Nov 27, 2018
Interview with Josh Pederson from ThisOceanLifeTV
Josh joins me (Shrek) to give the
lowdown about how to take a kid spearfishing but that’s not all. He
recounts a recent adventure bluewater hunting for the first time
and shares some of the key takeaways from his trip. If you are into
water sports along with your spearfishing then you need to meet
Josh. He interviews watermen and women from multiple pursuits like
SUP riding long distance, surfers, and more on his show called
ThisOceanLifeTV Podcast – check it out….right after
you listen to this interview!
10:40 All about Josh’s show
17:00 The love affair with all
things water begins
21:00 Recent bluewater trip
chasing Bluefin Tuna. Key takeaways and the
37:10 The challenge of
spearfishing with a focus on central California. Species, water
temps and seasonal variations.
Crucial RESOURCE mentioned: Sea Foragers Guide
to the Northern California Coast
45:00 How do you deal with Leg
Cramp? Endurolyte type tablet on Amazon
here. Building leg strength in the gym also helps reduce cramp
spearfishing according to Josh.
52:00 Hunting Cabezon tips. Often
searching shallow yields the best fish. So wear a little extra
weight and stay just outside the breaking surf zone. Josh
recommends using a pole spear and keeping your body super
57:45 Toughest situation in the
ocean for Josh was paddling out into huge surf and not having a
large enough surfboard and more importantly multiple exit points.
His advice is spending more time planning and checking your ego at
64:00 VETERANS VAULT: How
to take a kid spearfishing
- First up: What is like a good
rule of thumb for minimum age/capability etc?
- What crucial things do they need
to know before they hit the water?
- What rules do you give them to
keep them safe?
- What do you let them
- What kind of location is ideal
for taking kids out?
- How do you get them to shoot that
- Do you need to help them frame
- What kind of things are important
to teach them about spearfishing with regards to hunting ethics,
valuing the ocean, respect etc
93:00 What is your funniest moment
97:00 Spearo Q&A
- Spearfishing is an intimate
connection with the ocean.
- Dave Bennei is Joshs favorite person to go spearfishing
- The White Sea Bass is a future
So check out Joshs
Podcast at https://thisoceanlifetv.podbean.com/
Josh on Instagram | Facebook
These spearfishing retailers now have 99 Tips in stock!!
Australian Spearfishing Retail Stores
- Adreno – Brisbane. 56
Deshon St, Woolloongabba QLD 4102
- Adreno – Melbourne. 1184
Nepean Hwy, Cheltenham VIC 3192
- Adreno – Sydney. 1/678-682
Botany Rd, Alexandria NSW 2015
- Adreno – Perth. 2C / 376
South St, O’Connor, WA, 6163
- Spearfishing Superstore –
Cairns. 303-305 Draper St,
Parramatta Park QLD 4870
- The Dive Shop – Port Lincoln. 4 S Quay Blvd, Port Lincoln SA 5606
- Frogdive – Willoughby. 539
Willoughby Rd, NSW 2068
- Spear and Fish Downunder – Newcastle.
990 Hunter street. Newcastle, NSW 2302
- Spear West – 2/1 Baden Street, Osborne Park.
Western Australia. 6017
- Extreme Spearfishing – 1/539 Pitwater Road
Brookevale, Sydney NSW 2100
USA Spearfishing Retail Stores
The Dive Source – Florida
16 #2, 3721, St Augustine, Florida
Oregon Freediving Company – Oregon City 919 7th
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