WILMINGTON, February 27, 2021


Captain Rick Croson - Accomplished Wrightsville Beach-based light tackle and offshore fishing expert who specializes in jigging, live-baiting and trolling, with Living Waters Guide Service!

Captain Mike Jackson - Wrightsville Beach-based specialist at jigging and live-baiting for bottom fish and offshore trolling, with Liveline Charters!


Captain Ryan Wenzel - Islamorada, Florida Keys-based offshore- wreck- and bottom-fishing specialist, with 4reel Charters!

Captain John Mallette - Renowned pro at catching bottom fish and offshore pelagics off North Carolina, with Pelagic Hunter Sportfishing!


Ryan Christoffersen - Wilmington-based pro on locating and catching trophy class seatrout along coastal North Carolina!

Captain Judson Brock - Noted authority on fishing the inshore and nearshore waters of Topsail, North Carolina, with Eastern Angling!


Captain Mike Goodwine - Renowned Florida-based guide who specializes in catching trophy redfish, sea trout, flounder and tripletail, with Blackneck Adventures Fishing Charters

Captain Jot Owens - Innovative authority on catching trophy sea trout, red drum and flounder, and wreck/bottom-fishing off North Carolina!


Harry Vernon III - Premier South Florida-based offshore trolling, live-baiting, and bottom fishing authority!

Captain David Wicker - Wilmington, North Carolina-based king mackerel tournament pro and specialist at using marine electronics to locate and catch more fish!


“Crazy” Alberto Knie - Legendary shallow water and land-based specialist at catching trophy redfish, flounder and tarpon!

George Poveromo - Renowned angling authority, Editor-At-Large for Salt Water Sportsman Magazine, and host of George Poveromo's World of Saltwater Fishing on the Discovery Channel!