Captain
Gregory Hopping

Member since June 2014

Apia, Samoa

Background
Captain Gregory Hopping has been fishing all over the world, but he fell in love with it while he was growing up in Sydney. When he discovered Samoa, after running charters in various countries, he decided to open a fishing business there, and he hasn't looked back since. He's a certified IGFA captain, a passionate conservationist, and a big proponent of Billfish catch-and-release.

Hey, I'm Captain Gregory Hopping

Apia, Samoa
Background
Captain Gregory Hopping has been fishing all over the world, but he fell in love with it while he was growing up in Sydney. When he discovered Samoa, after running charters in various countries, he decided to open a fishing business there, and he hasn't looked back since. He's a certified IGFA captain, a passionate conservationist, and a big proponent of Billfish catch-and-release.

My Charter Listings

MV Pure Indulgence - Troppo Fishing

Apia
trips from US$ 1400

Fishing Reports

Troppo Samoa Report May - June 2016

May 20, 2016

Another terrific month of fishing has seen the continuation of a solid yellowfin run and an ongoing increase in the size and numbers of mahi mahi and wahoo been landed. The best fishing has been had strait out the… Read Full Report →

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Justin Molloy
Serbia
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MV Pure Indulgence - Troppo Fishing

May 24, 2016
Booking trip at short notice was great. Talking with skipper prior we made plan to go later in day as skipper indicated yellowfin...
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Brett Haney
Traralgon, Victoria
 5.00
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Pure Indulgence Samoa

May 4, 2015
Greg, Loota and Sam were fantastic hosts and very experienced fishermen. There was none of this just chucking out a few Skirted...
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Brad Pinch
Carnegie, Victoria
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May 1, 2015
Amazing location, Amazing crew and the best fishing trip money can buy. I’ve fished three years in a row with Troppo...
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Sean Heinemann
Morwell, Victoria
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GO TROPPO IN SAMOA

April 28, 2014
Fished with Greg and Loota 3 times, had a ball every time, plenty of fish, laughs, beer and tequila. Cant wait to get over...
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