The Kona Kick Off is the second event in the Hawaii Marlin Tournament Series.
A “Four Flags” tournament, the largest marlin earns 40% of the base purse.
The largest ahi, ono and mahi each earn 20% of the base purse.
There are optional daily entries as well.
2017 – Schedule of Events
June 23rd 6PM -Pupus, Registration and Team Briefing at Hawaii Big Game Fishing Club.
June 24th 7AM to 4PM – Fishing
June 25th 7AM to 4PM – Fishing
June 25th 6PM – Awards Party at Hawaii Big Game Fishing Club
For an old fashioned (printable) entry form, click here: 2017 Kick off cash entry
Follow the links below to access the contest rules. To register, please download and complete the Team Entry Form and select a payment form according to your preferred method of payment. Mahalo.
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>
Rodney Carroll with his 613 lb. blue, winner of the Kona Kick Off. Caught on board Ihu Nui with Capt. McGrew Rice, Carlton Arai and Kaulike Rice. Rachel Carroll (holding the check) contributed a blue marlin tag and release.