Fishing University

Welcome to Fish University, Sportfish Hawaii's fishing tackle tips pages.  In this section you will find helpful hints pertaining to big game fishing Hawaiian style, from rigging lures to setting lure patterns and fighting the fish, and methods for releasing Billfish next to the boat. 

Hawaii fishing techniques and lessons

Fish University 101: The fish strikes, now what?

Fish University 102:  How to estimate fish weight

Fish University 103: Expectations and Etiquette

Fish University 201: Setting a trolling lure pattern

Fish University 210: Baiting situations

Fish University 301: The end of the line, when the fish is up close and personal.

Fish University 310: How to rig lures

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