47th Annual 2024 MBGFC Memorial Day Tournament

The Mobile Big Game Fishing Club’s
Gulf Coast Masters

47th Annual 2024 MBGFC Memorial Day Tournament

May 22 – 26, 2024
Chairmen – Matthew Sayers
Committee – Angelo DePaola, Lee Jones, Shawn Park, and Robbie Carter

2024 Gulf Coast Masters

Registration and Cash Rewards via CatchStat
Entry Fee is $6,000 per boat, covers entire team including crew and captain and mate
attending all functions, Ditty Bag for 4 people, more available for purchase
$600 late fee after May 11, 2024

Wednesday May 22, 2024

Registration & Captains Meeting at Clubhouse

1pm-5:30pm   Registration, Optionals, Pick up Bitty Bags & Captains Meeting
5:30-6pm       Captain’s Meeting at Clubhouse
6:00-10pm     Party (Dinner Drinks Band)
wrist bands from captains meeting

Thursday May 23, 2024

8 am – 10 am    Breakfast Grab & Go
10 am     Optionals End
11 am      Shotgun Start at Perdido Pass Farewell Buoy and Fishing Begins

Boats may not depart until the Thursday 11 AM Perdido Pass Shotgun Start of the Tournament.  All boats must depart from Perdido Pass.  The starting point will be north of the Farewell VHF check out required.  Please remember that the owner, captain, or registered angler must sign out on the official sign out sheet at After the captains meeting.  Please refer to Gulf Coast Masters Rules pages of tournament book for GCM specific rules, guidelines, fishing times, etc.

Friday May 24, 2024

7 pm – 8 pm             Weigh Dock

Saturday May 25, 2024

4 pm – 7 pm Weigh Dock
6 pm Must check in at Perdido Pass Rocks / North of Bridge

Sunday May 26, 2025

9 am                        Awards Ceremony at MBGFC Clubhouse

All Tournament Awards are based on 75 registered tournament boats. Payouts are subject to change depending on the number of entries. Awards for Heaviest Fish will be presented to the angler/boat for fish caught in the following categories:

1st 2nd 3rd
Blue Marlin $80,000 $40,000 $20,000
Catch and Release $40,000 $20,000 $10,000
Tuna $20,000 $10,000 $5,000
Wahoo $20,000 $10,000 $5,000
Dolphin $20,000 $10,000 $5,000


C&R, Blue Marlin, Tuna, Wahoo, Dolphin, No Sonar, Crew Jackpot and Swordfish
Website: https://classicfishingevents.com/gulf-coast-masters-home/