The Mayor’s Cup

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The Mayor’s Cup has become one of the most prestigious fishing tournaments in South Florida. Teams come from across the country to compete for over $150,000 in cash prizes and the right to “own” the Mayor’s Cup for one year.  It takes place at Monty’s Coconut Grove located in Miami Florida, the last weekend in January.

The Mayor’s Cup - Event Details

Date: January 22 , 2014 to January 25, 2014

Times: Thursday, January 22 - Sunday, January 25, 2014

Location: Monty's Coconut Grove,   2550 S Bayshore Drive, Miami, FL 33133

Admission: Entry fees start at $1,695.

The Mayor's Cup Fishing Tournament registration can be done online.

Contact: Ocean Promotions Address: 2550 S. Bayshore Drive, Suite 11, Coconut Grove, FL 33133 The Mayor's Cup Tournament Hotline: 305-461-2700


Marlin at Mayors Cup

A Marlin on the line at the Mayors Cup, Miami

Professional and amateur anglers will participate from January 22-25, 2015 at The Mayor’s Cup fishing tournament. 

Angler’s Rules

The Mayor’s Cup rules are basic to minimize the amount of restrictions on the anglers so that a wider array of anglers can participate. Some basic rules include:

  * Camera Verification - All teams must verify their catch with a digital camera or video camera.
  * Boundaries - Carysfort to Port Everglades.
  * All-Tackle - Use the tackle you are comfortable with
  * Circle hooks mandatory - In accordance with the NMFS rule, non-offset circle hooks must be used.
  * Amateur divisions - Fish against teams within your skill level.
  * Billfish and fun fish prizes - More chances to win.

Prize Categories for 2014 Prize Categories TBD

The King’s Ransom is a winner-take-all prize with the team with the most billfish release points during the tournament wins gets 100% to top team.  Team entry is $1,000 per team.

Other categories:
Top Team - Open - Inboard
Top Open Angler
Top Captain
Fun Fish Fortune
Amateur Diamond Daily
Amateur Overall
Recession Daily
Recession Overall
Diamond Daily
Top Amateur Team
Top Amateur Angler
Top Amateur Captain
Top Female Angler
Top Junior Angler
Heaviest Dolphin
Heaviest Kingfish
Heaviest Tuna
Heaviest Wahoo

2014 Monty’s Marina and Dock Space—

Monty’s is located right in the heart of Coconut Grove. Dock space is limited so make your reservations early. 24-Security provided by Custom Protection Security. For rates contact the Dockmaster at 305-854-7997.