Speakers

ALBERTO “CRAZY ALBERTO” KNIE

ALBERTO “CRAZY ALBERTO” KNIE

Secrets to Catch Trophy Stripers

Alberto Knie (a/k/a “Crazy Alberto”) – a world-class extreme trophy game fish hunter and writer/fishing product designer who specializes in the art of Trophy Fishing and Conservation.

CAPT. RALPH WILKINS

CAPT. RALPH WILKINS

Tips on Catching Giant Bluefin Tuna/Commercial Bass Fishing with a Bass Bomb

What it was like to film on a Hit TV Reality Show like National Geographics "Wicked Tuna", behind the scenes drama revealed.

MIKE LAPTEW

MIKE LAPTEW

Focus On Fish; The Underwater Side of Fishing from the Diving Fisherman

Mike Laptew, the diving fisherman, will take you into the underwater world of North Atlantic game fish to reveal the most important aspects of big fish behavior.

CAPTAIN TJ KARBOWSKI

CAPTAIN TJ KARBOWSKI

Tips on Catching the Fish of Long Island Sound

Captain TJ Karbowski is well known throughout the Long Island Sound fishing community as owner/operator of Rock & Roll Charters.

“DEL” DELMASTRO

“DEL” DELMASTRO

Modern Archery Equipment/Deer Herd Management & Spring Black Bear Hunting with a Bow

“Del” DelMastro started bow hunting small game animals, using a recurve bow, at the age of 15. Around 1970 Del switched over to a compound bow and continued hunting in the woods of Connecticut.

CAPTAIN JOHN PLANETA

CAPTAIN JOHN PLANETA

The Tricks on Fluke Fishing

Owner of Frank’s Live Bait in Marlborough, CT, a tackle shop started by his parents in 1950. John has been fishing the waters of the Connecticut River and Long Island Sound for over 35 years. If the fish are there, he will find them.

AL “GAG” GAGLIARDUCCI

AL “GAG” GAGLIARDUCCI

New Ways to Fish Soft Plastic

Al “Gag” Gagliarducci is known and well respected throughout the East Coast as the inventor of the now famous Whip-it Fish and Whip-It Eels soft plastic lure.

CAPTAIN GREG DUBRULE

CAPTAIN GREG DUBRULE

Tips from the Pros; Catch more Fluke, Seabass Porgies

Capt. Greg Dubrule has been a popular figure in the New England charter and partyboat industries for over four decades.

DEAN VANIER

DEAN VANIER

Calling Whitetails & Advanced Scent Hunting Techniques

Dean owner of North Woods Common Scents with over 30 years in the Scent Industry and Pro Staffer for Ten Point Cross Bows & PSE Archery will be on hand with his seminar: Calling Whitetail's & Advanced Scent Hunting Techniques.

CAPT. MEL TRUE

CAPT. MEL TRUE

How to Target Giant Blackfish

Captain Mel True has been fishing the coastal waters off of New England for over 25 years.

MIKE DELVISCO

MIKE DELVISCO

Understanding Sonar

With over 30 years of bass fishing experience, Texas Roadhouse pro, Mike DelVisco, a full-time time professional angler.

CAPTAIN BRIAN BACON

CAPTAIN BRIAN BACON

Not Running the Distance - Fishing Inshore for Tuna and Sharks | Block Island Trophy Striped Bass

Big Game Sport Fishing in Snug Harbor Rhode Island was started in 2007 by USCG licensed Captain Brian Bacon, Captain Peter Bacon and Shamus Mara.

STEVE SCHICKER

STEVE SCHICKER

The Human Element of Turkey Calling | Trail Cameras

Founder, president and Co host of Forever Wild Outdoors Video productions LLC and the Forever Wild Outdoors Adrenaline Adventures TV show airing on the PURSUIT CHANNEL.

GERRY RIGHTMYER

GERRY RIGHTMYER

Black Bear Hunting A to Z

Gerry Rightmyer is the Senior Vice-President, co-host, and co-owner of Forever Wild Outdoors Adrenaline Adventures television show on the Pursuit Channel.

CAPTAIN MIKE ROY

CAPTAIN MIKE ROY

Light Tack Striped Bass

Captain Mike Roy is the founder and operator of Reel Cast Charters, a full-time fishing charter based out of Connecticut.

BOBBY UHRIG

BOBBY UHRIG

Learn What to Look for & How to Dissect Areas of the Lake to Optimize Your Fishing Time

Professional Bass Angler and Master Lure Designer , Bobby Uhrig will teach you what to look for and how to dissect different areas of the lake to optimize your fishing time.

LEO CROISETIERE

LEO CROISETIERE

Trolling Umbrella Rigs for Stripers in Shallow Water

Captain Leo Croisetiere owns and operates Sophie Sea Charters, LLC out of Portsmouth NH with his 1st mate Larry Smaracko.

DEREK WILLIAMS

DEREK WILLIAMS

Catch Monster Striped Bass from A Kayak

Derek Williams is a member of the Hobie and Three Belles Outfitters Kayak Fishing Teams as well as a Lowrance Pro Staff team member.

THREE BELLES OUTFITTERS FISHING TEAM

THREE BELLES OUTFITTERS FISHING TEAM

The Three Belles Outfitters Fishing Team is a group of passionate and experienced kayak fishing anglers. A varied array of backgrounds give the team a wide breadth of experience.

CAPT. ANDREW MAZZITELLI

CAPT. ANDREW MAZZITELLI

Trolling Umbrella Rigs for Stripers in Shallow Water

Capt. Andrew Mazzitelli, a Maine native, has been fishing the waters of the Atlantic of the shores of Maine and New Hampshire for over 25 years. As a certified captain he has led many fishing enthusiasts to trophy sized fish from Striped Bass to Bluefish.

FRED WILSON

FRED WILSON

Bassfishing 360

Fred is an accomplished and respected Jig tyer in the state of Connecticut known for his Casting and Tying demonstrations. Traveling with his HMH Vice nicknamed "The Hoss", and sharing his knowledge and educating with his Flipflytye lifestyle of fishing (Bass Fishing 360 Demonstrations). He grew up in a time of street corner harmonies and the sounds of Motown, brick oven pizza from the Elm City, and New Haven Blades/Nighthawks hockey. He never hesitates in sharing fun fishing stories and experiences on Candlewood Lake from the 80's and now guides on that very same lake.

Bruce Millar

Bruce Millar

The keys to success for Trophy Bass

Captain Bruce Millar is a long time charter boat captain operating his well known boat the "Otter"out of Groton CT for nearly 2 decades..Capt Bruce has been fishing eastern long island sound and beyond since 1968 and is best known for the numerous trophy bass his customers connect with ...over 50 bass of 50 lbs or more and 2 over 60 lbs in the last 17 years alone.Capt Bruce is also well known for his invention and development of his own line of fishing lures, particularly his superp Otter Tail trailer baits.His Otter Tails and other lures are used by thousands of anglers across the country and are available in hundreds of tackle shops and online.