Panama launches sportfishing tourism study

The Billfish Foundation tapped to conduct 18 month long socio-economic research PANAMA CITY, Panama – Panama’s minister of science, technology and innovation has announced a socio-economic research study on the impact of sportfishing tourism. The Billfish Foundation in Ft. Lauderdale, … Continue reading →

The 52nd Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament in July

Starts Fishing July 25-29, 2011 The highly anticipated 52nd Annual Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament (HIBT) gets underway July 25-29, 2011 in Kona, Hawaii. Built on prestige, trophies and strict International Game Fish Association (IGFA) rules for world records, anglers and … Continue reading →

Fishing’s most valued reference book

It’s been described as “the most comprehensive piece of fishing information available anywhere,” a statement made often by serious fishermen and fishing writers alike. The IGFA’s 2011 World Record Game Fishes annual — the reference book that’s a mainstay in … Continue reading →