Capt. Chris Sheeder Passes – A Humble Legend

It is with heavy hearts that we share the news of the passing of fishing legend Capt. Chris Sheeder.  A true legend in the fishing world, but humble despite the fact that so many looked up to him and his knowledge and passion for fishing.

Captain Chris SheederCapt. Chris was known for his fishing prowess catching billfish in every way you can catch them.  World-traveled and loved by all, Capt. Chris was also an amazing photographer capturing the moments that thrill the hearts, minds, and imaginations of all offshore anglers.

“Last week the world lost a great one. Chris was not only one of the top billfish captains in the world but a great human,” said Ali Hussainy. “Chris was always smiling, joking, and loving life. His passion for the sport was only matched by his love of people. Our sport needs more like him.

Captain Chris Sheeder

We did get to share the wonders of Guatemala’s incredible offshore fishing with Capt. Chris.  He and his crew were top-notch, laid-back, and made it a joy to experience this special place.

Our deepest sympathies to his family and friends!  We will all miss Capt. Chris!

Captain Chris Sheeder