A San Diego California native and certified fish and game and IGFA licensed guide, Jim Sammons is recognized worldwide as a pioneer in the sport of kayak fishing & has been Involved in the sport of kayak fishing for over twenty years. Jim's list of accomplishments from his kayak are many and include landing the first and still only Marlin from a kayak in California, numerous kayak fishing records, and a kayak caught species list of over one hundred and twenty. Jim is most proud of guiding thousands of new kayak anglers to their first fish off of a kayak, and turning them onto the sport he loves. He has also taken over 40 adventurous kayak anglers to the next level by getting them on their first Marlin from a kayak, while on trips Jim guided in Mexico.
Kayak Fishing Raw's second guest will be Florida native & Extreme weigh master Doug Perez. Doug fishes with Team Young Guns & is a member of the SKA (Southern Kingfish Association) He will be going over the upcoming Sailfish Smack Down in detail about new rigs & tactics for those out of state anglers competing.