Captain Rob Taylor (USCG Licensed) of Newport Sport Fishing Charters located in beautiful Newport, Rhode Island. Captain Taylor has been fishing the waters off Newport, Block Island, Narragansett Bay and the off-shore waters of the south coast for over 15 years. A Newport resident, he has extensive knowledge of the southern New England waters; and prides himself on finding fish and ensuring his customers leave with a great hands on, educational fishing experience.
Captain Taylor is a multi time winner of the “On the Water” Striper Cup, and has tournament wins in the Monster Shark Tournament and Run and Gun Bluefin Shoot Out. His fishing success led to appearances on Netflix Chasing Monster with Cyril Chaquet, and NBC Sports Season on the Edge with Ken Baldwin. Although he is busy commercial and charter fishing, in his free time he is surf casting at his new secret fishing spot, to find out where and when the big bass are.