Fishing with rubber hooks.

All fisherman have those days when the fish are biting but the hooks just won’t stick.  Here in Hawaii these days are called ‘rubber hook’ days.  I am the new king of rubber hooks.  By my rough but conservative count I lost at lease 10 good pelagics today.  Water was choppy and the current mostly…

Makahiki Tournament 2013 – Day 3

Aquhunters.com Makahiki Fishing Tournament. Makahiki days two and three were kind of a bust.  Frustrating equipment failures and a poor planning had left me with only 10 points after day two.  Hoping for a new start today, I got up at five and thought I’d sort of slowly drink my coffee and read some news,…

Jackson Kayak Signs Jim Sammons

Jackson Kayaks Signs Jim Sammons. Love him or hate him, this is big news for Jackson Kayak and my fellow team mates.  Jackson has a huge presence in the the Southeastern US, but are currently working on expansion to the West (and beyond, as we look to build a team in Hawaii), as well as…

Wicked Tuna?

While I believe in sharing my catch with others, this is pushing it. This little tuna started the fight at about 10lbs, but was reduced to 8 when it got chomped by a big Ono off the side of my boat. I say, Wicked Ono!