2012 marks the 29th year for the annual Pirates Cove Billfish Tournament, held in Manteo, NC. This world class event will bring together some of the worlds best billfish anglers together and is home of the State Record Blue Marlin, weighing 1,228.5 pounds! The tournament will start on August 13th and last until Friday, August 17th. Events and weigh-ins will be held throughout the week. Make sure to visit the tournament's website at http://www.pcbgt.com/ for full event schedule, entry details, and leader boards.
Heading up the main fishing week is the23rd Annual Alice Kelly Tournament. This event is ladies only! This portion of the tournament will be held on August 11th and 12th. Proceeds raised from the Alice Kelly Tournament will be donated to the Outer Banks Cancer Support Group, in honor of its founder Alice Kelly.
Visit http://ww.pcbgt.com/ for more tournament and charity information.