Menacing clouds hover over the ocean’s horizon overlooking Kuala Rompin as two avid fly fishermen ascends upon Asia’s sailfish capital. Martyn White and David Carr are both Tokyo based and a Scot and Hawaiian respectively, both are avid experienced fly fishermen. This will be their first time attempting billfishing, specifically sailfish on fly. It is […]
Eddie had an epic afternoon, landing three sailfish within two and half hour. Watch the video to see Eddie casting to and coming tight to the teased-up free swimming sailfish behind the boat.
Your heart breaks when you get a solid hook-up on a sailfish and the hook breaks. Many things can go wrong when fly fishing for sailfish and a broken hook is certainly one that makes your heart sink. The hook used to tie this sailfish fly in the image is a Gamakatsu SC15-2H Wide Gap […]
After a number of shots and failing to get any solid hookups, Sek finally nailed this sailfish that put up a gallant fight. Sek, a Certified Casting Instructor, is no stranger to fighting big fish but it still got a little tense at times. The Sage Salt rod and Hatch reel stood up to the […]
We’re always improving on and trying out new flies for our sailfish fishing. Here are 3 new ones that we’re throwing to the fish. In terms of colour, pink flies have so far had a better success rate. The flies are usually in the 7 to 8 inches length range. You can also attach a […]
From my observation, using floating and sinking lines can be a personal preference for someone who has done this sort of fishing before and depending on the success they’ve had, they tend to preach towards that type of line. As for us, we use – floating, intermediate and sinking lines, and has had success with all […]