The Charter Desk New Year's Day Fishing Tournament 2016
The Tournament that kicks it all off. Local Style. Largest flag fish of each category splits the base purse. Daily categories are available for the largest marlin, ahi, ono and mahi of each day.
Marlin Magic Lure Tournament 2016
Kona’s signature Big Game tournament. Marlin and ahi points are scored for base purse. Daily categories for largest marlin and ahi.
The World Cup is for 1 day only, July 4th, for 1 species only and with 1 winner only. There is no second place in the World Cup.
The Kona Marlin Tournament Series - Kona Throwdown - July 5th through the 7th, 2016 from Honokohau Harbor in Kona Hawaii.
Patterned after the golf format. Base purse is available each day to the largest marlin over 500 lbs. If no one catches a marlin over 500 lbs, the purse rolls over.
The Randy Llanes Lure Maker's Challenge was designed with input from the top skippers of past tournaments. The minimum weight was raised to 400 lbs and the First Place stake was increased to 70% of the base purse.
The 21st Annual Huggoʻs Wahine Fishing Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, July 30, 2016.
The tradition of fishing for giant blue marlin continues with the 57th annual Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament.
Kona’s first high stakes, big game tournament to pay cash for tag and release. The base purse pays the top three largest marlin. Optionals pay most points and largest marlin per day.
The TART fishing tournament is an annual event in Kona where five teams rotate fishing with five of Kona's top captains.
The first annual “It’s a Wrap” Tournament will be held September 9-11, 2016 at Honokohau Harbor on the Big Island of Hawaii in Kona. .