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The Hawaiian Billfish Series Big Game Fishing Tournaments Kona,Hawaii


We would like to personally invite you to be part of the most prestigious big game fishing tournament series events as a participant. The Hawaiian Billfish Series LLC brings an entirely new and innovative level to tournament fishing for billfish and pelagic game fish on the waters off the Big Island of Hawaii. You can be part of  the 2017 events in this prestigious big-game tournament series that is designed to exceed both the high quality level of captains/crews, and the extraordinary fishing off Kona.  Our goal is to present an event that exceeds the extraordinary level of other big game fishing tournaments around the world.


The Hawaiian Billfish Series is excited to announce that Catchstats will be introduced to the great State of Hawaii for our 2016 tournaments. Catchstats is an efficient, reliable, and proven fishing tournament scoring engine that provides instantaneous scoring, statistics, images, and videos to tournament teams,anglers, family and friends. CatchStat will be customizing the Hawaiian Open and the Kona Shootout tournaments to provide real time scores and fishing statistics for each tournament category or award to spectators worldwide. This addition to the Hawaiian Billfish Series provides an outstanding user experience for the teams, anglers, spectators, global media and our valued sponsors. Don’t miss this fun this year

Hawaiian Billfish Series

The first tournament of 2017 will be the “Hawaiian Open Big Game” will be held June  22nd opening night and fishing June 23rd, 24th and 25th of 2017 in the marlin rich waters of Kona, Hawaii. With three full fishing days commencing at the world famous Sam Choy’s restaurant with the registration and captain /crew- team/angler dinner on the evening of June 22nd and will finalize June 25th, 2017 with an awards gala that will include bronze trophys for the winners from the world famous studio of Geoffrey Smith sculptors.

The second tournament, the “Kona Shootout” registration party will be held August 3rd, and fishing on August 4th, 5th and 6th of 2017 also in the marlin rich waters of Kona, Hawaii. Also with three full fishing days commencing at the world famous