Top 5 Marlin Lures of All Time

Top 5 Marlin Lures of All Time

Shop talk with Captain Mike Sheeder, raised in Hawaii and now owner/operator of INTENSITY in Guatemala, turned into debating over the best Marlin lures of all time. Here’s what we came up with: 1. Mold Craft Wide Range Senior in Purple/Black The remarkable Mold Craft Wide Range caught an incredible 1,742 LB MARLIN as well as the 80 LB. LINE CLASS WORLD RECORD…

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2022 East Coast Big Money Marlin Tournament Recaps: White Marlin Open, Big Rock, Midatlantic

2022 East Coast Big Money Marlin Tournament Recaps: White Marlin Open, Big Rock, Midatlantic

Big Rock Blue Marlin TournamentDate: June 10-18, 2022Location: Morehead City, North Carolina The 2022 tournament hosted a fleet of 266 boats producing a RECORD-BREAKING purse totaling $5,858,875! Expectations were high going into Day 1 & the fleet did not disappoint! Participants delivered an ACTION-PACKED week with 8 blue marlin appearances & 226 billfish releases! MERCENARIA claimed the top prize of $3,489,813, an industry record after…

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Under Construction: Gamefisherman 39 Express

Under Construction: Gamefisherman 39 Express

Our next custom 39 Express will be heading to Ft. Pierce, Florida with a beautiful Navy blue hull. Her owner opted to power her with triple 350 Mercury Verados, and she will also have a Seakeeper 3, bow thruster, Bausch tuna tower, a 500 gallon extended range gas fuel tank, refrigerated fish boxes, an ice maker, a transom livewell, and…

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Gamefisherman Charter of the Month: ONE MORE Sportfishing – Morocco

Gamefisherman Charter of the Month: ONE MORE Sportfishing – Morocco

Captain: Christian BenazethBoat: 40′ Gamefisherman Flybridge Winner of IGFA’s Tommy Gifford Award, Captain Christian is a global captain for hire having much experience fishing Morocco, the Gibraltar Channel, much of West Africa, and also the Dominican Republic. One More Sport Fishing is based in Morocco “Mohammedia” and fishes on the west coast (Atlantic), north (Mediterranean) of Morocco and the Straits…

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2022 Worldwide Two-Month Ladies Fishing Challenge

2022 Worldwide Two-Month Ladies Fishing Challenge

A two-month worldwide virtual fishing tournament for lady anglers will be hosted by organizers of the Presidential Challenge Charitable Foundation, and will run Feb. 1 and through March 31. From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for six days, anglers can fish anywhere in the world at any time during the two-month period. Eligible species include blue marlin, striped marlin, white…

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GAMEFISHERMAN CHARTER OF THE MONTH: INTENSITY – GUATEMALA

GAMEFISHERMAN CHARTER OF THE MONTH: INTENSITY – GUATEMALA

Captain: Mike SheederBoat: 37′ Gamefisherman Flybridge Native Hawaiian Mike Sheeder is the youngest member of the famed Sheeder sportfishing team.  As a teenager, he worked for Blue Water Marine where he is credited with developing the “Marlin Mike” artificial trolling lure. However, his fishing education began at an even earlier age with the Isacc brothers (Norm, Ed and Neil), who…

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2022 IGFA Weight and All-Tackle Record Changes

2022 IGFA Weight and All-Tackle Record Changes

The IGFA recently announced two new changes to the IGFA World Record Requirements that are effective immediately. 1) Tying an Angler’s Own Record for Weight and Length Records Weight Records The first of these changes is an adjustment to the current language regarding ties, specifically an angler tying their own record. The current language regarding ties, as listed under the…

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