June 17, 2014 – Brick, NJ – MarineMax Brick announced today that the MarineMax Fishing Team will be a sponsor for the Greater Point Pleasant Charter Boat Association 29th Annual Mako Mania Tournament. The MarineMax Fishing Team will also be competing in the tournament on a 2014 Sailfish 320 Center Console with special graphics on the sides.
The competition is a 2-day tournament and boats entered may only fish one day, either Saturday, June 21 or Sunday June 22. Crews can elect to fish both days with the tournament’s 2-day option. Boats fishing both days must pay double the entry fees and will be given 2 boat numbers, one for each day.
The Captain’s Meeting will be held at Manasquan River Club on June 20th at 6:30. The weigh-ins will be from 4 PM – 7PM both fishing days and will be at the Crystal Point Yacht Club. The Awards Party will be held on Sunday evening after the weigh-in.
“The Mako Mania tournament has long been considered one of the premier shark fishing tournaments in New Jersey,” explained Matt Cini, MarineMax Brick General Manager. “I am excited that MarineMax Brick is sponsoring and competing in this great event. I would encourage MarineMax customers to come meet the team and take a look at the cool graphics on the awesome Sailfish 320 CC.”
The tournament has been produced by the Greater Point Pleasant Charter Boat Association. Founded in 1981 to promote charter and recreational sport fishing, provide a leadership role to build and protect artificial reefs, cultivate youth and underprivileged participation and sponsor and support college student pursuing a career in a marine related profession. A percentage of the proceeds from the Mako Mania Tournament will be donated for artificial reef building.