Entries by Captain Jeff Fay

First Tagged Blue Marlin 450 lbs.

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 […]

January Kicks off Hot Fishing in Kona Hawaii

Hawaii Fishing Report for Kona – January 2011 Hawaii Fishing Report for Kona – January 2011 January proved to be a hot month for blue marlin fishing in Kona Hawaii once again.  According to the Charter Desk, a total of 56 Blue Marlin were caught off the big island near Kona during the month with […]

Humdinger Captures Five Blue Marlin On Final Day To Win The 14th Annual T.A.R.T Tournament

Humdinger Captures Five Blue Marlin On Final Day To Win The 14th Annual T.A.R.T Tournament “Copyright 2000, Jim Rizzuto, Used with Permission.” Kona, Hawaii — Team Humdinger, with Capt. Jeff Fay at the helm, won the 14th Annual T.A.R.T (Tag and Release Tournament) last week with one of the most spectacular days of fishing in […]