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WIREMAN

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

2013 MARLIN OVER 500 POUNDS IN KONA thru June 20, 2013 WEIGHT BOAT SKIPPER 550 HOOKED UP WIGZELL 1,008 HOLO HOLO PATTENGILL T/R 500 SEA WIFE MONTGRIEG 690 HOOKED UP WIGZELL T/R 500 MARLIN MAGIC TONEY T/R 500 HUMDINGER FAY 673 LEPIKA NITTA T/R 500 MAKANA LANI FOGARTY T/R 700 MAKANA LANI FOGARTY T/R 650 [...]

By | 2013-06-22T01:05:22+00:00 June 22nd, 2013|Tournaments|0 Comments

Kona is firing pretty well now…!

Report from the Charter Desk is that they have weighed 13 ahi so far today between 90 and 192 pounds and they have 6 more "known" on their way in. In addition, there have been some 35 blue marlin caught so far in June. Six of these were over 500 pounds with the largest coming [...]

By | 2013-06-12T05:18:54+00:00 June 12th, 2013|Tournaments|0 Comments

Newsletter from 1988 and 1992

Last night, I reached up to grab a manilla envelope I did not recognize off of the top shelf of the book case. Click the link below to see some of the fun things I found - newsletters from 1988 and 1992 writing about our second year tournaments and what it looked like going into [...]

By | 2013-06-10T02:00:41+00:00 June 10th, 2013|Tournaments|0 Comments

Kona Marlin Tournaments Pre Season Notes

Tournament season in Kona must be getting close because we are preparing to migrate down the mountain to the summer office at Honokohau Harbor. PLEASE NOTE: TOURNAMENT HQ OFFICE WILL RETURN TO THE GENTRY'S MARINA LOCATION ABOVE OCEAN ECO TOURS/HARBOR DIVE CENTER - OPEN FIRST WEEK OF JUNE. The view from the Fuel Dock was [...]

By | 2013-05-27T14:20:05+00:00 May 27th, 2013|Tournaments|0 Comments