Big Island Marlin Tournament - August 15th - 19th 2018 (Check Payment Entry)
- Duration: 3 Days
- Location: Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
***THIS FORM IS FOR CHECK PAYMENT ENTRIES ONLY. YOU MUST CHOOSE "INVOICE" AS YOUR FORM OF PAYMENT AT CHECKOUT TO USE THIS FORM. IF YOU PAY WITH A CREDIT CARD USING THIS FORM, A SECOND CHARGE WILL APPLY TO YOUR CARD FOR THE DIFFERENCE IN THE CHECK AND CREDIT CARD REGISTRATION FEES.***
The event that started it all off in 1986. The BIMT was the very first high stakes, big game tournament in Hawaii to pay a cash purse for tag and release. The base entry pays the top three largest marlin. Optionals pay most points and largest marlin per day.
2018 – Schedule of Events
August 15th 6PM – Pupus, Registration and Team Briefing at Hawaii Big Game Fishing Club.
August 16th 7AM to 4PM – Fishing
August 17th 7AM to 4PM – Fishing
August 18th 7AM to 4PM – Fishing
August 19th 6PM – Awards Party at TBA
The Tournament Registration Fee includes up to (4) four team members, Captain and crew Member. You may add a 5th and 6th team member for an additional charge at checkout. You will be provided this option on the page immediately following the selection of the initial number of team members and base entry fee.
<<<Follow the links below to access the tournament rules and waiver>>>
All HMTS Tournaments abide by the International Game Fishing Association’s International Angling Rules – Rules for Fishing in Fresh and Salt Water. A copy of these rules is supplied to each team prior to fishing.
By registering for the tournament, you agree to be bound by the rules of the Hawaii Marlin Tournament Series, the Big Island Marlin Tournament Rules, and the International Game Fish Association Rules. All tournament participants must also sign and return the Tournament Release of Liability and Publicity Waiver. All of these documents may be downloaded from the links provided below.
Link to the Big Island Marlin Tournament Rules:
Link to Hawaii Marlin Tournament Series Rules:
Link to IGFA Rules: