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Hawaii Fishing Tournaments

Hawaii Fishing Tournaments


Hawaii Fishing Tournaments In Kona Hawaii For 2013

This is a complete listing of all of the Hawaii fishing tournaments for blue marlin in Kona Hawaii for 2012. Call (800) 926-2374 for details on any of the blue marlin fishing tournaments in Kona Hawaii listed below, or e-mail us to check charter availability for tournament fishing. Dates subject to change.

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Hawaii Fishing Tournaments in Kona for 2013

Rock & Reel Tournament – June 15th & 16th

Kona Kick Off - June 29th & 30th

The Kona Kick Off is the first event in the Hawaii Marlin Tournament Series. A “Four Flags” tournament, the largest marlin earns 40% of the base purse, and the largest ahi, ono and mahi each earn 20% of the base purse. There are optional daily entries as well.  For Entry Forms CLICK HERE

Firecracker Open - July 6th & 7th

Kona’s signature “Big Game” Tournament that scores ahi and marlin points for the base purse.  Optional categories for the largest marlin and ahi of each day and of the two day tournament.  For Entry forms CLICK HERE

29th Annual World Cup Tournament – July 4th

The “World Cup” is truly the only worldwide tournament of its kind. Each July 4, teams fish for 8 hours in their time zone to see who can catch the largest blue marlin over 500 pounds. Winner takes all. There is no second place. July 4, 2011 is on Monday and the cash prize will be in the hundreds of thousands.  The World Cup supports game fishing though its support of the IGFA and The Billfish Foundation. For More Information CLICK HERE

Skins Marlin DerbyJuly 12th, 13th & 14th

The most unique Big Marlin competition in the world! Patterned after the golf format, the base purse is available each fishing day to the largest marlin weighing 500 lbs or more. If no one catches a marlin of that size, the day’s purse rolls over and is added to the next day’s purse.  For Entry Forms CLICK HERE

Hawaii Marlin Tournament Series ChampionshipJuly 19th, 20th, & 21th

The top ten scoring anglers and teams from the preceding year, gather to compete and crown the Champion of the Hawaii Marlin Tournament Series. Tournament is also open to teams and anglers that have won any HMTS Event in the previous 5 years.  For Entry Forms CLICK HERE

54rd Annual Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament  – August 3th-10th

For More Information CLICK HERE

27th Annual Big Island Marlin Tournament - August 16th, 17th & 18th

The event that started it all off in 1986. The BIMT was the very first high stakes, big game tournament in Hawaii to pay a cash purse for tag and release. The base entry pays the top three largest marlin.   Optionals pay most points and largest marlin per day.  For Entry Forms CLICK HERE

September ChallengeSeptember 13rd, 14th & 15th

The Hawaii Marlin Tournament Series began from the deck up in 1986. The September Challenge has been designed with input from the top skippers of 2010. The team raised the minimum weight to 400 lbs and increased the First Place Prize to 70% of the base purse. For Entry Forms CLICK HERE

22nd Annual Tag and Release Tournament (TART)TBD

Come join us for all of the great blue marlin fishing tournaments in Kona Hawaii. Call or e-mail us today for Hawaii fishing charter information on The Humdinger.

For more information on the Kona Tournament Series or other Hawaii fishing tournaments in Kona and to download the tournament registration forms, visit the following sites: