Kayak Fishing Raw's feature guest will be the 2016 Sailfish Smack Down Champ Austin Collins! We will also announce the winner of our Limited Edition Hobie Outback! Proceeds are to benefit the Broward Children's Center.
Austin won $3,000.00 FROM TURBO USA & a Sailfish trophy from our trophy sponsor Global Fishmounts. He beat out anglers from all over the world and came through with the win right at the end when time was almost up. Austin is sponsored by Nautical Ventures, Adrenaline Fishing Custom Rods & RAILBLAZA. He also works for South Florida Kayak Guide.
The 2016 Sailfish Smack Down had 15 total sailfish landed, (The most ever for the tournament series and for ANY kayak tournament in the world) The anglers went 7 for 8 in the last hour. It was truly an amazing finish.. Listen to find out how it all went down!