Luna pulls in biggest Kona grander of the year

Back on May 19, published my story “Does Your Boat Attract Fish?” That piece attracted more discussion than anything else I posted. Consider this a follow-up. When preparing the story of the 1,226.5-pound blue marlin, I pulled in all … Continued

Kona fishing tuna record on the way?

For the full Jim Rizzuto report, check out the link.  Do you think we are on track to catch a 300-pound yellowfin tuna this year? Beasts of the week (marlin weighing 500 pounds or more): None weighed. Tag … Continued

Kona Fishing for 4/20/2015

An 850-pound miracle marlin on Kona Concept, a broken hook on Night Runner and a 220-pound ahi on Malia Anne.  And those are just the start of a great week of interesting catches. Beasts of the week (marlin weighing … Continued

Scrambled Spring Fishing in Kona

Weekly report for May 12, 2014 Spring fishing in Kona is scrambled right now for sure. What’s that mean? Well, let’s see by running down a checklist of Kona’s offshore gamefish. Hit the link below for a rundown of action … Continued

233 pound ahi raises Kona bar

Check out for the weekly report from Kona by Jim Rizzuto. Biggest Kona `ahi of 2015, 233 pounds, on Cherry Pit II, Bomboy scores a 711- introduces special 3X strong “beast” hooks, Wounded Warrior Billfish Battles, Ono run is on, One … Continued

Kona Fishing 101 The Weekly Report for April 28, 2015

Kona fishing blew up last week from Upolu Point to South Point.  See what happened by following the link to the report. Beasts of the week (marlin weighing 500 pounds or more): April 24: Blue marlin (730) Dean … Continued

Match what hatch? The Weekly Report for April 22, 2015

Match the hatch? What hatch? If you are trying to select a lure to copy the juicy items gamefish fuel up on, you may only be fooling yourself. In this Fishtrack report by Jim Rizzuto, we are taking a look … Continued

The Weekly Report for April 15, 2015

BIG STRIPE AND KAHALA IN KONA Tag and Release April 5: Blue marlin (150) Jennifer Rice, Capt. McGrew Rice, Ihu Nui April 5: Spearfish (45) Pat Brian, Capt. Neal Isaacs, Anxious April 5: Blue marlin (200) Michael Cain, Capt. … Continued

The Weekly Report for For April 8, 2015

  From Fish Track: Checkout the latest Kona Update report (by Jim Rizzuto) for some special April Fool’s day fishing stories including a brief “run” of black marlin. On the charterboat Maverick, skipper Trevor Child and crew Chad Kieswetter … Continued