Captain
Richard Tovar

Member since April 2019 Panama City, Panama
Background
Captain Richard is 33 years old and has been sportfishing all his life. He started alone when he was 16 and also worked as Doc Master at the "Tropic Star Lodge" for 2 years, taking care of the logistics and fishing. He worked at the Gamboa Marina Resort as Marina and fishing manager. This is the first boat he owns but he has managed the fishing and logistics part of his friend's boat. Captain Richard participates in the Yamaha Tournament, Hacienda del Mar Tournament, Fishing and Yacht Club tournament, and some other local ones. He also owns a rowing gym where he trains people for international championships. The captain speaks English and Spanish.
Techniques
Pelagic: trolling lures, trolling live bait, down rigger, popping, casting In shore: jiguing, trolling deep divers, live bait, down rigger, casting bait

Hey, I'm Captain Richard Tovar

Panama City, Panamá
Background
Captain Richard is 33 years old and has been sportfishing all his life. He started alone when he was 16 and also worked as Doc Master at the "Tropic Star Lodge" for 2 years, taking care of the logistics and fishing. He worked at the Gamboa Marina Resort as Marina and fishing manager. This is the first boat he owns but he has managed the fishing and logistics part of his friend's boat. Captain Richard participates in the Yamaha Tournament, Hacienda del Mar Tournament, Fishing and Yacht Club tournament, and some other local ones. He also owns a rowing gym where he trains people for international championships. The captain speaks English and Spanish.
Techniques
Pelagic: trolling lures, trolling live bait, down rigger, popping, casting In shore: jiguing, trolling deep divers, live bait, down rigger, casting bait

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Fish In Panama Charters

Excellent
5.0 / 5
(4 reviews)
Panama City
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Cooper J. P.
Tuscaloosa, AL
Excellent
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5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Las Perlas Trip

VERIFIED   Perlas Offshore Trip on September 6, 2022
We had a fantastic day! I cannot say enough good things about Captain Richard and his professional crew. They were prompt,...
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Sharon G.
Westminster, CO
Excellent
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Great fishing

VERIFIED   Perlas Offshore Trip on December 27, 2021
Richard and Ricardo the captain the captain and first mate were very knowledgeable fellows and a joy to fish with. They were...
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Brandon W.
Cape Girardeau, MO
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Perfect Day

VERIFIED   Offshore Trip on August 13, 2022
Very good captain.
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Randall G.
Excellent
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Fishing with Richard

VERIFIED   Offshore Trip on September 3, 2021
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