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""this is what i have been up to.Trolling for marlin.Boat launch after the season.

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Comment by Robert Hughes on December 11, 2013 at 3:35pm

That's an interesting little multihull !!

Comment by Roger on December 11, 2013 at 4:22pm

Impressive technique mate. The T26 is going to seem like an ocean liner after your current ride.

Comment by Shaun on December 11, 2013 at 5:37pm
Ugly place to spend time matey!
I used to do a lot of sea kayak training in the river bar at Cotton Tree and remember often seeing a triak type rig on the river beach in front of the holiday park, same color and style as yours, any chance it was you?
Cheers,
Shaun
Comment by paul anderson on December 12, 2013 at 5:54am

Thanks fellas. Pelagic fishing is one of my passions. Whilst building tiki Warthog I did not fish much, due to the build.I recently got permanent residency here in OZ. It was a big gamble to build the boat on a temporary visa that I had to renew every 3months.The pressure was immense, the relief after 10 years of visa dramas even greater.

Shaun, mate I mostly fish offshore. The vid does not show it but the wind picked up to 25knts I was surfing the windswell of about 1.5m got the boatspeed up to 9.8 knts. It's a pretty awesome ride.

Comment by kim whitmyre on December 12, 2013 at 12:45pm

Paul, the marlin would have caught you!! ;-) Would  be a wild ride, though...Had a neighbor who kayak-fished. He gifted me with some of his bounty from time to time.

Comment by paul anderson on December 12, 2013 at 1:56pm

Hey Kim, the marlin here are baby blacks say around 25kg mark.

Comment by Ian Bamsey on December 12, 2013 at 3:59pm

When I go kayak fishing here in the UK, I pop my spray deck off and put my catch in a washing bowl inside. I don't fancy a 25kg marlin between my legs!

Don't you just love that exposure when you get in the trough, all alone, in a 12ft boat a few mile off shore? I do.

Great video Kim

Comment by Ian Bamsey on December 12, 2013 at 4:03pm

I meant Paul,  although I'm sure Kim has great videos too

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