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March 17th, 2015

Gene Jensen “The FlukeMaster” Interview

If you are in to Bass Fishing, or any kind of fresh water fishing (like catching monster 2 pound Blue Gills), then you’ve got to check out and subscribe to Flukemaster on YouTube. We have yet to meet to such a “Reel Freshwater Guy” that is out there giving the absolute best bass fishing instruction

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March 17th, 2015

Manatee Mania! Manatees are back…and STRONGER than ever

Manatee Mania! The Manatees are back! And they are stronger than ever in total count according to the most recent Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) manatee statewide aerial survey. Bioligists with the FWC counted 6,063 manatees statewide this year during their survey (3,333 manatees on the east coast of Florida and 2,730 on

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March 16th, 2015

Tom Rowland (of Saltwater Experience) Interview

Luke and I came off of this interview with Tom Rowland of Saltwater Experience feeling great, full of energy, and even more inspired to share our message about teaching the world to fish. Why? Because that is the kind of person Tom Rowland is. He is full of energy, full of passion, and he is

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March 14th, 2015

How To Throw A Big Cast Net Without Using Your Mouth [VIDEO]

It’s cast net time! The ability to throw a cast net is essential for anyone who plans to fish regularly. Since we’ve received many questions relating to cast net throwing, we decided to create a video that not only teaches how to throw a cast net, but more importantly, this video shows exactly where the

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March 13th, 2015

Sam Root (aka Salty Shores) Interview

Sam Root is a Hoot! We had an absolute blast getting to know Sam (the legendary man behind Salty Shores), getting to hear how he got into the saltwater fishing business (with his 2 MegaPixel camera…rare at the time), and hearing his hilarious story of losing his motor in 10 feet of water. And Sam

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March 12th, 2015

Cameron Kirkconnell (aka “Spearfishing World Champion”) Interview

Cameron Kirkconnell grew up with a snorkel in his mouth… Before his family moved to Florida, they came from the Cayman Islands where they did everything from spearing, diving, lobstering, fishing, and being one with the water. And Cameron is a ship captain, a master mariner, 13 time spearfishing world record holder, and he is

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March 11th, 2015

Darcizzle Offshore Interview

What a FUN interview with Darcizzle Offshore! Even though she made us realize how “white and pale” we are (as Darcizzle has an amazing Florida tan), this was such a fun interview for us. From hearing her great story of fishing with her dad at a young age, to her goals of empowering women with

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March 11th, 2015

What We Can Learn by Following Lydia the Great White Shark

Wouldn’t it be amazing if we could track a Great White Shark, getting instant notification of where the shark is every single time the shark’s fin breaks the water, and know precisely where (and when) it is traveling. Well then I have some great news for you! You have the ability to follow the most

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March 10th, 2015

Captain Ryan Lambert (Cajun Fishing Adventures) Interview

What a fun interview with Captain Ryan Lambert of Cajun Fishing Adventures! He had us laughing, smiling, and almost at tears after he told one of his stories (you will have to stay tuned to hear what one of his clients did while fishing with Capt Ryan). And make sure to check out their amazing

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March 10th, 2015

The Strongest Guy I Know…We Lost A Good One Today

We lost a good one today. And no, it wasn’t a fish this time. It was the Strongest guy I know. A Warrior. A Father. A Husband. An Incredible friend to anyone that knew him. An Inspiration. One of the most loyal and genuine guys I have ever met. And certainly someone that made an

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March 9th, 2015

Johan Attby (FishBrain CEO) Interview

First of all, a big Happy Birthday to FishBrain CEO Johan Attby! We couldn’t have orchestrated this amazing Google Hangout Interview to release on your big day any better! Secondly, if are you a fisherman or fisherwoman from anywhere in the world, you definitely need to go download the most popular fishing app in the

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March 6th, 2015

April Vokey (The Fly Gal) Interview

When I found out that April Vokey agreed to do a Google Hangout Interview with us, I was pretty stoked. She is an incredible angler and outdoors-woman that we followed for many years, and in our minds she is the trailblazer for the fly fishing world (for both men and women). What was really crazy was she

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March 5th, 2015

Peter Miller (Bass2Billfish Host) Interview

Meet the “Tom Brady” of the salt water fishing world. Peter Miller, the host of Bass2Billfish and the man behind the successful brand Peter Miller Fishing joined Luke and I for an incredible Google Hangout interview. In this interview, Peter Miller shares some amazing fishing stories, makes us laugh, and even impresses us with his vast

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March 4th, 2015

Florida FreeDivers Interview

This was our first “couple” on a Google Hangout! And boy was it a hit. We had Jonathan and Kelsey Dickinson, the owners of Florida FreeDivers, on for an epic Google hangout where we talked about their ginormous dive shop, their craziest spearfishing stories, and their favorite places to dive. It went a little bit

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March 3rd, 2015

Captain Lacey Kelly Interview

Lacey Kelly could quite possibly be the coolest female angler in all of Florida…and perhaps the world. We had an absolute blast with the incredibly fun (and always full of energy) female angler and outdoor lover known to the world as Captain Lacey Kelly. If you aren’t familiar with Captain Lacey, she started off as

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March 2nd, 2015

Captain Jeff Maggio (LunkerDog) Google Hangout Interview

We couldn’t have picked a better (or more “Reel”) guy to kick off our March Fishing Madness: Warrior Strong interview series with. Captain Jeff “the LunkerDog” Maggio made us laugh, told some great stories, and even taught us a few things. He also surprised us with a very unique person that he would take fishing

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March 1st, 2015

Announcing the Wounded Warrior Winner of “March Fishing Madness”

  Huge congratulations to Staff Sergeant Scott Lilley of the United States Air Force (retired) for winning the all-expense paid fishing trip in March, hosted by Salt Strong! Scott, the entire Salt Strong team can’t wait to create some amazing experiences for you and your friend this March (and hopefully catch a fish or thirty…).

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February 28th, 2015

3 Money Making Tips Fishing Guides Can Learn From This Real Estate Agent

  Are you a fishing guide, charter captain, first mate, owner of a fleet, or associated with the fishing industry? Then you definitely want to read this power-packed article (click here for direct link): 3 Money Making Tips for Fishing Guides This is the first in a series of articles helping fishing guides do the following:

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February 23rd, 2015

Flambeau “Saltwater Tackle System” Tackle Box Independent Review

This is the Independent Review of the Flambeau Saltwater Tackle Box (the Soft Saltwater Tackle System) Overall, this saltwater tackle box from Flambeau is pretty good. Below, we will go over the brief pros and cons so you can make a decision for yourself. (To purchase this tackle box at Amazon for the cheapest price

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February 18th, 2015

Wounded Warrior Fishing Trip [All-Expense Paid Fishing Trip for Two]

You hopefully already know about our upcoming March Fishing Madness: “Warrior Strong” event to honor, raise awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project… But if not, here are the brief bullet points: My brother Luke and I will be spending the entire month of March on a small, exclusive island off of Florida We will raising

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February 17th, 2015

A Quick Way To Clear Line Twists from Your Spinning Reel [VIDEO]

For an inshore angler, there is nothing more frustrating than having a line tangles in your spinning reel…

I take that back, losing a trophy fish is definitely more frustrating…

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February 12th, 2015

How to Skip a Lure Under Mangroves and Docks [Video]

Once I learned how to effectively skip a lure under mangroves, I began to catch slot reds and snook more consistently without having to bother waking up early to catch live bait in the morning. And before you know it, I was almost completely weened off of using live bait (in fact, I stopped taking my 12-foot

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February 9th, 2015

Plano 3600 “Softsider X” Tackle Box Independent Review

This is the Plano 3600 Softsider X Tackle Box Review (100% Independent) Are you looking for a solid fishing tackle box that: Can carry all of your fishing gear without taking up too much room Looks good Is durable Won’t get your gear wet from being on the bottom of your wet boat deck And

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February 6th, 2015

Top 5 Reasons Ellen Should Have Salt Strong On Her Show

Wouldn’t it be amazing if a goofy white guy grew a mustache and recreated Lionel Richie’s popular music video “Hello” while serenading Ellen DeGeneres and raising money and awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project! Well you are in luck! That actually just happened… And it is only one of many epic videos that Salt Strong

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