April 10 - 19
Alexey Bozuk, Konstatin Grishin, Andrey Motaylenko, Alexsandr Guliaev, Andrey Kalayda and Sergei Vitkin arrived from Russia for 5 days fishing. On Gypsy, Maverick and Canaso 2 they raised 271 sailfish, had 191 bites, released 110 conventional and 8 on fly! They also caught 18 yellowfin tuna and 7 dorado.
Jim Bishop arrived for his 2nd trip in 5 months! Joining him were Mike Molina and Aubrey Robertson. Fishing on Sirena for 2 days they raised 65 sailfish, had 56 bites and released 47.
Dylan & Garrett Schopper arrived for 3 days fishing on Maverick. They raised 71 sailfish, had 64 bites and released 48. 3 of those 48 were 10 lb juveniles which was very interesting. They also caught 1 Striped marlin, 2 dorado, and 1 yellowfin. Total mixed bag.
The Diego Pulido group fished with us one day on Sirena. They raised 7 sailfish, had 6 bites and released 6.
Keith Hopkins returned for the 2nd time. Joining him were Bill Geary, Jeff Jones, Kevin Morgan, Marcus Sullivan and John Wiley. Fishing 2 boats on Day 1 and a big boat on Day 2 they raised 73 sailfish, had 65 bites and released 39.
The guys from Alliance One fished 1 day and hit them big time. Fishing on Sirena they raised 60 sailfish, had 52 bites and released 46!
April 1 - 7
Chris Jones, Edwin Harris, Gregg Plunkett and Donald Bogden arrived. Fishing 3 days on Gypsy they raised 56 sailfish, had 47 bites, released 31 conventional and 2 on fly.
Bill O'Connor, Bill Lambert and Howard Pitts arrived for 3 days of fly fishing on Canaso II. They raised 55 sailfish, had 28 bites and released 13 on Fly. They also caught 3 dorado and 4 yellow fin.
The guys from Universal Leaf fished on April 2 and April 5. They fished 1 day on Allure and 1 day on Sirena. They raised 30 sailfish, had 24 bites and released 20. They also caught 2 dorado.
Gary Converse, Craig Little, Doug Fenwick and Tim Biewer arrived for 3 days fishing. Fishing on Gypsy & Maverick they raised 86 sailfish, had 57 bites and released 41.
Bill Tate arrived for 2 days fishing. On Maverick he raised 34 sailfish, had 28 bites and released 18.