Trips & Events

Fishing trip to Jurassic Lake in Argentina

By Okuma | May 31, 2017 | Comments are closed
Denis Isbister from Wild Fish Wild Places tells us about his incredible, yet strenuous fishing trip to Jurassic Lake in Argentina. “The southern end of the Patagonia region close to El Calafate is one of the most unforgiving and inhospitable areas I’ve ever visited in my fishing career. Dry, windy, Read More »
Tags: celilo, fish, fishing, helios, hike, inspira, lake, Okuma, reel, rod

National Walleye Tour Round 1 with Okuma Pro Dan Hassevoort

By Okuma | April 14, 2016 | Comments are closed
         Okuma Inspired Fishing and Savage Gear Pro Dan Hassevoort is gearing up for round one of the National Walleye Tour in Sandusky, Ohio on Lake Erie. The National Walleye Tour is the top stage in professional Walleye fishing and Okuma Pro Dan Hassevoort knows what it takes to be competitive Read More »
Tags: Dead Eye, Deadeye, fishing, michigan, Minnesota, MWC, MWT, National Walleye Tour, Ohio, Okuma, Savage Gear, walleye, Wisconsin

Wire-to-Wire Victory for Lassagne at the B.A.S.S. State Championship

By Okuma | April 11, 2016 | Comments are closed
Weighing limits of 13-10, 11-10 and 12-4 at the B.A.S.S. Nation Regional Championship, Mark Lassagne from San Ramon, Calif. On the final day edged out Rod Brown and Jason Hemminger as the California State Boater champion advancing to the B.A.S.S. Nation Nationals. Lassagne also earned the A.R.E. Top Angler award Read More »
Tags: B.A.S.S State Qualifier, B.A.S.S., bass, bass fishing, Championship, fishing, Garmin, helios, Helios Spinning, Lassagne, Okuma, Yamamoto

Lassagne’s Victory With The Okuma Helios Rod And Reel At The California B.A.S.S State Qualifier

By Okuma | November 30, 2015 | Comments are closed
    Mark Lassagne qualifies for B.A.S.S. Federation State Team at the California Delta. A one-two punch claims tidal water trophy. The decision to stick with two techniques and two areas paid off for the Yamamoto pro, as the event’s anglers found the tidal water system fishing small and tough. Read More »
Tags: B.A.S.S State Qualifier, california delta, helios, mark lassagne, Okuma, reel, rod

Okuma Makaira Slays 537-lb. Gulf of Mexico Bluefin Tuna

By Okuma | June 15, 2015 | Comments are closed
Here’s an awesome report we got recently on a big fish catch: Hey guys,  I thought I would share this with you… See the attached pictures.  We caught this 537 pound Gulf of Mexico Bluefin Tuna 5.1.15 on an Okuma Makaira 50W with a stand-up harness. Bluefin are rarely hooked Read More »

8-year-old Fishes First Tournament With Dad

By Okuma | June 12, 2015 | Comments are closed
Here’s a feel good read from Okuma Pro Staffer Anthony Hunt: My name is Anthony Hunt, 5-Star Chef and FLW Tournament Angler. My days are spent cooking, parenting and practicing for tournaments everyday. I’m a father of 3 boys and one baby girl. Turns out my 8-yr-old Marlei just happens Read More »

Okuma’s Mark Lassagne Drags Home New Triton/Mercury Boat with Win

By Okuma | May 5, 2015 | Comments are closed
Mark’s 35lbs of bass helped spur the California team to a 1st place finish at the BASS Western Divisional on Clear Lake. Mark’s main technique was fishing spawning coves looking for fish moving up in grass and then ripping vibrating baits through the grass provoking a reaction strike. “The bite Read More »
Tags: bass, fishing, helios, Okuma, TCS

Team Ballast Point Takes Down SWBA Long Beach Event

By Okuma | April 28, 2015 | Comments are closed
Okuma Pro’s Mike Lane and Scott Pethtel of Ballast Point Spirits Fishing Team just finished up round 3 of the SWBA season with an impressive win in not so favorable conditions. SWBA’s round 3 was based out of Long Beach, tournament hours were from 4pm to 12am. This event also had Read More »

Shore Thing Charters Continues Epic Fishing

By Okuma | April 1, 2015 | Comments are closed
Capt. Sonny Schindler of Shore Thing Fishing Charters out of Bay St. Louis, MS sent in some great reports and photos recently of some excellent fishing down in the gulf.  Check out his most recent blog post here:
Tags: fishing, Okuma, redfish, saltwater, trout

Back to the Flats – Okuma Helios

By Okuma | February 4, 2015 | Comments are closed
Here is a great blog write by BD Outdoor’s Scott Goodwin on fishing the flats with the Okuma Helios line of spinning reels. By Scott Goodwin Throughout the history of my fishing obsession since I hit the saltier waters of Florida, I’ve enjoyed fishing the inshore flats and lagoons. Though Read More »
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