Watch how casting off a boat with spinning gear can put a giant yellowfin tuna on the deck. This is what they call ‘tuna for days’!
If you’ve been lucky enough to fish for yellowfin or any other kind of tuna this way, then you’ll know exactly what this guy was feeling when he set the hook. After you see two gaffs and the effort it takes to put it in the boat, you may not want to try it… yeah, right!
Here’s the video:
Filling the freezer never looked so good! Anybody out there who’s craving a delicious tuna sandwich should only be allowed to have it if they catch it themselves and have to actually work for it like this.
Here’s a great reason to get online and find a good guide who will get you on a school of these brutes. It’s interesting how our quest for big fish seems to always start at home.