PHILIPSBURG--The 10th annual SXM Wahoo tournament is set to take place on October 26. The St. Maarten Sport Fishing Foundation (SSFF)competition has been recognized as a qualifying event for the Offshore World Championship (OWC) tournament in Costa Rica.

   The OWC is the biggest offshore fishing tournament in the world, with teams from all over the globe gathering for one week in a neutral location to compete to become the world’s best fisherman or fishing team.   
  Entry to the OWC is by invitation only.
The winning fishing team of the SXM Wahoo tournament will receive an invitation to represent St. Maarten at the World Offshore Championship in April 2020 in Quepos, Costa Rica.
 Registration forms are available on Official registration is 5-7:00pm on Friday October 25 at Outdoor World Yamaha located at Blue Pearl Marina in Cole Bay.