George Poveromo

George Poveromo

TV fishing show host and personality George Poveromo is bringing his popular Salt Water Sportsman National Seminar Series to Connecticut on Saturday, January 18, 2014. The all-day, information-packed event will be held at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville.

Tom Richardson

Tom Richardson

Co-hosting the seminar is Tom Richardson, Editor of New England Boating Magazine and co-host of New England Boating TV on NESN.

Joining Poveromo and Richardson on stage will be:

  • Dr. Mitchell Roffer
  • Captain Rick Mola
  • Captain David Wicker
  • Captain Marcel Israel
  • Captain Bill Brown
  • Captain Kyle Douton
  • Captain Michael Pirri
  • Cathy Muli

Seminar sessions will cover:

  • Live-baiting for trophy striped bass
  • Spinner-and-worm fishing for striped bass
  • Stripers on top water lures
  • Diamond and flutter-jigging for striped bass and bluefish
  • Chunking for big striped bass
  • Inshore wire-line techniques
  • Secrets of fishing the rips
  • How to keep track of and locate the largest bluefish in the Sound
  • Bluefish on surface lures
  • Targeting jumbo bluefish
  • Trophy fluke tactics
  • Chumming up big fluke
  • How to catch a tournament-winning fluke
  • Bottom-fishing for inshore table fare (flounder, black sea bass, blackfish)
  • Targeting trophy blackfish
  • How to locate blackfish when they seem scarce
  • Jigging for blackfish
  • Bucktailing for trophy black sea bass
  • Tricks that take more offshore cod and pollock
  • Chumming and chunking for bonito and false albacore
  • Florida-style tactics that catch more and larger New England bonito and false albacore
  • Bluefin tuna on light tackle and lures
  • Trolling for bluefins
  • Cutting-edge tactics that take bigger mako sharks
  • Kite fishing for sharks and tuna
  • How to create and troll a deadly offshore teaser system (dredges included)
  • Live-chumming and live-baiting for tunas
  • Hot methods for catching sharks
  • Trolling for sharks
  • How to find and fish temperature breaks
  • Cutting-edge canyon tactics
  • Daytime swordfish tactics for New England waters


The $55 ticket includes 6 hours of instruction from leading national and local angling authorities, a course textbook, one year subscription or extension to Salt Water Sportsman, one Roffer’s Ocean Fishing Forecasting Analysis, one bottle of OrPine Wash & Wax, one spool of Sufix fishing line, one bottle of Star Tron Fuel Treatment, one bottle of Corrosion Block, $ 20.00 off on any purchase of $150 or more from Capt. Harry’s Fishing Supply, and chances to win thousands of dollars worth of door prizes.  The Grand Prize at each Seminar Series stop is a Bahamas bonefishing trip to Bimini Sands. And the Super Grand Prize (the winner’s name to be drawn from all the attendees of the 2014 tour) is a Mako Pro Skiff 17 CC.

To Register:

  • To pay with Visa, MasterCard and American Express, call (800-448-7360)
  • To register on-line CLICK HERE.
  • For more information CLICK HERE

Check out information from our 2013 article.


Share this Article On Facebook Twitter More...


Like New England Boating on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.
Receive our Daily News Update:

Don’t forget to sign up for our monthly newsletter!

Each month our emailed newsletter keeps you up to speed on the top news items, videos, destinations, reviews and fishing articles on New England Boating, so you won’t miss a beat. It’s convenient, it’s free, and you can opt out at any time!