Fishing aboard the 44' Custom Sportfisherman, Bluefin II, helmed by his father, Capt. Don Mertens, Ryan Mertens says, "We headed south and we were fishing about three hours when we saw a few frigate birds. That's when we got the big one."
The catch of a 37.48-pound dolphin (mahi-mahi) earned St. Thomas angler, Ryan Mertens, Top Angler and a $1,000 cash prize, at the Budget Rent A Car Dolphin Derby Fishing Tournament, hosted by the Virgin Islands Game Fishing Club.
Capt. Steve Malpere has been enjoying fishing in the Caribbean for over 20 years and he enjoys sharing this pleasure with his guests. His enthusiasm is contagious and ensures that you take home a prize catch of great memories from St. Thomas.
Enjoy the "Peanut" A 28' Custom Cat Sport fishing boat designed for your comfort and enjoyment for some deep sea sportfishing. You can also enjoy some inshore sportfishing aboard the "Peanut".