The Bahamas Weekly Facebook The Bahamas Weekly Twitter
Sports Last Updated: Dec 5, 2014 - 10:25:14 PM


Captain Chase Camacho to Launch Charter Service at Big Game Club Resort & Marina
By John Bell
Mar 7, 2013 - 12:28:22 AM

Email this article
 Printer friendly page

Big-Game-Club-Aerial-2_2.jpg

Alice Town, Bimini - Following two highly successful wahoo fishing tournaments in recent months, the historic Big Game Club Resort & Marina has more world-class fishing news with the announcement today that well-known Captain Chase Camacho will be offering regular blue water charters from Bimini starting on April 1st.

Captain Chase, though his Chase N Dreams Yacht Charters, announced with the addition of The Bahamian Foreign Vessel Charter License and his acquisition of a Class A Bahamian License Captain License, that he and Miss Kethleen II, a 58’ Viking Sportfish, will soon be trolling the waters off Bimini for Blackfin Tuna, Blue Marlin, Sailfish, Swordfish, Dolphin, Wahoo and many other sport species that have made Bimini one of the most sought after sport fishing destinations in the world for more than a half century.

Sport Fishing Magazine recently ranked Bimini #3 in the Top Ten Greatest Fisheries of All Time.

Miss Kethleen II, according to Captain Chase, who learned to fish at the legendary Big Tuna Grounds off of Montauk, Long Island, is tournament rigged with the latest in electronics and fishing tackle, including Shimano Tiagra gear. For charter information please visit www.chasendreams.com or call 954-925-2020.

The Bimini Big Game Club, following a multi-million-dollar renovation reopened in 2010. The resort has long history as a world-class sportfishing destination. Bimini’s location along the legendary Gulfstream (a “river” of warm water) location is at the apex of a superhighway for migrating fish and acts as a kind of sushi conveyor belt carrying abundant food to the local fish. Deepwater game fish include marlin, tuna, sailfish, wahoo and swordfish, while big grouper, barracuda and schools of snapper can be found on the reefs. Bimini’s flats are home the fishermen’s favorite prey, bonefish and permit. With more than 50-record-setting catches in the waters around the island, Bimini has earned its title of Sport Fishing Capital of the World.

Miss-Kethleen-II.jpg

Bimini Big Game Club Resort & Marina General Manager Michael Weber said that the offshore charters would be “a great amenity for both accomplished and recreational anglers who can be at our docks by plane in 25 minutes.”

Captain-Chase-with-Dolphins.jpg

The Big Game Club will host The Billfish Bonanza on May 15-18. Those interested in more information should go to www.biggameclubbimini.com.

About The Bimini Big Game Club Resort & Marina

The Bimini Big Game Club, a legendary outpost for fishermen and host to numerous major sportfishing tournaments for more than half a century, officially re-opened in 2010 following completion of a $3,500,000 renovation that included all guest rooms and the new Bimini Big Game Bar & Grill. More recently owners have added the Gulfstream Conference Center and Hemingway’s Rum Bar & Social Lounge, a fully outfitted watersports facility, Bimini Bull Run—a unique shark encounter experience— and a floating dock to accommodate seaplane service directly to and from the resort. For information on the Big Game Club Resort and Marina go to www.biggameclubbimini.com

 

 


Bookmark and Share


© Copyright 2013 by thebahamasweekly.com

Top of Page

Sports
Latest Headlines
Bahamas to host FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in 2017
GB Minister Opens Christmas Invitational Basketball Tournament
Bahamas American Football Federation to play active role in Youth Clinic at the first Popeyes Bahamas Bowl
Bahamian Sporting Greats Inducted into National Hall of Fame 2014
Popeyes Bahamas Bowl To Reach Over 110 Million Viewers
Bahamas National Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2014 Honoured
Bahamas Baseball Federation offers condolences on the passing of James Wood
(Video) Central Michigan goes wild learning it’s bound for Bahamas Bowl
Bahamas Olympic Committee On the Passing of Mr. James "Jim" Wood
Mendelblatt and Fatih rules the waves in Nassau at Star Sailors League Finals
Nassau Junior Sailors Sail with the Stars
Greeks Papathanasiou and Tsotras in their first Star Sailors League Finals at Nassau
U.S. Embassy Bahamas Partners with Junior Baseball League of Nassau and Major League Baseball for Youth Outreach Clinics
30th Annual Father Marcian Peter's Basketball Invitational set for Dec 5-13
New York Yankee talks baseball with Bahamas Prime Minister
Clayton Bain Achieves a Bahamas Sculling Three-Peat
Bahamians Give Personal Best at World Judo Juniors Tournament
NPMAFC Placed in the Top Three in Miami Competition
Star Sailors League finale returns to The Bahamas in December
Grand Bahama Darts Association's 2012-13 weekly results
2013 BAAA Competition Calendar
YMCA Grand Bahama Adds Tennis to Their Facilities
Call for Bahamian applicants: TO2015 Young Reporters Program
Scotiabank Joins CONCACAF as Official Partner
Central Michigan-WKU Matchup for inaugural Popeyes Bahamas Bowl
Inaugural Popeyes Bahamas Bowl matchup Central Michigan-WKU
Loof wins Star Sailors League qualifiers: Last races from Nassau on Saturday
Day 2, SSL Finals 2014: Mendelblatt leads followed by Scheidt and Polgar
Popeyes Bahamas Bowl Team to be Revealed this Sunday
Watch live broadcast of the Star Sailors League Finals from The Bahamas
Lyford Cay International School Football Teams Play in Turks and Caicos Islands
George Washington University wins Junkanoo Jam
Wisconsin takes Battle 4 Atlantis 2014 title
Grand Bahama's Jonquel Jones given hero's welcome while visiting home for Junkanoo Jam
Grand Bahama Girls' Soccer Canceled Saturday, Nov 29
Bahamian athletes attend World Athletics Gala 2014
2nd Annual Sir Durwood Knowles Fun Run & Walk this Saturday
Wilchcombe: Sport Builds a Man, Builds Communities
Thanksgiving Basketball Tournament Opens in Grand Bahama
2014 Bahamas Half Marathon Sells Out