White Marlin Fishing Record Day | Ocean City Fishing

August 30 goes down in history....

The Ocean City Marlin Club is reporting an awesome day of white marlin fishing August 30, with 267 releases from Washington Canyon and an amazing 57 releases in a single day from a single boat, the Billfisher, run by Capt. Jon Duffie. This contributes to Billfisher's record-breaking season total of 179 white marlin releases so far.

The other local boat totals, as reported by the OC Marlin Club:

1. Osprey / 22 whites
2. Sea Slammer / 15 whites
3. Reel Joy / 32 whites
4. Pumpin Hard 58 / 19 whites
5. Makara / 32 whites
6. Legasea / 27 whites
7. Tarheel / 30 whites, 1 blue, & 3 dolphin
8. Cerevesa / 33 whites

The Ocean City tourism bureau has posted a video about the record-breaking day, with crew interviews. Here it is: