Tournament News

Yellowtail Shootout 2017 Info

The 2017 Yellowtail Shootout, presented by Costa, is set for June 23rd to 25th and the details are coming together.  It's time to get your crew registered for one of SoCal's most exciting tournaments. LOTS OF CASH AND PRIZES ARE UP FOR GRABS IN A WIDE VARIETY OF CATEGORIES INCLUDING TWO NEW CATEGORIES. New This Year Shimano Tranx Jackpot Bring your Shimano Tranx reel to the captain's meeting to enter it in the Shimano Tranx Jackpot. Shimano Tranx

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2017 Yellowtail Shootout Dates Announced

This years tournament will take place June 23rd to 25th. Captains meeting and Awards Party Location are yet to be determined but we wanted to get you guys the info to set the date on your calendars.

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2016 Yellowtail Shootout Results

This year’s Yellowtail Shootout went off without a hitch and we couldn’t be happier with the turn out and the results! We had a total of 55 teams enter, with over 180 anglers participating. A huge thank you to our title sponsor Costa Del Mar who made the whole tournament possible. THE YELLOWTAIL SHOOTOUT WEEKEND EVENTS WENT OFF WITHOUT A HITCH! The captains meeting was held at the Dana Landing Store on Friday evening, all the captains were in

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2016 Yellowtail Shootout

  The beloved Yellowtail Shootout is coming and we are celebrating the 10th Anniversary of this popular SoCal fishing tournament. Be sure you save the date for Saturday, June 25th for the tournament with the banquet and awards on Sunday, June 26th, at the Marina Village in Mission Bay. The Yellowtail Shootout will offer cash and prizes to anglers who weigh their yellowtail in a variety of categories.   The ever popular, Phil’s BBQ will

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2015 Yellowtail Shootout a Success

We thank Costa Del Mar for headlining for the third year in a row, but it also takes many sponsors and volunteers to pull off an event this big. So a big thanks goes out to all of our sponsors and helpers who made the tournament a huge success.   Everyone enjoyed a great meal at the Kona Kai Resort and then the winners were announced and the prizes were flowing. Results:   This year's First Place was presented by Costa Del Mar to Team #3

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Save the Date, June 27th 2015 for YTSO

Get your calendars and write it down, cause you don't want to miss the 2015 Bloodydecks Yellowtail Shootout on June 27th, 2015. The ever popular Bloodydecks Yellowtail Shootout is back and the cash and prizes are already coming setting the stage for one of our best years ever. The fishing has been epic and everyone is back in the groove, so the tournament should be awesome. Back by popular demand, the captain's meeting and festivities will be held

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2014 Yellowtail Shootout A Success

The recent 2014 Yellowtail Shootout was a great success and Bd would like to thank the teams who fished and industry partners who made it all possible. We give special thanks to our headliner sponsor, Costa, who has been supporting the Shootout for the third year in a row. We also thank the many other companies who helped make the angler’s bags awesome and the raffle prizes over the top. The fishing was good and the winners were celebrated at

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Yellowtail Shootout 2013 Results

The 2013 Yellowtail Shootout was a success, with great weather and good fishing. Especially for our first place winners, team “Bucket List”.  The crew of the“Bucket List” caught a three fish aggregate weight of 61.1 pounds of yellowtail.   First place was presented by Costa Del Mar and included a check for 2,500 dollars, 4 pairs of Costa Del Mar sunglasses, 4 pairs of Aftco Bibs, 4 Aftco hats, a Salty Dawg Custom Rod, a Bubba Blade, 2

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2013 Yellowtail Shootout is just 2 weeks away!

2013 Yellowtail Shootout is just 2 weeks away!   Hard to believe June is here and that means the countdown has started to the 7th annual Bloody Decks Yellowtail Shootout on June 21st, 22nd and 23rd. The stage is set for the biggest, best Yellowtail Shootout yet. “The Yellowtail bite is already the best it's been in years, so we are looking forward to a great tournament with lots of nice fish” says Ali Hussainy of BD Outdoors. We will have

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Big Fish Dominate 2012 Shootout

The 47 teams fishing the Bloodydecks Yellowtail Shootout found some nice fish, but the 39.2-pounder caught by Outlaw took the cake. After a couple of years of tough fishing and a slow economy, the 6th annual Bloodydecks Yellowtail Shootout presented by Costa was happy to see some solid yellowtail reports coming in as the tournament kicked off. Everyone was amped up for some good fishing, and as always, a big party with great food and all sorts of

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