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

May 22, 2020
By Marcy Shortuse

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.