Vicki Picking and her husband Brad from Sandy Oregon fished the weekend with us. On Saturday we were in the Hawaii Big Game fishing tournament and started the morning off with a double blue marlin strike and landed both. Then threw the lures back out and Vicki caught another one, made it her second for […]
Caught two ahi tuna fishing the Big Island Marlin Tournament the first day. We have two more days of fishing left . The biggest blue marlin weighed over 400 wins .
833 pounds is the winning fish in the skins marlin derby this weekend!
Caught a blue marlin on the last day of the marlin fishing tournament in Kona. We did not win any money this tournament.
We are fishing the Lure Maker Challenge fishing tournament in Kona this weekend aboard Ez Pickens. The first day we had two nice blue marlin on but lost them both. In day two we had a double hook up, landing a 80 pound ahi tuna and losing a blue marlin.
Tied for first place in Kona Kickoff fishing tournament this weekend. This is the first tournament of the summer with 24 boats entering. We ended up tying for first place with tagging two blue marlin. The first boat that tagged two won 60% of the base purse and 40% go’s to the second boat that […]
We are out pre-fishing for the World Cup Marlin Tournament today. The tournament starts Saturday from 8:30-430 and you can fish any where in the world between those times. The largest fish over 500 pounds wins the $5,000 entry fee from each boat that enters. Kona has won the World Cup about 1/3 of the […]
Ez Pickens ended up catching 6 blue marlin, a spearfish and a ono in the BIMT!! Had a great weekend with world record holders Chip and Jada Van Moles plus Stu. The 33rd Big Island Marlin Tournament Final Catch Log. 80 blue marlin! 76 tagged and released. 1,035.5 Keith Hilton Marlin Magic II 617.5 Craig […]
These five days we fished the Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament. Was its 60th anniversary. I fished on Ez Pickens and ended up in 4th place overall. Was one spearfish away form 3rd place or 1 blue marlin away from 1st place. Coming in to the last day we were in second place with 4 blue […]
We ended up catching 2 blues and 2 spearfish on Ez Pickens and captured 3rd place and won $12,000. Hooked Up had a great day, Captain Zac and Shawn caught 3 marlin and one of the 700 pounds. They would of won the biggest fish for that one if in the tournament..