BIG GAME TOURNAMENT
Kona’s signature “Big Game” Tournament that scores ahi and marlin points for the base purse.
Optional categories for the largest marlin and ahi of each day and of the two day tournament.
2017 Firecracker Open Points and Marlin Spreadsheet Pages: 2017 firecracker points and marlin spreadsheet
2017 Firecracker Open Ahi Pages Spreadsheet: 2017 firecracker ahi spread
2018 – Schedule of Events
June 29th 6PM – Pupus, Registration and Team Briefing at Hawaii Big Game Fishing Club.
June 30th 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM – Fishing
July 1st 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM – Fishing
July 1st 6PM – Awards Party at Hawaii Big Game Fishing Club
For an old fashioned, paper (printable) entry form click here: 2018 fco cash
2017 Firecracker Open – $101,350.00 Winner – KRISTA O
SMALLEST BOAT – BIGGEST MARLIN = KONA STYLE!
CAPT. MIKE OSHIRO LED ANGLER DARREN HAYASHI TO THE LARGEST MARLIN OF DAY ONE OF THE FIRECRACKER OPEN IN KONA, HAWAII. DAVID MAGALLANES WAS AND SHALL ALWAYS BE, MIKE’S RIGHT HAND FISHIN’ PATNAH. UNCLE KIMO ON THE ASSIST. DARREN’S MARLIN WENT 533 POUNDS TO BEST THE 470.5 ON “END OF THE LINE”. THE TEAM ON BOARD KRISTA O EARNED A COOL $101,350.00.
All HMTS Tournaments abide by the International Game Fishing Association’s International Angling Rules – Rules for Fishing in Fresh and Salt Water. A copy of these rules is supplied to each team prior to fishing and is also available HERE>
Illusion First Place Overall in 2016
EZ Pickens Second Place Overall
Nasty Habit Third Place Tie (60%)
Huntress Third Place Tie (40%)
Huntress earned $22,882
Bwana brought in a 208.5lb Ahi along with a Marlin tag earning them $55,530
Piper earned $19,800 finishing with two tagged Marlin
Lehuanani’s 203.5lb Ahi earned them a $15,120 check
Lightspeed earned a check for $8,910 with a Marlin Tag and an Ahi
2015 Firecracker Open – $183,150.00 Winner