Captain
Pigeot Jean-Pierre

Member since May 2014

Grande Riviere Noire, Mauritius

Background
Capt. Jean-Pierre has been sport fishing for over 20 years now. In both 2007 and 2013, Jean-Pierre emerged as the winner of the coveted SIOBC - South Indian Ocean Billfish Cup. Among other notable achievements, he has also been a runner-up for the Marlin World Cup in 2004, and back again in 2010.

Hey, I'm Captain Pigeot Jean-Pierre

Grande Riviere Noire, Mauritius
Background
Capt. Jean-Pierre has been sport fishing for over 20 years now. In both 2007 and 2013, Jean-Pierre emerged as the winner of the coveted SIOBC - South Indian Ocean Billfish Cup. Among other notable achievements, he has also been a runner-up for the Marlin World Cup in 2004, and back again in 2010.

My Charter Listing

Hooker 1

Grande Riviere Noire
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Fishing Reports

Skipjacks and 523lbs blue marlin

August 02, 2015

Great day for these first time fishermen. Started at 07h00 and after one hour, we came across hundreds of birds following a school of Skipjacks and as soon as we reached the school six of nine lines out started… Read Full Report →


Black marlin, yellowfin and bonito

June 14, 2015

Started at 09h00 and went north for a change this time. Lot of rain and windy for the next three hours and no activity at the surface so we went to a nearby FAD and found lots of birds… Read Full Report →


Non stop action

June 05, 2015

Went for a night trip on Friday 06 june with some local customers. What a great time, non stop action with dogtooth tuna, trevally, , snapper, groupers and other bottom fish. Read Full Report →


Wahoo and dorados

May 26, 2015

Our faithful customer Nigel came back again for a full day trip and again had a wonderful day with 17 wahoos and 3 dorados. Read Full Report →


Striped marlin, dorados and yellowfin.

May 19, 2015

Another good day fishing on Hooker 1. Starting with some yellow fin and then found some dorados and managed to catch 10 nice dorados. And about one hour before coming back at around 5 miles from the harbour we… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.84
out of 5 stars from 27 reviews
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Full day in excellent company
Full day in excellent company
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Good experience
95%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
65%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
63%
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Mauritius
 5.00
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Full day in excellent company

VERIFIED   February 18, 2019
I had the pleasure of a full day trip on one of JPs boats. jP himself did not participate, which initially disappointed me,...
Per V. recommends Hooker 1
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Joseph B.
Stondon Massey, England
 5.00
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Night fishing

VERIFIED   July 30, 2018
I took the night fishing trip with my 10myear old son, JP organised with transport which was punctual, we arrived to the boat...
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Michael W.
Saint Petersburg, FL
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Great Trip

VERIFIED   NEW  February 28, 2019
Very comfortable boat, Great Crew! The tackle was a bit weathered but got the job done on this 585lb Blue Marlin. I highly...
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Peter S.
Sandton
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Half dayvtrip

VERIFIED   NEW  March 19, 2019
Hooked and landed a 755lb Blue Marlin. Unbelievable experience.
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Robert S.
Mauritius
 5.00
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Fishing with Pigeot

VERIFIED   January 12, 2019
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