Bill Donahue reeled in a massive return on his investment.
Richmond Hill resident Bill Donahue (left of the marlin and behind a bucket) poses after he and his friends caught a 560-pound black marlin during the 30th annual Bisbee’s Black & Blue Marlin Tournament in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, on Oct. 20, 2010. Donahue and his friends won the event. Photo Special to the Savannah Morning News
The 60-year-old Richmond Hill resident and two of his friends paid $10,000 apiece to compete as a team in the 30th annual Bisbee’s Black & Blue Marlin Tournament, a prestigious international fishing tournament in October in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
They caught a 560-pound black marlin during the first day of the tournament and a 347-pound black marlin on the final day of the event to win first place and $254,905.