Chincotegue Fishing Update and Tournament Results

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Frank Chris and William with a nice catch.  But there is a backstory Frank was not paying attention to his rod when a fish grabbed his bait, knocked down his rod and carried into the ocean 😂 Chris was able to cast out and snag his pole real it in and the fish was still on.  #unbelievableIMG_2324

The Martin family with a great catch off the surf.  Filling up their freezer drum and rock.IMG_2330

Erica with her first striper caught off the beach 🙂20160519_141208

Owen with a nice striper caught and released off the Chincoteague Surf.20160519_142045-1

Shawn Carpenter our American Fishing Wire Rep from Wilmington with his first black drum caught off the Assateageu surf he also caught4 stripers in a good day of fishing using the Capt. Steve’s  East Coast High Low rig tipped with peeler crab.20160519_145304

Curtis gets into the Spring action with another stirper caught.20160519_153423

Great group shot nice fish!20160519_154851

Owen caught and releases this nice striper.  Hew has been coming into the shop since he was a young boy now he is all grown up and turned into a good fisherman!  20160519_155313

Last fish of the day before heading back to the shop for the Flounder Tournament Pig Roast and give aways!20160519_165438

Tom Bradley from around Lititz PA with a surf caught striper.20160519_170136

Ray Fogle with the tournament winning fish 4.11 pounds took home the bacon!20160519_184857

Speaking about pork a good time was had by all.  We have the best customers it’s great to be able to get together with everyone.20160519_185549

Mrs. Sandy with a Hogchoker one of the nicest ladies you will ever meet 🙂20160520_135119

Brian and Bill with some nice flounder fishing the Chincoteague Bay.20160520_155139

Capt. Tim with a 9 pound bluefish he caught while flounder fishing!20160520_164246

Frank Malino with 2 flounder during the tournament.20160520_165556

Slim and Joe had a good day at the beach #freshstriper #dinner20160520_165813

Jason Imler abaoard the Reel Nauti Hooker gets on the board with this flounder.20160520_170236

Hunter Rippeon with a 3.12 pound flounder took 9th place in our annual tournament.  20160521_093008

John with a 38 pound striper taken off the Chincoteague Surf on the walk on area!   #happybirthday #bigfish20160522_181316

Ray Fogle took first place here is the $ shot 1000 cash Congrats!20160522_182010 Paul Rippeon took 3rd with a 4.6 pound flounder $30020160523_110754

Capt. Charlie with a 6th place 3.15 pound flounder he received a Penn Battle Combo and a $100 Famous Pizza GC20160523_202831

The guys hanging out @ Capt. Steve’s Uncle Andy was telling a story about his parents.  Always a good time hanging out with friends and family  IMG_2170 IMG_2213

Luciana on stage at the Little Miss Chincoteague Pagent. #proudparentsIMG_2249

Mr. John Hanna from Lititz PA pulled in this nice flounder within an hour of being on the water.  Nice Catch! IMG_2256 IMG_2257 IMG_2258 IMG_2262 IMG_2263 IMG_2265 IMG_2267 IMG_2268

Chris Holler and crew with some nice striped bass off the Chincoteague Surf.IMG_2272 IMG_2280

Bill won the framed map donated by GMCO George.  He was here this past week bringing the most up to date island maps.  Stop on in and get your todayIMG_2301 (1) Scott and Crew with a few big stirpers off the beach.    IMG_2313

Chris Brashears and Paul Rippeon representing the Frederick MSSA took 2nd and 3rd respectively with these big flounderz.IMG_2315

Seabass is in ad we got some nice ones.  #seabass #dinnerIMG_2317

Nice big #knotheadIMG_2319 Duke the birthday boy gets his first striper off the Chincoteague surf.  Congrats on the great catch!