JUNE 23-27, 2021 | 19th ANNUAL

Baytowne Marina Adds Slips

Baytowne Marina at Sandestin has started a long awaited expansion and is adding slips to accommodate both boats under 40' and boats 50'-90'. Capt. Dave Lear talked with Baytowne's Dockmaster, Dick Flanery and Tournament Director Jason Draughn to get some details about the expansion. READ
Baytowne Marina at Sandestin Dock Layout

Big Improvements

Like the real estate mantra, it’s all about location, location, location. The beautiful Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort and its proximity to exciting offshore fishing are major draws. But when you combine those factors with hefty cash prizes, spirited competition, great parties and tons of family activities, it’s easy to see why the Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic is one of the top blue-water contests in the world. And now, thanks to major enhancements to the Baytowne Marina, the facility will be able to accommodate even more competing boats. Read Full Story
Capt. Dave Lear

Capt. Dave Lear's Salty Blog

Our award-winning featured author, Capt. Dave Lear, has covered the ECBC for over a decade. His reports during the tournament keep you in the middle of the action, and throughout the year his stories will keep you informed and entertained.

Lion Hunting

Unless you’ve been wandering the plains of Africa’s Serengeti for the last couple of years, you’ve probably heard about pesky lionfish. These colorful animals, recognized by their flowing fins that resemble the manes of male lions, are native to the Indo-Pacific Oceans. But thanks to some saltwater aquarium owners, likely in South Florida, pet lionfish were released into the wild years ago. And that’s where the problem took root. Read Full Article


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