La Pirogue, a Sun Resort property and Jean Pierre Henry, of La Pirogue Big Game Fishing will host the 2012 Marlin World Cup !
The beautiful island of Mauritius, located 3000 km off the coast of Africa in the middle of the vast blue Indian is home to some of the best big game fishing in the world !
Like fishing ? Did you know anyone can compete ? The competition is open to professional teams as well as amateur teams from all around the globe !!
The 2012 tournament will take place between 28 January – 03 February. Hosted at La Pirogue, the 7 day programme features a mix of big game fishing, leisure days, hosted cocktail evenings and culminates with a Gala Dinner on the 03rd of February hosted by Morna Berthelot, the events Tournament Ambassador, as well as Tournament Operations Director, Clency Romeo.
Event and Tournament details can be at www.lapiroguemarlinworldcup.com
Fishing from Mauritius West Coast in the deep blue waters offers some of the best big game sport fishing in the Indian Ocean.
Looking to catch the big one ? The famed giant Blue Marlin which lives in these waters can grow to 1000 lb (450 kg) and over.
What else can you fish for ? Black Marlin, a cousin of the giant Blue Marlin, can also be found inhabiting waters closer to the reef. Look out for Striped Marlin, Sailfish, Spearfish, Yellow Fin Tuna up to 100 kg ! One of the best battles around !
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How do i get to this prestigious event ? Call an Australian based Mauritius Travel Specialist for the best holiday deals flying Air Mauritius or Air Austral
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