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WAHOO FISHING TACTICS: East Coast vs. West Coast

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WAHOO FISHING TACTICS: East Coast vs. West Coast

There is no doubt that fishing techniques, styles, and preferred methods vary depending on a multitude of factors – be it per target species, conditions, or body of water. When it comes to targeting wahoo, however, there seems to be a solid debate between the east and west coast (United States) on the best tactics for catching these tasty speedsters; even more-so than for other any big game species such as tuna or marlin. And while we won’t settle the debate here once and for all, we have laid out some of the favored techniques and best practices when trying...

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SPECIES PROFILE: THE RAZOR-JAWED WAHOO

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SPECIES PROFILE: THE RAZOR-JAWED WAHOO

Wahoo are large, predatory members of the mackerel family that predominantly live in the upper-water column epipelagic zone of the open oceans. Considered larger than any other mackerel in its taxonomy (non-tuna), Acanthocybium solandri has a maximum size range of over 180-pounds and can reach lengths of nearly seven feet – the IGFA All-Tackle World Record was caught in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico by angler, Sara Hayward, in July 2005 and weighed in at an astounding 184.0-lbs. Angler, Sara Hayward, and her All-Tackle IGFA World Record Wahoo Also known and marketed as Ono – the Hawaiian word for “delicious” –...

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‘CABANA’ HONORED AS GRAND CHAMPIONS AT 2021 PELAGIC ROCKSTAR TOURNAMENT

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‘CABANA’ HONORED AS GRAND CHAMPIONS AT 2021 PELAGIC ROCKSTAR TOURNAMENT

A Day One Sweep of All Billfish Jackpot Categories & First Place Finish in ‘Central America’s Largest & Richest Fishing Tournament’ Earns Team CABANA with Captain Eddie Wheeler a $296,440 Cash Prize; GAME PLAN Earns Second Place with a Day Two Billfish Sweep worth $268,600. January 16-17, 2021 – Marina Pez Vela [Quepos, Costa Rica] – The unmistakable howls of heavy metal electric guitar filled the morning air of picturesque Marina Pez Vela, accompanied by the rhythmic beats and deep bass of synchronized percussion as sixty-seven teams, anglers, and crews departed by vessel eager to engage in battle amongst competitive angling comrades....

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SPECIES PROFILE: The Brilliant Mahi-Mahi

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SPECIES PROFILE: The Brilliant Mahi-Mahi

Mahi-Mahi: the fish so nice, they named it twice. Scientific name, Coryphaena hippurus, also known as dolphinfish or dorado; the Mahi-Mahi is one of the most sought-after fish in the sea by fisherman because they are downright beautiful, valiantly strong fighters, and they put on a show of aerial acrobatics when hooked. Mahi-Mahi also present amazing color patterns and variations while offering incredible table fare, added reasons why they are arguably one of the most highly regarded pelagic species in our oceans. Regardless of what you call them, the Mahi is truly a fan favorite and we wanted to share...

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Rockstar Costa Rica Live Scoring - Over $700K On the Line!

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Rockstar Costa Rica Live Scoring - Over $700K On the Line!

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