Are you ready to Red Gill? Tourney to commence May 28

May 26, 2017
By Marcy Shortuse

The Red Gill Invitational Tarpon Tournament may be new to you, but this is actually the second year this event will be held.
Fishing takes place on Sunday, May 28 from 5 to 8 p.m. in Boca Grande Pass and an awards ceremony will be held at Whidden’s Marina directly afterward.
The cost to enter is $650 per boat, with cash prizes awarded to first and second place.
The first place team will be the one with the most releases, the second place team will have the second-most releases.
There are also prizes awarded for the first fish released and the last fish caught during tournament time. Each boat is eligible for only one prize.
For more information contact William Woodroffe at or by calling (813) 310-1609.