2214 Pound Halibut Takes The Lead In The Homer Derby

first_imgFrom mid-May to mid-September every year thousands of anglers come to Homer, “The Halibut Fishing Capital of the World”, to fish in the Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby. Derby info available at: Camp caught the halibut with Midnight Sun Charters and Captain Brian Nollar on the Bell Iles. The Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby is the longest running halibut fishing competition with the largest total payout in Alaska. You can purchase Derby tickets at businesses all over Homer, and tickets are required in order to participate. The overall winners will be announced at the September 20th Jackpot Halibut Derby Gala. Facebook0TwitterEmailPrintFriendly分享Halfway through the Homer Halibut Jackpot Derby and we once again have a new face in the top overall standings.Ashley Camp from Vancouver, British Columbia has taken the lead with a 221.4 pound and 76-inch halibut. In second place, Bevilyn Wright from Dalhart, Texas with a 194.0 pound and 79-inch halibut. Wright caught on a private boat called the Bottom Fi$her with Captain Jared Berg.last_img

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