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Mozambique Black Marlin

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Mozambique Black Marlin Unfortunately, it’s not been back to back aboard Vamizi, but, getting a few days out there driving some private boats and it’s been pretty enjoyable fishing with great folks. We had a four-day sting at the end of October, with Warren aboard Strenue, where we caught a 400-pound Blue and two Blacks […]

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First Marlin for Rylan & Jimmy

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First Marlin for Rylan & Jimmy It’s always cool to get someone´s first Marlin and that´s exactly what the mission was for the 5 days we had with good friend Mike Goch. This year he brought his son Rylan to try and get his first Marlin and once that was done got his son´s friend´s […]

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Bush & Sea – August 2019

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Bush & Sea   Not much fishing or sea time this month, but we did have a great time in the bush… Took some time off with the family and we had a road trip starting at Vilankulos and then spending a long weekend in Maputo sorting paper work but also enjoying good times with […]

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105 Sailfish in 10 days – Madagascar ´19 – Part II

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105 Sailfish in 10 days – Madagascar ´19 – Part II   In early July, we went back to the Castor Banks in Madagascar for a 2-week trip, mostly targeting sailfish. Our first week started with some green water and lazy fish. Progressively it got better and we ended releasing 42 Sailfish in 5 days […]

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Madagascar Sailfish Bonanza – Part 1

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Madagascar Sailfish Bonanza – Part 1 Last year July, we finally joined Ian Du Plessis, for a trip to the Castor Banks in Madagascar, which turned out to be an exceptional Sailfish Bonanza. We ended releasing 61 sailfish in 5 ½ days of fishing the banks. The rest of the trip was spent popping further […]

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Fishing in Mozambique (April & May ´19)

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Fishing in Mozambique (April & May ´19) Fishing in Mozambique over the last two months was atypical to say the least. Lots of up & downs with some uncharacteristic conditions at times, which was hardly surprising, with the two cyclones that hit our coastline over this time. We were hardly directly hit but these two […]

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Blue Marlin Mozambique

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Blue Marlin Mozambique As many of you might know, a decade or so ago, a World Class Blue Marlin Mozambique fisheries was discovered out wide from Inhaca Island, right in front of the country´s capital, Maputo. This is right where I grew up. First fishing for grunter, blacktail and other small fish out of the […]