Florida Atlantic Dolphin Bag Limit, Vessel Limit 2022 Changes

Florida Atlantic Dolphin Bag Limit, Vessel Limit 2022 Changes

For years, the popular Florida meat and sportfish, dolphin, also known as mahi mahi, dorado, and dolphin fish, has had a recreational bag limit of 10 per person or 60 per boat (whichever is less), in Atlantic state waters. At the December 2021 Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) meeting, draft changes were approved to this fishery. If approved…

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…

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…

Gamefisherman Charter of the Month: OUTLAW – Marathon, FL

Gamefisherman Charter of the Month: OUTLAW – Marathon, FL

Captains: Brad and Todd PicarielloBoat: 40′ Gamefisherman Express The Picariello Family has grown up in Marathon, FL since the 1960’s and have been in the Commercial & Charter Fishing business since the 70’s. Winning many Tournaments over the North Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; sailfish, marlin, tarpon and many others, the family is well known and regarded as such.…

Gamefisherman Charter of the Month: BWANA – Kona, HI

Gamefisherman Charter of the Month: BWANA – Kona, HI

Captain: Teddy Hoogs Boat: 46′ Gamefisherman Flybridge Size: 46′ x 14′ Tonnage: 26 Gross / 21 Net Propulsion: Twin Cummins QSM11 Diesels 710-HP Generator: Onan 8 KW Fuel / Water: 600 / 100 Gallons Born and raised in Kona, Teddy was brought up learning the trade from his well-established father, Peter Hoogs. Teddy has over 20 years in these calm…

Congratulations to Captain Alan Card as 2021 IGFA Tommy Gifford Award Recipient

Congratulations to Captain Alan Card as 2021 IGFA Tommy Gifford Award Recipient

We’d like to congratulate one of our Gamefisherman Legends, Captain Alan Card of 40 Gamefisherman CHALLENGER in Bermuda as a 2021 IGFA Tommy Gifford Award recipient! Captain Alan Card has over 40 years of experience as an offshore charter captain in Bermuda. Card caught the first grander blue marlin in Bermuda and has caught seven blue marlin weighing over 1,100 pounds.…

No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout at Casa Vieja Lodge

No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout at Casa Vieja Lodge

The No Sancocho Sailfish Shootout is Guatemala’s most exciting & prestigious billfish tournament, and anglers have more reason than ever to secure their spot aboard one of the nine boats in the Casa Vieja Lodge Fleet and get the best sport fishing experience on and off the water. At the end of the three-day tournament, the team with the most points wins. You and…

Mike Sheeder of Intensity Sportfishing at FLIBS 2021

Mike Sheeder of Intensity Sportfishing at FLIBS 2021

Join us at the 2021 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show October 27th – 31st at Bahia Mar Yachting Center on C/D-Dock, Slip 17. Captain Mike Sheeder of Intensity Sportfishing will be present at our floating dock to meet and greet and answer all questions about sportfishing in Guatemala. For more info, Go Here.

Gamefisherman at FLIBS 2021

Gamefisherman at FLIBS 2021

Join Gamefisherman at 2021 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show this year on C-Dock, slip 17! The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is the greatest boat show on the seven seas. Owned by the Marine Industries Association of South Florida (MIASF) and produced by Informa Markets, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is recognized as the largest in-water boat show…

Lady Gladiators Costa Rica Throwback Video

Lady Gladiators Costa Rica Throwback Video

Here’s a 90s throwback video for you! Digitally converted from VHS, this Ed Murray Video Production (of Murray Bros. Originals) was filmed aboard 40′ Gamefisherman TIJERETA in 1990 with one of the top guns of fishing at the helm, Captain Bubba Carter. The anglers in this video are LADIES ONLY, Kandy Kearns and Melanie Ericksen, challenging the abundant Pacific Sailfish,…

2021 El Salvador International Billfish Tournament

2021 El Salvador International Billfish Tournament

We are approximately 2 months away from the 27th annual El Salvador International Billfish Tournament at Bahia Del Sol, November 9-12, 2021. As always, this year they are going even bigger. This year, the tournament is giving away more than $130,000 in first place prizes, and they plan on awarding $200,000 total to winning teams. This year, we are honored…

52nd Annual Beach Haven White Marlin Invitational

52nd Annual Beach Haven White Marlin Invitational

We’re gearing up as a proud sponsor of the 52nd Annual White Marlin Beach Haven Invitational August 11th-14th, 2021! Every summer for over fifty years, boats from up and down the coast have come to Beach Haven, NJ to fish the annual White Marlin Invitational.  This summer, the tradition continues with anglers gathering to head offshore in search of the…