Kind-Hearted 'Captain Kip' Takes Veterans on Fishing Trips

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thankful to be able to come out like this be with your vet from friends and be taken out in a private boat I mean that's terrific on a recent summer morning a group of men set out on a fishing expedition off the south coast of New York's Long Island they've never met each other what they had in common they're all veterans they owe the outing to Kipp Johanneson aka Captain Kidd two koreas my first one I was in a commercial diver and then in 1983 I broke my neck in a diving accident and told me that I would walk use my arms ever again miraculously Kipp was able to recover from his accident it paid it forward by forming a non-profit called waves to take veterans and people with disabilities out on the water w-was easy wheelchairs and be for veterans my dad was a veteran and that was real kind of tribute damn to his life I started waves originally it was just going to be for disabled veterans now we change to all veterans anybody about veterans and war people that couldn't get on a fishing boat that trouble and being Parkinson's ms and they you serve or death Kip doesn't do it by himself he has a crew and his service dog Liberty I've gotta just rug the boat and fishing in debates officially I just render button hooks are baited and everything is ready they find a good place to drop anchor right over by that play then it's time to fish fish are first in the morning hold on baby come on to Papa though it seems like a small and simple thing captain Kip's outing means the world to these veterans this is terrific yeah you know yeah boom boom boom you know people catching them and you know that's what we here for another chance belt I appreciate it when people thanked me for my service you know one day I said well you know it was really my privilege you know be able to do it you know I did one with one throw on that rack I served in the United States Navy I went into the aviation field and I worked on p3 Orion's their anti-submarine warfare thanks it's my first time enjoying it so far excellent beautiful really nice nice of them to do such a nice thing what can be a better day than that you know it could be out with veteran friends and be out fishing a shot we've had trips where people don't want to get on the boat at the beginning a trip and then by the time we get back to the dock they don't want to leave the boat so I'd say that's a successful day right after several hours out on the water captain Kip and his crew head back to shore get reflects on the outings it's not about the fish it helps me to help guys we have a great day I can underwater that forget everything about man so beautiful freedom and what we have to do these guys and what better way to be out of a beautiful day nature's all around do these guys are so happy just to be out on the boat do what they love to do you


41 Comments

3.2M subscribers · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

I can’t even catch a fish 😢

Beatriz Bio · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Ok.

Laura Rudolph · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Thats awesome it is great to be out on the water! Great idea especially for wheelchair bound. Kids especially!!

SGT. York · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Salute to Capt. Kip for being a Hero to Veterans!

Rookie Mistake · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Now this is the type of content I subbed for ❤️

Billymadisons Shampoo · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

A boat full of badasses!! Thank u for ur service, fellas.

name surname · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

He is such a kind man!

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JORDIE the Deinky · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

im too early, ain't no good comments yet

Richie Cantos · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Poor fishy,they fought for the bikini bottom and they have to be baited by cheese on a rod but atleast they got released.

DAD is the best and Ethan Reid · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

This man deserves a medal

welcome to shanti channel and i play Fortnite · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

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Two Crazy and Lazy Dogs · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

What a kind heart!

imany's life · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Kip means chicken in dutch

Benard Haszleton · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

We all thank you for your service and sacrifice to protect and our country

Sydney Keller · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

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PrPro03 · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

rip Russi Taylor

Le Ngoc Khanh · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

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hit_the _doink · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

If you like veterans leave a like and thank you for your service!!

jax the nibba · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

im just watching inside edition at 4am right now lol

Sky 122 · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

I love your video and I’m Young but I like to Watch inside edition .

Horny Giorny · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

f e e s h

Storm vader · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

lisa confronts the fish

Chadster1244 · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Who else clicked on the notification when it popped up

Im gifting my next 20 subscribers

Joseph Stalin · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

I give all Veterans and people like Captain Kip Gulag passes

Cademan Caden · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

You're a good man Captain Kip. Thank you for your service.

kio kay · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

He big gay 🙊🙈💦💦💦

Jamie Drama · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Got space for my dad and his veteran mates

Da NASCAR Guy · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Whose fallen off a boat? ✋

Angel Follower27 · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Who in the world would dislike this?!?!?!?!

xxxtarntation Onfroy · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Aww❤

Phoenix Boggs · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

WOW

Mr. Clean · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

aye Got space for my Grandpa too? .

BirdsCan't Fly · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

I've never been fishing, but I would love to!

Anish Kanhere · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Can i be in a video

Anish Kanhere · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

I watch all your videos

Marisa Christine · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Idk why but I always feel so bad for the fishes when they’re on the hook 😭

Kids Harlen · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Hello early squad!!!!

Yanny nomnom · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

We need more people like this in the world 👍

adna mesanovic · July 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Hahaha!

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