NY Sportfishing Federation | Freeport Show 2017 Seminar Line-Up

Freeport Show 2017 Seminar Line-Up

New York Sportfishing Federation 
2017 Forum & Auction Seminars*

Daily price of admission to the Freeport Show includes admission to the fishing seminars held in room 101 or 102 at the Freeport Recreation Center.

*  Days, times, and subjects may be subject to change.  Check back regularly for updates.


Saturday, February 18th, 2017


9am-  Capt. Phil Kess                    Gear up with Rigs, Knots & Special Tactics             Room 101       

10am-  Capt. Bob Rocchetta        Fishing for Trophy Stripers on LI                              Room  101                   

10am-  John Paduano                    Bucktailing for Stripers, Fluke, & Weakfish          Room 102


11am-  Capt. Ken Hejducek          Offshore:  Shark Fishing                                                Room 101

11am-  Ralph Votta                         Surf Fishing with Tins/Reading the Beach              Room 102                                

Noon-  Adam Sotiryardis             Wetsuiting Montauk Surf                                              Room 101                                                                                                                                              

Noon- Capt. Jerry McGrath       Tanaku Lodge-Planning your Alaska Trip                Room 102

1pm-  Chris Paparo                        Fishing Bio 101:  A Look at What Tugs at the          Room 101

                                                               End of Your Line                                                                                                                     

1pm-  Capt. Rob Thompson        Fly & Light Tackle Tactics for Albies                          Room 102                                                                                                                                                    

2pm- Capt. Al Goldberg              Light Tackle Bucktailing  & Custom Rod Demo       Room 101

2pm-Capt. John Capuano          Party Boat Cod                                                                     Room 102                                                                                                                                                     

3pm- Capt. Stu Patterson           LI Strategies for Stripers & Bluefish                           Room 101

3pm- Capt. Tom Mikoleski         Montauk Trophy Striped Bass                                      Room 102                                                                

4pm- KFA-NY                                 Rigging your Kayak                                                            Room 101

4pm- Nick Meola                           Custom Rod Building                                                        Room 102


 Sunday, February 19th, 2017


10am- Capt. Tom Mikoleski     Montauk Bottom Fishing                                                  Room 101                                                                                                                                                 

10am- Capt. Fred Mignone       Orient Point Blackfish                                                       Room 102

11am- Capt. Bob Schmitt            Freeport Wreck Fishing                                                   Room 101

11am- Capt. Joe Paradiso          Orient Point Stripers                                                          Room 102

Noon-  Jason Brunder               Surfcasting:  Reading the Beach                                     Room 101                                                                                                                                                               

Noon- Capt. Jerry McGrath     Tanaku Lodge-Planning your Alaska Trip                  Room 102

1pm-  Tom Schlichter                Freshwater Secrets                                                               Room 102                                                                                                                                                   



Sunday 2:30pm                                      * Live Auction *                                                            Room 101



*The 2017 seminar line-up, times and topics subject to change.    See list of show exhibitors here.