Entries by Captain Jeff Fay

Tagging Her First Blue Marlin

Kimberly McCoy of Chicago, IL tagged and released this 450 lb blue marlin on her first fishing charter in Kona Hawaii.  The fish hit a custom “Straight Runner”  lure made by Henry Chee Jr. himself.  The marlin fought about 25 minutes, jumping several times, before finally being wired in by Henry “Butch” Chee before being […]

592 Lb. Kona Blue Marlin

592 Lb. Kona Blue Marlin Meet the Captains Owner and Operator, Captain Jeff Fay, has been fishing in Kona, Hawaii for giant blue marlin for over 40 years. In addition to his numerous decades of knowledge and experience he has collected in Kona, Captain Jeff has operated several sportfishing charter boats for owners worldwide. Captain […]

Recent Fishing Better than Average

Despite a lack of trade winds and less than favorable currents, the crew of the Humdinger managed to tag and release two blue marlin, three striped marlin, and also catch one ahi tuna and a nice mahi mahi for a client on a recent six day charter. Don’t forget, Kona hosts a number of fishing […]