Directors of Toughness in Florida

Our Directors of Toughness put our essential PFG gear to the test in the South Florida waters with a head-to-head fishing competition.

Catch our Directors of Toughness as they go head-to-head in a fishing competition off the coast of Miami. Who will come out ahead and who will spend the night scrubbing the decks?

All Aboard the Ladyfish

“This is why women are so good at fishing,” Deb laughed, “we have finesse.”

For the Love of Fishing

“The mission was pretty simple. Catch all of the fish and win!”

A Day at the Beach with Florida Sea Grant

“It’s always good to be reminded of the importance of caring for the environment so that it can be preserved and enjoyed by all kinds of people for a very long time.”

Essential Gear for a Day on the Boat

Get to know the gear that Mark and Faith wore while fishing in the South Florida waters.


Faith BriggsFaith Briggs is an avid runner and documentary film maker from Brooklyn, New York. She’s passionate about sharing contemporary stories from diverse communities and can always be found with her camera, whether in the photographer’s pit during New York’s fashion week or in the cloud forests in Honduras. She lives by the motto #goodvibesonly and loves to show that women and girls, quite literally, run the world. You can follow Faith’s journey as Director of Toughness here and social channels including: Twitter | Instagram





Director of Toughness Mark ChaseMark Chase is the first international Director of Toughness and joins the company from Gloucester, England. Raised on a diet of climbing, skiing, camping, hiking and rugby, it was obvious that a warm office and a cozy bed was never going to cut it. An ex Semi-professional Rugby player, Mark is used to pushing himself both mentally and physically and is always up for a challenge. You can follow Mark’s journey as Director of Toughness here and social channels including: Twitter | Instagram