The Mauritius Billfish Tournament 2018: to your hooks, ready, cast!

31 Oct The Mauritius Billfish Tournament 2018: to your hooks, ready, cast!

Why are fishermen not fat? It’s because they watch their (waist) line!

After a remarkable third edition and records set at all levels, the Mauritius Billfish Tournament 2018 promises to be exceptional. The international tournament bringing together enthusiasts and professionals of big game fishing will take place from 26 to 30 January 2018 in La Balise Marina, on the west coast of Mauritius.

The Mauritius Billfish Tournament 2018 promises to be exceptional

Fishermen are well aware, the best time for big game fishing in Mauritius is from November to April. At this specific time of year, blue and black marlins, mako sharks, tiger sharks, yellowfin tuna and many other exciting marine species are in abundance a few kilometers from the shore.

Organised by JPH Charters and LUX* Resorts, this year the Mauritius Billfish Tournament will be supported by Horizon Holidays, leader of serviced holiday rentals in the heart of the marina. During this event, participants who wish to stay in one of the West Coast Marina accommodations near the departure points will receive exclusive discounts.

The Mauritius Billfish Tournament 2018: to your hooks, ready, cast!

The previous edition of the Mauritius Billfish Tournament, held from 26 to 31 January last year, marked the exceptional participation of 56 fishermen from around the globe which resulted in a record of 28 marlins catches! The Mauritius Billfish Release 2017 was won by the Russian crew, Vivax led by Evgeny Novozheev, ahead of Les Bourbonnais de La Réunion, and Mantra of South Africa. The Russian captain retained his individual title by consecutively winning the accolade of best fisherman.

The Organising Committee, its partners and sponsors hope to welcome you, your family and friends to the 2018 edition of the Mauritius Billfish Release.

A dream worthy destination!

Mauritius is world famous for being one of the best fishing destinations in the world!

The international tournament takes place in Black River, on the west coast of the island, the ideal place to experience idyllic competitive big game fishing for marlin among other species.

JPH Charters and Horizon Holidays welcome you to live your most memorable moments in the heart of West Coast Marina, the only residential marina of the island.

 Mauritius: a dream worthy destination!

About JHP Charters:

Founded in 1975 and now a leader in the whaling sector in Mauritius, JPH Charters has extensive experience in organising international fishing competitions.

JPH Charters offers an unforgettable experience in quality fishing boats. Whether you are an experienced fisherman or a novice, or if you hope to catch the fish of your dreams, JPH Charters is your specialist for fishing in Mauritius.

We invite you to visit their office and sales outlet situated in the heart of La Balise Marina, at the entrance of L’Estuaire or contact them by email on resa@jph.mu or by phone on +230 5729 0901 or + 230 5727 6188.

JPH Charters offers an unforgettable experience in quality fishing boats.



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