Topolobampo Sinaloa “Big Fish” Tournament dates confirmed


The XXVIII edition of the Big Fish 2019 Tournament is confirmed for June 7, 8 and 9 on the Topolobampo boardwalk 

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In a nice and enjoyable party that is just the preamble to a great sports competition, last night was the official presentation of the Big Fish 2019 Sport Fishing Tournament to be held on June 7, 8 and 9 on the Topolobampo seawall.

The XXVIII edition of the successful competition is now ready and a large participation of fishermen of the region and others coming from different parts of the country is expected in search of the capture of the best species and with it the conquest of the first places of the Categories Marlin black and blue, Rayado, Vela, Tuna, Dorado and Wahoo.

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The most pointed competition has an economic purse of three million 600 thousand pesos to distribute among the winners.

The ceremony

The facilities of the EL DEBATE Sports Club were dressed up to be the perfect setting for the official presentation ceremony of the event, which was presided over by the governor of the state of Sinaloa, Qurino Ordaz Coppel, who arrived at the event punctually accompanied by his appreciable wife Mrs. Rossy Fuentes de Ordaz, as well as the director of the Administrative Council of EL DEBATE, Mr. Ildefonso Salido Ibarra and his wife Pilar Artola de Salido.

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It was also attended by the director of the naval sector of Topolobampo, Rear Admiral Manuel Olague; the port captain Jesús López Contreras; the president of the State Association of Sport Fishing Miguel Ángel González and the director of the Municipal Sports Institute in Ahome, Felipe Juárez Soto.

In addition to the judge of the competition, the biologist Rafael Arias and the head of the Municipal Committee of Sport Fishing, Mr. Miguel Ángel Robles Usher.  

The president of the Administrative Council of EL DEBATE, Mr. Ildefonso Salido Ibarra, was in charge of welcoming fishermen and special guests.

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“We are very happy to have the opportunity to organize the XXVIII edition of the Big Fish 2019 Sport Fishing Tournament, which on this occasion we hope will be as successful as all the previous ones, the fishermen will have the opportunity to enjoy once again the natural benefits which presents the Gulf of California and the friendly hospitality of Los Mochis and the port of Topolobampo. Welcome and we wish the best of luck to each and every one of the fishermen who will take part in the competition “

Governor Quirino Ordaz Coppel congratulated the organizers of the lively sports fishing competition “This great animation for participating in the successful tournament is the fruit of what has been done every year, what has been sown and the truth that seeing the The sum of the awards makes the event more attractive, it is also important to support the sponsors and that is why we acknowledge all those who join this great sports cause that comes to give our state a lot of name, It is very important for Sinaloa to be sounding and attracting fishermen coming from many parts of the Republic, my appreciation and recognition to the Salido Ibarra family, who really deserves what they are doing because they are very enthusiastic,They are very close to the front and it is really admirable what they are doing so that THE DEBATE continues to be strengthened by promoting these sporting achievements that make the name of Sinaloa very high “, commented the first state mayor in his participation in the event.

During the event, a video was shown where different aspects of the great atmosphere of the two days of fishing and the award ceremony of the previous edition developed at the facilities of the Topolobampo Nautical Club were appreciated.

The ceremony also featured the participation of the Banda Surooa Puro, before the fishermen and special guests tasted of delicious Sinaloan dishes with which the event ended.

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