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Have you ever wondered what’s swimming in the water that surrounds NYC? Join Victor Lucia, founder and president of the Brooklyn Fishing Club, every Wed. at 7pm as he discusses urban fishing in the Big Apple and beyond. The Brooklyn Fishing Club is the largest fishing organization in NYC and is known worldwide as the crew that put urban fishing on the map in the US. We will discuss a variety of topics over the hour, focusing on tactics, sustainability and demystifying the urban angler.

Have you ever wondered what’s swimming in the water that surrounds NYC? Join Victor Lucia, founder and president of the Brooklyn Fishing Club, every Wed. at 7pm as he discusses urban fishing in the Big Apple and beyond. The Brooklyn Fishing Club is the largest fishing organization in NYC and is known worldwide as the crew that put urban fishing on the map in the US. We will discuss a variety of topics over the hour, focusing on tactics, sustainability and demystifying the urban angler.
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Have you ever wondered what’s swimming in the water that surrounds NYC? Join Victor Lucia, founder and president of the Brooklyn Fishing Club, every Wed. at 7pm as he discusses urban fishing in the Big Apple and beyond. The Brooklyn Fishing Club is the largest fishing organization in NYC and is known worldwide as the crew that put urban fishing on the map in the US. We will discuss a variety of topics over the hour, focusing on tactics, sustainability and demystifying the urban angler.

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9177164119


Episodes

Ep. 8 - Characters Welcome pt. 1

1/8/2019
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This episode features two larger than life members of the Brooklyn Fishing Club, Mishka Bobishka and Dennis Morano. We discuss the craziness of fishing in NYC, fishing on a budget, lots of ridiculous stories and a ton of laughs.

Duration:01:59:59

Ep. 7 - Fish Art pt.1

1/2/2019
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As many of you know, urban fishing is growing by leaps and bounds every day, but what many of you may not know is that there's a rapidly growing market of Fish Art driven by a wave of emerging artists with a passion for all things fish and fishing related. Join us as a painter, a pyrographer & a copper worker break down their artistry. Like our Podcast? Help support us by donating to our Go Fund Me campaign. Any little bit helps us to continue our mission to share our love and passion...

Duration:01:26:50

Ep. 6 - NYC Fishing Legends Pt.2

12/24/2018
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Back by popular demand, we decided to have Captain Rudy and Captain Frank back in the studio after many of you expressed how much you enjoyed their episode a few weeks ago. So as a little X-mas gift to you we brought them both back to hear more of their unbelievable fishing stories in NYC, their opinions on certain fish populations, and their endless amount of knowledge in regards to fishing. If you listened to their previous episode you already know that this episode is a must listen!

Duration:01:41:34

Ep. 5 - Sustainable Fishing pt.1

12/18/2018
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In this episode, we chat with Vincent Milburn, owner of Greenpoint Fish & Lobster, and Captain John McMurray of One Last Cast Charters. Jim Thompson, one of the original members of BFC, is our co-host. All three guests share their opinion on sustaining our fisheries, the state of the striped bass population, facts and statistics regarding the harvest of menhaden, the absence of bluefish in NYC and more.

Duration:01:15:34

Ep. 4 - NYC Fishing Legends pt.1

12/5/2018
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When you've been in the game as long as Captain Frank and Captain Rudy, you're bound to have some unbelievable stories. Join us as these legendary captains recount their decades in the NYC fishing scene. This episode is packed with endless historic knowledge, frightening tales of tragedies at sea, trolling techniques and more.

Duration:01:49:06

Ep. 3 - Urban Fishing: NYC to Sydney

11/28/2018
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We had a roundtable with special guests Spiro Arkoudis, an OG angler from Sydney who was kind enough to drop in during his visit to NYC, Natasha Eng, one of the few fly fisherwomen in NYC, Kimberly Lee, a well seasoned angler and president of the Manhattan chapter of the club, and Victor's longtime friend and music producer Ian. This episode has no shortage of great stories and good laughs. Join us as we chat about some of our most epic & meaningful catches. Spiro breaks down the Sydney...

Duration:01:45:25

Ep. 2 - The Art of Blackfishing w/ Kenneth Westerfeld & Harold Dieterle

11/21/2018
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In this episode, we chat with legendary fisherman Kenneth Westerfeld who currently holds the world record for catching the largest blackfish, and with world-renowned chef Harold Dieterle, the season 1 winner of Top Chef. Join us as we discuss the difficult art of blackfishing, the world record story, tips for beginners, how to prepare your catch and more.

Duration:01:09:47

Ep. 1 - "Crazy" Alberto Knie & Mario DiBiase

11/11/2018
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This is our inaugural episode with special guests "Crazy" Alberto Knie & Mario DiBiase. Alberto is a world-class angler and is considered to be the best angler on the East Coast, if not the planet. Mario DiBiase is a renowned chef and owner of Sotto Voce restaurant in Brooklyn and also president of the Staten Island chapter of Brooklyn Fishing Club. In this episode, we talk fishing in NYC past & present, striped bass conservation, tips & tricks from Alberto and more.

Duration:01:00:46