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Blue Marlin action!!!

Fished the 60th Club Nautico de San Juan International Billfish Tournament from September 17th to the 21st. The fleet of 46 boats released an incredible 145 blue marlin in 4 days of fishing. I was one of the anglers aboard the 40 foot Cabo "Wheezing" as one of our anglers bailed out at the last [...]

By | September 25th, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments

Night time fishing heats up!!!

August was a very hot month here in Puerto Rico but we still managed to run quite a few charters. Our best trip in terms of numbers was a morning outing on August 1st where we caught 9 baby tarpon out of 20+ bites. Night time fishing was very productive with the hot weather and both [...]

By | September 3rd, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments

Teenager catches Triple Inshore Grand Slam!!!

July was very hot and humid but the tarpon fishing remained steady throughout the month. We released 70 tarpon aboard Extremist, inlcuding two nice ones between 110 and 115 pounds! The highlight of the month was fishing with 13 year old Danny and his Aunt Jill. They fished 3 trips with me and we had [...]

By | August 7th, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments

Salt Water Sportsman’s magazine Top 50 Charter Captains!

Extreme Fishing Puerto Rico is very proud to announce that Captain Juan Carlos Torruella has been chosen as one of Salt Water Sportsman's Magazine Top 50 Charter Captains!!!

By | July 22nd, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments

Summer Silver Kings!!!

Action has continued steady and at times red hot with the tarpon in Torrecilla and San Jose lagoons. Captain Juan recorded a 7 tarpon release trip in May 8th and hosted Salt Water Sportsman writer Ben Holtzclaw who caught ten tarpon up to 100 pounds in just two half days of fishing in May 9 [...]

By | July 2nd, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments

Back from my Marlin retreat!

Just got back from my annual trip to the Dominican Republic aboard the 57ft Bertram "Let It Be". We fished 8 days in Cap Cana and caught 19 white marlin and 2 blue marlin. Highlights of the trip were 6 white marlin releases on June 1st and the release of a 500 pound blue marlin on [...]

By | June 5th, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments

My 8 year old son wins tarpon tournament!!!

On the weekend of May 3rd to May 5th the Cangrejos Yacht Club held its 18th annual Tarpon Tournament. A total of 74 anglers aboard 20 boats and 7 kayaks participated in the event (59 adults, 8 women and 7 youths). We fished saturday morning, saturday afternoon and sunday morning. A total of 47 tarpon [...]

By | May 14th, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments

Big tarpon on the prowl, 158 tarpon catches this month!!!

April was an extremely busy month for Extreme Fishing Puerto Rico as we racked up 158 more tarpon catches to increase the 2013 total to 473 tarpon releases!!! The highlight of the month was Capt. Juan and Extremist winning the Apollo Valves Tarpon Tournament for the second year in a row with a nice 128 [...]

By | May 6th, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments

118 Tarpon released in March, lots of big fish in Town!!!

  March was a great month to be fishing the backcountry lagoons of Torrecilla & San Jose. We tallied 118 tarpon catches and many big fish!!! The biggest of the month was caught by Adam from Washington state. He caught a hog estimated at 124 pounds!!! Adam fished two mornings with me aboard the Extremist and he [...]

By | April 3rd, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments

114 Tarpon releases in February!!!

Lots of trips in February and the silver kings were on the prowl as Extremist racked up 114 tarpon releases this month. The top fish was a monster 125 pound tarpon guided by Capt. David and caught by Chris on 25 pound test line. Capt. Juan guided two other big fish, a 94 pounder for [...]

By | March 3rd, 2013|Extreme Fishing News|0 Comments