About Joey Leggio


Capt. Joey Leggio is a retired FDNY firefighter that has a passion for salt water. Joey and his fishing buddy Ralph started a web page called www.ChasinTailTV.com and a YouTube page titled the same, to help people, both young and old get into the sport of fishing and the help beginners improve on their game. Joey once said that his whole life he has served as a public servant so why stop now. But his service is now sharing his years of fishing knowledge with the public. Joey is a huge advocate of the “Take a Kid Fishing” program. From there Joey started a small charter business where he would guide people on their boats and give them hands on training with inshore fishing. Joey also started guiding on his own boat, Frankie James, for all inshore species and is licensed as a 4-man charter boat. Joey has been asked to be on national TV 6 times, 5 Lunkervilleepisodes, 1 IGFA Saltwater Adventures episode and is now a staff member with the Saltwater Sportsman National Seminar Series with George Poveromo.

Captain Joey and his 23-foot Maritime Skiff Frankie James appear in some of the South Bend Tackle commercials fishing with with Mike D. of Lunkerville. Joey has many cover photos and articles in The Long Island Fisherman and Coastal Angler Magazine. Capt. Joey can be reached at CaptJoey@ChasinTailTV.com