Category Archives: Videos

Off the Hook Extreme Catches aired last Sunday

Off the Hook Extreme Catches, the episode where I bring Eric Young spearfishing under the ice aired on Sunday at 8pm eastern time on Animal Planet! The show is on the Animal Planet website if you are in the US. Outside you may have to download it from a torrent, look for “off the… Read More »

Production of an Episode of Off the Hook, Extreme Catches with Eric Young and me.

Last year I spent a four days on Block Island with Professional Wrestler Eric Young. My challenge was  to prepare him to spearfish at the Race. Obviously, the Race is not a place where you take new freedivers. Actually, no one should dive there given the speed of the current, the darkness of the water, the dept,… Read More »

Fun with TBAR speargun prototype

Here is the Tbar speargun prototype test video. This speargun was built for entertainment value alone. I do believe this sort of off the wall design helps me rethink my spearguns. Spearfishing with this prototype is quite feasible though. I don’t thing spearfishermen would hesitate one second to bring this thing spearfishing. The prototype was… Read More »

Feeding bluegills

More and more often, the St-Lawrence Seaway becomes so warm that it is possible to dive without a wetsuit. It seems each new year we beat the previous’ year heat records. Here I am feeding tooty bluegills in my speedo.

GoPro en mode 1080p ou MP4

L’ouverture de la pêche à Montréal, c’est surtout l’ouverture printanière de la pêche au doré. Il y a bien une saison hivernale. Il est possible de le chasser jusqu’au 31 mars si vous avez une bonne combinaison et que vous savez où ils se cachent pendant l’hiver. Pour ma part, je n’en vois pas souvent… Read More »

Cuban lionfish sting experience!

Since the lionfish population is targeted for eradication we decided to help and try our hand at pole spearing lionfish. We were quite successful. We speared dozens without much incident… until this time. We were diving a wreck in 70 feet of water.

Catching sturgeons by hand

In june 2010 JJ and me went diving in the St-Laurent in front of Montreal. We were met with the largest school of sturgeons we’d seen in our lives. We started filming but we soon regressed to our 5 year old selves… Catching sturgeons by hand