September 9th, 2017Posted 2 years ago
Busy day at the docks once again for Day 2 of the Big Fish Classic! As we reported yesterday, a few boats stayed out overnight to see what they could catch. the ‘Osprey’ fished the Masseys overnight and released 4 White Marlin and a Blue Marlin. The ‘Dawg Haus’ fished the Baltimore overnight, releasing 2 Whites. Fishing overnight in the Jackspot was the ‘Espadon’, who released 1 Blue Marlin, 2 White Marlin, and returned with 3 Yellowfin. the ‘My Cin’ crew released 4 Whites and returned with a Yellowfin from their day in the Baltimore. Also fishing the Baltimore was the ‘Sea Hag’ and ‘Tighten Up’, who both released 2 White Marlin. The ‘Legasea’ fished the Washington, releasing 3 White Marlin and 1 Blue Marlin. The ‘Grande Pez’ fished the Hot Dog, releasing 5 White Marlin.
The Big Fish Classic continues tomorrow with the third and final day of scale action. Those weigh-in’s will be held at Talbot St Pier (M.R. Ducks) and will be held from 4:00pm to 8:30pm. Good luck to those fishing tomorrow!
September 8th, 2017Posted 2 years ago
It was a busy day of fishing today out of Sunset Marina for Day 1 of the Big Fish Classic! The ‘Boss Hogg’ had 1 Yellowfin and a good amount of Tilefish and Seabass. The ‘Pumpin Hard’ released 2 Whites, just above the ‘Buckshot’ and ‘Legasea’ who both released 2 White Marlin. The ‘Sea Hag’ released a Blue Marlin. The ‘Billfisher’ released 3 Whites during their day. The Poor-Mans was the hot spot today, with all of our reports coming from that location. Five boats docked at Sunset chose to stay overnight today, so we may have some excitement early on at the docks. Some of these boats are fishing the Big Fish Classic, so it will certainly be exciting to see what it weighed in when scales open at 4pm tomorrow.
September 7, 2017Posted 2 years ago
Today was a welcome surprise after a long and quiet few days here at the marina as a few of the boats on the fleet got to venture out for the first time in awhile. We are happy to report they found the fish and just in time for the 4th annual Big Fish Classic which starts tomorrow! The crew of the ‘No Quarter were the first back to the dock releasing 2 whites and a blue, and returned with 2 nice yellowfin and 2 dolphin which they caught in the Baltimore canyon. Right behind them we had the ‘Miss Annie’ who also returned with 2 good looking yellowfin and 10 dolphin they caught in the Poorman’s. Fishing alongside them in the Poorman’s was the ‘Marli’ who released 2 whites and caught 9 dolphin. Many more of the boats will be out tomorrow looking for the fish so stay tuned and good luck to all those fishing in the tournament!!
September 4th, 2017Posted 2 years ago
Happy Labor Day, anglers! The whole fleet went out today to see if the fish were biting- and they certainly were!
Fishing the Washington was the ‘Rhonda’s Osprey’, who caught 15 Mahi. The ‘Marli’ fished the Baltimore, releasing 3 Whites. The Boss Hogg caught 1 White Marlin and 3 Yellowfin, as well as a couple sea-bass. The ‘Reel Chaos’ brought some excitement to the docks with an 80lb Wahoo and a white and blue release. Both the Reel Chaos and Boss Hogg fished the Baltimore. The ‘Espadon’ fished the JackSpot, releasing 2 White Marlin. All of our other boats fished the Poor Man’s, catching a fair amount of Marlin! The ‘Griffin’ caught 8 Dolphin, the ‘Sea Hag’ released 3 Whites, both ‘Poor Sport’ and ‘Conspiracy’ released a white marlin, ‘D.A. Sea’ and ‘Buckshot’ both released 4 Whites, and ‘Tighten Up’ released 2 Whites. To Finish our report, ‘Roncito’ released 1 Blue Marlin and 4 Whites, returning with 1 Mahi.
Fishing appears to be picking up with more favorable weather possible for next weekend. This would be just in time for the Big Fish Classic, taking place at Talbot St pier. Stay tuned for more on the latest!
September 3rd, 2017Posted 2 years ago
Happy September, anglers! The past few days have been slow at the docks, with nobody fishing due to some rough seas offshore. Thank changes tomorrow- with a good chunk of the fleet heading out to find the fish in time for the Big Fish Classic and the Challenge Cup. The only boat to fish from our charter fleet today was ‘Reel Chaos’, who fished the Poor Mans and released 2 White Marlin. The crew has plans to fish tomorrow as well. We expect to see plenty of reports after tomorrow, so be sure to check back in with us to find out the latest reports!
In regards to Hurricane Irma, we are closely monitoring this storm and urge or customers to do the same. At this time Irma is just too far out to know exactly if and where the storm will make landfall. However, with any severe weather event, preparation is key- and we recommend doubling up on lines, securing any loose items, and adjusting lines for a rising tide. We will be sure to update our customers via our website and Facebook should any important updates arise.
August 31, 2017Posted 2 years ago
It’s been very quiet on the docks the past few days as the offshore forecast forced the boats to remain docked at the marina. Today was the first day that provided a window of opportunity for them to sneak offshore once again. We unfortunately only had two boats venture out today while many of our other friends packed up and set sail for other ports. The ‘Marli’ was the first to return to the dock and caught two nice size yellowfin tuna and also had 6 dolphin. The only other boat that went out today was the crew of the ‘Conspiracy’ who had two white marlin releases. Both boats were fishing in the Washington Canyon. The Marlin Club Labor Day tournament has been canceled for the weekend but hopefully some of our boats and crews get to go out and find the fish this holiday weekend!! Stay Tuned!
August 26th, 2017Posted 2 years ago
The Mid-Atlantic has wrapped up after a long week of amazing scale action. We saw everything from a 75lb White on the Waste Knot, to TWO Blue Marlin’s within just three pounds of each other- on the same day! The ‘Goin In Deep’ weighed in a whopping 680lb Blue Marlin with the ‘Let It Ride’ weighing in shortly after with a 677 Blue Marlin. The entire week was filled with laughs, cheers, and smiling faces all the way up until awards last night. Thank you to all anglers who fished the tournament out of Sunset Marina and we hope to see you next year! Check out the final standings below:
Quite a few boats fished today, finding everything from White Marlin to Tilefish. The C-Boys fished the Baltimore, releasing one white marlin and returning with a bountiful 28 dolphin. The Boss Hogg released one Blue Marlin and caught a handful of Tilefish for their charter. The Osprey released 3 white marlin and returned with 4 Dolphin. The Marli released 2 Whites and returned with 10 dolphin. Last, but certainly not least, the Grande Pez released one White Marlin. All of these boats, minus the C-Boys, fished the Washington.
August 19th, 2017Posted 2 years ago
Day three of the Poor Girl’s Open out of Bahia Marina is a wrap!
Today we saw a few marlin, and several dolphin brought back to the docks. The ‘Lucky Duck’ fished the Poor Man’s and had 14 Dolphih, with the ‘Reel Chaos’ not far behind with 12 Dolphin. Everyone else fished the Washington for today’s report, including the ‘Boss Hogg’, who had 1 White release and 2 Dolphin. The ‘Marli’ caught and released 1 Blue Marlin and returned with 6 Dolphin. The ‘C-Boys’ had 2 dolphin from their day offshore.
Tomorrow will certainly be a busy day at the docks, with everyone rigging up for the Mid-Atlantic that kicks off Monday and runs until Friday, August 25th. If there are any White Marlin to be found out in the deep, this upcoming tournament will reveal it! Stay tuned with us right here on our website, on Facebook, and on Instagram for the latest on tournament updates for the Mid-Atlantic.
More details on this tournament can be found at https://www.themidatlantic.com/
August 18th, 2017Posted 2 years ago
The Marlin bite is picking up once again, and just in time for next week’s Mid-Atlantic tournament!
Fishing the Rockpile was the ‘Boss Hogg’, who had 20 Tilefish and 1 Dolphin. The ‘No Quarter’ fished the Muff Diver Wreck and had 2 Dolphin and 1 Triggerfish. Now, to the exciting part, the White Marlin!
The ‘Rhonda’s Osprey’ rose up to first place in the Poor Girls Open, releasing a whopping 8 White Marlin from the Washington. Also in the Washington was the ‘Espadon’ with 5 Whites, ‘Reel Chaos’ with 3 Whites, ‘C-Boys’ with 2 Whites and a Mako Shark, and lastly the ‘Reel Steel’ who released 3 White Marlin and a Blue Marlin! The third and final day of the Poor Girls kicks off tomorrow, with all of the boats certainly going after the White Marlin to try and top ‘Rhonda’s Ospreys’ 8 Whites. For the latest on dock and scale action, find us on Facebook at “Ocean City Sunset Marina” and on Instagram at @sunsetmarinaoc
August 17, 2017Posted 2 years ago
The release flags were flying once again on the docks today and boy was it a sight for sore eyes! The Washington Canyon was the hot spot today as many of the boats returned from fishing here with successful days. The ‘Osprey’ had 2 white releases and 6 dolphin in the box. The crews of the ‘Tighten Up’ and ‘C Boys’ both had 2 white releases each. The ‘Miss Annie’ had 3 white releases while the ‘Absolute Pleasure’ had 1 white release and also caught a nice dolphin. The crew of the ‘Marli’ returned from an overnight trip fishing between the Rock pile and the Washington Canyon and had 5 White releases, and a box full of tile fish, seabass, and 7 dolphin. The ‘Real Chaos’ went to the Norfolk and had 4 white releases. Fishing alongside them in the Norfolk was the ‘Espadon’ who had 2 white releases. Finally the crew of the ‘Billfisher’ had 4 White releases and were fishing 99.999 miles south of Ocean City. What a great start to the Poor Girl’s tournament hopefully tomorrow is another great day and good luck to all the lady anglers!!!
August 16, 2017Posted 2 years ago
The docks were bustling today as many of our crews were getting ready for Bahia Marina’s 24th annual Poor Girl’s Open. The ‘No Quarter’ released 2 whites, while the ‘Legasea’ released 1 white marlin. Both were fishing in the Washington canyon. The ‘Pumpin Hard’ had 4 white releases and the ‘Shark Byte’ had 2 white releases while fishing the 360 line. The ‘Osprey’ crew went to the Poor Man’s today and were able to release 2 whites. Ice orders are still being delivered well into the evening as the tournament boats get ready for tomorrow. Hopefully we have some exciting things to report tomorrow evening and good luck to all our lady anglers!!!
August 13, 2017Posted 2 years ago
After a gloomy day yesterday it was nice to see the sunshine return again today! Many of our tournament boats have departed over the past 2 days but some will be staying another few weeks. Hopefully they get to see some improved fishing action as we approach the Poor Girl’s Open this coming weekend. We only had two boats give it a shot today. The ‘C-boys’ fished in the Baltimore Canyon and brought back 2 yellowfin, 4 mahi, and 4 triggerfish. The crew of the ‘Marli’ joined them in the Baltimore and had 2 white marlin releases. If you haven’t done so already be sure to stop by Atlantic Tackle or Sunset Provisions for any of your fishing or boating needs!