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Firecracker Open Final Result Summary

Bite Me 2 hooked and captured a last minute 513 pound blue marlin to Completely (with a capital C) rearrange the leader board and also create scoring recalculations that will delay the comprehensive publishing of the final results - hence the summary below:   FIRST: Bite Me 2 - 513 pts = $88,100.00 SECOND: Monkey [...]

By | 2013-07-08T08:35:00+00:00 July 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Firecracker Open Registration TODAY

The 26th Annual Firecracker Open Big Game Tournament starts fishing tomorrow. Save some time and don't stand in line, drop by the Tournament Office at Honokohau Harbor and preregister so you can kick back and enjoy yourself this evening. As everyone likely knows by now, Team "Rod Bender" caught a 1,043 pound blue GRANDER Wednesday [...]

By | 2013-07-05T18:18:56+00:00 July 5th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kona Kick Off Final Results

Final Results for the 2013 Kona Kick Off are posted on that tournament page Please look to "Latest Updates" for my general rambling dialog, and to each individual tournament page for the "official" results now that the season has started. We are off to a great start and the Marlin Magic Lure Tournament today [...]

By | 2013-07-03T06:14:46+00:00 July 3rd, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kona Kick Off Day One Results

You can also download a PDF or an Excel Spreadsheet of the results. 2013 KONA KICK OFF CATCH SUMMARY Largest Fish of Tournament Species Boat Angler Weight Larget Marlin Marlin Magic II Painless Paul 557.5 Largest Ahi Largest Ono Largest Mahi Day 1 Catch Report Blue Marlin Boat Angler Weight Time Points Weighed Marlin Magic II Painless [...]

By | 2013-06-30T04:29:38+00:00 June 30th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Office Location and Entry Fee policy

OK, we are getting close to the Kona Kick Off and the start of the 2013 Hawaii Marlin Tournament Series! Please remember, we are back in our "old" office in the Gentry's Kona Marina complex on the 'mauka' or mountain side of the harbor. Honokohau harbor is located between the Airport and Kailua village. There [...]

By | 2013-06-25T21:51:47+00:00 June 25th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments


is our new TV product. The anglers get the glory and the skippers get the fame. Rarely recognized, the WIREMAN puts his life on the line for the team, almost every time a marlin comes to the boat. Marlin are great equalizers. No one can buy a marlin to the boat. One must have a [...]

By | 2013-06-22T23:44:43+00:00 June 22nd, 2013|Tournaments|0 Comments