Richard Somerton(Aus) continued his winning form from yesterday to take out the grand final of the 3rd Hobie Fishing World Championships 2013. Chris Burbidge(Aus) took out second, while Grayson Fong(Aus) came in third.
Congratulations to all involved and stay tuned to hobiefishingworlds.com for news of 2014.
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The MirageDrive has revolutionized kayak fishing. Hold yourself in a ripping current as you place a cast or use the MirageDrive to drag that fish out of structure like mangroves or docks.Learn more about the MirageDrive »
Hobie's 8-gallon, live-bait tank was custom designed with the serious angler in mind. Simply charge the included battery and you’re ready to go.Learn more about the Livewell »
The Inshore Fishing Association Kayak Fishing Tour presented by Hobie is where the best kayak anglers compete to see who’s who in each of the six regions from Texas to North Carolina.Visit ifakayakfishingtour.com
The sub-tropical environment of South Florida enables many different exotic fish species to survive in the many scattered creeks, canals and lakes. Occasionally, I enjoy the adventure of finding remote areas and trekking out away from the crowded saltwater flats in favor of areas that are better known for their world class trophy largemouth bass fishing.
The IFA Kayak Championship tournament was in Houma, LA this year, and we had a great opportunity to capitalize on some of the great fishing these bull reds would offer.
Brendan Bayard, of Baton Rouge, La., won the Overall Angler of the Year Award for the Inshore Fishing Association (IFA) Kayak Tour presented by Hobie Fishing. The angler received paid entry fees for one division in 2014 and $1,000 from Hobie for his accomplishment.
The Inshore Fishing Association (IFA) Kayak Fishing Tour presented by Hobie Fishing recently unveiled the official 2014 tournament schedule, complete with over 100 percent payback at every event. The 2014 schedule includes two regular-season events in each of the tour’s five divisions and a championship event.