June 17, 2014 – Lindenhurst, NY – MarineMax Lindenhurst announced today that on June 28th the MarineMax Fishing Team will be fishing the 53rd Annual Bay Shore Mako Tournament. The team will compete on a 2014 Sailfish 320 Center Console with special team graphics on the sides. MarineMax Lindenhurst is also a contributing sponsor in the tournament.
The competition is a single-day tournament. The Captain’s Meeting will be held at Nicky’s on the Bay at the Bay Shore Marina on June 27 at 6 PM. Weigh-in is at the Bay Shore Marina with cash awards for heaviest mako, first, second and third places, other sharks, first second and third places and bluefish, first and second places.
“The Bay Shore Tuna Club puts on a great tournament, maybe that’s why it has been around for 53-years,” explained Joseph Culp, MarineMax Lindenhurst General Manager “I am excited that our MarineMax Fishing Team with Captain Keven Graffagnino will be competing in this tournament. 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 Long Island Convention and Visitors Bureau and Sports Commission considers the Bay Shore Mako Tournament, “One of the most prestigious offshore tournaments on the East Coast.” The tournament is produced by the Bay Shore Tuna Club which was established in 1938 by, and for, offshore fishing enthusiasts.