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Modys to address Sanibel Island Fishing Club

By Staff | Jan 4, 2010

Capt. Rob Modys holds up a very large Spanish mackerel.

On Tuesday, Jan. 12, the Sanibel Island Fishing Club will be holding its monthly meeting. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the north room of the Sanibel Community Center, located at 2173 Periwinkle Way.

The featured speaker will begin his presentation at 7 p.m. sharp. There is no admission charge for the event and the angling public is cordially invited to attend.

This month’s speaker will be renowned Lee County Fishing Guide Capt. Rob Modys, who runs his guiding operation out of the Fish Tale Marina on Fort Myers Beach as well as the Punta Rassa boat ramp directly off island.

Captain Rob has been a professional fishing guide for more than 20 years, focusing primarily on the back waters of Estero Bay and Pine Island Sound. He focuses on tarpon, snook, redfish, trout, tripletail and permit among others. His Web site can be found at www.soulmatecharters.com or you can call him directly at 239-852-1242.

Modys will be discussing his various methods of catching the most popular gamefish of Southwest Florida. He will speak for approximately 30 minutes, followed by an extensive question-and-answer period. Anyone interested in learning more about how to hook up these back water fish should plan to attend this exciting presentation.

The Sanibel Island Fishing Club meets monthly through season and sponsors several group outings as well as lending support for various fishing related charities and organizations such as START, PURRE and the Sanibel Sea School.

For more information on joining the club, please contact Rol Campbell at 472-8994 or attend next Tuesday’s meeting.

The Sanibel Island Fishing club has been an active social club for more than 20 years on the island. To learn more about the club, and to view our fish photos or explore our new fish recipe section, go to www.sanibelislandfishingclub.com.