If you love fishing and get excited seeing giant fishes pulled out of the ocean, then you must be a fan of National Geography TV show Wicked Tuna by now. The show is about the fisherman based in Glochester, Massachusetts who commercially fishes bluefin tuna meanwhile they take on the challenge to catch more fish than others before the end of the season.
In this article, we have covered one of the stars of the show Dave Carraro who is a licensed pilot, commercial fisherman, and a boat captain of FV-Tuna.com. Know his personal as well as professional life details like his career, net worth, age, girlfriend, married life, children.
Dave Carraro dating a girlfriend hiding detail about his wife and children
When on the sea Dave keeps his methods secret from other fishermen this is also the reason of his long competitive Tuna fishing career. He is no different at all when it comes to his personal life. He has not shared anything about past relationship or indication of having married to someone.
Currently, he seems to have changed his stance as he shared dating a girlfriend. After being single for some period, he is in a relationship with Jess Boardway. The profoundly loving couple is seen hand in hand going on an adventure, spending a vacation or a family time together. Judging by the encouraging relationship between Dave and his girlfriend it won’t be a surprise if they get married any time soon.
Dave Carraro career and progression
For Dave fishing has been a passion since he caught his first as a child. He would fish in the pond with his father, at seven he was fishing in the ocean shores and got his first Bluefin Tuna.
Though born in Tinton, New Jersey he shaped his fishing career growing up in Middleton. Initially, he was regularly boarding on Charted fishing as a customer. He became the first mate of Sea Fox from Atlantic Highland in 1979. By the time he was twenty, Carraro had obtained captain license; he holds a USCG 100-ton Masters License.
Captain Dave Carraro has an invaluable over 38 years’ experience fishing the East Coast, Bahamas, and Mexico. His specialty is Tuna and Cod fishing which is what he spends most of his time doing. Until now his best fishing year has been 2016 when he caught 88 giant tuna, before that, he landed 52 giant tuna in 2011. In addition to fishing, Carraro provides fishing charters and Tour service to his customers.
While his undoubted passion lies in fishing, we cannot change the fact Carraro has been flying over 25 years. He graduated from Sheilds Aviation Academy in 1992 and got his pilot license at the age of 26. Carraro currently captains E190 for Jet Blue Airways Corporation.
As part of National Geography hit show Wicked Tuna, Dave Carraro showcases his fishing ability along with the bright personality that has made him a star. Carraro made his debut in 2012 from the first season of Wicked Tuna and continues to be part of it in 2018.
In the first season, he handed his longtime friend Paul Hebert opportunity as the first mate of his boat FV-Tuna.com. However, as the season went rocky, he fired him. Currently, Hebert owns and captains customized 30 feet boat named Wicked Pissah. The show also includes Glouchester fisherman like TJ Ott and Dave Marciano.
Dave Carraro Net Worth
This TV star is believed to earn $7,000 to $10,000 per episode of the show. There are not any concrete source which can tell his net worth. However, some wiki sources value his net worth at $6 M.
Dave Carraro Wiki/Bio, Age
David Carraro known as Dave was born on April 23, 1965, in Tinton Falls, New Jersey, United States and is 53 years of age. He grew up in Tinton Falls and then in Middleton, New Jersey. He attended Middletown High School and graduated there in 1983.