Meet the Captain 


10.4 lb CALICO BASS - SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND

Capt. Ben Florentino, Owner | Operator

Ben Florentino is a Coast Guard Licensed Captain with over 25+ years of Saltwater angling experience.  Ben is an experienced waterman, and an avid Saltwater bass tournament angler fishing the SWBA & SBS series.

Over the past 10+ years, Ben has accomplished multiple tournament wins, top 10 finishes, big bass awards, and an AOY title. His expertise in our local inshore and offshore waters will help you become a better angler, put you on the fish, and teach you tips & tricks for success on the water!

Personal Bests:

  • Calico Bass - 10.4 lbs - San Clemente Island
  • Spotted Bay Bass - 3.5 lbs - Long Beach (Inner Harbor)
  • Sand Bass - 8.3 lbs - Huntington Flats
 

Accomplishments


  • 2nd Place - 2016 SWBA California Offshore Challenge
  • Big Fish Award - 2016 SWBA C.O.C. Day 1
  • Mega-Bag - 2016 SWBA C.O.C. Day 1
  • 2nd Place - 2015 SWBA Season Finale
  • Big Fish Award - 2013 SWBA Long Beach, CA
  • Big Fish Award - 2013 SWBA Dana Point, CA
  • 1st Place - 2012 SWBA Marina Del Rey, CA
  • 1st Place - 2012 SWBA Newport Beach, CA
  • 1st Place - 2011 SWBA Marina Del Rey, CA
  • Season Champions - 2009 SWBA Elite Championship
  • 1st Place - 2007 SWBA Fundraiser Catalina Island, CA
  • 3rd Place Overall Points - 2007 SWBA Tournament Series
  • 1st Place - 2006 SWBA Dana Point, CA
  • Big Fish Award - 2006 SWBA Dana Point, CA
  • 1st Place - 2006 SWBA Palos Verdes, CA
  • 3rd Place Overall Points - 2006 SWBA Tournament Series
  • Anglers of the Year (AOY) - 2005 SWBA Tournament Series
  • 1st Place - 2005 SWBA Palos Verdes, CA
  • 1st Place - PCYC Bass Division
 

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