Fishing Seminars

Captain Chris Rooney

Offshore Bottom Fishing

Capt Chris (also known as “the bottom man”) is one of the best bottom fishermen in NE FL. Capt Chris holds the Jacksonville Offshore Sport Fishing Club Record for Gag Grouper and also wins almost every bottom fishing tournament he enters. Chris is going to share some of his tips for landing the big ones as well as how to fill the fishbox with delicious eats.

Saturday & Sunday 11:00am

 

Tony Eden

Cobia Seminar

Owner of Boatronics in Jacksonville FL has been chasing Cobia in these local waters for over 15 years. Tony has won multiple tournaments including the Ultimate Cobia Challenge in 2016. Come learn some of his tips and techniques for sight fishing and offshore jigging these elusive gamefish.

Saturday 3:30pm

Tim Altman

High Speed Trolling for Wahoo

Captain Tim Altman of the Jacksonville based “Saltwater Challenge” is an avid Wahoo fisherman. Tim’s specialty is hi-speed trolling for Wahoo at speeds in excess of 20 knots. Tim has won or placed in the money in numerous Wahoo tournaments. He is retired military, joining the US Navy in 1981 and serving on active duty as an Air Traffic Controller until his retirement in 2009. Previously Tim was the Vice President of the Jacksonville Offshore Sport Fishing Club and Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament Vice Chairman. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Jacksonville Bluewater Club. Tim is the tournament director for the Northeast Florida Ultimate Cobia Championship, Jacksonville Wahoo Classic and Mahi Smash. He created the Facebook Group “Wahoo Junkies” that currently has over 7500 members from around the world.

Saturday & Sunday 12:30pm

OFFSHORE TROLLING AND RIGGING BAIT

Offshore Trolling and Rigging Baits

with Chris Rooney and Dennis Young

Saturday & Sunday 2:00pm