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Hawaiian Billfish Series -Kona Charter Boat Fleet

The following is a list of the finest charter sportfishing machines available in Kona,Hawaii for the Hawaiian Billfish Series big game tournaments.

Sea Genie– Rybovich Boatwork, this boat maintains the finest traditions of the name. Sherunboat[1] is 39 feet in length and has brand new in 2005: 6108 Lugger Diesel 410 hp engines, she tops out at 28 knots, and cruises at 22. With many large blue marlin and ultra light records to her credit, there is no doubt about her abilities. Designed for comfort, her ride and handling are superior visit the Sea Genie website

sapoSapo– another Rybovich to die for , this boat is a gem in the sportfishing fleet , fully loaded and Capt Chris Choy is waiting to exceed your fishing dreams call him at 808 895-0376 to arrange your lifetime fishing experience.

TOPSHAPE– offers an exclusive, luxury fishing experience in Kona, Hawaii. Our topshapemeticulously maintained 43′ Cabo boat, top-notch gear and experienced captain and crew ensure that your fishing charter be the highlight of your time in Kona. Visit the TOPSHAPE website

Huntress- Fishing the Kona coast since 1973, the Huntress has been involved with some of the most exciting moments in Huntress Konasportfishing history. Capt. Steve Epstein is a 35 year veteran Kona fishing legend and still continues to be one of the top boats in Kona with recent wins in the World Cup and marlin magic tournaments in 2014, contact the Huntress

NORTHERN LIGHTS-Want to fish with a one of the big game fishing legends in Kona , you will learn the true proven ways of landing Blue Marlin and Yellowfin tuna (AHI). Charter the world famous pristine 37 Merritt “Northern Lights” with Capt. Kevin Nakamura. click here for the Northern LightsNorthern Lights

LAST CHANCE -The 43 foot Cabo Flybridge was built newLast Chance in 2003, and is in pristine condition. Capt Tracy Epstein has traveled to fish in the top destinations in the world for marlin fishing, including Madeira, Portugal, Cabo Frio, Brazil, Cairns, Australia, and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.  He has been an integral member of many tournament winning teams in both Kona and Mexico, amassing over half a million dollars in total winnings- Contact the LAST CHANCE

STRONG PERSUADER– a 43-foot Merritt, is a first class,Strong Persuader tournament-winning fishing vessel, extensively appointed for comfort and luxury. We offer the ultimate in Kona sport fishing and a first class experience for our fishing guests. Contact Strong Persuader

MARLIN MAGIC I and II – are professionally maintained 43 Marlin Magicand 54 foot custom Allied Marine skippered by the World Famous Capt. Marlin Parker who has spent his whole life fishing the Kona Coast as well as other locations in the Pacific and Capt. Bryan Toney.Truly a fishing machine, the Marlin Magic fleet are designed to run fast and back down hard on monster blue marlin. The Marlin Magic is a tournament ready fishing machine and has decades of wins in her history. contact Marlin Magic

FOXY LADY-Charter Foxy Lady in Kona, Hawaii, this pristine 46 foot Hatteras with Cummins turbo power, Foxy Lady Konathis sportfishing speed machine is equipped with air conditioning and all the latest comforts. With her classic Hatteras ride she is designed to give you a dry comfortable ride in Kona’s sheltered fishing grounds and beyond. The Foxy Lady is outfitted with the finest fishing gear with a full array of rods/reels, lures and electronics. Contact FOXY LADY

KILA KILA-Experience a trip of a lifetime aboard one of Kila KilaKona’s finest boats. “Kila Kila” is a beautiful 53’ Merritt operated by Captain Gabe Heflin. Kila Kila is one of the largest, most comfortable, luxurious boats in the Kona fleet. Contact Kila Kila

BWANA– Capt. Teddy Hoogs has over 20 years of big game fishing in experience in Kona and as a Bwana highly respected capt has many tournament wins to his credit. The Bwana is a exemplary 46 Game Fisherman that lacks nothing for your fishing or comfort needs-contact Bwana

JR’s HOOKER – is a meticulously maintained 42 foot  Blackwatch, You’ll be spending your day in comfort and JR's Hooker class aboard JR’s Hooker, from the beautifully kept teak cockpit and release marine chair, Tuna Tubes, the finest tackle & equipment, to the fully air-conditioned cabin, staterooms and bathroom. Those not fishing can enjoy the entertainment center with TV, stereo and DVD player, or make use of the full kitchen and refrigerator/freezer. Contact JR’s HOOKER

LIGHTSPEED– is Cabo 47′ an outstanding sport fish yacht that is loaded with Lightspeed sportfishing Konaeverything you need for big game fishing or cruising.   The flybridge has two custom helm chairs, with comfortable seating forward on the bridge for those afternoon naps, outriggers, a custom hard top  and the cockpit has a Release Marine fighting chair, sun shade and much more. Contact LIGHTSPEED

Kona Blue- The Hatteras 53 is a sleek sport fishing vessel is available for you to charter and fish the best ocean in the world. Big game sport fishing isn’t just for the pros. ThisKona Blue , Kona unique experience can be customized for families, friends or even an executive gathering.  Whether you’re interested in fishing a Billfish tournament or simply want to spend a few hours on the water to catch that evening’s dinner for the grill, Kona Blue Sportfishing will make it happen. Contact Kona Blue

PURSUIT– The newest boat in the Kona fleet is being run Pursuit by world renowned Capt. Jason Holtz, don’t miss out on this 38 foot Scarbrough sportfishing machine with a tried and true captain with decades of experience in winning tournaments  and setting records around the world. Contact Pursuit Sportfishing

Ihu Nui is the leading world-class Blue Marlin Sport Fishing charter fishing vessel based out of Kona, Hawaii. With several championship winning fish caught aboard the Ihu Nui, Captain McGrew Rice will lead you on an expert guided sport-fishing charter that will leave you breathless. Contact Ihu Nui Sportfishinguntitled

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