Bags of fish at 12x12 species tournament
SKIPPER Ockie Theunissen and his crew of Zander Veldman and
Jonathan Booysen reeled in the overall win at the 12x12 Species Fishing Tournament hosted by St Lucia Ski Boat Club from 26 to 28 October.
The event was a huge success, in that 34 boats and 120 anglers competed over the weekend and 10 of the 12 designated species were caught and some successfully released.
Top boat went to ‘Hannock’ skippered by Theunissen, followed by ‘Wave Dancer’ in second and ‘Bizzy Liz’ in third.
‘Whatta’ ended fourth and fifth respectively.
The Top Lady award went to Carmen Badenhorst, with Courtney Aspden bagging the Top Junior award.
Theunissen landed the Top Angler prize, with the Biggest Fish prize going to John Bamber who landed a 22.12kg yellowfin tuna on the boat