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Glenn "Hammer" Hammond was born in Houston, TX. His Grandparents owned
a bait camp on the North Jetties in
Bolivar, TX so Glenn
started fishing the coast as a small child. As he grew up, Glenn and his brothers
would ride their bikes to
bayous, ponds, and lakes to fish.
When Glenn was old enough to get a car he migrated back to the coast to fish.
Melinda Hilliard Hammond was born in Houston, TX. Her
Parents owned a beach house in Surfside back in the 50's so Melinda
fishing the coast as a baby and did so until Hurricane Carla sent her parents
inland. Once inland Melinda started fishing
the area lakes
until she was able to get back to the coast.
Melinda meet back in 1980 when their love for fishing got them together. They
have been fishing ever since then and
have been able to
fish all over the world. Their fishing travels have taken them to Europe, Hawaii,
Jamacia, The Bahamas,
Mexico, and all over the Texas Gulf
Glenn and Melinda like trying their skills at
tournament fishing and have placed in the top numerous times. Glenn has won 1st
Red, 1st place Trout and in the same tournament Melinda took 2nd place Red and
3rd place Trout. Melinda also likes to
the Ladies only tournaments.
She fishes the "Lady King Fish" tournament in South Padre Island and
in 1998 she took the title
"Grand Champion" of
the bay division and 2nd pace Trout. To qualiy for "Grand Champion"
status you must catch a Texas Grand
2001 Glenn applied to Sea School and obtained his Captain's license. And as they
say, "The rest is History". To fish with
Glenn "Hammer" Hammond is and educational and entertaining experience.
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