At left: Capt. Romeo's BIG catch in 1978
The fish in Virginia Beach Fishing Centers Show case.
A 1,093 lb. Blue Marlin caught off the coast of Virginia Beach...(This article was featured in The Virginian Pilot in September of 1978)
His Tournament Wins include:
Four-time winner of the Blue Fin Tournament in Virginia Beach. - 1979 1980 1981 1982.
Two-time 1st place winner of the Cape Henry Billfish Tournament for 1980 1983.
Two-time winner of the Cape Henry Billfish Tournament and 1st place over all Billfish catch in 1984 and 1985.
Two time winner of the Ocean City Maryland White Marlin Open for 1978 and1987.
1st place winner of the Big Rock Tournament for 1988.
1st place winner of the Virginia Beach Tuna Tournament in 1989 with a 274.7lb Big Eye Tuna which at the time also took the new state record for Virginia.
1st place winner of the Eastern Shore Marlin Tournament.
3rd place winner of the Eastern Shore Marlin Tournament.
1st place winner of the 2006 Virginia Beach Invetational Marlin Tournament.
Winner of the 1987 Virginia Saltwater Fishing Tournament with a 788lb Blue Marlin.
Most noteworthy - 1978-winner of the Virginia Saltwater Fishing Tournament for his 1093 lb. Blue Marlin which is also the current state record for Virginia.
Tournament Updates - Latest Tourneys for Captain Mike Romeo
2006-1st place Virginia Beach Invitaional Marlin Tournament.
2006-3rd place Virginia Beach Tuna Tournament.
2007-1st place Winner of the Hatteras Marlin Tournament on the Backlash with a 613lb blue marlin.
2007-1st-place Winner of the Virginia Beach Invitaional Marlin Tournament.
2008-1st-place Winner of the Virginia Beach Tuna Tournament(largest) tuna award.
2008-2nd-place Winner of the Virginia Beach Invitaional Marlin Tournament. (Sniper)
2008-2nd-place Winner of the Ladies Tournament (Wine, Woman, and Fishing).