Marine Vet Meets Lake Okeechobee

Sometimes life throws you a curveball and you’re forced to adapt, then there are times where it works out perfectly. This U.S. Marine vet shares his story.

In honor of Military History Month I’ve been looking to speak with men and women who have military experience and love to fish. I found just the person without having to look very far.

In the middle of Port St. Lucie, Florida, I had the opportunity to hear Nolan Helmer’s story and find out what it’s like to be “Living the Dream.” The sport of fishing has a way of turning strangers into friends and cleansing us from the daily madness of a busy lifestyle. He had just moved from Indiana to Florida and wanted nothing more than to dig into saltwater fishing.

He picked up his life and moved it just to experience something he’s been dreaming of for years. That’s what I call ‘living.’

Meet Nolan Helmer:

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