Marina Cap Cana presents this weekend the tenth edition of its signature tournament, the Cap Cana Classic, to close its successful 2016 Sportfishing Tournament Season, which will involve at least 25 vessels from the United States, Aruba, Puerto Rico, Venezuela and fishermen of the leading yacht clubs and marinas in the Dominican Republic.
This year the tournament will feature the participation and support of the “Billfish Foundation”, an organization working for the benefit in the conservation and preservation of billfish species; the IGFTO composed of international observers confirming the release of species during the tournament as well as the presence of prominent international sport fishermen.
The Cap Cana Classic is the longest-serving and flagship Marina Cap Cana tournament and to this day has allowed the destination to be ranked as the best and with the largest number of fishing tournaments held not only in the Dominican Republic, but throughout the Caribbean; and this because like the DR is a potential destination for sport fishing species attracting fishermen and boats from all over the world.
The Cap Cana Classic is part of the DR Billfish Triple Header, a series of 3 tournaments taking place in the country by International Billfish Tours, where the boat and fisherman that release the most billfish during these three tournaments are rewarded. Meanwhile the Classic rewards the highest number of releases, by Fisherman, Boat, Female Angler and Teen Angler.
It is sponsored by brands such as President, Barcelo, PetroMovil, Pepsi, EuropCar, WT Planner Box as organizer of the tournament, FishTrack, Marino Centro Captain Forrest, Red America Motors, ABOARD Magazine, Parker Racor, MEDVEL, San Juan Shopping Center, ALLIED PR, Globalex, Magna Motors, Hyundai and Punta Cana Bavaro Magazine, among others.
Challenging sportfishing, friends, social activities with a local traditional touch, and celebrating Christmas in Cap Cana, are part of what participants will encounter during this weekend. In addition to this, an agenda of activities for guests of fishermen where they will enjoy the beauty of Los Establos,of experiences to live by Scape Park 2, of the pampering and attention of Elite Retreat by Alsol, fun in the Punta Espada is organized Golf course, and the exquisite cuisine of the restaurant La Mona in Playa Juanillo.