Belize, Belize, July 22, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Grand Caribe Belize, in collaboration with the Belize Game Fishing Association and the Belize Tourism Board, hosted its first ever annual International Deepsea Classic Fishing Tournament on July 7th to 9th, 2017.
The tournament consisted of 25 teams with over 125 anglers for the three-day fishing extravaganza where they competed for $44,000 in cash and prizes. “The tournament was successful with a large turnout,” says Amy Leiva, Guest Relations Manager, at Grand Caribe Belize.
Grand Caribe Belize would like to take the opportunity to thank all the competitors who took part in the event and, in particular, congratulate the winning teams of the tournament: 1st place – Team Hard Knox, 2nd place – Team Jolly Mon, 3rd place – Team Fish Tales (Ambergris Divers), 4th place – Team Reel Challenge and 5th place – Team Mad Storme. These teams received over $37,000 in cash prizes with additional awards given in eight other categories.
Grand Caribe Belize also extends gratitude/thanks to all organizations that promoted & sponsored this event. “...we have partnered with some of the best businesses and organizations to not only offer anglers a great fishing tournament but also the opportunity to win some really great prizes and have some fun," said Leiva. Beyond Grand Caribe Belize, this tournament is supported by the Belize Game Fishing Association and the Belize Tourism Board. In addition, there are other organizations that are sponsors of this tournament including Benny’s Home Center, BenQuip, Scotia Bank, Caribeña Enterprises, SMART, Ambergris Divers, Concept Solutions, Palapa Bar, Beach Basket, AyinHa, Captain Sharks, A&R Enterprises, Rain Restaurant, Diversified Life Solutions, Maya Island Air, Tuff E Nuff Tours, Adventure Travel Solutions, Travellers Liquors Ltd & Duke Marine.
Grand Caribe is already in the process of planning for the fishing tournament next year. “The success of the event this year has expanded our vision of what this tournament can be in future. We look forward to hosting this event for years to come,” says Leiva. So, note this month on your calendar next year to participate in the next tournament.
For more information this or future tournaments, contact Amy Leiva at 501-226-4726 or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grand Caribe is a Belizean luxury resort & condominium complex, 2 miles north of San Pedro Ambergris caye and has the only official fishing weigh in station in Belize and the region. The resort rests on imperial grounds and 650 feet of white, sandy beach. The complex has 72 units, each boasting elegant architectural designs, incredible furnishings, fully-equipped kitchens, air conditioning, and all the amenities of a luxury resort. Each unit also has an exclusive view of the Caribbean Sea and the surrounding grounds. Grand Caribe has recently been honored by TripAdvisor’s prestigious Travelers’ Choice award.