• Marty Mood, the 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Champion, 2012

  • Scott Baker hands over his crown to the new Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Champion, Marty Mood, Texas, USA 2012

  • The new top 10 at the Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championships in Texas, USA 2012

  • Everyone at the Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championships in Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

  • 2nd Daiwa Hobie Kayak Fishing World Championship, Texas, USA 2012

The second Hobie Fishing World Championship presented by Daiwa was be held in Austin Texas November 4-8, 2012. The competition included top anglers from across the globe who competed for kayak fishing’s most coveted prize.

The competition was be held on two well known Texan fisheries. Both Lake Bastrop and Fayette County reservoir which held plenty of quality fish.

The competition was be held on two well known Texan fisheries. Both Lake Bastrop and Fayette County reservoir which held plenty of quality fish.

The top 10 placing

Place

Name

Country

Fish Day 1

Fish Day 2

Fish Day 3

Cumulative

1

Marty Mood

USA

56.5

45.75

58.75

161

2

Gianluca Aramini

Italy

46.5

54.25

50.5

151.25

3

Johnson Lee

Singapore

49.5

48.5

52.75

150.75

4

Rob Milam

USA

45.75

45.75

59

150.5

5

Gero Priebe

Germany

45.75

53

51.5

150.25

6

Henna Honkanen

Finland

46.75

55.75

45

147.5

7

Josh Carpenter

Australia

48.5

48

50

146.5

8

Matt Petrie

Australia

54.25

46.25

45.25

145.75

9

Scott Lovig

Australia

43

53.25

48

144.25

10

Jerome Richard

France

47.5

48

48

143.5

All anglers will be fishing from identically rigged kayaks provided and outfitted by Hobie, Lowrance electronics, and Ram mounting systems. Additional gear to be mounted to the kayak must be approved by Tournament director and the IHFA.