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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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,…

Read more

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…

Read more