Tyler Mclaughlin is a TV personality and fisherman best known for his performances on the National Geographic reality show Wicked Tuna. For a long time, the show has fascinated and amused millions of people all around the world.

Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education

Tyler began fishing at the age of three, when he went fishing with his father. His father guided him and taught him everything he knew about fishing, and he acquired a strong interest in it.

Tyler was not particularly bright academically when he was in school. He attended Brighton Academy before transferring to Nichols College, where he graduated in 2011. Tyler went on to buy his own fishing boat and begin his commercial fishing business after finishing his basic academic studies.

Tyler had a passion for tennis in addition to fishing. He was a part of his high school tennis team for four years and later played tennis at Nichols College.

Tyler Mclaughlin’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions

Tyler Mclaughlin, who was born on December 22, 1987, is 34 years old as of today, June 12, 2022. His height is 187 cm, and he weighs 70 kg.

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Tyler Mclaughlin posing for a photograph(source Instagram)

Tyler Mclaughlin’s Profession & Career

Tyler isn’t the only one in the family that enjoys fishing. Tyler’s sister, like his father, enjoys fishing and joined him on the ‘Pinwheel.’ This occurred following the terrible death of Nicholas “Duffy” Fudge.

She already knows how to operate a boat and was able to catch a Bluefin tuna weighing over 800 pounds alongside her brother. She got her captain’s license, allowing her to be Tyler’s right-hand lady on the ‘Pinwheel.’

Tyler had a tremendous struggle in 2018 that pushed him to the limit. He lost his good friend Nicholas ‘Duffy’ Fudge, who had ‘the bends,’ a condition that primarily affects deep-sea and scuba divers.

Decompression sickness is another name for this illness. Decompression sickness is caused by rising pressure when a diver returns to the surface of the water too quickly, according to the University of Michigan Health.

Tyler recalls his first catch with Fudge as a bittersweet recollection. Since Fudge’s death, he has continued to make great catches that he dedicates to Fudge and utilizes to honor his legacy. Fudge made many appearances on Wicked Tuna and its spin-off show, Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks.

Tyler, as many people already know, operates from a boat nicknamed the ‘Pinwheel.’ According to The Sun, his boat will cost roughly $280,000 to buy. However, most fishing boats cost between $20,000 and $100,000.

People are also curious about the meaning of the boat’s name, Pinwheel. This is what their fishing community refers it when a tuna acquires deadly levels of hypoxia. This normally leads the tuna to become fatigued, making it simpler to catch.

Achievements and Awards

Tyler is not only admired for his fishing abilities, but also for the tremendous fearlessness that he exhibits on occasion. Tyler saved two people from a sinking yacht called Miss Sambvca in October of 2014.

Tyler received the First Responder Award in 2015 for his brave actions. The two rescued members were transferred to a hospital in Gloucester, Massachusetts, but were soon discharged due to their speedy recuperation.

When Tyler heard the distress signal from Miss Sambvca, he rushed in to assist in any manner he could. DawnMarieCorneau, an American Red Cross member, also presented him with the outstanding medal.

Tyler Mclaughlin’s Salary and Net Worth

Tyler has been commercial fishing for many years and has acquired a reputation as one of the top fishermen around. He has worked extremely hard to build his current domination in the field, and it does not appear that he is about to relent.

Tyler’s love of fishing has earned him a net worth of $500 thousand as of June 2022. Tyler makes the majority of his money from fish sales and the money he earns from the show.

Tyler Mclaughlin continues to fish because he genuinely enjoys it. He also keeps his audience entertained with his act. We wish him the best of luck in his future undertakings.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name Tyler Mclaughlin
Real Name/Full Name Tyler Mclaughlin
Gender Male
Age 34 years old
Birth Date 22nd December 1987
Birth Place Rye Harbor, New Hampshire, USA
Nationality American
Height 6 feet 2 inches (187cm)
Weight 70Kg (154lbs)
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status In a relationship
Wife/Spouse (Name) N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter) No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name) Yes (Savannah Tarpley)
Is Tyler Mclaughlin Gay? No
Profession Commercial fisherman and TV personality
Salary N/A
Net Worth in 2022 $500 Thousand
Brands N/A
Hobbies N/A

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