Martin Simmons & Keith McBride
Martin Simmons has been a professional fisherman for over 10 years. His talent and skill for redfish go back to when he was a 14-year-old kid in St Augustine, FL. It was at this same time and place that he discovered his passion for tournament fishing in local and surrounding areas for various species, such as trout, sheepshead, flounder and redfish.
A true ambassador to the sport, Marty is known on tour for his positive attitude and easy going personality. He travels all over the southeastern United States competing in redfish tournaments. Marty’s main sponsor is Sunset Grille Restaurant (Sunset Grille Pro Redfish Team), but he is also sponsored by numerous other well-known companies, including: Mercury Marine, Motorguide, Hells Bay Boatworks, Orange Star Rods, Ward Media Group, Oceanwave Sunglasses, Eagle Claw, Raymarine, Powerpole Shallow Anchor, Tibbs Tees, Salty Crew, Fishbites, Aquaflauge, Simix Protection Sheild, S&A Leisure’s, and ATM Solutions. All of which have recognized his passion and skill and have backed him confidently over the years. Originally from New York, Marty has loved fishing since he was old enough to hold a rod and reel. He now lives in St. Augustine, FL with his wife Gloria and their three children.
Capt. Keith McBride is a Florida native and has been fishing the Northeast Region of Florida for the past 25 years. Not only does Capt McBride love fishing recreationally, but he has spent the last 10 years fishing on the pro circuits. He competes on the Redfish Cup Series, Inshore Redfish Tour, Extreme Redfish Series, Florida Pro Redfish Series, and the Florida Lure Anglers Association. Fishing Inshore has been were Capt Keith spends most of his time on the water fishing for Redfish, Flounder, Sea Trout, and Tarpon.