May 15, 2014 – Daytona, FL – MarineMax Daytona announced today that they are an official sponsor the annual Queen of the Inlet Offshore Fishing Tournament. The event is scheduled to take place May 23 through May 25, 2014 and MarineMax Daytona will enter a MarineMax team in this free to enter, ladies only, offshore fishing tournament.
Friday evening, May 23rd at 6 PM, the teams will gather for the Captain’s Party & registration at the Inlet Harbor’s Captain’s Lounge.
The tournament is a one-day offshore fishing tournament for wahoo, dolphin and king mackerel. Saturday, May 24 the fishing begins. First place prize for each species is $1,000. Second place payout is $500 and third place takes home $350. The overall point leader wins another $1000 and is crowned Queen of the Inlet. Weigh-in closes at 4 PM, spectators are encouraged to enjoy the spectacle and root on their favorites at Inlet Harbor Restaurant and Marina.
“This is the second year that they will crown a Queen of the Inlet and we are excited to be a sponsor this year,” expressed Kimberly Machnik, Store Manager, MarineMax Daytona. “This event celebrates that growing trend of women angling enthusiast and MarineMax wants to be a part of this movement. The MarineMax Ladies Fishing Team will be out to win this year. So come down to the weigh-in and awards ceremony at Inlet Harbor and see who takes home the crown.”
The awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 25 at 3 PM at Inlet Harbor Restaurant and Marina. Inlet Harbor Restaurant and Marina is located at 133 Inlet Harbor Road, Ponce Inlet, Florida