Our Captains

Our Captains 2017-09-24T21:24:25+00:00
Bobby Du Plessis

David Wilmot

David grew up fishing with he’s father chasing a wide variety of fish, from peacock bass in the Amazon to all the game fish species South Africa has to offer. He is especially passionate about billfish and has spent the last five years fishing for them exclusively.  David will always make sure the client’s needs are met and is happy to pass down any knowledge he has learned over the last fourteen years of fishing.

Malan Horak

Malan Horak is the latest addition to join the Team Soolyman. As with all our captains, he hails from South Africa and the windy city of Port Elizabeth. Malan is an avid hunter/fisherman and comes from a family of professional hunters. His enthusiasm and energy is second to none and in the short time he has been with us, he has managed to figure out the fishing off Fujairah and put his customers onto some good fish daily. A great young captain and angler with a wealth of knowledge and stories to share. Malan is a passionate young captain holding all the required licenses and offshore qualifications.

Malan Horak
Dylan Van Breda

Dylan Van Breda

Dylan grew up fishing the waters of the Eastern Cape catching anything that would eat a bait, lure or fly. His passion for fishing was passed down at a young age from fishing with his father who taught him the tricks over the years. Artificial and top water lures are his specialty and he loves targeting all gamefish with his wide knowledge of surface lures and presentation. Dylan holds all the required qualifications and his passion for this sport is highly addictive.

Devan Sadie

Devan comes from East London and grew up fishing with the many commercials and learned their secrets over the years. He is also very passionate about angling and ensures that his customers are given 100% attention during the trip and he likes to pass on his information and educate newcomers about our exciting sport. Devan is also holding all the required qualifications and is fast becoming a regularly requested captain with our Soolyman clients.

Devan Sadie
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