Top Fighting Chairs

The fighting chair remains the best seat in the house.

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Fighting chairs allow anglers of all shapes and sizes to battle the world’s largest marlin and tuna in relative comfort.File Photo
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The leverage that comes with a well set up chair allows any-size angler to apply incredible drag pressure.Scott Kerrigan / Aquapaparazzi.com
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When the rod can clear the corners, the captain has a much easier time when the fish tries to dig deep during the last stages of the fight.Scott Kerrigan / Aquapaparazzi.com
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On larger sport-fishers, chairs need an offset stanchion that allows them to swing out and clear the corners with the rod tip.Scott Kerrigan / Aquapaparazzi.com
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The Battle Saddle from Release Marine is a great alternative to a full-size fighting chair.Courtesy Release Marine
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This luxurious Large Tuna All-Teak Fighting Chair with a six-rod rocket launcher from Murray Products shows you how a very strong piece of equipment can also be beautiful — form can follow function.
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Trillion Series Fighting Chair by Release Marine
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Large Marlin Fighting Chair by Bluewater Chairs
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International 130-Pound African Teak Fighting Chair by Pompanette