The Lemon Bay Touchdown Club’s 2015 In-Shore Off-Shore Fishing Tournament will be Aug. 7-8 at Gasparilla Marina in Placida. Payout is $12,000 based on 70 boats for this fourth-annual tournament.
Anglers will fish for grouper and snapper and a mystery fish in the off-shore division. In-shore fishermen will go for redfish, trout and a mystery fish. Cost per boat is $350 for up to four anglers. Additional anglers are $75 apiece. Entry includes high-quality fishing shirts for each angler, a goody bucket and dinner at the weigh-in.
A mandatory captain’s meeting is set for 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7 at the marina, 15001 Gasparilla Rd, Placida. Food and beer will be provided. Off-shore fishermen may begin fishing following the meeting. In-shore fishermen will fish on Saturday, Aug. 8.
Tournament officials seeking sponsors at various levels. All proceeds benefit the Lemon Bay Manta Ray football team.
For more information and updates, visit lbtdclub.com, or contact Tom Hinck at 941-716-0442, John Redman at 941-716-2795 or Dan Reigle at 941-716-2795.
At: Gasparilla Marina
Placida FL, 33946