The VBBT is part of the Virginia Beach Billfish Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to giving back to the community through youth and marine related charities.
The 9th annual Virginia Beach Billfish Tournament which took place August 22-25 again proved itself to be the party of the season. Sixty-six boats with over 350 anglers vied for a record $364,000. But the real winners were the charities the tournament supports, late local icon Wayne McLeskey, and a couple of honored mates.
On the first night the big tent was wide open for the teams who registered and were poised to go on the billfish hunt to gain their share of the record setting $364,000 purse. The Janitors kicked it off in lively fashion and the boys in back rustled up the grills. Hopes were pretty high as the ladies had gotten into some decent numbers of whites and sails just a few days before during the Chesapeake Bay Wine Classic’s Wine, Women & Fishing Ladies Billfish Tournament.Read More»
The bite is on… the flags are flying… and the tent is going up… The Virginia Beach Billfish Tournament is set to go off like never before!
As always, the tournament is limited to 75 boats—this ensures that everyone gets to experience the same quality and camaraderie that you’ve all enjoyed since the beginning.
Already over 40 boats have entered the field, and as promised, entries are wide open until we fill up. And based on our count of slips booked in the inlet—that may happen!Read More»