Guy Harvey Magazine

SUM 2013

Guy Harvey Magazine is focused on fishing, boating, scuba diving, and marine conservation. Portfolios from the world's best fishing photographers, articles on gear, travel, tournaments, apparel, lifestyle, seafood recipes, sustainable fisheries.

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In Honor of Jose Family and friends pull together to continue the generous legacy of one of fshing's brightest stars. Best known for his Spanish Fly television show, Jose Wejebe was a master light tackle and fy fsherman with a gift for connecting with people and inspiring a passion in them for fshing and the marine world. His top-rated show helped establish ESPN2 as a viable network and it exposed thousands of anglers to new fshing techniques and locales around the globe. More signifcantly to those closest to him, Jose was known Jose Wejebe, late host of the popular Spanish Fly television series. for his selfess nature and donated his time, money and equipment to numerous other independent companies have donated boxes The Jose Wejebe Spanish Fly Memorial charities. On April 6, 2012, Jose's life was cut short in full of gear to the foundation's wish recipients. The Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-proft organization. a tragic, small plane crash. In honor of his memory, Square Grouper, Jose's favorite restaurant, and the Details on current and future projects can be found family and friends have established the Jose Wejebe fshing community have also come together, ofering at the foundation's website, and donations can be Spanish Fly Memorial Foundation. One of its primary countless "gifts in kind" contributions. Fishing guides made online or by contacting them directly. missions is to support the Make-a-Wish Foundation® , throughout the Keys and around the world have or email one of Jose's favorite charities, by providing fshing ofered and donated their services, as well. Currently, adventures for those facing life's biggest challenges. the foundation has three more wishes in the works, In the past year, the foundation has already and is looking forward to granted four fshing wishes, made possible by many what the future brings. As fshing industry partners who have come alongside Jose would say, "With these in support and honor of Jose's memory. Under experiences, you truly get Armour, Yeti, Shimano, Costa Sunglasses and many more than you give."

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