NBA Player TJ Leaf and Sureel Fishing Owner Troy Leaf are two fishermen with lives built on their passions. Many people dream of playing professional basketball, others dream of spending every day on the water fishing – TJ and Troy have blended their careers and passion into one. These guys work hard, fish harder and have a lot of fun doing it!
When the temps started to drop at home, we chased summer into the warm waters and tropical rainforests of Costa Rica for the Dorado Derby and stayed for the Dorado Derby Dos! This trip to the tropics is becoming an OSL tradition and our way to kick off the holiday season.
Many saltwater anglers dream of a year following the pelagic species’ west coast migrations, and that defines Sequoyah’s Life on the Water. He’s in San Diego in the summer, down in Mexico in the winter and up in NorCal after Salmon in the spring.
Mike Panarisi’s life hacks beat the old saying that says “A bad day of fishing is still better than a good day at work.” For Mike every day is about fishing, and that’s why he is featured in Offshore Lifestyle’s “Life on the Water” series. He is either fishing, painting fishing inspired art or working at East County Bait and Tackle.
Today, Kody Kessell is a boat captain that has a reputation for catching big fish. BFT, YFT, Dorado and Yellowtail in season, and in the off season you can find him chasing the fish down south or taking people out to catch limits of rockfish.