- Lines in 6.30am
- Lines out 4.30pm
- In by 6.30pm
- Blue Marlin minium weight 500lbs
- Blue Marlin release 500 points
- Blue Marlin under 500lbs weighed deduction of 500 points
- Blue Marlin over 500lbs one point per pound for weighed fish
- White Marlin 200 points release only
- Sail Fish 200 points release only
- Spear Fish 200 points release only
- All other Antigua and Barbuda Tournament rules apply.
- The Antigua and Barbuda Marlin Classic is totally seperate from the Antigua and Barbuda Sport Fishing Tournament
Winner is most points and wins a trophy plus 80% of the entrance fees.
All remaining money goes to the Antigua and Barbuda Sport Fishing Association. In the event that no qualifying fish is landed or released with accepted video evidence, then in such case there will be no winning boat and no prize money will be paid and the enterence fees will be retained by the ABSFA.