Cabo Yachts recently concluded its sixth annual CABO Kids tournament, announcing seven winners across three different age categories. This unique tournament is designed to promote family participation and cultivate new anglers in the challenges and enjoyment of sportfishing. Designed for children between the ages of 5-16, each participant in the tournament was fishing aboard a CABO to be eligible for an award. The winners for the 2008 tournament are as follows:
GRAND PRIZE WINNER
Andy Quattlebaum (Age 11) Pawleys Island, S.C. 40 Express "Just One More V"
First Place - Jack Willis (Age 6) Barnstable, Mass. 35 Express "Fluid Motion"
Second Place - Noah Mann (Age 8) Rogersville, Tenn. 35 Flybridge "Shogun"
First Place - Madison Yearwood (Age 11) Victoria, Texas 35 Express "Tailwalker"
Second Place - Ryan Krumins (Age 12) Winter Park, Fla. 45 Express "Dakeri"
First Place - Lawson Brakefield (Age 14) Dothan, Ala. 35 Express "Dreadnought"
Second Place - Brandon Krumins (Age 14) Winter Park, Fla. 45 Expess "Dakeri"
The overall grand prize winner received a $2,500 scholarship as well as a new rod and reel. The first place winners all received $500 with a new rod and reel, and the second place winners received a new rod and reel.
"We were very pleased with the level of interest in this year's Cabo Kids Tournament, and are proud to recognize this year's winners," stated Austin Rothbard, president of Cabo Yachts. "We look forward to seeing these young anglers grow to be the future leaders in our sport and in our industry."
About Cabo Yachts
Headquartered in Adelanto, Calif., Cabo Yachts has enjoyed a well-deserved reputation as one of the world's top builders of sportfishing boats from 32 to 52 feet for more than 16 years. Together with Albemarle Boats and Hatteras Yachts, Cabo is part of the Hatteras Collection suite of the Brunswick Boat Group.
About the Hatteras Collection
The Hatteras Collection, a unit of the Brunswick Boat Group, is recognized as a world leader in the construction of quality offshore fishing boats, sportfishing convertibles and luxury motoryachts through the Albemarle Boats, Cabo Yachts and Hatteras Yachts brands. The Collection includes sportfishing boats ranging from 24 to 90 feet and luxury motoryachts from 56 to 105 feet. For more information, please visit www.albemarleboats.com, www.caboyachts.com and www.hatterasyachts.com.