Congratulation to the 2014 MacLeod Ledge Bluefin Tuna Cup Champions “the Biggest Fish Hunters” out of Acton Ontario who measured a 10 foot 3 inch fish squeezing out Denis Potvin & his NY Friends with Captain Kenny McRae who measured a 10 foot 2 inch fish on opening day. The Biggest Fish Hunters put a challenge out all the participating teams to return next year and bring one more team with them!! From left to right Jim Chaisson, Len Christopher, Matt Langsford, Sheldon Gallant, Steven Christopher, Peter Gauthier (Captain), Erv Skrien, Ross Gauthier (First Mate) and Anne Arsenault (Event Coordinator)
We had participants from as far away as Australia who traveled to Tignish to take part in the event. Every team hooked up and measured fish varying from 7 foot 4 inch to the winning measure of 10 foot 3 inch.
The $2000 donation was made by the Biggest Fish Hunters to the Tignish Minor Hockey Association.
From left to right Francis Morrissey (Chair Tignish Minor Hockey) Jim Chaisson, Sheldon Gallant, Denis Potvin former NY Islanders NHL star who had his own team in the event, Steven Christopher, Len Christopher and Erv Skrien.
Click below to view the 2014 Tuna Cup Video