Red Gill postponed until June 20, El Torneo Mas Rico to be held in June

May 22, 2020
By Marcy Shortuse

UPDATE … RED GILL POSTPONED …
The Red Gill Invitational Tarpon Tournament has been postponed until Saturday, June 20, due to a strong possibility of bad weather later today.
For those of you who have paid, you can either roll the money over to the 20th or see William Woodroffe for a refund minus the price of the tee shirts.
Call/text at (813) 310-1609 to make arrangements.

STAFF REPORT – Next up for fishing tournaments is the Red Gill Invitational, to be held on Sunday, May 24 from 5 to 8 p.m.

This is the fifth year the Red Gill – a tarpon tournament – has been held. The entry fee is $600 and there are cash prizes for first fish, last fish, most releases and second most releases.

There’s still time to give tournament coordinator William Woodroffe a call at (813) 310-1609 or Melissa Steyer at (941) 979-2676 for registration and payment.

On Thursday and Friday, June 4 and 5, Woodroffe will hold the first ever El Torneo Mas Rico – The Quarantine Classic.

Fishing times are 3 to 7 p.m. each day. The entry fee will be $2,000.

Teams can register with Melissa Steyer (941) 979-2676 or with Woodroffe at (813) 310-1609.