Tournament Series Wrap

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The ECBC is a part of several different season-long competitions, where teams have the opportunity to fish for even more than just the tournament’s prize money and bragging rights. Here’s a recap of those various series.

Gulf Coast Triple Crown Championship
Gulf Coast Triple Crown
Dennis Pasentine and the Relentless Pursuit won the Gulf Coast Triple Crown this year, thanks to additional release points generated from their participation in the ...

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The ECBC: A Charitable Partner

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One of the founding cornerstones of the ECBC was that it would have a significant and lasting impact through charitable contributions, both in the tournament sportfishing world and also within the local seaside communities surrounding the Sandestin Golf and Beach Club in Florida’s scenic Panhandle.

In 2015 those founding tenets carried through to the distribution of charitable funds to many worthwhile beneficiaries. The Billfish Foundation received $5,000 to continue their conservation ...

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In High Cotton

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In Southern vernacular, the expression “In High Cotton” is typically used to describe someone who is financially well-off. After pocketing a check for $195,277 for its record-breaking 899.6-pound blue marlin in the 2015 ECBC, Team Cotton Patch certainly won’t be worried about getting evicted from the boat slip anytime soon. But for captain/owner Johnny Dorland, this grand championship win is about much more than dollars and cents.

“I caught my first billfish, a sail, in 1968 when I was 13 years ...

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