Today's Saturday Spotlight takes a look at two local Virginia anglers, one continuing to make a splash in the industry and beyond, the other offering good tips regarding the potential of making a cold water splash.
The first is Kevin Whitley aka Kayak Kevin, an OG in the kayak fishing community and a great follow on Social Media, etc. Kevin, an Ocean Kayak Pro, has been releasing some great videos of his last tour and this recent one is full of great action! And if that wasn't enough he was featured in Distinction Magazine with a great article about his journey and how it parallels the rise of the kayak fishing industry.
You can click the pic for the full story. And then below is the latest installment of Kevin's Tour video series. Visit his Youtube page for more. Fair Warning : Kevin is known for cussin' and his infectious excitement for chasing fish. check it out. The tarpon moment is everything we love about fishing.
The next Spotlight is on Chase Tanner, a Wilderness Systems Pro, who operates Kayak Fish Va guide service and offers up some good cold water safety tips. These are important as the weather starts to warm a little, but the water retains it's cold temps. Click the pic for the write-up.