500+ Club

500+ Club – May 2010

500+ Club – May 2010

A somewhat disappointing May for big billfish around the world – the totals equaled the April number of large billfish caught, which is a bit of a surprise given that May usually produces its fair share of big fish. Unsurprisingly Hawaii tops the charts with seven 500+ blues in the month of May – typically this is one of the…

500+ Club – April 2010

500+ Club – April 2010

The best month this year for big fish – not only did we see the year’s first grander (1104-pound blue in Kona), we saw some 23 billfish clear the 500-pound mark around the world in April.  The vast majority of these fish were in Kona – unsurprisingly as we’re coming upon their big fish season – but there were some…

500+ Club – March 2010

500+ Club – March 2010

Last month was a typical March in the billfishing world – several seasons slowing down, others just kicking off.  We round up the beasts – 500+-pound marlin – caught around the world last month here… Kenya – 950 blue, 700 blue, 700 blue, 500 blue Kona – 800 blue, 650 blue, 570 blue, 500 blue, 500 blue, 500 blue, 500…