Noob Spearo Ultimate Guide’s
Big Wahoo, Dogtooth Tuna, Spanish Mackerel, Yellowfin Tuna are species that can be targeted by spearos out in deep, (usually) super clean ocean waters. Bluewater hunting requires a very specific skill set and in order for divers to be successful, teamwork is essential!
If you are a first time bluewater hunter, research and discuss these core topics:
Roles and responsibilities in a bluewater spearo team.
Tough equipment that is purpose-made for large bluewater species.
- Travis Corken from Neptonics Australia – joins us for a solid Q&A session talking about Bluewater Spearfishing Equipment on NSP:036 Travis Corken Neptonics Australia
- Andre Rerekura is on Dogtooth Tuna spearfishing gear setup – NSP:078 Andre Rerekura Terra Australis
- Travis Hogan on spearguns – NSP:065 Travis Hogan Aimrite Spearfishing Australia
The requisite body language, tools and tricks to exploit bluewater species innate curiosity and prey drive.
- Rob Allen talks in depth in his Veterans Vault section about hunting pelagics, check out NSP:015 Rob Allen spearfishing equipement pioneer
- Jaga Crossingham from Freedive Fiji is a Bluewater spearfishing specialist – he has heaps of tips, tricks and guidance for up and comer blue water hunters. Check it out on NSP:019 Jaga Crossingham, Freedive Fiji Guide
- Valentine Thomas shares her experiences getting started blue water hunting. Some good insight particularly for first timers here on NSP:012 Valentine Thomas, French Canadian Huntress, World Record Holder
- Chris Coates gives the lowdown on the effective use of burley, flashers and noise in attracting fish – NSP:021 Chris Coates, Spearfishing Guide, Writer, Photographer & More
- Hunting Pelagic Species with Travis Hogan on Hunting, Wahoo, Dogtooth and Yellowfin
Learn to identify each species, where they can be found, their behaviour and habits.
- Hunting Southern Bluefin Tuna with James Beckman on NSP:113 James Beckman | Hunting Southern Bluefin Tuna
- World Record Wahoo and Dogtooth Tuna chat with John Pengelly (11:00) on NSP:076 John Pengelly Dogtooth & Wahoo Spearfishing World Records
- Dogtooth Tuna (21:00) targeting with Travis Hogan on NSP:065 Travis Hogan Aimrite Spearfishing Australia
- Spearfishing Beginner Tips – How to Hunt Spanish Mackerel has lots of general advice for blue water hunting
- Barret Harvey on shot placement and more (37:00) – NSP:119 Barret Harvey African Spearfishing Diaries
- Avoiding ‘Big Buck Fever’ – NSP:073 Cris Dillon Spearfishing Hunting Techniques
- Spearfishing Deep Water with Brandon Hendrickson
Ultimate Guide's Resources
Interview with Barret Harvey | African Spearfishing Diaries This interview with Barret Harvey starts off with the background behind several recent videos on the 'African Spearfishing Diaries' YouTube Channel. I was curious as I had seen the 2-3 of his latest videos...
Interview with James Beckman @southernspearfishing Hunting Southern Bluefin Tuna Download This Episode The episode covers the equipment, techniques, mindset, buddy system and personal lessons learned by an avid Southern Bluefin Tuna chaser. James Beckman...
Interview with Andre Rerekura If you would like to learn more about spearfishing setups for chasing big Dogtooth Tuna, underwater photography or even the mindset of an experienced watermen, then this episode with Andre Rerekura is for you. Andre is one of the...
Interview with John Pengelly Dual spearfishing world record holder John Pengelly joins us and shares the tales of these two special fish taken from the waters of French Polysnesia. On his second day in the Austral Islands John took the opportunity to shoot a...
Interview with Cris Dillon Spearfishing hunting techniques for days in this interview. Cris walks us through techniques he has used to successfully hunt Bohar Snapper, Kuta (Spanish Mackerel), and Yellowfin Tuna. In the Veterans Vault Cris shares 9 huge spearfishing...
Travis Hogan holds a passion for hunting big pelagic species like Dogtooth Tuna, wahoo and yellowfin Tuna on the Great Barrier Reef. Travis is the owner of Aimrite Australia and we spoke to Travis about his passion for Bluewater hunting in North Queensland and what it...
Interview with Travis Hogan Manufacturing some of the toughest gear in spearfishing, Travis Hogan from Aimrite Australia gives us a good rundown on DIY speargun modification. He shares a phenomenal personal story about shooting a 250lb marlin from a trailer...
Travis Corken Bluewater Spearfishing Equipment Listen and subscribe to the Noob Spearo Podcast on Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | Podbean Bluewater Spearfishing Equipment Episode In this interview with Travis Corken Neptonics Australia...
Coatesman interview! Listen and subscribe to the Noob Spearo Podcast on Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | Podbean Chris Coates is a born and bred South African currently traveling all over the place with spearfishing and formerly commercial...
Dogtooth Tuna & Wahoo chasing with Jaga Crossingham from Freedive Fiji Listen and subscribe to the Noob Spearo Podcast on Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | Podbean Jaga Crossingham joins us over Skype from Fiji and shares his insights with us...