A Boat Built for Comfort and Speed in Bluewater



The 39 Fisharound is the culmination of tournament fishing comfort and knowledge. Optimized for speed without sacrificing “fish-ability” this 39 has creature comforts, and the attention to detail that only a captain would craft. The fisharound has a cabin console, and cruising speeds over 60mph.  The fishability of a center console, and the convenience of a sport fish or express model.

39 FA Specifications

  • Length 39′
  • Beam 10’10
  • Draft 24″
  • Fuel 460 Gal.
  • Max HP 1,600 HP
  • Weight** 15,000 lbs
    • **Ready to fish weight


The new 39 Fisharound carries forward Contender’s reputation for building serious offshore fishing machines, but adds the comfort of a well-appointed center cabin with a queen berth, galley and enclosed head with stand-up shower. The 39 Fisharound also features the performance of Contender’s smooth-riding twin-step hull. Power it with triple Yamaha F350 outboards for speeds in the 70 mph range. The new 39 Fisharound is undoubtedly a serious tournament boat the whole family will love. – Saltwater Sportsman


Powered by triple Yamaha 350hp engines, the Contender 39′ fisharound is an open water speed demon topping out at over 70MPH. With a standard 460-gallon fuel tank capacity, you’re boundaries won’t be limited by range. Get there fast, get there dry, get in the game.


Custom fishing towers built to sight fish, or spot birds for miles. Get above the water, and spot the bite finding fish by sight from above. Complete second station setups to keep you informed of position and other important information. The captain’s view from the tower is critical in directing championship crews and always staying at the helm. Once you’ve been in one, you’ll see the distinct competitive advantage of a captain level crows nest, and why Contenders are built for offshore fishing performance.


The tower calls you early in the morning. You know the winds will be howling, but that means the fish will be biting. You’re rigged, prepared, and ready to fish with a great crew.

Stay in the game with fishability, reliability, and attention to detail on your side.

You don’t mind going on the rough days when you know the fish bite better. 
Grab the foul weather gear, and get off the couch bud. 

You know that with Contender, You’re

Always in the Game.


Hull & Deck

  • Hand-Laid Fiberglass Throughout High Tech Construction Using
  • Multi-Directional Fabric & Foam Cored Glass Stringer System
  • Foam Floatation
  • Integral Dive Platform, Full Transom & Transom Door
  • Self-Bailing Cockpit
  • Non-Skid Cockpit Sole & Deck
  • Heavy Duty Rub Rail
  • Choice of Hull & Deck Gelcoat Colors
  • Hand-Painted Boot & Pin Stripe


Unlike some mass production boat builders, we at Contender pride ourselves on keeping this experience personal. Your Contender is made for you, with you in mind. You will team with the finest craftsmen in a “hands-on” boat building process. Or not. You choose whether to customize each component of the vessel from the hull size and power option to the electronics package, livewell rigging, down to the type of stitching on your upholstery, and more.


There’s no reason to sacrifice comfort for fishability, and the fish around offers both. Microwave, TV, refrigerator, fresh water sink, and bed in the comfortable cabin that offers, storage, comfort. The 39FA Cabin provides all the details details that Contender owners have come to expect.

The cabin has a place to escape the elements, while maintaining the easy to fish all the way around the boat status of a center console.  




When the mission changes and cruising is on the agenda you can still count on your Contender to get the job done. All models are available with a plethora of comfort options to suit even the most discerning customer. From teak packages, power actuated hatches and coolers, to several forward and rear seating options your Contender will be sure to impress.