Tournament Update:
SEA I SEA TAKES LEVEL I, II and IV WITH 900 RELEASE POINTS!

Thanks to everyone for visiting our site and coming out for the tournament. And a big thanks to all of our sponsors!

2020 Tournament Schedule:

Check out all the schedule details!

Looking for forms? Submit the Lay Day Form or Release Form.

Online Registration

Online Registration is CLOSED

Online Registration is now CLOSED.

Online Registration ended at 11:59 PM on May 23, 2020.

Bluewater Captains’ Meeting

Thursday, May 21, 2020 8PM

Captain's Meeting will take place on the Swansboro Bluewater Facebook page at 8:00 on Thursday, May 21, 2020 via Facebook Live. We will be able to answer questions posted to the feed after going through the rules.

Bluewater Fishing Days & Times

Friday, Saturday & Sunday - May 22-24, 2020

Captain’s Choice 2 out of 3 Days Lines in the water from 9 AM - 3 PM
Scales open 4 PM at Big Rock Landing Weigh-In will be Friday, Saturday & Sunday as normal, with a limited team. Only 1 angler per boat allowed with their catch to weigh. All meat fish will be given back to the boat weighing.

Awards Ceremony

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 8PM

Awards Party will take place on the Swansboro Bluewater Facebook via Facebook Live on Tuesday, May 26th at 8:00 PM.

Supporting NCLEAP
$21,250 given to NC LEAP in 2019 from 50/50 Dolphin TWT to support their mission!

2020 Top Earnings

Prize Boat/Team Name City, State
$52,975 Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE
$23,550 The General Morehead City, NC
$13,900 Post Call Atlantic Beach, NC
$51,000 Inspiration Morehead City, NC
$20,000 Sea Striker Morehead City, NC
Prize Boat/Team Name City, State
$52,975 Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE
$23,550 The General Morehead City, NC
$13,900 Post Call Atlantic Beach, NC
$51,000 Inspiration Morehead City, NC
$20,000 Sea Striker Morehead City, NC

See all Payout Amounts.

Latest Hookups/Releases

Sunday, May 24

Boat/Team Name Hookup Time Last Status
Sea I Sea 11:56pm Released a Blue Marlin
Post Call 11:55pm Released a Blue Marlin
The General 11:45pm Released a Blue Marlin
Marlin Fever 2:19pm Released a White Marlin
Sea I Sea 1:42pm Released a Blue Marlin
Boat/Team Name Hookup Time Last Status
Sea I Sea 11:56pm Released a Blue Marlin
Post Call 11:55pm Released a Blue Marlin
The General 11:45pm Released a Blue Marlin
Marlin Fever 2:19pm Released a White Marlin
Sea I Sea 1:42pm Released a Blue Marlin

Check out all the day’s Hookups and Releases. Follow the updates as they happen!

2020 Leader Board:

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Level I - Bluewater:

Rank Points/Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs

Billfish

1 900 Don Mills Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE A B C D
2 675 Wade Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E
3 600 Gene Ward Post Call Atlantic Beach, NC A B C D E

Wahoo

1

Yellowfin Tuna

1

Dolphin

1 44.9 lbs Don Mills Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE A B C D
Rank Points/Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs

Billfish

1 900 Don Mills Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE A B C D
2 675 Wade Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E
3 600 Gene Ward Post Call Atlantic Beach, NC A B C D E

Wahoo

1

Yellowfin Tuna

1

Dolphin

1 44.9 lbs Don Mills Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE A B C D

Lady Angler:

Rank Species/Release Weight/Points Angler Boat/Team Name City, State
1 Dolphin 16.3 lbs Shelley Smith Triple "S" Morehead City, NC
Rank Species/Release Weight/Points Angler Boat/Team Name City, State
1 Dolphin 16.3 lbs Shelley Smith Triple "S" Morehead City, NC

Junior Angler:

Rank Species/Release Weight/Points Angler Boat/Team Name City, State
1 Dolphin 13.1 lbs Van Segrave Re-Leased Morehead City, NC
Rank Species/Release Weight/Points Angler Boat/Team Name City, State
1 Dolphin 13.1 lbs Van Segrave Re-Leased Morehead City, NC

Level II - Most Billfish Points:

Rank Points Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 900 Don Mills Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE A B C D
2 675 Wade Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E
3 600 Gene Ward Post Call Atlantic Beach, NC A B C D E
Rank Points Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 900 Don Mills Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE A B C D
2 675 Wade Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E
3 600 Gene Ward Post Call Atlantic Beach, NC A B C D E

Level III - Largest Blue Marlin Over 400 lbs./110″:

Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 535.4 Casey Wagner Inspiration Morehead City, NC A B C
Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 535.4 Casey Wagner Inspiration Morehead City, NC A B C

Level IV - Most Release Points:

Rank Points Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 900 Don Mills Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE A B C D
2 675 Wade Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E
3 600 Gene Ward Post Call Atlantic Beach, NC A B C D E
Rank Points Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 900 Don Mills Sea I Sea Wilmington, DE A B C D
2 675 Wade Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E
3 600 Gene Ward Post Call Atlantic Beach, NC A B C D E

Level V - Winner Take All First Blue Marlin Over 500 lbs.:

Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1
Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1

Level VI - 50/50 Dolphin Winner Take All:

Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 26.3 lbs Jon Henry Sea Striker Morehead City, NC A B C D E
Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 26.3 lbs Jon Henry Sea Striker Morehead City, NC A B C D E
  • TWT(s):
  • A = II - Most Billfish Points,
  • B = III - Largest Blue Marlin > 400 lbs.,
  • C = IV - Most Release Points,
  • D = V - WTA First Blue Marlin > 500 lbs.,
  • E = VI - 50/50 Dolphin WTA