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Ursula’s Weekly Fish Report August from the 3rd – 09, 2015 .

Overall Catch Success Rate All Species Combined 65%

AVERAGE CATCHES: Billfish 33%, Dorado 5%, Other 40%Billfish 64%, Tuna 13%, Dorado 3%, Other 9%.

Some days every boat spot marlin, some had a marlin, ather day caught nothing.The fish moved around. Mr. Harry Sparlow and family spent the day aboard our great 36′ Crystal Lyner “Ursula IV” with Captain Ricardo at the helm and Miguel as his loyalty First mate aboard the Ursula IV and was one fortunate, as on August 05 they managed to release 2 striped marlin, and a regular size dorado

WEATHER:Wow, is Warmer than usual, very clear skies, little windy on the Pacific..

LOCATION:20-32 miles out from the 180 spot, 95 spot, Punta Gorda, La Laguna, Golden Gate


BEST LURES:Caballito, green colors, guacamaya

Dorado winner at the 2015 San Jose Fishing Tournament

Brad Erickson, captain of the “EL BURROO III” fishing team, wons the 1st place of the Dorado division in the 2015 Fiestas Tradicionales de San Jose Fishing Tournament.

brad fish

When he shows up to the scales, by 3:33 pm, less than a half and hour prior the scales closes, there were a couple of qualifyings ones two;  but once the weight was anounced: 29 lbs, every one knows he will be the winner.


9lbs Sierra won a Chevrolet


This cars were promised to the winners of the three  1st places for Sierra, Yellowfin Tuna and Dorado divisions at the Fishing Tournament  “Fiestas Tradicionales de San José 2015″

Hector Pino, along with his team “LEPEROS” show up to the scale whit this 9lbs Sierra, and at the end, they “drive home” in his Brand New Car.


11th Annual Van Wormer Resorts Dorado Shootout

One team will walk away with brand new 2015 Pick Up Truck.

This is a one day tournament.  Largest dorado wins!  There will be optional jackpots available of $200,$300, $500, and $1,000.  Don’t miss the biggest tournament in the East Cape.

fishing tournament