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Capt. Curt Whiticar Honored by IGFA

At 106, Capt. Curt Whiticar ranks as the “dean of custom boatbuilding.” He was born in New Jersey, where his father, “Capt. Add,” worked as a charter boat fisherman in the summer...
The New Whiticar 72'

Whiticar & Garlington Landeweer Project

After taking several years off from boatbuilding, John Whiticar and his team at Whiticar Boat Works have decided to get back into the action. Rather than ramping up with equipment and manpower, Whiticar Boat...
Pamela McCarthy

Thanks & best wishes to Pamela McCarthy

All of us at Whiticar would like to congratulate Pamela on her acceptance of the Stuart Sailfish Club Executive Director position. I take this opportunity to personally thank her on behalf of the...
Custom Shootout

Custom Shootout

The May 11 – 14, 2016 Custom Shootout at the Abaco Beach Resort in Marsh Harbor, Bahamas is over for this year. With a great turnout of 54 custom boats and 3 days of great fishing and fabulous weather...
Captain Andy Kublak trophy

Stuart Sailfish Club turns 75

Ph. Liz McKinley In January of this year, the Stuart Sailfish Club celebrated their 75th anniversary with a cocktail party at the Geoffrey Smith Gallery in Port Salerno. The formal celebration was held...
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Hauling out Catamarans in South Florida

By Capt. Jeff Werner After spending almost a quarter century under sail, cruising catamarans are my favorite boats. As a professional captain, I have crossed oceans and seas on monohulls, catamarans...
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75th Anniversary Stuart Sailfish Club

In an era when venerable fishing clubs in Miami and elsewhere are failing, the Stuart Sailfish Club is flourishing. At 75 years and counting, the club in Stuart, Florida, recently held its 62nd Light Tackle...