So, what is skishing?

Skishing = An extreme form of surfcasting, wherein the participant fishes with rod & reel while swimming.  The word is a combination of “Ski”+”Fishing, as a large fish can provide a nice tow through the water.  Originated in Montauk, NY, this sport is gaining popularity among hardcore surfcasters who’s primary target is striped bass.

This site is dedicated to the skishing articles, stories and photos of the hardcore and extreme surfcasters & skishers of New England.