Montauk Canyon Challenge

Written By:  cws-admin May 6, 2016 at 3:21 pm

 The Montauk Canyon Challenge July 15th – 24th, 2016





Team SI Yachts’ Montauk Canyon Challenge will be held July 15-24th, 2016. It’s an exceptional two weekend tournament benefiting Sergeant Eddie Ryan, a Purple Heart recipient.  Friends, new & old, anglers, sportfish enthusiasts, Montauk Yacht Club members and transient visitors gathered together to catch the most overall fish and heaviest species to win over $80,000 in cash and prizes.

Team SI Yachts is proud to announce our Canyon Challenge raised a over $12,000 for the Hagedorn Cleft Palate Center. Through sales of raffle tickets for a bluefin fishing trip aboard the” Canyon Runner” and donations from participants we were able to give back to this cause. To register for our tournament please visit:

100% of all Calcutta Dollars collected will be paid out or returned
Captains may review Calcutta spreadsheet detailing which boats are in each Calcutta at anytime during the Tournament by contacting Tournament Director. Calcutta must be paid in cash prior to weighing of 1st fish.
In the event of a category with no fish weighed, boats in that Calcutta will receive a refund.
Calcutta’s of $500 or more are split 70/30 between 1st & 2nd Place ($250 Calcutta – 1 winner of 100%)

2016 Prize Structure:
$10,000 1st Place Big Eye Tuna
$2,500 2nd Place Big Eye Tuna
$5,000 1st Place Yellowfin Tuna
$2,500 2nd Place Yellowfin Tuna
$5,000 1st Place Albacore Tuna
$2,500 2nd Place Albacore Tuna
$2,500 1st Place Top Three Yellowfin
$1,000 2nd Place Top Three Yellowfin
​$2,500 Most Marlin Releases Points
1st Place Mahi Mahi
1st Place Mako Shark
$1,000 1st Place Swordfish
$1,000 1st Place Wahoo ​
$1,000 1st Place Bluefin
$500 Top Female Angler
$500 Top Junior Angler

Click here to view photos from the event!