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Thursday, 03 May 2018 09:37

First Time Offshore Anglers Win in Extreme Kayak Fishing Tournament

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The Sailfish Smackdown Series in 2018 crowned two champions from Pittsburgh, PA. & Jacksonville FL - the first time anglers from out of town won back to back tournaments.

Brandon Skoff from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania won Leg 2 of the Smackdown taking home 5k from RAILBLAZA & Turbo USA & a Sailfish Trophy from Global Fishmounts. 


2018 marks the first time anglers from out of town won back to back tournaments.

First time offshore angler Franco Natividad from Jacksonville, FL. won Leg 1 to take home 5k from RAILBLAZA & Turbo USA and placed 3rd in Leg 2 winning 1,000.00 from Nautical Ventures Marine Superstore. With the combined 2 Sailfish he took home the EKFT Billfish Championship Ring!

Stats:
1st - Brandon Skoff,  $5,000.00 Railblaza, Turbo USA Global Fishmounts Trophy
2nd - Thomas Kuhns, $2,000.00 Railblaza, Turbo USA, Global Fishmounts plaque, YETI Hopper Flip Cooler
3rd - Franco Natividad, $1000.00 Nautical Ventures 
4th - Sammy Palacios,  Global Fishmounts plaque
Nautical Ventures Mahi Division - Brian Whelan 7.7lbs
Jacksonville Angler Franco Natividad wins the EKFT Championship Billfish Ring!!

 
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