few rods on my boat, and it's more fuel efficient then Michael's. I don't think he cared.
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Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:08 pm

Security as very present during the tournament. These guys are doing an incredible work keeping everyone safe.
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Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:12 pm

Never boring to see those spectacular boats, and they come in a multitude of size and colors.
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Re: Hailing Gecha and Reelax....

Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:16 pm

Water is not always for fishing... It's also for fun time with friends and music.
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Postby Gecha (Gerry) » Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:23 pm

Lot's of traffic entering the inlet, and boats had to wait for the bridge to open to go back to marina.
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