Team Calypso goes fishing with team Pursuit!

My good Mate and well known Captain from Australia Tim Dean of Calypso Fishing Adventures came with his wife Bec and friends on their annual trip to Kona. We had 3 days of fishing with them and day one was the whole crew with the plan being to get the ladies some action on the heavy gear. And Boy did …

Jason HoltzTeam Calypso goes fishing with team Pursuit!

Lure Makers Challege Tournament 2017

Last weekend we began a 3 day tournament and it was our turn to win some money. My friend and loyal tournament angler Jack Sanford couldn’t make the tournament but he was nice enough to put us in with the crew for a team. We released 6 marlin out of 7 bites in the 3 days. My good friend Capt. …

Jason HoltzLure Makers Challege Tournament 2017

Doghouse boys from Sydney are in town!

We enjoyed having Jon and Johy on board for 4 days of chasing Blue Marlin. The first day was slow with no bites but by the second day the current had come better and the action began. We were 1/3 on day 2, third day we had a good hookup catching our only 2 bites and the final day we …

Jason HoltzDoghouse boys from Sydney are in town!

Kona report June 2017

So After starting out strong, we finished our trip with the Jacksons. Unfortunately we dealt with a couple fronts that slowed the fishing way down. Chrissy got her biggest Ahi of 190# on a double header. We did end up getting bites out of 2 blue marlin and a couple spearfish but the hooks didn’t find their marks. All in …

Jason HoltzKona report June 2017
Rock and Reel 2017

Start of our Kona season has Kicked off!

The Kona season is off to a start with lots of Ahi and a handful of pesky early season rat Blues. Just finished the Rock and Reel tournament with the owner Ed and his Friend Kent where we went all zeros on day one and day 2 found a pair of marlin, one looking like a nice female that got …

Jason HoltzStart of our Kona season has Kicked off!

Rock and Reel tournament 2016

Had a great time fishing this tournament with friends. We caught one blue marlin out of 3 bites for the tournament which wasn’t enough. Congrats to my friends on the Topshape tagging 4 marlin to win.

Jason HoltzRock and Reel tournament 2016

Summer is here! Let’s go fishing!

We had 2 couples from Alabama yesterday for their first day of 3. Had a great day of action with 6 blue marlin bites catching 3. Also got a nice 25# Tuna for dinner and sashimi.

Jason HoltzSummer is here! Let’s go fishing!
1st Shortbillbill spearfish caught on 2# line.

World Records for Gary Carter

We fished renowned angler Gary Carter for a couple weeks trying to catch Spearfish on 2# and 4# line and ended up tieing the 4# world record and setting a new 2# world record.

Jason HoltzWorld Records for Gary Carter