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Bimini Big Game Club Resort and Marina’s Wahoo Smackdown IX Rescheduled for December 7-10, 2017

Bimini, The Bahamas- Bimini Big Game Club Resort and Marina today announced that, due to inclement weather, this year’s Wahoo Smackdown IX has been rescheduled for December 7-10, 2017.


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Originally slated for November 9-12, 2017, the tournament’s events will now kickoff off December 7th with a Captain’s Meeting and conclude on December 10th with an awards gala.

Spots are still available for the December dates. For more information, and to register, visit Registration fee is $1,500 per boat and includes four anglers, tournament shirts and entry to social events. Additional anglers (over four) are $250 each. Extra social tickets are $150 each. Total payout is $25,000 based on 25 registered boats. Registration fee is 100% refundable if the tournament is canceled due to weather. A $300 instant credit will be issued for participants who book both hotel and boat slip for a minimum of a four consecutive nights. The $300 credit can be used in the restaurant or applied to the total resort bill.

Sponsors for this year’s tournament include American Beverage Marketers as the Title Sponsor, Bahamian Brewery and Beverage (Sands), Caza Offshore, artist David Dunleavy, Live Wire Tackle and Tropic Ocean Airways

About the Bimini Big Game Club Resort & Marina
Bimini Big Game Club Resort & Marina, in Alice Town, Bimini, The Bahamas, is a popular, internationally-regarded boutique Out Island resort less than 50 miles from South Florida. The property features 51 guest rooms & suites, a 75 slip full service marina, a dive center with daily dives, rental equipment, a variety of scuba diving lessons and specialty training courses and a fresh water swimming pool. The Big Game Bar & Grill is the most popular restaurant in Bimini serving American and Bahamian cuisine with all day dining from a second floor vantage point overlooking the marina and bonefish flats of Alice Town. Bimini is known for world class beaches, fishing and diving and is a family-friendly destination with many on-the-water activities, including kayaking, paddle boarding, snorkeling and boating. For more information on the Big Game Club Resort & Marina go to

Beth Watson