It has been confirmed on social media that Captain Travis Holeman, host of “Chasin’ the Sun” on Discovery Channel has passed away.
According to a report from sources, Travis Holeman suffered a sudden cardiac arrest and despite CPR and other attempts to save him, his body finally succumbed to the onslaught and cascading aftermaths of Covid 19.
The Fly Rod Chronicles With Curtis Fleming took to their official verified Facebook page to confirm the sad demise of Travis.
Read Excerpts From What Their FB Post:- Today we lost a great. A great man, angler and fishing industry icon. Those who had the pleasure to know Travis Holeman understood his value. This man will be greatly missed and never forgotten with each passing day. We should all count our blessings to watch the sun come up. Keep on “Chasin the Sun” RIP brother. Thoughts and prayers for the Holeman Family.
Today we lost a great.
A great man, angler and fishing industry icon. Those who had the pleasure to know Travis Holeman understood his value.
This man will be greatly missed and never forgotten with each passing day. We should all count our blessings to watch the sun com… pic.twitter.com/Fpg0bmLp3P
— Curtis Fleming (@FRCcrew) May 19, 2021
Also reacting to Travis death the LTB Latitude Tournament Boats Inc described him as a bosom friend who was always there when you needed to talk.
As Posted On Their Page – Heaven Gained Another Angel today. Capt Travis Holeman, I love you and will forever cherish the memories we made. The stories and amazing talks we use to have. The friend who was always there when I needed to talk. Bear Holeman, Jenn, Brannon, mom and dad Greg Holeman, Renee Holeman my prayers are with you xoxo. Travis, you impacted so many lives and will be missed by All of us. May you fish Calm Waters and Hunt in Gods Country. Holeman Strong xoxoxo. Praying for Travis Holeman Page on FB.
Who Is Travis Holeman?
Travis Holeman was an angler, hunter, fishing expert and TV host. He was a popular host on Chasin The Sun On Discovery Channel.
He is also the owner of Keywestangling and TravisHoleman.com.
Travis has a diverse background in all things fishing. From guiding to numerous IGFA world records to tournament angling, his goal has been to help others achieve their dreams.
With over 25 years of guiding experience, Travis earned his “PhD” in fish catching on the ESPN2 Redfish Cup, FLW, IFA Pro, SKA, several TV top team invite tournaments and billfish tournaments.
He bagged his BA in Liberal Arts, Sociology from the University of Central Oklahoma.