Captain Troy's Bio

Captain Troy Perez has over over 30 years of guiding experience in both inshore and offshore fishing. He specializes in guiding for both fly and light tackle fishing and is responsible for many world record catches. Captain Troy has been featured on both Television and in national fishing publications such as Saltwater Sportsman™ and Florida Sportsman™. He has won many Tournament Championships and has been a regular fixture on the tournament fishing trail.

Captain Troy and his late wife Christine have the honor of being the only fishing team to win 3 IFA Redfish Tour Events in a single year.

Captain Troy Perez holding a large Bonefish caught on a Flyrod

Captain Troy - The Cup Tournament Champion

Captain Troy Perez and Christine Perez win the Cup Redfish Tournament

Captain Troy - IFA Tournament Champion

Captain Troy Perez and Christine Perez win the IFA Redfish Tournament

Captain Troy's World Record List

Type Angler Species Line Class Lb Oz Location Date
Retire Christine Currie Jack, Crevalle 16lb 32 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 4/29/1983
Retire Troy Perez Seatrout, spotted Tippet 4lb 7 4 Banana River, Merritt Island, FL USA 12/8/1983
Retire Troy Perez Seatrout, spotted Tippet 2lb 4 5 Banana River, Merritt Island, FL USA 12/26/1983
World Record Troy Perez Shark, Hammerhead 4lb 27 4 Port Canaveral, FL USA 7/12/1984
Retire Joe Penovich Jack, Crevalle Tippet 4lb 16 8 Port Canaveral, FL USA 4/13/1987
World Record Christine Perez Wahoo 12lb 82 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 1/2/1989
World Record Christine Perez Amber Jack 8lb 71 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 2/6/1989
World Record Al Perez Drum,Red 4lb 25 0 Indian River Cocoa, FL USA 12/29/1989
World Record Christine Currie Drum, Red 2lb 22 8 Indian River Cocoa, FL USA 1/21/1990
Retire Dick Pope Drum, Red Tippet 4lb 19 0 Indian River Titusville, FL USA 2/7/1990
Retire Dick Pope Drum, Red Tippet 8lb 31 0 Indian River Titusville, FL USA 2/20/1990
Retire Christine Currie Drum, Red 4lb 31 0 Indian River Cocoa, FL USA 12/11/1990
Retire Troy Perez Drum, Black Tippet 16lb 33 0 Indian River, Port St. John, FL USA 1/29/1991
Retire Troy Perez Drum, Red Tippet 20lb 26 0 Indian River, Port St. John, FL USA 11/18/1991
Retire Christine Perez Jack, Crevalle 50lb 26 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 8/11/1992
Retire Mark H. Whitmire Drum, Red Tippet 20lb 35 0 Banana River, FL USA 8/19/1992
Retire Christine Perez Triple Tail 4lb 6 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 9/1/1993
Retire Christine Perez Drum, Red 80lb 34 0 NASA Causeway Indian River, FL USA 9/14/1993
Retire Christine Perez Triple Tail 8lb 17 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 10/13/1993
World Record Troy Perez Triple Tail 8lb 26 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 10/14/1993
Retire Christine Perez Triple Tail 16lb 19 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 10/20/1993
Retire Troy Perez Triple Tail 12lb 25 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 11/4/1993
Retire Troy Perez Triple Tail 16lb 26 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 11/5/1993
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail 4lb 11 8 Port Canaveral, FL USA 11/19/1993
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail 4lb 11 8 Port Canaveral, FL USA 11/19/1993
Retire Troy Perez Triple Tail 2lb 8 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 2/22/1994
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Black 2lb 12 0 Banana River, Merritt Island, FL USA 3/15/1994
Retire Troy Perez Triple Tail 4lb 12 8 Port Canaveral, FL USA 3/21/1994
Retire James B. Ross Triple Tail Tippet 12lb 7 5 Port Canaveral, FL USA 3/24/1994
World Record Jim Stoner Grouper, gag 8lb 8 0 Mosquito Lagoon, FL USA 12/3/1994
Retire Christine Perez Triple Tail 6lb 17 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 6/25/1996
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail 20lb 26 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 6/26/1996
Retire Christine Perez Drum, Black 8lb 18 8 Merritt Island, FL USA 12/16/1996
Retire Christine Perez Triple Tail 50lb 17 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 1/8/1997
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail 8lb 25 8 Port Canaveral, FL USA 6/3/1997
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail 6lb 17 11 Port Canaveral, FL USA 6/19/1997
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail 50lb 25 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 6/23/1997
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail 2lb 6 8 Port Canaveral, FL USA 4/17/1998
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail Tippet 8lb 6 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 6/10/1998
World Record Christine Perez Barracuda, Great Tippet 12lb 23 0 Key West, FL USA 7/15/1998
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Red Tippet 6lb 18 0 Mosquito Lagoon, FL USA 8/16/1998
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Red Tippet 8lb 12 0 N. Indian River Titusville, FL USA 9/2/1998
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Red Tippet 16lb 26 0 N. Indian River Titusville, FL USA 9/2/1998
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Red Tippet 16lb 13 8 N. Indian River Titusville, FL USA 10/11/1998
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Black Tippet 4lb 7 0 Mosquito Lagoon, FL USA 2/27/1999
Retire Christine Perez Drum, Black Tippet 6lb 6 0 Mosquito Lagoon, FL USA 2/27/1999
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail Tippet 12lb 6 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 3/28/1999
World Record Christine Perez Bonefish 30lb 10 0 Long Key, FL USA 5/20/1999
World Record Christine Perez Barracuda Tippet 16lb 35 14 Port Canaveral, FL USA 7/13/1999
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Red Tippet 4lb 10 0 Mosquito Lagoon, FL USA 8/25/1999
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Red Tippet 20lb 20 0 N. Indian River Titusville, FL USA 10/20/1999
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Black Tippet 12lb 25 8 Banana River, Merritt Island, FL USA 2/7/2000
World Record Christine Perez Grouper, gag 12lb 16 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 4/17/2000
World Record Christine Perez Grouper, gag 16lb 19 4 Port Canaveral, FL USA 4/17/2000
Retire Al Perez Triple Tail 12lb 26 4 Port Canaveral, FL USA 7/24/2000
World Record Christine Perez Tunny, Little Tippet 20lb 15 8 Port Canaveral, FL USA 8/17/2000
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Red Tippet 12lb 15 0 N. Indian River Titusville, FL USA 9/10/2000
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Black Tippet 6lb 8 4 Mosquito Lagoon, FL USA 12/22/2000
World Record Christine Perez Triple Tail 12lb 23 0 Port Canaveral, FL USA 7/8/2001
World Record Christine Perez Drum, Black 4lb 40 0 Mosquito Lagoon, FL USA 1/17/2002
Retire Christine Perez Drum, Red Tippet 12lb 19 0 N. Indian River Titusville, FL USA 8/15/2000