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About Captain Frank

Capt. Frank Crescitelli



World Record Holder

Tournament Champion

TV Personality


Capt. Frank has been fishing NY Harbor/Raritan Bay for over 40 years, and guiding for the last 20 years, as owner of Fin Chaser Charters, the area’s originalfull time Fly & Light Tackle guiding business. Specializing in Fly-fishing & Light Tackle Frank and his team of Captains do it all, from back bay for Striped Bass, Blues & Weakfish to offshore fishing in the canyons for Tuna, Marlin & Sharks.

Frank has coupled with his product knowledge and marketing talents into his own tackle company, Guides Choice Tackle maker of “Guides Secret Professional Grade Fishing Gear.


Capt. Frank in one of the most visible and successful guides in the NY/NJ area. With professional affiliations that range from, heading up the Buddy Davis fishing Team, to Raymarine Pro Ambassador 17 years), Yamaha, Maui Jim, Yeti, Daiwa reels, Lamiglas Rods, Optima BatteryPro-Staff & field tester for Orvis, Cortland Line, Sage, Redington just to name a few


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