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
How to Hunt Spanish Mackerel - A Spearfishing Guide Spanish Mackerel or Scomboromorus Commerson is a highly targeted blue water species. They get big, they run hard and they taste good. What more could a spear fisherman ask for? Add to this Spanish Mackerel can be...
Rob Allen Spearfishing Equipment Pioneer Listen and subscribe to the Noob Spearo Podcast on Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | Podbean Joining us direct from the Dive Factory in Durban, South Africa - we interview a spearfishing equipment...
Interview with Spearfishing Huntress Valentine Thomas Listen and subscribe to the Noob Spearo Podcast on Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | Podbean Labeled by the Daily Caller as a "hot spearfishing goddess" and theChive as a "badass spearfisher",...