Capt. Tom has fished the offshore deep sea waters of Guatemala since 1996! He has gotten to know it very well! He owns his boat the Que Vela! and takes great care in it’s upkeep along with all tackle and equipment. He’s owned a cliff style house on the edge of Lake Atitlan for 25 years and has a unique lifetime of experiences both on and off the local waters that he is happy to share with you.
Capt. Tom is from is from Colorado and still spends some time there. While there he's always available to go and have a beer in the Denver area and discuss what it is like to fish down in Guatemala.
Tom is easy going and will be glad to adapt to however you might want to fish. You can kick back and drink a cool one while telling stories with friends. Tom will just hand you the rod so that you can wrestle your sailfish to the boat.
Or if you prefer Tom will be glad to show you how to rig various effective circle hook rigs and let you pitch a rigged bait to a hotly teased-up Guatemala sailfish. He can guide you as you perfect the circle hook dropback method of setting the hook into a sail.
Your host specializes in customizing your Guatemala fishing experience to your personal desires. But more then that, Tom understands the critical importance of making sure that your vacation while Guatemala fishing is fun and safe as well as rewarding.
Within Two Degrees of Kevin Bacon!
Within two degrees of Kevin Bacon .....? You will always have something to talk about at Panamax Sailfishing Vacations. Have you ever heard of the pop culture trivia game called Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon? If not, you can read about it at Wikipedia. Capt. Tom was actually Kevin Bacon's stunt double in the movie "River Wild." Guess what, that actually gets you within two degrees of Kevin Bacon!
Speaking of entertainment, with Panamax you will be assured that we are committed to making your Guatemala sportfishing experience entertaining, successful, fun and even a bit educational. Allow us to prove that we can guide you to the tropical paradise fishing vacation you have been dreaming about for years and won't be forgetting about for many more years to come! Many of our clients can't wait to return year after year