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Sailfish and Kingfish

On November 21, 2016, Posted by , In Kingfish,Sailfish,Sportfishing, By ,, , With 1 Comment

Nov. 20, 2016 – After spending several hours in the New River meeting some nice people and handing out cards I couldn’t take the radio chatter any longer. Sailfish & kingfish were going off! So I ran out of Port Everglades and set up to start trolling for bullet bonito….

Wreck Donkeys! Drag pulling! Jigging like crazy!

On November 13, 2016, Posted by , In Sportfishing, By ,, , With No Comments

Nov 13, 2016 – For a change of pace I had two vertical jigging masters on the boat! We set out to catch some wreck donkeys (bottom fish)¬†only by vertical jigging. For those of you who don’t know what vertical jigs are check out www.jimmyjigsusa.com. This is a specialized type…

First blood on the new boat! Check it out!

On November 1, 2016, Posted by , In Mahi mahi,Sportfishing, By , With No Comments

Nov 1 – 2016- After a week of work I was chomping at the bit to draw first blood on the new boat. Whenever you get a new boat what you don’t know about is what causes the most anxiety. And there is no better way to find out than…

New boat and a piece of boatbuilding history!

October 21, 2016 – After a fairly short but exhaustive search we now have a new boat! And it is something special! Most small boat charter operators in South Florida run outboard center consoles like Contenders, Seavee, Dusky and Conch. However I grew up on Carolina boats. And in a…