Hometown: Katy, TX
Family members: Two younger sisters, Kaylen and Kristen
Pets: Two golden retrievers, Cali and Camo
Current Sea-Doo Model: FishPro
Fascinated by just about any species of gilled marine life, Naegeli documents his adventures as “The Fish Whisperer”, and there could not be a more accurate description for the 21-year-old native of Katy, Texas. Whether fishing from shore, kayak or Sea-Doo FishPro, no one gets more up close and personal with his catch than Naegeli. And the experiences he shares with thousands of followers are must-see veiwing for any passionate fisherman!
How did your interest in PWCs start? I got into kayaking a few years ago and loved the fact that I could fish in places that boats can’t. The ease of unloading and maintenance is awesome.
Who makes up your typical riding crew? 90% of the time I am on the water by myself. The other 10% is either with a cameraman or close friends.
Favorite place to ride? Lake Somerville.
Dream place to ride? Key West, Florida
Describe your perfect day on the water: My perfect day on the water would be sight-fishing my favorite species, alligator gar, with a fly rod in crystal clear water. I have always dreamed of catching one over 100lbs using a fly rod.
Describe your life away from the water: My life away from the water consists of editing videos and attending college.
What’s your one must-have accessory for your Sea-Doo? A life jacket. Anything can happen out on the water and it’s important to take precautions.
What’s one innovation you’d like to see on a Sea-Doo that doesn’t currently exist? A power-pole on the back would be a great addition.
Favorite place to eat? Fuego Tortilla Grill in College Station, TX.
First artist you add to your play list? Tyler Childers, Cody Jinks, The Eagles.
Celebrity or person you’d most like to ride with? Jeremy Wade