While fishing in the Northeast Florida Wahoo Shootout Tournament, Capt. Stewart Witt and his crew aboard the Git Witt It landed three wahoo with a total aggregate weight of 318.54 pounds. The huge wahoo weighed 129.26, 96.16 and 93.12 pounds respectively.
Northeast Florida continues to grow its reputation as a world-class
If you're ready for the ultimate level of sportfishing, meaning traveling, plan now to see what the fishing world has to offer. Chances are it entails traveling to the Pacific and Central America. Before you go, we remind you of the Western Atlantic. The proximity of the fishing grounds between
Im very thankful that I have been blessed with the opportunity to work for some incredible owners and their families over the years. They have all been quite different but each of them have given me many experiences, friendships and skills for which I will always be grateful. From running
Builder Choice, a 64-foot Jarrett Bay, hasnt fished the Marina Casa de Campo Open for two years, but the team never missed a beat. The boat led the field of 14 boats from the start to win the 2023 Marina Casa de Campo Open, which concluded last weekend in the
To be or not to be. While this well-known Shakespearean quote is not associated with the boating experience, if we filter it through our marine sensibilities, it just might be coaxed into reading this way: Walkaround, express or convertible sportfish? Now, that the question!
Considering our lofty goals when venturing off
Following Seas, a 58-foot Viking run by Capt. Charlie Vanderbeck, claimed top honors at the 2023 Chub Cay Classic billfish tournament. The third annual event was held March 9-11 at the Chub Cay Resort and Marina. Following Seas released a blue and white marlin to earn 700 points to top
While nasty conditions offshore are generally unpleasant for anyone on any vessel, offshore fishing on an outboard-powered center console typically means that the captain and crew will be more exposed to the wind and seas than the crew of a larger sportfish-type vessel. The smaller-sized center consoles are more prone
If youve ever headed offshore in search of dolphin under patches or lines of sargassum weed, you know the weed can be difficult to find at times. That seems to happen every time I fish a dolphin tournament at least! But all that may soon change.
Sargassum, an algae that commonly
Some people dream their whole life of catching a billfish. Others dedicate their lives to the pursuit of these magnificent creatures, with the best boat and tackle money can buy. Still, others happen into it by accident. That last scenario describes Capt. Brian Phillips from Port Aransas, Texas. It was
Manufacturers of professional yacht coatings offer various solutions for the "final finish." But which choice is ideal”a PU (Polyurethane) topcoat, an acrylic system or a polyurethane high-solid base coat/clear coat layer structure?
To begin with, it must be said that there is no ONE paint system. All three systems have unique