View Full Version : First Sailfish
06-25-2011, 08:22 PM
Went out of PC today in search of tarpon and kingfish. Went down to the pier for some bait and looked around for some tarpon but didn't see anything. We then decided to troll around the 40 ft mark zig zagging through bait pods and this beast came and hit. It was a real surprise but I will take it as my first Sail. 98 inches tip to tip think it was between 85-90 pounds..
06-25-2011, 09:23 PM
06-25-2011, 10:14 PM
06-25-2011, 10:31 PM
Great first sail....Congrats!!
06-26-2011, 01:58 AM
Nice snag in close. Congrats on your first!
06-26-2011, 05:24 AM
Awesome "in close" catch..!!
Just go to show once again.."you never know"..!!
06-26-2011, 07:23 AM
That is great! Nice pics to boot.
06-26-2011, 10:26 AM
Try to find school of bait pod south of ponce is a lot of tarpon nice size, and make the school of bait in 55 feets is cobia and sailfish good luck
06-27-2011, 12:33 PM
That's a big sail! Congrats!
06-27-2011, 01:06 PM
06-27-2011, 01:15 PM
06-27-2011, 02:34 PM
A sail in 40ft, WOW!
06-27-2011, 04:53 PM
congrats on the first sail, nice fish!
06-29-2011, 05:13 PM
Man, that is awesome. Congrats on the 1st Sail and in 40ft. That's the way to maximize your time, gas money, etc.
07-01-2011, 07:37 PM
07-05-2011, 04:55 PM
Interesting ! That is awesome, did you see it before? What did it eat?
07-05-2011, 04:56 PM
Congrats! Great Catch!
07-05-2011, 08:01 PM
Congrats on your 1st sail!
With that said, PLEASE don't pull them from the water! They are likely to sustain injury from being removed from the water.
I KNOW you were pumped and excited, but think of the sail's wellbeing.
Take pics of them in the water and keep them healthy to be caught another day.
Geat catch and don't let my post be a downer for you.
Simply some constructive feedback.
07-06-2011, 05:29 PM
very nice indeed!
Capt. Kevin Brotz
07-06-2011, 08:41 PM
Sweet Sail!! I bet that was fun in shallow water!!
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