Waterman's Journal

Apr 08, 2020

A Day in the Life of Captain Nick Stanczyk

From many years as a budding FL Keys charterman through his ascent to the pinnacle of sport fishing, follow along as we join Captain Nick Stanczyk for a 24-hour look into the daily life of a true swordfish pro. Filmed exclusively at historic Bud N’ Mary’s Marina [Islamorada, FL], Nick gives us a 360-degree view of what it takes to be a successful swordfishermen, provides some of his insider tips and tricks, & tells some incredible tales along the way – including the story of his 8-hour battle that shocked the world with a record-breaking 757-lb. broadbill swordfish. This is: A Day in the Life of Captain Nick Stanczyk.

Check out Capt. Nick Stanczyk's selection of his favorite Pelagic Gear: NICK'S PICKS