Anglers Return at the End of Day One
Under normal conditions, catching one marlin per day wouldn’t be news in this part of the Pacific Ocean renowned for its billfishing. But it’s points – 400 for each marlin, 100 for each sailfish – not pounds, that produce the winner in WBS events, and timing can mean everything. In photo 1, anglers begin to return from the Pacific waters of Costa Rica at the end of Day One of the World Billfish Series Grand Championship. James Overstreet photo.