2019 MDR Halibut Derby Results

Individual Anglers
1st Place – Daniel Ahman – 57.8 lbs – White Seabass (20 lbs Test Line)
2nd Place – Larry Felando – 23.8 lbs – California Halibut *Released – (30 lbs Test Line)
3rd Place – David Contreras – 18.8 lbs – California Halibut *Released – (15 lbs Test Line)
4th Place – Ben Heydinger – 18.6 lbs – California Halibut – (15 lbs Test Line)
5th Place – Jonathan Day – 17.9 lbs – California Halibut
1st Place  – Sea Yah – 57.8 lbs Combined
Daniel Ahman, Jimmy Stathis
2nd Place – Na – 42.6 lbs Combined
David Contreras, Christopher Cooper, Larry Felando
3rd Place – Bugs – 37.5 lbs Combined
Steven Legere, Dylan Legere

Go to Past Years to see this year’s Halibut Derby pictures.

Halibut Derby Seminar

We will be having the Halibut Derby Seminar Thursday May 30th, 2019 at 7pm.

Burton Chace Park Community Room
13650 Mindanao Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

Open Party Trip on the Betty-O

Capt. Mike Reinsch is taking reservations for a 20 person limited load trip aboard the Betty-O for the MDR Halibut Derby.

The cost is $250 for two days of fishing.
Food, Drinks, Fish cleaning & MDR Halibut Derby entrance fee are not included.
The boat will be departing at 5:00 AM and returns at 3:00 PM to make the weigh-in each day.

The boat is filling up fast so reserve your spot to secure your ticket.

The Betty-O frequently runs Bay trips throughout the year, giving Capt. Mike first hand knowledge on the Bay fishery.

Contact Capt. Mike by phone (310) 600-3069 or email mdrfish@gmail.com to reserve a spot on the Betty-O!

2019 Halibut Derby Grand Prizes

We are proud to announce a 5 Days + 4 Nights, 1 Fishing Day for winner and guest at La Paz with Tailhunter International Sportfishing **, a 2.5 day trip aboard the Tomahawk, and 2 spots for the overnight trip on June 30, 2019 on the New Hustler.

** Airfare NOT included **

Tailhunter International
Tomahawk Sportfishing
New Hustler Sportfishing

Save the Date

Marina del Rey Anglers are proud to announce the 44th Annual MDR Halibut Derby is taking place on June 1 & 2, 2019!

Details coming soon!

– MDR Halibut Derby Committee

Thank you for supporting MDRA's philanthropic and conservation efforts. MDRA is a 501(3)C non-profit organization and is entirely operated by dedicated volunteers.

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