IWFA 2017 Billfish Tournament

Columbia IWFA Guatemala Group Photo

IWFA Ladies sporting their Columbia gear at  the Casa Vieja Lodge

In November, 2017, twenty four members of the IWFA ascended on the Casa Vieja Lodge for a bilfish tournament. The ladies released 238 sailfish and 3 blue marlin in 2 days! 

 Marlin Magazine covered the tournament in the following online article https://www.marlinmag.com/international-womens-fishing-association-2017-guatemala-billfish-tournament

Congratulations to the Tournament Winners!

Billfish Tournament Winners1st Place Angler Serena Wilson
2nd Place Angler Fran McKelvey
3rd Place Angler Connie O’Day





1st Place Team

Billfish 1st Place TeamDonna Krehling
Jill Gaddis
Suzie Villere
Serena Wilson




2nd Place Team

Billfish Tournament 2nd Place TeamDiane Locke
Linda Nolasco
Aledia Tush
Jing Torn




3rd Place Team

Billfish 3rd Place TeamKathy Gillen
Fran McKelvey
Ellen Matthews
Mary Peachin




Top Boat Day 1

Billfish Top Boat Day 1Jing Torn
Susan Coleman
Fran McKelvey
Kim Clement



Top Boat Day 2

Billfish Top Boat Day 2Joanne Kolius
Brenda Moore
Serena Wilson
Jing Torn



And more memories...

Billfish Beth Jenks Fighting SailBillfish Finest KindBillfish ReleaseBillfish Laura JenksBillfish Kathy and Brenda Double HeaderBillfish SailfishBillfish Ellen Matthews Sail on FlyBillfish Celebrating Diane Locke

 Thank you to our generous tournament sponsors

Casa Vieja LodgeColumbia