FISHING fans have a great opportunity to claim €15,500 in prize money at an international competition on the Costa del Sol.

Anglers from around the world will descend on Marbella for the 5th Fishing World Cup, to be held on October 26.

“It is a good opportunity to exchange fishing cultures, methods and skills, and build friendships and international connections in sport fishing,” organiser Miguel Angel Lopez told the Olive Press.

The opening ceremony will be held at Palacio de Congresos de Marbella at 6.30pm on October 26.

To register for the competition or for more information call 639 517 527.