Bisbee’s is the best paid fishing tournament in the world.
BISBEE’S LOS CABOS
Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, has been for the last 30 years home of one of the most impressive fishing tournaments in the world: Bisbee’s. Fishing Fanatics arrive year after year and stay impressed with the services and new facilities in the city.
The memory of the old fishing town of that Cabo of the 70’s is already far behind, now Cabo San Lucas has become one of Mexico’s favorite beach destinations and not only that, but one of the most important on the planet, a destination that mixes luxury and nature, the immense sea and the imperturbable desert.
In 1981 these now-famous fishing tournaments were established by Bob Bisbee, reason why Los Cabos began to be known as The marlin’s world capital. Since that time it has gone from having 6 teams in the competition and 10,000 dollars in prizes to 150 registered teams and more than 4 million dollars in prizes, the Bisbee’s is the best-paid fishing tournament in the world.
In 2000 the Bisbee’s expanded to the east side of the peninsula of Baja California Sur with Bisbee’s – East Cape Offshore, where in addition to marlin, gold and tuna were included in this tournament, this fact gain much popularity that in the year 2002 a third tournament was created with the same format in Los Cabos: Bisbee’s Los Cabos Offshore.
Currently, Bisbee’s has three tournaments: Bisbee’s – East Cape Offshore in Buenavista every July, Bisbee’s Los Cabos Offshore charity tournament and the Bisbee’s Black & Blue that takes place every October in Cabo San Lucas.
In 2006, Bisbee’s Black & Blue had the largest disbursement in prizes, exceeding 4 million dollars, this has been the biggest prize in the history of the fishing sport.
Over the years each tournament has developed its own brand personality, for example on Bisbee’s – East Cape Offshore Is the most relaxing tournament and the experience share on it is just as we imagine the old-style Cabo at 80’s & 70’s, the Bisbee’s Los Cabos Offshore is a tournament with the most social events, with so many story-tales from past editions, greet old friends and finally the main event, the Grand Show: Bisbee’s Black & Blue a tournament which merges with the city of Cabo San Lucas like its main scenario that never disappoints, days of events, parties and frenzy, where the main dish is to go and see the beautiful and giant newly captured specimens in front of the scales of the Marina, an experience that must be lived at least once in a lifetime.