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Marlin Grand Slam off Watamu

on Monday, 07 March 2016. Posted in Watamu, Fishing

Blue, Striped and Black Marlin tagged and released in one day's fishing on Unreel

A call from my friend Rob, skipper at Unreel Fishing Kenya, at 7pm on a Thursday night could only really be for one question, ‘do you want to come fishing tomorrow?’, a buzz of excitement and I was already juggling tomorrow’s schedule. I knew fishing off Watamu (on the North Kenya Coast) had been fantastic recently, and this was a great opportunity to head out Marlin fishing during peak season.

Friends of Kenya 2015

on Thursday, 05 March 2015. Posted in North Coast, Watamu, Fishing

Deepsea Fishing Competition - Hemingways Resort, Watamu

Friends of Kenya 2015

The 2015 Friends of Kenya billfish competition was held over the 3rd and 4th of March. The boat auction took place on the evening of the 2nd March at Hemingways Watamu.

The two day event gives fishermen the option of staying out at sea and fishing overnight, giving the opportunity for broadbill fishing in addition to the typical marlin and sailfish that the teams try to catch during the day.

WSFC Fishing Competition - Day 1

on Sunday, 29 December 2013. Posted in North Coast, Watamu, Events, Fishing

Results, information and photos from the first day of fishing in the Watamu Christmas competition

WSFC Fishing Competition - Day 1

Following the Auction and Sweepstake at Ocean Sports bar on the evening of the 27th December, the 2013 Watamu Sea Fishing Club Christmas Competition officially got underway at 6.30 on Saturday morning.

The 28 boats that entered this years competition are:
Bingo, Tamu, Clueless, Insteada, Alleycat, Kipapa, Unreel, Simba, Ol Jogi II, Tarka, Seahorse, Pintail. Seyidda, Neptune, Sand Dollar, Tega, Whatever It Takes, Spoit, Eclare, Auspicious, Starehe, Magoo, Shika, Ocean Luhrs, Black Widow, Dignity, and Castle Lager.

Auction Night at Ocean Sports

on Saturday, 28 December 2013. Posted in North Coast, Watamu, Events, Fishing

Watamu Christmas Competition 28 and 29 December 2013

Auction Night at Ocean Sports

The 2013 Watamu Christmas Competition auction was held at Ocean Sports, Watamu on the evening of the 28th December.

A great turn out of fishermen, supporters and fishing enthusiasts filled the Ocean Sports bar at a fun family evening.

There are 28 boats in this years competition and each one was auctioned off to the highest bidder in the room.

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