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28th Black Marlin Classic Lizard Island

Race Updates

Five tags in the 2015 Lizard Island, Australia IGMR have popped up this year. Currently leading the race is Fish 5- Team Kekoa with their black marlin that swam 1,805 nautical miles in 157 days Read more >>

Tag Data

IGMR Race Tag Data
 

Team 1: On Site sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance: 806 nm

Team Name: On Site
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 68 kg (150 lb)
Angler: G. Whiticker
Tagged By: J. Riggs
Deployment Date: October 21, 2015
Pop-Up Date: February 8, 2016
Distance Traveled: 806 nm

Team 2: Athaldo sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance: 1,312 nm

Team Name: Athaldo
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 380 kg (838 lb)
Angler: Josh Eggins
Tagged By: Colin G
Deployment Date: October 22, 2015
Pop-Up Date: June 18, 2016
Distance Traveled: 1,312 nm

Team 3: Think Big sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance: 431 nm

Team Name: Think Big
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 45 kg (99 lb)
Angler: Sharon Poulter
Tagged By: Luke Bell
Deployment Date: October 23, 2015
Pop-Up Date: March 26, 2016
Distance Traveled: 431 nm

Team 4: Zulu sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance: 13 nm

Team Name: Zulu
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 386 kg (850 lb)
Angler: Graham Darby
Tagged By: Greg Davison
Deployment Date: October 28, 2015
Pop-Up Date: October 30, 2015
Distance Traveled: 13nm

Team 5: Kekoa sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance: 1,805 nm

Team Name: Kekoa
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 181 kg (400 lb)
Angler: Jada Holt
Tagged By: Chip Van Mols
Deployment Date: October 29, 2015
Pop-Up Date: April 3, 2016
Distance Traveled: 1,805 nm

Team 6: Hellraiser II sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance:Tag Did Not Report

Team Name: Hellraiser II
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 113 kg (250 lb)
Angler: Emma Atkinson
Tagged By: T. Carpenter
Deployment Date: November 2, 2015
Pop-Up Date:
Distance Traveled:

Team 7: Viking II sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance: 4,393 nm

Team Name: Viking II
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 318 kg (700 lb)
Angler: Gee Soh
Tagged By: Glenn Johnston
Deployment Date: November 4, 2015
Pop-Up Date: July 1, 2016
Distance Traveled: 4,393 nm

Team 8: Kalira sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance:Tag Did Not Report

Team Name: Kalira
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 454 kg (1,000 lb)
Angler: Dave Hawkeswood
Tagged By:
Deployment Date: November 6, 2015
Pop-Up Date:
Distance Traveled:

Team 9: Levante sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance: 1 nm

Team Name: Levante
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 68 kg (150 lb)
Angler: Connor Lynch
Tagged By: Grant Harrison 
Deployment Date: November 7, 2015
Pop-Up Date: November 8, 2015
Distance Traveled: 1 nm

Team 10: Ultimate Lady sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance:1,319 nm

Team Name: Ultimate Lady
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 159 kg (350 lb)
Angler: Chris Stephenson
Tagged By: Jeremy Bapte
Deployment Date: November 21, 2015
Pop-Up Date: January 10, 2016
Distance Traveled: 1,319 nm

Team 11: Amokura sponsored by Peter Teakle
Tag distance: 168 nm

Team Name: Amokura
Sponsor: Peter Teakle
Species Tagged: Black Marlin
Species Size: 136 kg (300 lb)
Angler: John Sandy
Tagged By: Jake Wgatt
Deployment Date: November 23, 2015
Pop-Up Date: January 2, 2016
Distance Traveled: 168 nm