THE SOUTH INDIAN OCEAN BILLFISH COMPETITION 2025

Organised by LE MORNE ANGLERS CLUB, Black River, Mauritius from 8th to 14th February 2025.

Since inception in 2000, the SIOBC has grown to become the major International Billfish event in Southern Indian Ocean. Le Morne Anglers Club was founded in 1955 and joined the International Game Fish Association as member club in 1957. The Club house is situated in Black River Bay which opens directly on the deep waters of the Indian Ocean. With its official IGFA weighing station and docking facilities for boats, Le Morne Anglers Club is a major player in organising sportfishing tournaments.

2025 SIOBC PROGRAM

SATURDAY 8th February 2025

18h30 Arrival at the club and final registration of Captains, Anglers and accompanying guests.

19h00 Briefing followed by a cocktail.

SUNDAY 9th February 2025

First day fishing

Breakfast as from 06h00

Fishing starts at 07h00

Lines out at 16h30

16h45 Weighing cocktail

MONDAY 10th February 2025

Second day fishing

Breakfast as from 06h00

Fishing starts at 07h00

Lines out at 16h30

16h45 Weighing cocktail

TUESDAY 11th February 2025

At leisure

WEDNESDAY 12th February 2025

Third fishing day

Breakfast as from 06h00

Fishing starts at 07h00

Lines out at 16h30

16h45 Weighing cocktail

THURSDAY 13th February 2025

Fourth day fishing

Breakfast as from 06h00

Fishing starts at 07h00

Lines out at 16h30

16h45 Weighing cocktail

FRIDAY 14th February 2025

19h00 Arrival for Award Ceremony

Cocktail and snacks

20h30 Award Ceremony

21h00 Buffet

Please arrange your own transport to and from Le Morne Anglers’ Club.

THE SPONSORS FOR SIOBC