ABOUT THE SKIPPERS


SKIPPER JAMES

Xtreme Fishing Charters is fortunate to have James as one of its skippers. He has fishing in his blood, having a father that was a provincial angler, and learnt his trade being on the sea from a very young age. He is the ultimate professional when it comes to tackle and has the uncanny ability of always finding fish. James has a background in the hospitality industry, giving him the ability to understand the client’s needs.

Our skippers are SAMSA approved and have all the relevant licenses, we pride ourselves in giving a professional service and fun filled experience.


SKIPPER JJ

Xtreme Fishing Charters has one of the true characters in the fishing industry, JJ De Villiers. JJ was once a professional rugby player who with the love of the sea got involved in the commercial fishing industry making himself into a respected fisherman, after doing this for years he got involved in the fishing charter business, running his own boat which he ran under the umbrella of another fishing charter business. JJ has skippered in the South African tuna nationals where he helped land the winning fish, a 97kg yellowfin caught on 10kg line.

Our skippers are SAMSA approved and have all the relevant licenses, we pride ourselves in giving a professional service and fun filled experience.


SPEARFISHERMAN GEOFF FLAMMENT

Geoff, more commonly known as Frog has over 20 years of worldwide spearfishing experience from reef fish to larger pelagic species. As a professional spearo, Frog has refined a technique in targeting Yellowfin Tuna with resounding success and a record of 13 fish ranging from 60-95kg in one day. His passion for the sport and commitment to safety ensures client comfort and success, be it in an inshore zone or out in the “The Deep”.


ABOUT XTREME FISHING CHARTERS


Xtreme Fishing Charters is all about giving you an xtreme experience whether that be fighting some of the biggest fish around or having xtreme relaxation and having a once and life time experience.

We are an owner operator charter business located in Hout Bay harbour in Cape Town, South Africa.

Our waters off Cape Town are rich in marine life and offer some of the finest Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus Albacares), longfin tuna (Thunnus Alalunga) and yellowtail (Seriola Lalandi) fishing in the world along with a huge variety of pelagic sea birds with many different species been sighted at different times of the year.We offer our clients a world class experience using the best equipment available, that being great boats, tackle and great guys with a wealth of knowledge.