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STEVE LESSARD

Our Hobie Fishing Worlds 6 Champion!

Final Results

Clash of the titans

At the close of day two of Hobie Fishing Worlds 6 Steve Lessard from the USA is currently in the lead followed by Richard Somerton from Australia with Matthew Vann from the USA in third.

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DAY TWO RESULTS

At the close of day two of Hobie Fishing Worlds 6 Steve Lessard from the USA is currently in the lead followed by Richard Somerton from Australia with Matthew Vann from the USA in third.

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Meet the Competitors

Meet the anglers who will be battling it out to be crowned the 6th Hobie® Fishing World Champion!

Meet the competitors

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Target Species

Red Fish (Red Drum)

These aggressive and opportunistic predators are typically bottom feeders but have been known to attack top water artificial baits given the right presentation. Their voracious appetite results in a fast growth rate and can lead to specimens in excess of (13.5kg) 30lbs.

Speckled Trout

As they reach maturity Speckled Trout feed on a varying diet from shrimp to and crustaceans, through to mullet and anchovies. Found Gulf wide these streamlined predators will provide anglers with a number of options when targeted in the competition.

Flounder

This voracious, ambush predator lies in wait, nearly invisble on the bottom, ready to strike quick moving prey such as shrimp, mullet and anchovies. Common in size from .5 – 2.25kg (1-5lbs), they can grow to a length of 1m (3ft) and up to 9kg (20lbs).