Destination Guatemala: Capt. Chris Sheeder Releases His 20,000th Billfish at the Casa Vieja Lodge

Casa Vieja Lodge

A remarkable feat took place this week in Guatemala from Captain Chris Sheeder at the Casa Vieja Lodge.

In what seems like a an error of having a couple of extra zeros, Capt. Chris Sheeder truly did release his 20,000th billfish!

From the Casa Vieja Lodge:

“Casa Vieja Lodge’s Capt. Chris Sheeder yesterday reached one of the most significant milestones to date in his career aboard the Rum Line (40’ Gamefisherman), releasing his 20,000th billfish! He is one of only 3 Captain’s to every reach this record in the history of the sport and he is the youngest to have ever done it. Casa Vieja Lodge congratulates Capt. Chris Sheeder and his crew for their professionalism, courtesy and commitment to excellence in the sportfishing arena. ‘We know there will be many more to come’ commented Jim Turner, Casa Vieja’s proprietor.”

In short, wow. To check out more from Casa Vieja Lodge, please click here.

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