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White Marlin Open to Return to Ocean City

25 Jul, 2013


Maryland's Billfish Capital Bracing for Big Event

The 2013 White Marlin Open will be held from August 5th through 9th in Ocean City, Maryland.

Dates are as follows:
Aug 3 – Aug 4     Late Registration 12-5 PM, Harbour Island Marina
Aug 4     Captain’s Meeting 7:00 PM,Harbour Island Marina
Aug 5     Fishing Begins 8:30 AM
Aug 5-9 Fishing 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Fish Any 3 Days, Weigh-in 4:00 PM – 9:15 PM, Harbour Island Marina
Aug 10  Polygraph Testing, Times & Locations TBA
Aug 10  Awards Ceremony 4:00 PM, Clarion Hotel 101st St

The official website for the tournament is http://www.whitemarlinopen.com/

The White Marlin Open is always the first full week of August, with registration occurring during the weekend immediately prior. In upcoming years, this will be:
August 4-8, 2014
August 3-7, 2015
August 8-12, 2016

About the White Marlin Open: The White Marlin Open is held each year in Ocean City, Maryland and can be fun and exciting for the spectators as well as the anglers. All fish must be weighed on the official scale at Harbour Island, (14th Street and the Bay), and the weigh-ins are held there each day of the tournament from 4:00 to 9:15 PM and are open to the public free of charge. As the week goes on, the suspense builds, as potential lottery sized fortunes change hands with a tip of the scale.

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