Welcome to Hold Fast

Hello, I'm Graham Hooper, President of The Hold Fast Foundation. We operate out of Miami, Florida. I am a boat captain for the last 20 years here in Miami. In 2003 I suffered a spinal injury that left me in a wheelchair. I always loved the ocean and it's soothing feeling and bounty that it holds. I learned how to drive a boat and fish again after my injury and wanted to pass this fun on to others.

The Miami VA and the local disabled community is who I serve. I enjoy the look and mood after our guests' have had a day out on the water, they seem to leave all that troubles them on land and at least for a day they can be free.

Our previous boat was a 46' Bertram. We are currently building a Epic 23' bay boat that can fish offshore for Dolphin and Sailfish, and inshore for Permit, Snook, and Tarpon. We have outfitted the boat with the latest gear and electronics.

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Support

The Hold Fast Foundation is a 501.c3 not for profit Charity. We greatly appreciate donations to keep our fishing adventures going.

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fishing

We fish offshore for Dolphin and Sailfish. We also do some inshore fishing for Permit, Snook and Tarpon.

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Our mission is for Veterans and the Disabled to come together and enjoy boating and fishing. We encourage you to come out and enjoy a day on the water!

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OUR GOAL IS TO FACILITATE PEOPLE TO OVERCOME THEIR BOUNDARIES AND WORK TOGETHER ON THE WATER.