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Slideshow: ILTT Over the Years

BIG HAUL: More than 40 fish, including 19 Allison tuna, 18 albacore, and four blackfin tuna were taken by this group of anglers in one day's fishing from Guide Russel Young's "Sea Wolfe." The anglers were officers from the frigate HMS "Whirlwind."   September 1968 cover of The Bermudian magazine.   Light Tackle Tournament winners, the Virginia Angler's Club, with a sampling of their catch. From left: David Lines (a Bermudian guest of the club), William B. Duval and Richard…


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A Brief History of the ILTT

The first International Light Tackle Tournament (ILTT) was in 1961 and grew out of a governmentsponsored tournament between the Bahamas and Bermuda. Author Joe Brooks who was friends with Pete Perinchief and others, formed a team of American Sports Writers…


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Reflections of the ILTT: celebrating 50 years of fun, fishing and friendships.

Crayton Greene first fished the International Light Tackle Tournament in 1968 for Bermuda Anglers Club and the team won.  In all he fished twenty-eight times over five decades, winning six times. His last tournament was in 2006, on team Thumbs…


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A Living Museum

Seen from the air, as one aerial photograph reveals, the grounds of Government House constitute a reassuringly green expanse, their 33 acres stretching down from Marsh Folly Road to the north shore. The lawns and gardens alone would be enough…


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Slideshow: Lilies

'Tis the season of the Easter Lily!   We invite you to take a walk with us down a sweetly scented memory lane to years gone by when Easter Lillies covered every inch of our island...   {gallery}Lilies:697:410::0{/gallery}    

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Slideshow: The Year in Photos

In anticipation of the New Year, The Bermudian takes a look back at our favourite photos of 2015. From beautiful Bermuda homes in our Annual Building Design Awards to the talented men and women featured in our first ever Made…