Matt Budd is a second generation USCG certified captain and son of a well known local fishing guide, Cliff Budd. Matt feels truly privileged to have grown up in Jupiter, Florida and wants to share his knowledge with your children. Matt is a former EMT, Firefighter, and state certified Fire Inspector. This background adds safety to your child's learning adventure.

About Your Captain




As a father himself, Matt understands the importance in educating our children while they are young, and that is just what Jupiter Fishing Academy is designed to do. Matt takes a special interest in working with young people because he knows that they hold the future of our ocean's ecosystem in their hands.

When Matt isn't on he water fishing, you'll find him freediving, spearfishing, surfing or practicing his Jiujitsu.


Contact: 561-262-1056

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